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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)

Democratic women host event for seniors

The Jefferson County Democratic Women display door prizes they provided for residents at Whispering Knoll. The group also provided bingo for the seniors. Democratic Women participants included Gypsy Tuck, Margaret Alexander, Marilyn Smith, Lereatha Hamilton, Princella Gardner, Elaine Osburn and Mary Whiteaker. It was a small way for the group to say they love the residents and to thank the staff, a spokesman said. (Special to The Commercial)

USD 1812 observes Star Spangled Banner Day

The United States Daughters of 1812 celebrated The Star Spangled Banner Day recently, recognizing the National Anthem written by Francis Scott Key. From left, Sharon Wyatt, state president of the USD 1812, and MarJo Dill, honorary state president, center, attended the signing of a proclamation by Pine Bluff Mayor Debe Hollingsworth, right, proclaiming Sept. 14 as The Star Spangled Banner Day in the city of Pine Bluff. (Special to The Commercial)

Mother Mack to celebrate 100th birthday

The 100th birthday celebration will be held for Rosie Mack of Pine Bluff, a mother at Shiloh Missionary Baptist Church. The family and the church will sponsor the celebration, which will be held at 6 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 19, at Hestand Stadium. Born Sept. 20, 1915, Mother Mack is the first one to turn 100 in the family, according to her son, Clifton Overs. (Special to The Commercial)