SPORTS >>Cabot ladies ousted from state by Har-Ber

By JASON KINGLeader sportswriterThe Har-Ber Lady Wildcats proved to be the most impressive five-seed ever witnessed Tuesday afternoon during the first round of the 7A state volleyball tournament at th… An active subscription is required to view this content. Please login below or click here to request access if you have a subscription but do not know your login information. […]

SPORTS >>Devils, Pats battle for state

By RAY BENTONLeader sports editorThe Jacksonville Red Devils have a second season on the line when they host the Marion Patriots this Friday night at Jan Crow Stadium. In fact, both teams do. With the… An active subscription is required to view this content. Please login below or click here to request access if you have a subscription but do […]

SPORTS >>Beebe fighting to stay at home

By RAY BENTONLeader sports editorThe Beebe Badgers and Batesville Pioneers can’t win a conference championship, but their matchup this Friday night at Bro Irwin Stadium is about as big as a regular-se… An active subscription is required to view this content. Please login below or click here to request access if you have a subscription but do not know your […]

EDITORIALS>>Agency watch

The Bush administration makes you wonder sometimes who the government is looking out for, the victim or the perpetrator. Nancy A. Nord, the chairman of the Consumer Product Safety Commission, sent Con… An active subscription is required to view this content. Please login below or click here to request access if you have a subscription but do not know your […]

EDITORIALS>>Texas pushes FOI envelope

Ordinarily, we do not look to Texas for either wise jurisprudence or ethical example, but we hope other venues, including the Arkansas Supreme Court, will ponder a ruling by a state district judge at … An active subscription is required to view this content. Please login below or click here to request access if you have a subscription but do […]

OBITUARIES >> 10-31-07

Lois Price, 101Lois Glover Price, 101, died Oct. 26.She was born in Lonoke County Aug. 26, 1906, the daughter of the late Maude and Charlie Fawcett.She grew up in the Bethlehem community north of Lono… An active subscription is required to view this content. Please login below or click here to request access if you have a subscription but do […]

TOP STORY >>Cabot looks at ’08 budget

By JOAN MCCOYLeader staff writerCabot Mayor Eddie Joe Williams presented council members Monday night with an $8.2 million proposed budget for 2008 that includes a $4,000 salary increase for uniformed… An active subscription is required to view this content. Please login below or click here to request access if you have a subscription but do not know your login information.

TOP STORY >>Filing helps separation

By JOHN HOFHEIMERLeader senior staff writerJacksonville-area residents could be one step closer to realizing the goal of a separate school district.With a day to spare, the Pulaski County Special Scho… An active subscription is required to view this content. Please login below or click here to request access if you have a subscription but do not know your login information.

TOP STORY >>Sidewalks still out of compliance

By JOAN MCCOYLeader staff writerCabot’s public buildings meet the requirements of the Americans with Disabilities Act, but in many cases the sidewalks around them don’t and there was no plan to remedy… An active subscription is required to view this content. Please login below or click here to request access if you have a subscription but do not know your […]

TOP STORY >>Sheriff makes plea for jail beds

By JOHN HOFHEIMERLeader senior staff writerAfter Pulaski County’s three failed attempts to pass a dedicated quarter-cent sales tax to fix and run the jail, two county officials have decided to pass th… An active subscription is required to view this content. Please login below or click here to request access if you have a subscription but do not know your […]