The Eloquent Ladies Civic and Social Club will celebrate Black History at 2 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 27, at the Robert L. Handley Family Life Center of Mt. Harmony Missionary Baptist Church, 812 E. Harding St.
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Authors, historians and humanities scholars, Cheryl L. Batts, Janis F. Kearney and Patricia “mPata” McGraw will host a signing for their book “John Lee Webb, The Man & His Legacy,” from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 13, at Ephesus Christian Book Store, 901 W. Sixth Ave.
Girl Scouts will begin taking cookie orders Saturday, Feb. 13, according to Girl Scouts – Diamonds of Arkansas, Oklahoma and Texas.
The Jefferson County Cooperative Extension Service is taking applications for the Extension Wellness Ambassador Program.
Trinity Episcopal Church, 703 W. Third Ave., will hold Ash Wednesday Services at 12:05 p.m. and 6 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 10. St. Mary’s Episcopal Church at Monticello will have an Ash Wednesday Service at 2:05 p.m., a spokesman said.
The Ladies’ Ministry of Olive Branch Missionary Baptist Church, 5130 Bobo Road, will present the movie, “War Room,” at 6 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 14. The event is free and everyone is welcomed to attend.
The AARP Smart Driver Safety Program will be offered from 12:30-5 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 16, at Jefferson Regional Medical Center, 1600 W. 40th Ave.
The Pine Bluff/Jefferson County University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff/AM&N Alumni Chapter recently held its annual Harlon H. Jones Sr. Scholarship Banquet.
Highway 15 South Volunteer Fire Department south of Pine Bluff awarded Bill and Patricia Ball with the Bill Bolin award for outstanding community service on Monday.
On February 10, 2016 Edd and Donnie Batchelor will be celebrating their 65th wedding anniversary. The couple was married in 1951, in Little Rock, Arkansas with the Rev. Fred Arnold officiating. Edd served in the U.S. Navy in the South Pacific during World War II. He retired from the National Center for Toxicological Research in 1984.