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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...

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MLK Empowerment Summit, Carnival will be held Monday in Jacksonville

Jan 16, 2014 12:51pm

The state’s Arkansas Martin Luther King, Jr. Commission, Jacksonville National Association of Colored People, and the City of Jacksonville a Martin Luther King Community Empowerment Summit and...

Jacksonville police officer presented with vest following shooting

Jan 16, 2014 12:52pm

On Jan. 9, a SafariLand representative visited the Jacksonville Police Department to present Officer Jerry Keefer with a new bullet resistant vest. This stems from when Officer Keefer was shot and...

St. Vincent Medical Clinic in Lonoke closed due to flooding

Jan 16, 2014 12:47pm

Patients who are used to going to St. Vincent Medical Clinic in Lonoke are being directed now to St. Vincent locations in Jacksonville, Sherwood, North Little Rock or Scott following its temporary...

Jacksonville chamber trap shoot set for March 28

Jan 16, 2014 12:46pm

The Jacksonville Chamber of Commerce has scheduled a trap shoot fundraiser for March 28 from noon to 5 p.m. at the Arkansas Game and Fish Jacksonville Shooting Complex.

Proceeds from this...

Jacksonville school hosting reading event today

Jan 16, 2014 12:45pm

AR Kids Read will launch the 2014 calendar year by giving away 3,000 books at six elementary schools in Pulaski County; the school selection was based on the concentration of low-income students...

Jacksonville to close city offices on MLK Day

Jan 16, 2014 12:45pm

The City of Jacksonville offices will be closed in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day on Monday Jan. 20. All sanitation routes will be picked up one day late. Anyone having questions should...

Jacksonville Chamber sets annual dinner for Feb. 3

Jan 16, 2014 12:44pm

The Jacksonville Chamber of Commerce announces its annual dinner and silent auction will be held Feb. 3 at 6 p.m. at the Jacksonville Community Center.

Dr. Tom Kimbrell will be this year’s...

Jacksonville police beat

Jan 16, 2014 12:50pm



Dec. 19

Archin Smith, 33, of Jacksonville was arrested on a charge of fleeing...

Attorney General Dustin McDaniel talks with reporters Monday after a federal judge gave final approval to a desegregation agreement to end state desegregation funding to the three school districts in Pulaski County. (Rob Moritz photo)

Judge gives final approval to deseg agreement

Jan 13, 2014 8:34pm

LITTLE ROCK — A federal judge Monday gave final approval to a settlement that will end decades of state desegregation payments to the three school districts in Pulaski County.

U.S. District...

Hearing signals end to Little Rock area school desegregation case

Updated: Feb 19, 2014 1:03pm

A federal court hearing this week could be the last step toward ending two decades of state payments — more than $1 billion so far — to bolster desegregation programs in the three Pulaski County...