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Bess Jenkins Club learns about Bayou Bartholomew

The Bess Jenkins Club recently met at the Pine Bluff Country Club. Judy Barrett, president, announced that the club would again make a $200 memorial gift to Jenkins Memorial Children’s Center in honor of Bess Jenkins. A memorial gift was also made to First Presbyterian Church in honor of Marjorie Jones.

Democratic Women name officers

Jefferson County Democratic Women named its 2016-17 officers recently. From left, they are president Zelda Hoaglan, vice president Yvonne Humphrey, recording secretary Billie Minton, corresponding secretary Classie Green, treasurer Lereatha Hamilton, parliamentarian Barbara Rhinehart, and historian Gypsy Tuck. The group meets at 6 p.m. the first Monday of the month at the Holiday Inn Express at The Pines mall. (Special to The Commercial)