EDITORIAL >> Cabot thrives with $32.8M

Cabot is preparing $32.8 million in improvements to its roads, parks and other city facilities after voters approved renewing the city’s 1-cent sales tax. While other area cities are scrambling to … 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 […]

EDITORIAL >> We support schools plan

The Pulaski County Special School District announced last week it is seeking a modest property tax increase to raise $220 million to build new schools and remodel others, with Jacksonville — where 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 not know […]

TOP STORY >> Cabot couple takes trip of lifetime

By JOAN McCOY Leader staff writer June Tortolano Windsor never met her father’s parents who came to America from a small town in southern Italy sometime around the turn of the last century. They … 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 >> Base trains Israelis to fly new C-130Js

By 19th Airlift Wing Public Affairs The 314th Airlift Wing at Little Rock Air Force Base is famous for its C-130 training program, which instructs airmen from the United States and 46 allied nation… 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 […]

TOP STORY >> Air Force sees more cuts

By JOHN HOFHEIMER  Leader senior staff writer “Over the next five years, the Air Force may be forced to cut up to 25,000 airmen and up to 550 aircraft, which is about 9 percent of our inventory… An active subscription is required to view this content. Please login below or click here to request access if you have a subscription […]

SPORTS STORY >> Cabot hoops puts on preseason bash

By RAY BENTON  Leader sports editor Cabot introduced this season’s girls’ and boys’ basketball teams to fans with the Panther Basketball Bash on Monday at Panther Arena. Events featured a three… 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 […]

SPORTS STORY >> Falcons, Devils sporadic in outing

By RAY BENTON  Leader sports editor Results were mixed for both local teams that took part in the Jacksonville basketball jamboree Saturday afternoon at JHS. The Jacksonville Red Devils and 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 not know your login […]

SPORTS STORY >> Bears believe Bobcats are ripe

By JASON KING Leader sportswriter It could be one of the closer No. 1 – No. 4 matchups in the first round of the 5A state playoffs this week as Sylvan Hills prepares for a long road trip to Hope to … An active subscription is required to view this content. Please login below or click here to request access […]

SPORTS STORY >> Lonoke ready to host Pokey

By GRAHAM POWELL  Leader sportswriter Lonoke will host its first playoff game since 2009 Friday at James B. Abraham Stadium against the No. 4 seed from the 4A-3 Conference, the Pocahontas Redsk… 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 […]