Eastern Star chapters to host recognition banquet


District 4 Order of the Eastern Star chapters will sponsor a statewide Roast and Toast Recognition Banquet, in honor of Cleveland K. Wilson, grand master of Arkansas, at 6 p.m. Saturday at the Masonic Temple, 2906 E. Harding Ave.

Wilson, who lives at Hamburg, has been the grand master of the Most Worshipful Prince Hall Grand Lodge of Arkansas for eight years and was re-elected in February for a ninth term.

Tickets are $25 for adults in advance and $35 at the door. Tickets are $15 for youth under 12. A table of eight can be purchased for $175.

To purchase tickets, contact Isabell Griswold at 870-382-2336; Nancy Sowers at 870-723-1326; Flora Simon at 870-377-1302; or any member of Order of the Eastern Star District 4.