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Jacksonville: Clinton recognizes artwork

Jul 26, 2016 8:17am

Bill Clinton has acknowledged artist RB McGrath of Jacksonville for the artist’s portrait of the former President.

In a personal letter, Clinton wrote, “Before any more time passes, I want...

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Jacksonville: Interchange to I-40 in Council plans

Apr 06, 2016 1:04pm

The Jacksonville City Council will meet at 7 p.m. Thursday to discuss a proposed interchange at Coffelt Road.

The resolution to heard on the agenda is support of the design for the project...

Jacksonville, Sherwood host cleanups

Mar 30, 2016 12:13pm

Keep Jacksonville Beautiful and Keep Sherwood Beautiful are hosting cleanups in an effort to get ready for springtime.

Keep Jacksonville Beautiful will host their Jacksonville Cleanup on...

Learn to trap shoot at Jacksonville AGFC Complex

Mar 29, 2016 1:39pm

Trap Shooting 101, the basic knowledge, skills and attitude to safely and properly use a shotgun to shoot a moving target, will be taught in classes at Arkansas Game and Fish Shooting Sports...

Jacksonville: Animal shelter receives, adopts out more dogs than cats

Mar 23, 2016 2:10pm

Members of the Jacksonville City Council were advised on Thursday that the city’s animal shelter received more dogs than cats during the month of February.

In the monthly February report...

Jacksonville police discourages use of the r’ word

Mar 09, 2016 4:01pm

The Jacksonville Police Department is wanting to make sure that people with developmental disabilities are treated fairly; one place to begin is steering clear of using the “r” word. The...

Commodities distribution in Jacksonville

Mar 08, 2016 8:47am

Distribution of USDA commodities in Pulaski County will be Thursday, March 17, beginning at 9 a.m. Volunteers to help bag and distribute the food are welcome

Food items to be distributed may...

Jacksonville: New district works to get ready for July 1 deadline

Mar 02, 2016 9:50am

July 1 may seem far away, but for officials of the Jacksonville-North Pulaski Special School District, it feels very close.

July 1 is the date that the Jacksonville-North Pulaski Special...

Jacksonville: City looks to change how it passes on water charges from CAW

Feb 17, 2016 12:28pm

Jacksonville purchases much of the water it buys for its residents from Central Arkansas Water. The city of Jacksonville is currently reviewing the method it uses to pass on water rate increases...

Jacksonville: Millage passes in close vote

Feb 10, 2016 2:28pm

Voters in the Jacksonville-North Pulaski School District on Tuesday passed a millage increase 55 to 45 percent.

The newly hiked property tax which will make it possible for the new district...

Cookies with the Mayor

Feb 10, 2016 1:46pm

The Girl Scout’s North Hills Service Unit hosted their annual Cookies and Milk with the Mayor event last Sunday with Jacksonville Mayor Gary Fletcher. Fletcher was presented with a Girl Scout...