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5News Ft. Smith-Fayetteville
Arkansas Farmers Get $466 Million For Crop Losses In 2016Lonoke County, Arkansas. (Getty Images). LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — The U.S. Dep
5News Ft. Smith-Fayetteville / Posted 2 days ago
Lonoke County, Arkansas. (Getty Images). LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — The U.S. Department of Agriculture says Arkansas farmers received $466 million in federal “safety net” payments this year for their crop losses in 2016, third highest in the... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Local (holiday) heroesfell across my blanket, I felt comforted by the train passing in the forest."
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
fell across my blanket, I felt comforted by the train passing in the forest." Curran -- whose wife, Jill, is from England (Lonoke County) -- moved to the state in 1998 to join the faculty of the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences. The... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Religion CalendarMessiah by the Art Porter Singers at 5 p.m. Dec. 17. (501) 374-2891. Bethlehem
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
Messiah by the Art Porter Singers at 5 p.m. Dec. 17. (501) 374-2891. Bethlehem Methodist Church, 2540 Bethlehem Road, Lonoke, has put on display its “Christmas Road to Bethlehem” set of hand-painted scenes and signs that tell the Christmas... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
The gift of lifeFayetteville, Hope, Jonesboro, North Little Rock, Paragould, Texarkana and Trum
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
Fayetteville, Hope, Jonesboro, North Little Rock, Paragould, Texarkana and Trumann Police Departments and the Johnson, Lonoke, Mississippi and Pope County sheriff's offices have requested financial assistance from the Office of the Drug... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
2 candidates file in special racesDonald Trump's federal representative to the Southern States Energy Board. Sena
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
Donald Trump's federal representative to the Southern States Energy Board. Senate District 29 includes parts of Faulkner, Lonoke, Pulaski and White counties. Ricky Hill of Cabot filed for the Senate District 29 seat Wednesday. He is executive... Read more
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FOX 16 Little Rock
Sheriff Looks Into Launching Speed Trap InvestigationArk. - In this small town, the only few lights are the ones passing by. "You g
FOX 16 Little Rock / Posted 4 days ago
Ark. - In this small town, the only few lights are the ones passing by. "You got one highway through there," says Lonoke County Sheriff John Staley. Some say Highway 165 in Allport is a trap for speeders. "I know it's not a speed trap,"... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Business convention goes to potwere genuinely concerned that they weren't getting a good product," he said. A
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
were genuinely concerned that they weren't getting a good product," he said. Around the corner, Jon Workman of England, in Lonoke County, was manning a booth for American Cannabis Co., a consulting firm in Denver founded by a high school classmate.... Read more
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FOX 16 Little Rock
Ward Man Arrested for Shooting Dog, Stabbing Puppiesneighbor's dog that was attacked had to be put down, according to police. Ward
FOX 16 Little Rock / Posted 5 days ago
neighbor's dog that was attacked had to be put down, according to police. Ward Police also say Jackson also broke a number of city ordinances, including the city's leash law. Jail records show he bonded out of the Lonoke County j... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
The sake ambassadorrice in this state, and we have good land for it," Bell says. The Isbell famil
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
rice in this state, and we have good land for it," Bell says. The Isbell family has grown rice for almost six decades in Lonoke County after originally growing cotton on their land. In 1988, Isbell, who's always trying to learn more about rice... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
A governor with great gumptionimmigrated to the U.S. from Quebec. Young John was a child when his large famil
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 9 days ago
