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Relyance Crown Club tours Savannah

Historic Savannah, the “Belle of Georgia” and the Golden Isles of Georgia were the destination recently for 48 members and guests of the Relyance Bank Crown Club. A lunch stop at Jason’s Deli was a treat on their first day of travel to Birmingham, Alabama.

UAPB alumnus among honorees

The Association of Public and Land-grant Universities (APLU) named 19 recipients Monday of its inaugural 1890 Universities Career Exemplar Awards, including University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff alumnus Pearlie S. Reed.

Pine Bluff Guild #3 Heroines make donation

Pine Bluff Guild #3 Heroines of The Templars Crusade/PHA Jurisdiction of Arkansas donated five fans to Area Agency on Aging of Southeast Arkansas. From left, Royal adivsor, the Rev. Sylvester Redix Sr., Princess Captain Alice Ruth, and (not pictured) first Lt. Mary L. Williams, presented the fans to Carolyn Ferguson of the Area Agency. The donation was part of the guild’s summer fundraiser. Special to The Commercial

Historic Arkansas Museum director speaks at Bess Jenkins Club

The Bess Jenkins Club met recently at the Pine Bluff Country Club. Continuing the club’s theme of study, “Arkansas, the Wonderful, Beautiful, Natural State,” the program, “Historical and Interesting Stories of Arkansas and Pine Bluff,” was presented by Bill Worthen, director of the Historic Arkansas Museum at Little Rock.