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Jacksonville: Animal shelter adopts out 51 dogs, cats during the month of February

Mar 25, 2015 12:27pm

The Jacksonville Animal Shelter reported it had a total of 35 dogs and cats at the end of February. The animal shelter’s numbers were contained in the March 19 report it made to the Jacksonville...

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Lester named interim Jacksonville school superintendent

Dec 03, 2014 1:58pm

The Jacksonville-North Pulaski County Special School District Board of Education Monday voted to appoint Bobbie Lester of Jacksonville to be the interim school district superintendent.

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Jacksonville | City reports animal four bite cases during October

Dec 03, 2014 2:00pm

Jacksonville animal control officers reported four animal bite cases during the month of October, according to a report filed with the Jacksonville City Council during its late November meeting....

Jacksonville | City adopts court fine increase to defray costs

Nov 25, 2014 8:35am

The Jacksonville City Council on Nov. 20 voted to adopt an ordinance to levy a $20 fine for anyone who pays a traffic or misdemeanor-related offense.

The purpose of the fine is to help...

Spelling Bee next Tuesday

Nov 24, 2014 2:44pm

The Northwood Middle School Spelling Bee will be held at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday at First Electric Cooperative in Jacksonville. Twenty-five students will compete for a spot in the Pulaski County...

Jacksonville | New School Board holds first meeting

Updated: Mar 18, 2015 11:43pm

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’s Yoder to perform at Carnegie Hall

Nov 19, 2014 11:38am

Dustin Yoder, a Jacksonville resident and student at Parkview Arts and Science Magnet High School, has been selected for the 2015 High School Honors Performance Series at Carnegie Hall. He will...

Despite support from Gov. Mike Beebe and former President Bill Clinton, Pat Hays lost his Congressional bid on Tuesday night. Hays served six terms as mayor of North Little Rock before retiring and then running for Congress.

Election Roundup | Results favor GOP state-wide, whilewins go to Dems locally

Updated: Mar 18, 2015 11:43pm

The 2014 municipal elections in the cities of North Little Rock and Jacksonville resulted in all incumbents returning to for another term.

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In North Little Rock, for...

Jacksonville | Race is on between former police chief, incumbent mayor

Oct 29, 2014 11:09am

Jacksonville voters will choose on Nov. 4 between an incumbent mayor and a former police chief about who they would like to lead the city for the next four years.

Incumbent Gary Fletcher is...

Jacksonville | Water quuality report issued

Oct 15, 2014 1:24pm

For anyone wanting to know the quality of Jacksonville’s drinking water, the Jacksonville Water Works Utility has published report on water quality for 2013. Sometime next year, a similar report...

Reed’s Bridge Battlefield Preservation Society to present Heritage Day and Living History Event

Oct 15, 2014 2:10pm

The 2nd Annual Heritage Day and Living History Event plus, an Ol’ Time Political Rally will be held this Saturday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Hwy. 161 South First Street in Jacksonville

The...