immigrated to the U.S. from Quebec. Young John was a child when his large family--he had nine siblings-- moved to a Lonoke County farm. While growing up, Martineau became friends with another Lonoke County youngster, Joe T. Robinson, the... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Senate contest is 2-way for GOPDonald Trump's federal representative to the Southern States Energy Board. The
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 12 days ago
Donald Trump's federal representative to the Southern States Energy Board. The district includes parts of Faulkner, Lonoke, Pulaski and White counties. Cabot Republican Ricky Hill announced this week that he is seeking his party's... Read more
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KAIT Jonesboro
AGFC: Avian Cholera found in waterfowl in Region 8with Region 8 News via Skype Wednesday. Dr. Ballard said so far, Avian Cholera
KAIT Jonesboro / Posted 12 days ago
with Region 8 News via Skype Wednesday. Dr. Ballard said so far, Avian Cholera has been detected in waterfowl in Greene, Lonoke, and Jefferson counties. They've received reports from other counties about sick birds, but are still investigating... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
AGFC: Avian Cholera found in waterfowl in Region 8with Region 8 News via Skype Wednesday. Dr. Ballard said so far, Avian Cholera
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 12 days ago
with Region 8 News via Skype Wednesday. Dr. Ballard said so far, Avian Cholera has been detected in waterfowl in Greene, Lonoke, and Jefferson counties. They've received reports from other counties about sick birds, but are still investigating... Read more
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FOX 16 Little Rock
State's Home Finale on ESPN2 Dec. 2Mo.) 6. Katon Hill (Jonesboro, Ark.) 7. Mark Johnson (Prescott, Ark.) 8. Dee Li
FOX 16 Little Rock / Posted 13 days ago
Mo.) 6. Katon Hill (Jonesboro, Ark.) 7. Mark Johnson (Prescott, Ark.) 8. Dee Liner (Muscle Shoals, Ala.) 9. Blake Mack (Lonoke, Ark.) 10. Kyle Martin (Wichita, Kan.) 11. Chris Murray (Tampa, Fla.) 12. Dijon Paschal (Tallassee, Ala.) 13. Jaypee... Read more
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FOX 16 Little Rock
Drone Interferes with Detection Flight as High Wildfire Danger in AR ContinuesFranklin, Fulton, Garland, Grant, Hempstead, Hot Spring, Howard, Independence,
FOX 16 Little Rock / Posted 14 days ago
Franklin, Fulton, Garland, Grant, Hempstead, Hot Spring, Howard, Independence, Jefferson, Johnson, Lawrence, Lincoln, Lonoke, Madison, Marion, Miller, Monroe, Montgomery, Ouachita, Perry, Pike, Poinsett, Polk, Prairie, Pulaski, Randolph,... Read more
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Arkansas Business
Bayou Meto Land, Slim Chickens Sold in Recent Seven-Digit DealsAgri land in Lonoke County, day care centers and a restaurant in Conway along w
Arkansas Business / Posted 14 days ago
Agri land in Lonoke County, day care centers and a restaurant in Conway along with a car wash and undeveloped property in Saline County provide a six-pack of big-bucks transactions this week. Don’t Miss OutReal Deals, Whispers and select cover... Read more
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5News Ft. Smith-Fayetteville
Nearly Half Of Arkansas Counties Under Burn BanBoone, Carroll, Clark, Cleburne, Conway, Drew, Faulkner, Fulton Garland, Grant,
5News Ft. Smith-Fayetteville / Posted 14 days ago
Boone, Carroll, Clark, Cleburne, Conway, Drew, Faulkner, Fulton Garland, Grant, Hot Springs, Independence, Jefferson, Lonoke, Montgomery, Ouachita, Perry, Polk Pulaski, Saline, Searcy, Sharp, Stone, Van Buren, White and Yell Counties are the... Read more
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FOX 16 Little Rock
AR Wildfires Burn 1,805 Acres Over Holiday WeekendBoone, Carroll, Clark, Cleburne, Conway, Drew, Faulkner, Fulton, Garland, Grant
FOX 16 Little Rock / Posted 15 days ago
Boone, Carroll, Clark, Cleburne, Conway, Drew, Faulkner, Fulton, Garland, Grant, Hot Spring, Independence, Jefferson, Lonoke, Madison, Montgomery, Ouachita, Perry, Polk, Pulaski, Saline, Searcy, Sharp, Stone, Van Buren, White, and Yell. Thus... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
2018 series runs gamut from miler to marathonRock; Sept. 8, Minuteman Cross Country 5K, Little Rock; Sept. 15, Arkansas 20K,
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 15 days ago
Rock; Sept. 8, Minuteman Cross Country 5K, Little Rock; Sept. 15, Arkansas 20K, Benton; Sept. 29, The Great 5K Pumpkin Run, Lonoke; Nov. 10, Breakaway 10K, Searcy; Nov. 17, Spa 10K, Hot Springs; Dec. 8, CASA Half Marathon, Pine Bluff. Obviously,... Read more
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FOX 16 Little Rock
Woman Wants State to Launch Site Tracking Domestic Violence Abusersand found that he had been charged with something like this," says Sisson. The
