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Jacksonville: Council gets April animal adoptions report

May 20, 2015 12:15pm

Slightly more cats than dogs were adopted out from the Jacksonville animal shelter during the month of April, according to a report issued to the Jacksonville City Council earlier in May....

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First Electric thanks residents who commented on proposed EPA power plant rule changes

Jan 02, 2015 10:34am

First Electric Coop of Jacksonville publicly thanked local participants who were part of a nationwide effort to speak out against proposed Environment Protection Agency power plant rule changes....

Jacksonville | Authority granted for construction of storage facility

Jan 02, 2015 10:34am

The Jacksonville City Council on Monday adopted a resolution granting authority and expressing support for the creation of a lease agreement with the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission for the...

Jacksonville | Animal Shelter: Beware of buying pups from parking lots

Dec 17, 2014 11:43am

For some people, puppies make great Christmas gifts, especially to for little children.

But a word of warning comes from the Jacksonville Animal Shelter: Beware of people selling puppies in...

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.

North Little Rock

In North Little Rock, for...