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Preliminary plans have been filed with the city for the building of a new Harp's grocery store in Vilonia at the site of the shopping center downed by the 2014 tornado.

Sat, 2015-07-18 14:58

The Vilonia School District will hold an open house at the new Frank Mitchell Intermediate School from 2-4 p.m. Aug. 16, unveiling it to the public for the first time.

Tue, 2015-07-14 21:11

Marshall Smith has been named as the new city treasurer/ recorder for the City of Vilonia. Mayor James Firestone made the appointment Tuesday during the Vilonia City Council meeting, replacing Doris Scroggin who resigned last month.

Wed, 2015-06-17 19:58

The decision has been handed down that pets are banned from safe rooms located on all campuses of the Vilonia School District. Residents scrambled to shelters earlier this week when television forecasters said to take shelter.

Thu, 2015-05-28 20:17

The Vilonia City Hall will close down from 2-5 p.m. Wednesday to allow employees an opportunity to participate in an active shooter scenario. Police Chief Brad McNew announced the training exercise at the Vilonia City Council meeting held this week.

Tue, 2015-05-26 20:41

Vilonia Junior High School students held a commemoration ceremony last week, where the "majestic" mascot was placed back on a pedestal.

Mon, 2015-05-25 20:05

The Vilonia Police Department is getting a helping hand in providing services to the community.

Fri, 2015-05-22 19:36

The primary colors featured in Farris Hall on the University of Central Arkansas changed from purple to red Saturday as it served as the stage for the 2015 Vilonia High School graduating class.

Mon, 2015-05-18 18:06

Equipment is yet to be set at the new Soccer and Softball Complex Park in Vilonia, on N. Mt. Olive, yet, an important aspect was installed this week. Black gum, red bud, ginkgo, elm and oak trees now line the area. “The goal is shade. In a ballpark, shade is pretty important,” said Allison Litch...

Sat, 2015-05-16 14:03

In the Museum of Veterans and Military History in Vilonia, there are many unique items. For instance, this week, we added a vintage Keystone stereoscope with about 70 photos to the collections. On the front of one of the photos it shows men held up in trenches. On the back, it tells about the trench...

Sat, 2015-05-16 14:01