FOX 16 Little Rock / Posted 18 days ago
and found that he had been charged with something like this," says Sisson. The map may not predict future victims but Lonoke County Safe Haven Executive Director Sarah Brown says a registry is needed to save lives. "There's no way to really... Read more
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FOX 16 Little Rock
Park Vandalism Pushes Positive MessageLONOKE, Ark. - New cases of vandalism have captured the attention of the Lonoke
FOX 16 Little Rock / Posted 20 days ago
LONOKE, Ark. - New cases of vandalism have captured the attention of the Lonoke Police Department. But, the message behind recent graffiti have some people asking authorities to re-think their disciplinary strategy. "Come on girls. Let's go." With... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Sharp County slayings lead to 2 men chargedof weeks," reports said. Counts said Tuesday that Mark Ballard was Mark Shirle
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 20 days ago
of weeks," reports said. Counts said Tuesday that Mark Ballard was Mark Shirley's uncle. Mark Shirley was arrested in Lonoke. He told Counts that Amanda Shirley and Ballard had been having an affair off and on for 15 years, according to the... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Election set to fill state Senate seatthe same special election dates for Williams' former seat in Senate District 29
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 20 days ago
the same special election dates for Williams' former seat in Senate District 29, which is comprised of parts of Faulkner, Lonoke, Pulaski and White counties. A week ago, the governor also set the same special election dates for the House District... Read more
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FOX 16 Little Rock
Woman Murdered Month after Court Denies Protection Order RequestLONOKE COUNTY, Ark. - Most safe havens are a big secret. From who's in it to wh
FOX 16 Little Rock / Posted 20 days ago
LONOKE COUNTY, Ark. - Most safe havens are a big secret. From who's in it to where it is. "There is no face to domestic violence," says Lonoke County Safe Haven Executive Diretor Sarah Brown. "We do see quite a bit of activity of domestic... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Husband held in wife's fatal stabbingman has been arrested on a charge of first-degree murder after reporting that h
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 21 days ago
man has been arrested on a charge of first-degree murder after reporting that he killed his wife, authorities say. The Lonoke County sheriff's office received a call around 3:30 p.m. Sunday from an individual who had been told by a woman that... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
Prosecuting Attorney files charges in October beating deathin Ash Flat, unresponsive and covered in blood. Mark Shirley, 36, was developed
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 22 days ago
in Ash Flat, unresponsive and covered in blood. Mark Shirley, 36, was developed as a suspect and arrested later that day in Lonoke in connection with the case. Authorities say Mark Shirley beat the two. Amanda Shirley was Mark Shirley's... Read more
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KAIT Jonesboro
Prosecuting Attorney files charges in October beating deathin Ash Flat, unresponsive and covered in blood. Mark Shirley, 36, was developed
KAIT Jonesboro / Posted 22 days ago
in Ash Flat, unresponsive and covered in blood. Mark Shirley, 36, was developed as a suspect and arrested later that day in Lonoke in connection with the case. Authorities say Mark Shirley beat the two. Amanda Shirley was Mark Shirley's... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Arkansan who reported wife's stabbing death found sitting next to blanket-covered body, authorities sayman has been arrested on a charge of first-degree murder after reporting that h
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 22 days ago
man has been arrested on a charge of first-degree murder after reporting that he killed his wife, authorities say. The Lonoke County sheriff’s office received a call around 3:30 p.m. Sunday from an individual who had been told by a woman that... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Man arrested after fatally stabbing wife during argumentThe Lonoke County Sheriff's Office has arrested a man after he admitted to stab
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 22 days ago
