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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

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Free meals for kids after school

Sep 16, 2015 1:35pm

The ArkansasDream Center is pleased to announce free out of school snacks and meals at 10 locations in Pulaski County, with three of those sites being in North Little Rock, Sherwood, and...

Airmen awarded in armed incident at base

Sep 15, 2015 5:20pm

from an Air Force article by Tech. Sgt. Stacia Zachary, 19th Airlift Wing Public Affairs, and previous press releases.

Defenders at the Vandenberg Gate to Little Rock Air Force Base had...

Jacksonville: State legislator resigns from hospital job in protest

Sep 14, 2015 7:21pm

A state legislator has resigned in protest from his job as CEO of a Jacksonville hospital.

State Rep. Joe Farrer, R-Austin, said Monday he resigned last Wednesday as interim CEO of North...

Jacksonville: Public input sought on upcoming five-year consolidation plan

Sep 09, 2015 12:40pm

Jacksonville is beginning the planning process for the Five-Year Consolidated Plan. But the plan’s designer said she wants some help.

“We need your input,” according to Theresa Watson,...

Jacksonville: Fishing Derby to be Sept. 19

Sep 08, 2015 8:26am

Jacksonville Parks & Recreation and Arkansas Game & Fish are sponsoring a Youth Fishing Derby for fishing enthusiast ages 15 and under, Saturday Sept. 19 at the Jacksonville Shooting...

Jacksonville: First school board election to be Sept. 15

Aug 31, 2015 10:16pm

Voters within the newly formed Jacksonville-North Pulaski School District will be electing their first ever publicly-elected school board when candidates will be chosen by voters during an...

Jacksonville woman wins $1 million lottery prize

Aug 31, 2015 10:27pm

A Jacksonville woman has won a $1 million Powerball prize, state lottery officials said Friday.

Teresa Williams won the prize with a $2 ticket she bought at Furlow Grocery in Lonoke. She...

At the Arkansas Board of Education meeting Thursday, August 13, 2015, Tony Wood, left, superintendent of the newly formed Jacksonville North Pulaski School District, and Jerry Guess, Pulaski County Special School District superintendent, deliver an agreement outlining the details of the formation of the new district. The agreement was given approval by the board. (Dale Ellis photo)

Board OK’s Pulaski County Special School District split

Aug 18, 2015 11:16am

The Arkansas Board of Education on Thursday OK’d a plan to form the Jacksonville North Pulaski School District after voters last year, by a 95 percent majority, voted to split from the Pulaski...

Jacksonville: Council reissues sale of capital improvement bonds

Aug 12, 2015 3:05pm

The Jacksonville City Council on Aug. 6 voted to approve an ordinance that provides for the issuance and sale of capital improvement and refunding revenue bonds.

According to Ordinance 1532...

Back-to-School ‘Splash’

Aug 11, 2015 10:15am

Jacksonville Parks & Recreation is sponsoring a Back to School “Splash” at Splash Zone on Friday, Aug. 21 , 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Families can slip, slide anddive into the night at the last...