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Arkansas sending delegation to Selma

Interested Citizens for Voter Registration Inc. is collaborating with Little Rock Central High School National Historic Site to participate in the Selma to Montgomery, Ala., project called, Pen or Pencil “Let Me Read You Your Rights Moving Classroom.”

Central Baptist honors long-time secretary

Central Baptist Church, 6107 Dollarway Road, recently held an awards banquet to honor Candy Irvin, center, for 30 years of service as the church’s secretary. Participants also included, from left, Floyd Waits, the custodial maintenance manager; Berrick Brumley, the pastor of worship arts and discipleship; Allen Elkins, the pastor; and Tyler Dixon, the pastor of student worship. (Special to The Commercial)

Take threats of suicide seriously

Q. Recently a friend of mine, who was only 18, committed suicide. I knew he was upset, and I feel guilty that I didn’t take him seriously enough. Please address the issue of what to do if we suspect a friend is suicidal.

AKA celebrates 107 years

Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Inc., Delta Omega Omega graduate chapter, and Alpha Rho undergraduate chapter at the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff celebrated their sorority’s 107th Founders’ Day with a breakfast at Harbor Oaks Golf Course and Restaurant Feb. 22.