The Lonoke County Sheriff's Office has arrested a man after he admitted to stabbing his wife during an argument Sunday afternoon. Authorities were called to the scene after someone called 911 and said they saw a man stab his wife. A second call was... Read more
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FOX 16 Little Rock
Woman Stabbed to Death in Lonoke Co., Husband JailedLONOKE COUNTY, Ark. - A local man is jailed on $1 million bond in the stabbing
FOX 16 Little Rock / Posted 22 days ago
LONOKE COUNTY, Ark. - A local man is jailed on $1 million bond in the stabbing death of his wife. The Lonoke County Sheriff's Office (LCSO) identifies him as Tony Thomas, 58, and says he is facing a charge of Murder 1st Degree. The victim is... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Governor sets elections to fill state Senate vacancyaccording to the proclamation that the Republican governor signed Friday. Senat
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 24 days ago
according to the proclamation that the Republican governor signed Friday. Senate District 29 includes parts of Faulkner, Lonoke, Pulaski and White counties. Williams resigned from his Senate District 29 seat, effective Wednesday, and started... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
Authorities Extradite Arkansas Man to Face Assault Charge in Charlottesvillein to the Charlottesville Police Department on October 12, and was released on
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 25 days ago
in to the Charlottesville Police Department on October 12, and was released on an unsecured bond. A spokesperson for the Lonoke County Sheriff's Office in Arkansas said Goodwin was arrested on Tuesday, October 10, by U.S. marshals near his... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Cabot state senator quits post, joins federal energy agencythe special election would elect someone to serve the rest of Williams' term. S
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 25 days ago
the special election would elect someone to serve the rest of Williams' term. Senate District 29 includes part of Faulkner, Lonoke, Pulaski and White counties. With the death of Sen. Greg Standridge, R-Russellville, on Thursday, the 35-member Senate... Read more
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FOX 16 Little Rock
AR Man Extradited to VA to Face Charges in Assault at Charlottesville RallyAmerican man at the white nationalist rally in Charlottesville earlier this yea
FOX 16 Little Rock / Posted 26 days ago
American man at the white nationalist rally in Charlottesville earlier this year was extradited Thursday morning from the Lonoke County jail to Virginia. Sheriff John Staley confirmed the extradition. Charlottesville police said Goodwin is part... Read more
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FOX 16 Little Rock
Tax Hikes Approved by Central Arkansas Voterswere cast in special elections on Tuesday in Pulaski County (Jacksonville, Sher
FOX 16 Little Rock / Posted 27 days ago
were cast in special elections on Tuesday in Pulaski County (Jacksonville, Sherwood and Bayou Meta), Conway, Lonoke and Alexander. The issue before voters in Pulaski County's Grey Township was a measure expanding alcohol sales. Grey... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Man accused in death of Alabama woman receives bond in Lonoke Co.LONOKE COUNTY, Ark. (KTHV) - The man accused in the death of an Alabama woman h
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 28 days ago
LONOKE COUNTY, Ark. (KTHV) - The man accused in the death of an Alabama woman has received bond in Lonoke County. David Houston-Harvey appeared in Lonoke County District Court on Monday. He is accused in the murder of Laramie Cline. Cline’s body was... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Daily RecordTucker, Austin, son. Blake and LeAnn Travis, Scott, daughter. UAMS MEDICAL CE
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted a month ago
Tucker, Austin, son. Blake and LeAnn Travis, Scott, daughter. UAMS MEDICAL CENTER Oct. 29 Trisha and Kirk Freeney, Lonoke, daughter. Heather and Fredis Hernandez, Jacksonville, son. Macey and Thomas Wadley, North Little Rock,... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Police searching for armed, dangerous parolee wanted for burglary, theftArk. (KTHV) – Authorities are searching for a parolee who is wanted in connecti
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 1 months ago
Ark. (KTHV) – Authorities are searching for a parolee who is wanted in connection to multiple burglaries and thefts in Lonoke and Prairie counties. According to Grant County Sheriff Ray Vance, authorities in Lonoke County arrested three other... Read more

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