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Pre-game activities and the crowning of the 2014 Homecoming Court went off without a hitch Friday afternoon in spite of a rain scare. The sun was shining when 17-year-old Skylar Wolfe was crowned as the 2014 Vilonia High School Homecoming queen.

Mon, 2014-10-13 13:22

Officials with the city of Vilonia plan to start cracking down on residents in violation of an ordinance that, they say, has the potential to save lives.

Mon, 2014-10-13 13:10

Barbara Perrigo of Conway and her son, Mark Castellani of Vilonia, share more than a mother-son bond. Both served their country in the military. He served in the U.S. Coast Guard, and she served in the U.S. Army.

Mon, 2014-10-13 13:10

Chris Mathis and his two children, Emily and Matt, lost all of their belongings in a recent house fire, but the only thing they are really grieving over is the loss of Emily's cat, Rayder.

Mon, 2014-10-13 13:10

Vilonia may soon have a community services specialist on board to "support development and implementation of disaster recovery strategies," for the city. The Central Arkansas Planning and Development District, Inc.

Mon, 2014-10-13 13:09

The public library in Vilonia doesn't have a high-ceiling foyer, marble floors or intricate wood molding, but it does have a patina of the past - a feel of nostalgia. "Yes, people still come to the library to check out books.

Mon, 2014-10-13 07:58

Riding a motorcycle to work isn't a novel idea unless you are a librarian, said Sheila Finch of Vilonia. "When I tell some people I'm a librarian, they laugh," Finch said, especially if she has on her leathers, motorcycle boots and do-rag.

Mon, 2014-10-06 13:54

If you want to help Vilonia, get involved in the community, Debbie Townsend of the Vilonia Area Chamber of Commerce told a roomful of politicians and citizens last week, wrapping up a political forum.

Mon, 2014-10-06 13:54

A Razorback red quilt with black sashing that received first place at the 2014 Faulkner County Fair is being used as a fundraiser for the Vilonia Senior Citizens' Center.

Tue, 2014-09-30 15:03

Prayer is a powerful thing, said Vilonia High School student Ben Payne last week during the See You at the Pole prayer rally. "When my sister passed away, y'all's prayers hit home," he said, addressing the crowd of 200 or so in attendance.

Tue, 2014-09-30 15:01