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Panel to host school board forum

Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Inc., Delta Omega Omega Chapter’s Connection Committee, will present a forum for school board candidates at 6 p.m., Tuesday, Aug. 25, at the Donald W. Reynolds Community Services Center, 211 W. Third Ave.

Greens to celebrate 60th wedding anniversary

Raymond and Juanita Green of Star City will celebrate their 60th Wedding Anniversary on August 8th, 2015 from 2-4 p.m. This will be held in the Family Life Center of South Side Missionary Baptist Church, 905 South Lincoln, Star City. All friends and family are invited. No gifts please. Cards are welcomed.

Fifth-grader receives academic recognition from president

Nashira Bell, an honor student at William Jefferson Clinton Elementary School in Sherwood, was awarded the Certificare of Meritorious Academic Achievement from the desk of the President of the United State of America, Barack Obama, along with a letter from the president expressing his sincere congratulations for her hard work. She also received a congratulatory letter from the United States Department of Education in Washington, D.C.

Jenkins board to meet

The Jenkins Center and Industries Board of Directors will have its monthly board meeting at noon Tuesday, June 16, in the Therapy Building Training Room, 2410 Rike Drive. Details: 870-534-2035.

Brinkley to wed Marks

From Promise to Proposal! Don Marks and Monica Brinkley are exchanging vows at 4 p.m. Friday, June 19 at Highland Missionary Baptist Church, located at 1320 South Peach St. Reception will be held at 6 p.m. at the Masonic Temple in the old Lowe’s building on E. Harding Avenue. Please bring your invitation.

Dixon to wed Cantrell in July

Dale & Claudette Dixon of White Hall, announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter Anne Elizabeth Dixon to Christopher Dennis Cantrell, son of Dennis and Carla Cantrell of Pine Bluff. The prospective bride is a 2008 graduate of White Hall High School and attended the University of Arkansas at Little Rock. She is a 2014 graduate of Jefferson Regional Medical Center School of Nursing and is currently employed at Jefferson Regional Medical Center as a nurse in the operating room. The prospective groom is a 2009 graduate of Watson Chapel High School. He is currently employed at Trotter Toyota.