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DuBocage ABWA meets, names officers

The DuBocage Chapter of the American Business Women’s Association met recently at the Pine Bluff Country Club. The new slate of officers were installed: Allison Yaney, president; Patsy Stone, vice president; Pam Lohnes, recording and corresponding secretary; and Suzanne Archer, treasurer.

Audubon Society visit Arkansas Post

Three Rivers Audubon Society members host an annual picnic at Arkansas Post National Memorial. Thirty-five species of birds were observed, including a male Tanager that sang for about 30 minutes. A bald eagle nest containing one adult and two fledglings was observed through a spotting scope. Other interesting sightings were two Purple Gallinules, an Anhinga and three alligators. Special to The Commercial

Brown-Wilson engagement

Mr. and Mrs. Thomas E. Brown announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Alexandra Talbot Brown, to Brian Keith Wilson, son of Mr. Richard Wilson and the late Valerie Wilson.

Coleman to wed Morrison

Ms. Cindy Coleman and the late Steven Coleman of White Hall are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Caitlin Suzanne Coleman, to Robert Hale Morrison IV, son of Mr. and Mrs. Robert “Bubba” Morrison of Star City.

UAPB alumni to meet

The Pine Bluff/Jefferson County University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff/AM&N alumni chapter will meet at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, July 12. The event will be held at the National Alumni Association House on Watson Boulevard.

Tying ties

Volunteers from the Jefferson County Young Professionals Network spent time with the 2016 Junior Leadership Pine Bluff class teaching them how to tie neckties. According to the Pine Bluff Regional Chamber of Commerce, the session was held prior to the Junior Leadership graduation ceremony May 12. Special to The Commercial