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95 percent of voters support creation of Jacksonville-North Pulaski School District

Sep 17, 2014 10:34am

The people have spoken.

Voters in the Jacksonville-North Pulaski area on Tuesday supported by a 95-percent margin a vote to detach themselves from the Pulaski County Special School District...

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Randy Evans of First Electric Cooperative of Jacksonville is one of a group of Electric Cooperatives of Arkansas linemen who departed the state this week to continue a mission that the cooperatives began last year to provide electricity to remote Guatemalan villages.

Jacksonville’s Evans bringing electricity to Guatemala

Mar 27, 2014 2:50pm

Randy Evans of First Electric Cooperative of Jacksonville is one of a group of Electric Cooperatives of Arkansas linemen who departed the state this week to continue a mission that the...

AUTIS donates funds for Jacksonville kids to receive computer training

Mar 27, 2014 2:20pm

On Feb. 27, the Arkansas Users of Telecommunications and Information Systems (AUTIS) awarded $1,500 to the Connect Arkansas Computers 4 Kids program to aid with the cost of providing technology...

Body Boosting starts on March 31

Mar 27, 2014 1:33pm

Kuk Sool Won of Jacksonville is having a nine-week body conditioning program that will help participants get in better shape.

It blends martial art styled training along with a group of...

State ed board orders election on Jacksonville district

Mar 20, 2014 1:55pm

The state Board of Education on Thursday ordered an election on the detachment of the proposed Jacksonville-North Pulaski School District from the Pulaski County Special School District.

The...

Jacksonville to conduct Citizens Police Academy beginning April 8

Mar 20, 2014 1:47pm

The Jacksonville Police Department will be conducting a Citizens Police Academy beginning on April 8. This will be an eight-week academy designed to inform citizens on different aspects of law...

“Welcome Home Vietnam Veterans Day” set for April 5 in Jacksonville

Mar 20, 2014 1:48pm

The Jacksonville Museum of Military History, and in partnership with Little Rock Air Force Base, will be celebrating “Welcome Home Vietnam Veterans Day” on Saturday, April 5.

On May 25, 2012...

Home sales up in Pulaski County in January

Mar 17, 2014 8:56pm

LITTLE ROCK — The number of homes sold in Arkansas in January increased by 8.7 percent compared to a year earlier, and the number of homes sold in Pulaski County increased at a similar rate — 8.8...

Jacksonville Council mulls ban on arrow shooting

Mar 13, 2014 12:33pm

In Jacksonville, it soon may be OK to act like a cowboy but not an Indian.

The Jacksonville City Council on March 6 presented a proposed ordinance that would ban the discharge of arrows...

Voters reject Pulaski Tech levy request

Updated: Mar 14, 2014 1:58pm

Voters rejected a proposed 1.9-mill levy presented Tuesday on a special ballot by Pulaski Technical College.

Unofficial election resulted released Tuesday night by the Pulaski County Board...

5th Annual Jacksonville-Cabot Chamber General Membership Luncheon set for April 29

Mar 13, 2014 12:31pm

The fifth Annual Jacksonville-Cabot Chamber General Membership Luncheon will be held at 11:30 a.m. on April 29 at the Jacksonville Community Center, 5 Municipal Drive.

Chuck Welch, ASU...