EDITORIAL >> Schools need Improving

The bad news is that, mathematically, the Pulaski County Special School District is shortchanging Jacksonville schools again when it comes to facility dollars. The good news is it’s not missing 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 […]

TOP STORY >> Happy 40th, Jacksonville Guitar

By SARAH CAMPBELL Leader staff writer Not much has changed in 40 years, Jacksonville Guitar Center owner Steve Evans told The Leader last week. He said the store, which marked four decades in bus… 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 >> Arkansas ain’t ready for reform

By GARRICK FELDMAN Leader editor-in-chief “Chicago ain’t ready for reform.” –Alderman Paddy Bauler (1890-1976) Paddy Bauler, who represented Chicago’s 43rd Ward for 35 years, must be the patron… 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 >> Lawmakers supporting tax cuts

By JOHN HOFHEIMER Leader senior staff writer Gov. Asa Hutchinson’s middle-income tax cut, which he says is his first order of business, could be law by the end of next week, according to Senate Pre… 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 STORY >> Falcons get league win

By ANN THARP Special to The Leader North Pulaski scored 23 points in the first quarter Friday night and then held on from the free-throw stripe in the fourth quarter as it defeated the Sylvan Hills … 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 girls stave off Devils’ run

By RAY BENTON Leader sports editor The Cabot Lady Panthers picked up an important conference win on Friday, beating West Memphis 62-55 in a 7A/6A-East matchup at Panther Arena. Cabot’s pressure did … 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 […]

SPORTS STORY >> Jacksonville overcomes focus factor

By GRAHAM POWELL  Leader sportswriter Pulaski Academy gave top-ranked Jacksonville all it wanted in Friday’s 5A-Central matchup at the Devils’ Den, but the Red Devils made enough plays in the s… 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 […]