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Little Rock Air Force Base turns 60 this Friday

Oct 06, 2015 11:54am

This Friday marks the 60th anniversary of the opening of the Little Rock Air Force Base in Jacksonville, a milestone that has many in the central Arkansas area remembering its long and successful...

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Jacksonville | Canine bite cases up last year

Jan 26, 2015 2:15pm

The Jacksonville City Animal Shelter has reported that canine bite cases on humans were up in 2014 to 37; it was the highest number reported by the city since 2011.

The level in 2013 was 32...

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Thea names scholarship winners

Jan 21, 2015 1:29pm

North Little Rock’s Thea Foundation held their annual scholarship competition on Saturday, with this year’s scholarships being based in the performing arts.

Ten scholarships were awarded to...

Jacksonville plans crime free multi-housing/rental property program sessions for February

Jan 21, 2015 12:10pm

The Jacksonville City Police Department has set Feb. 17-19 for a series of classes designed to reduce crime in multi-housing units and rental properties within the city.

The meetings are...

Jacksonville | New School Board to receive debts report

Jan 14, 2015 1:09pm

The Jacksonville-North Pulaski Board of Education is expected, by May, to receive a report to determine how the assets and debts will be split up between the new school district and the Pulaski...

Reward being offered for Jacksonville robbery

Jan 07, 2015 3:48pm

A $500 reward is being officered for information related to the return of stolen property and/or apprehending whoever is responsible for a recent burglary in Jacksonville.

In the evening of...

Jacksonville swears in new police recruits; makes future plans for police department

Jan 07, 2015 3:47pm

The Jacksonville City Police Department on Dec. 30 swore in the last recruit class of 2014 during a special ceremony held at the Jacksonville Police Department on Marshall Road. In all, seven new...

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 | Lower census numbers hurting municipal budget

Jan 02, 2015 10:34am

As Jacksonville enters 2015, the budgeting process for City Hall has been complicated by a number of factors, according to Mayor Gary Fletcher.

At a recent meeting of the Jacksonville City...

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 | 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...