The Arkansas Leader is a community newspaper founded in 1987 that covers north Pulaski, Lonoke and White counties with an emphasis on Jacksonville, Sherwood, Cabot, Ward, Lonoke, Austin and Beebe. Publishing on Wednesdays and Saturdays, we report on local city councils, schools, sports, businesses, people and the issues that matter most to our readers. Annual subscriptions are $18. Leader Publishing also provides commercial printing to customers across the state. To find out more about us, visit the contact us page.