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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...

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Tornado relief will receive CALS fines

May 08, 2014 1:52pm

The Central Arkansas Library System (CALS) will donate any fines collected for overdue books through May 12 to assist residents who were affected by the April 27 tornadoes throughout our state....

Pulaski County Youth Services receives $10,000

May 01, 2014 3:31pm

On April 23, the Central Arkansas Planning and Development District (CAPDD) presented Pulaski County Youth Services with a $10,000 check for the PCYS ACT Prep Program and the PCYS Summer Music...

Jacksonville Police conclude its local texting crackdown

May 01, 2014 3:06pm

The message was clear: from April 10-15, law enforcement agencies across the country were cracking down on motorists who drive and text as part of the national U Drive. U Text. U Pay. High-...

Free event on Arkansas history is Saturday

May 01, 2014 3:04pm

A free symposium on Arkansas in the 1800s will be held Saturday at the Jacksonville Museum of Military History to help people better understand the historical events that have shaped the state in...

Jacksonville chamber plans April events

Apr 30, 2014 6:00am

The Jacksonville Chamber of Commerce has planned several events for the month of April, including:

April 8 — Keep Jacksonville Beautiful meeting at 11:30 a.m. in the chamber board room;

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Jacksonville's Clinton McDonald and longtime Jacksonville coach Jerry Wilson Chad Matchett photo

Jacksonville retires McDonald jersey

Apr 24, 2014 4:23pm

Numbers for any sport in high school are rarely retired, but Jacksonville put away the first of two Friday morning at a celebration in the Devil’s Den.

Former Red Devil, University of...

Forty members of the Jacksonville High Art Club attended the Arkansas Young Artist Association State Art Contest on April 16. In addition to having one of the largest groups in attendance, JHS was also one of the most awarded schools present.

Jacksonville art students win numerous awards

Apr 24, 2014 4:15pm

Forty members of the Jacksonville High Art Club attended the Arkansas Young Artist Association State Art Contest on Wednesday, April 16.

In addition to having one of the largest groups in...

Fifteen Electric Cooperatives of Arkansas linemen recently completed a mission to electrify two remote Guatemalan villages near Huehuetenango resulting in approximately 320 villagers receiving electricity for their homes.

Jacksonville man one of Arkansas utility linemen returning home from assisting Guatemalan villages

Apr 24, 2014 4:03pm

Randy Evans of First Electric Cooperative in Jacksonville was one of 15 Electric Cooperatives of Arkansas linemen who recently completed a mission to electrify two remote Guatemalan villages near...

Baptist Health helicopter to assist with mock accident at Jacksonville High on April 24

Apr 17, 2014 2:08pm

Complete with realistic accident victims and help from the local law enforcement, Baptist Health MedFlight, the health care systems’ air ambulance, will be conducting its Prom Night educational...

15th annual Jacksonville car and truck show slated for April 26

Apr 17, 2014 2:06pm

The 15th annual Jacksonville car and truck show will be held on Saturday, April 26, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at 401 Municipal Drive, Jacksonville.

All makes and models are welcome. The event is...