Summertime in Arkansas can turn deadly quickly without the correct knowledge about heat safety.
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Jenkins Center & Industries Board of Directors will meet at 5:30 p.m. Thursday, July 28, at the therapy building training room at Jenkins Memorial Center, 2410 Rike Drive. Details: 534-2035.
The community is invited to a public hearing about community development grants at 5 p.m. Thursday, July 28, at the city council chambers at the Pine Bluff Civic Center.
The Pine Bluff Housing Authority Board of Directors will meet at 6 p.m. Wednesday, July 27, at Colonial Steakhouse, 111 W. Eighth Ave. Details: 536-2074.
Monticello School Board will meet at 6 p.m. Tuesday, July 26, at the Monticello Central Office board room.
The roads that were repaired and work done by the Jefferson County Road Department:
As the mercury continues to rise, Arkansas rice growers are crossing their fingers in hopes of an uneventful harvest.
You can call them cowpeas or field peas if you want, but here in Arkansas that staple of local hospitality and fine dining is called the Southern pea.
Southeast Arkansas College will hold registration through Friday, Aug. 12, for the 2016 fall semester.
New students at Southeast Arkansas College are required to attend orientation before beginning 2016 fall semester classes. Sessions will be held from 9 a.m. to noon and 6-9 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 11.