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Jacksonville | New School Board holds first meeting

Nov 19, 2014 11:08am

The Jacksonville-North Pulaski area of Pulaski County took a major step forward Monday afternoon in separating itself from the Pulaski County Special School District.

The Jacksonville-North...

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Jacksonville Police make drug bust

Jul 31, 2014 5:17pm

On Tuesday, Jacksonville Police Department arrested Tyrone D. Kirkwood at his home on 1108 Lehman Drive after a search warrant had been executed there.

Police allege that Kirkwood, 30, had...

Vote for Jacksonville School District set for September

Jul 29, 2014 2:37pm

In March, the Arkansas Department of Education ordered an election for the creation of a Jacksonville/North Pulaski Area School District and it will be held on Sept. 16.

According to a...

Idea of new Jacksonville School District has been around for years

Jul 29, 2014 2:34pm

Efforts to form a separate Jacksonville school district have intensified since 2000.

Three separate studies have shown that the Jacksonville and North Pulaski County area can financially...

Declining school enrollment contributing factor in motivation for Jacksonville School District

Jul 29, 2014 2:31pm

There has been a 23 percent decline in public school enrollment in the Jacksonville/North Pulaski area over the past ten years. During the same time, nearby Cabot has seen a 40 percent increase in...

Veterans seminar to be held at ASU-LRAFB

Jul 29, 2014 9:51am

Arkansas State University-Little Rock Air Force Base, a degree center of ASU-Beebe, will present a free Veterans’ Educational Benefits Seminar this Friday at 9 a.m. at the Jacksonville-Little Rock...

Jacksonville | Curfew violations keeping pace

Jul 23, 2014 6:21pm

Jacksonville is keeping pace with the number of curfew-related offenses recorded by its city police department.

During the July 17 meeting of the Jacksonville City Council, records were...

Air base exercise may cause delays

Jul 21, 2014 3:34pm

A Little Rock Air Force Base press release advised that personnel and agencies will test emergency response procedures during a Major Accident Response Exercise on Tuesday and Wednesday.

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Jacksonville Fire Department to upgrade computer system

Jul 16, 2014 11:20am

Being 14 years old can be tough enough for the average teenager. But a 14-year-old computer system? That’s pretty old by many standards.

Jacksonville is in the midst of updating its computer...

Jacksonville | Time to shred City set to destroy old documents

Jul 09, 2014 2:43pm

Jacksonville |

Time to shred

City set to destroy old documents

By Greg Rayburn

As the old saying goes, “out with the old and in with the new.”

The Jacksonville City...

Air Force Reserve unit gets new designation

Jul 08, 2014 6:55am

The Air Force Reserve Command has announced the activation of the 913th Airlift Group at Little Rock Air Force Base with an activation ceremony set for this Sunday, July 13.

Maj. Gen. Mark A...