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Aug 27, 2014 12:50pm

Lonoke City Pep Rally on Friday

The Lonoke City Wide Pep Rally will kick off at 5:30 p.m. on Aug. 29 at the city park on Center Street. The cheerleaders, band, football, volleyball and golf...

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Jackrabbits back among the elite after run to title game

Mar 20, 2014 9:09am

HOT SPRINGS — The Lonoke Jackrabbits may not have come away with the ultimate prize at last week’s state championship game, they did prove they were back among the elite programs in Class 4A.

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Brookland’s Reece Gamling and Lonoke’s Tykel Gray watch as Blake Mack gets a dunk late in the third quarter of the Class 4A state championship game last week at Summit Arena in Hot Springs. (Photo by Mark Buffalo)

Slow start hurts Jackrabbits in title game loss to Brookland

Mar 19, 2014 9:47pm

HOT SPRINGS — A sixth state title was not meant to be this year for the Lonoke Jackrabbits.

Lonoke got off to a slow start then could not get over the hump as the Brookland Bearcats beat the...

UA fans should forget final week

Mar 13, 2014 6:01am

LITTLE ROCK — A sanity-saving suggestion for fans of Razorback basketball — forget the final week of the regular season.

In Atlanta, the Razorbacks won’t duplicate their shooting performance...

Lonoke’s Ashlyn Allen defends against Star City’s Larena Walker during the first round of the Class 4A state tournament last week at the Gina Cox Center. (Photo by Mark Buffalo)

Lady Rabbits end season with loss to Farmington

Mar 13, 2014 6:01am

The Lonoke Lady Jackrabbits completed their best season since 2010 by going 1-1 in the Class 4A state tournament at the Gina Cox Center.

Lonoke (24-9) knocked off rival Star City 52-44 in...

Lonoke’s Tykel Gray shoots over Nashville’s Brandon Shamrock during the Jackrabbits win over the Scrappers in the state semifinals Monday at the Gina Cox Center. (Photo by Mark Buffalo)

Jackrabbits pull away from Scrappers in semis

Mar 13, 2014 6:01am

For the first time since 2008, the Lonoke Jackrabbits are heading back to the state championship game.

Lonoke knocked off Nashville 50-39 in the semifinals of the Class 4A state tournament...

Members of the Lonoke Jackrabbits basketball team are greeted by primary school students before the team went to Hot Springs to practice Wednesday at Summit Arena in preparation for today’s state championship game against Brookland. (Photo by Mark Buffalo)

Jackrabbits making memories as they play in state title game

Mar 13, 2014 6:00am

This year’s Lonoke Jackrabbits basketball team is making memories according to their coach Dean Campbell.

Lonoke will play Brookland for the Class 4A state title at Summit Arena today at 5:...

Lonoke's Blake Mack on the dunk Friday night against CAC.  Mark Buffalo photo

HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL | Lonoke beats CAC to advance

Mar 07, 2014 10:35pm

LONOKE — The host Jackrabbits defeated Central Arkansas Christian, 56-41, in the 4A tournament at the Gina Cox Center on Friday night.

Lonoke was led by Blake Mack and his 29 points. Mack...

LIVE BLOG - State Basketball Tournament

Updated: Mar 07, 2014 10:21pm

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Lonoke freshman does well in state swim meet

Mar 06, 2014 10:31am

The Lonoke Lady Jackrabbit swim team finished 19th out of 32 teams in the State Championship swim meet this past weekend, and needed just one swimmer to do it.

Freshman Kayla McGee competed...

Lonoke’s Darian Young attempts a three-pointer against Heber Springs in the regular-season finale at the Gina Cox Center on Feb. 14. Young hit six three-pointers in the Jackrabbits’ win over Stuttgart on Saturday. (Photo by Mark Buffalo)

Jackrabbits to face defending champion Apaches in first round

Mar 06, 2014 10:30am

The Lonoke Jackrabbits are back in the state tournament for the first time since 2009. They will play defending Class 4A state champion Pottsville in the first round today at 2:30 p.m. at the Gina...