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Pokemon Go causes concern, time to learn

Jul 20, 2016 1:03pm

The North Little Rock Chamber of Commerce is having a “lunch and learn” at noon on Thursday, for chamber members to hear about using Pokemon Go “to drive sales.”

This follows national...

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First Electric crews travel to Oklahoma to help ice storm victims

Jan 06, 2016 11:18am

Bad weather is far from a Central Arkansas event. In fact, local utility workers from First Electric Coop of Jacksonville traveled to an Oklahoma community to help restore electric power to their...

Hutchinson announces intent to grant executive clemency

Jan 05, 2016 5:09pm

Governor Asa Hutchinson has announced his intent to grant five pardons; 48 other clemency requests were denied, no action was taken on six. These include requests from both inmates and non-inmates...

Jacksonville combats flooding

Dec 30, 2015 12:43pm

Jacksonville found itself fighting flooding Monday as high waters resulted in the flooding of several areas of town.

“Please be aware that the City of Jacksonville Street Department has...

Jacksonville Community Center to host UAM information night

Dec 22, 2015 8:57am

High school students in the Jacksonville area trying to decide which college to attend may learn more about the University of Arkansas at Monticello at UAM Information Night Jan. 11 from 5 to 7 p....

Jacksonville: Police say thefts picking up in city neighborhoods

Dec 16, 2015 2:59pm

The Jacksonville Police Department is warning the public: Don’t let this season of jolly and good cheer be turned into one of victimization.

“This is the time of year that we experience an...

Members of the Jacksonville High School Chamber Choir Jazz Ensemble get together for a photograph in the offices of the KABF 88.3 FM studio, located at 2101 Main Street, in Little Rock, following a live performance on the radio. It was the first time a choir has ever been invited to the studio.

Jacksonville: Choir performs live on KABF

Dec 09, 2015 12:18pm

Members of the Jacksonville High School Chamber Choir Jazz Ensemble performed live on 88.3 FM radio Tues., Dec. 8. for 30 minutes. The group, led by Jacksonville High School Choral Instructor,...

Jacksonville: Council looks at amending ammunition ordinance

Dec 09, 2015 11:40am

Jacksonville City Council tonight will be looking at amending a proposed ordinance dealing with the handling of ammunition.

“Because potential manufacturers of ammunition and certain...

Community Center offering holiday membership discount

Dec 09, 2015 12:23pm

Jacksonville Parks and Recreation is offering a 10-percent discount on most memberships at the Jacksonville Community Center.

To get the discount, memberships must be purchased by Dec. 18;...

Alzeheimer’s caregiver group to meet

Dec 09, 2015 11:17am

Alzheimer’s Arkansas, has an affiliated caregiver support group holding regular monthly meetings in Jacksonville

The group will meet every 2nd Monday at the Esther D Nixon Library, 703 W...

Jacksonville: Animal Shelter continues efforts to adopt out homeless pets

Dec 02, 2015 11:33am

The labor of love at the Jacksonville Animal Shelter continues this holiday season in the seemingly never-ending battle of finding good homes for homeless dogs and cats.

The animal shelter...