Thursday Jul 24
Federal disaster declarations made for 10 counties
LITTLE ROCK, AR - U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack has made disaster declarations for farmers and ranchers in 10 Arkansas counties who suffered losses due to storms that began in the affected areas June 29. Vilsack issued disaster declarations Wednesday in response to flood conditions in Cross, Independence, Jackson, Lee, Lonoke, Monroe, ... (more)
60-Year Prison Term for Lonoke Co. Man in Child Porn Case
A Lonoke County man arrested last year by agents with the Attorney General's Cyber Crimes Unit has been sentenced to 60 years in prison, Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced today.
Delta Farm Press
Jim Lingo - improving rice production
Rains delayed fieldwork this spring for Forest, La., farmer Jim Lingo, but the farm was starting to catch up as temperatures rose and rains waned in mid-June.
Arrested Former Lonoke Co. Detective A 'Good Employee,' Says Sheriff
Two former Lonoke County Sheriff employees -- including a detective -- are facing felony charges after an investigation by Arkansas State Police.
The Beebe News
ASU-Beebe Community Band Concert is July 1st
The Arkansas State University-Beebe Community Band concert will be held on Tuesday, July 1 at 7:30 p.m. in the Owen Center Theater, located at 910 Pecan Street in Beebe.The ASU-Beebe Community Band members are from White, Lonoke, and Pulaski counties, and consist of students from the Beebe, Cabot, and Searcy high school bands; ASU-Beebe Music ... (more)