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  1. Lonoke CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 16 | Daily Record

    ... state. On August 1, 1872, the McCormick's entered a bill of assurance and plat on at the recorder's office in Prairie County. Carlisle became an incorporated town on August 28, 1878. In 1882, approximately 100 square miles of land including the town ...

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  2. A brief history of the Lonoke County Sherrif's officeRead the original story

    Jan 20, 2014 | Daily Record

    ... old iron cells which have resided in the field at Brownsville since 1868 were hauled to Lonoke. The jail of Prairie county was torn down by federal soldiers during the war and the cells remained untouched. For years the iron bars were used for a ...

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  3. Longtime prosecutor in north AR won't run againRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2013 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    SEARCY, AR - The longest-serving prosecutor in Arkansas history says he won't seek re-election next year.

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  4. Lonoke library gets into giving with - Food for fines'Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2013 | Daily Record

    ... manages to bridge the gap between creativity and a great cause. From Nov. 1 through Dec. 31 the Lonoke/Prairie County Regional Library System is offering the program "Food for Fines." Throughout the holiday season card-holders are invited to help ...

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  5. Leland Tollett to Buy Adolph Thomas Farm & Hunting ClubRead the original story

    Nov 4, 2013 | ArkansasBusiness.com

    Our Bayou LaGrue bureau reports the 2,856-acre Prairie County spread will be acquired by Leland Tollett, retired chairman and CEO of Tyson Foods Inc. The property consists of about 1,100 acres of timber, 1,060 acres of cropland devoted mostly to rice and soybeans and a 700-acre reservoir.

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  6. Exclusive Video: a year of undercover work lands large drug stingRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2013 | KATV Little Rock

    For more than a year police have been working undercover in Prairie County to help fight a drug problem on the streets, and Monday was go time in making the arrests. 1 comment

  7. Nightside crew gets spooked at haunted houseRead the original story

    Oct 31, 2013 | KATV Little Rock

    ... around 1 a.m., 56-year-old HAZEN (KATV) -- For more than a year police have been working undercover in Prairie County to help fight a drug problem on the streets, and Monday was go time in making the arrests. A five-agency effort HAZEN (KATV) -- For ...

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  8. Recent rains slow harvest in south ArkansasRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2013 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    ... says the delays are the most since 2009 and he's just hoping that the wheat won't have to be replanted. In Prairie County, Extension Staff Chair Brent Griffin says about 25 percent of the bean crop is still in the field. In Lonoke County in central ...

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