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2015 Dollarway Homecoming Court announced

Dollarway High School announces its 2015 Homecoming Court: from left to right, Maurice Tatum, Kiya Anderson, Jordan Sims, Morgan Hodges, Rodney Tinzie, Daja Adams, James Stephens, Asha Irby, Antavius Smith, Kentavia Thorn, Brandon Bell and Sha’Rhonda Martin; from right to left, Anthony Williams, Marion Moon, Tyshaun Tucker, Kaeiona Thorn, Telexia Avery, Kendrey Brown, Keyera Ferrell, Cardaryl Williams, Ajahi Davis, Karon Marbley and Whitney Mack. Homecoming will be celebrated Friday, Oct. 9, starting with the assembly at 12:30 p.m.; parade at 2 p.m. on Dollarway Road, (line up from Simmons Bank; pregame activities at 6 p.m.; and homecoming game at 7 p.m. Dollarway vs. Monticello. (Special to The Commercial)


The caption on this photo in Sunday’s edition was incorrect. It should have read: From left, pictured are: Junior Dance solo first runner up Audrey Miller; Junior Dance solo winner and recipient of the Patsy Strode Memorial Talent Grand Champion Award Harlie Hipp; Junior Vocal group member Jael Gates; Junior Vocal Solo contestant Alli George; Vocal Solo first runner up Mary-Keaton Render; and Junior Vocal Solo winner Pashu’ar Grissom. (Special to The Commercial/Ethan Tate)

Delta Academy, GEMS accepting applications

The Pine Bluff Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Inc. is accepting applications for its 2015-2016 Delta Academy and GEMS (Growing & Empowering Myself Successfully) programs for girls 11 to 18 years old. The deadline to apply is Friday, Sept. 4.