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Four candidates are vying for two positions on the Vilonia City Council, with the general election to be held Nov. 4. Incumbent Jim King will face off against Brian Lawrence for Ward 2, Position 1.

Mon, 2014-09-29 13:18

Jerry Roberts of Vilonia has a new mission. He wants to change the bedside manner of an out-of-state doctor who he was sent to see in August. Roberts said that doctor made his wife, Judy, and his daughter, Kayla, cry.

Mon, 2014-09-29 13:18

Marty Knight of the 2014 Rebuild Vilonia steering committee told an audience of about 30 last week that $1.

Mon, 2014-09-29 13:18

Reading fragments from a diary, Inez Coker of Vilonia said her relatives, the Wilson and Simpson families, came to the Vilonia area in November, 1869, from Mississippi in covered wagons. Noah and Molly Simpson were her great-grandparents.

Mon, 2014-09-29 13:17

Walking in Cypress Valley Cemetery on Stanley Road in rural Vilonia, you see many different names familiar to the area including Wilson, Kelley, Gunter, Wharton, Frazier, Ramsey, Fiddler and Moore.

Tue, 2014-09-23 09:21

Students at Vilonia Middle School observed National Run Day at School, Friday, by doing what they do many days a year. The students attend classes on the campus all day in many different rooms and settings.

Tue, 2014-09-23 09:20

East Lab students at Vilonia High School said they thought about the victims as they sorted and cleaned personal items found in debris as a result of the April 27 tornado.

Tue, 2014-09-23 09:19

Amber Macomber, a VHS 2014 graduate, is a freshman in college at Pulaski Tech. She has also been named as a recipient of a $1,000 scholarship from the Arkansas Hospitality Association. Her career choice, she said, is perfect for her.

Tue, 2014-09-23 09:15

Second graders at Vilonia Primary School were awarded, this week, for reading. The second graders, who read 20 or more books, received gift cards from Target. The more books they read, the larger amount of cash value.

Tue, 2014-09-23 09:15

Pastor "Chick" McGill, who is also a veteran, generated waves and salutes as he walked along U.S. 64, through Vilonia, carrying an American flag and saluting.

Tue, 2014-09-23 09:11