Bethel New Bethel Missionary Baptist Church and the Fill the Gap Coalition will host a free Back 2 School Bash from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at God’s Way Fellowship, 1601 Commerce Road.
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Fourth Ward Alderman Steven Mays of Pine Bluff has been re-appointed to the Arkansas Municipal League’s Advisory Council for Large First Cities for 2014-2015.
LITTLE ROCK – Attorney General Dustin McDaniel issued this consumer alert Wednesday to make consumers aware of their rights when dealing with solicitors and to help them avoid being scammed or falling prey to shady business deals.
Ahmaree Williams, a 2014 graduate of Blue Springs South High School in Mansfield, Texas, recently received a University Scholarship from the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff.
The Arkansas River Education Service Cooperative’s Parents as Teachers will hold its monthly group meetings at 11:30 a.m. and 6 p.m. Monday, Aug. 4, at the cooperative, 912 W. Sixth Ave. The topic will be “Healthy Snacks.”
Derrick Newby Sr. was reappointed to the Arkansas State Board of Sanitarians July 17 by Gov. Mike Beebe. He was sworn in July 22 by Jefferson County Judge Dutch King in his office.
MONTICELLO — The University of Arkansas at Monticello will offer a new program called “E-Mentoring” to teach students to use the university’s computer resources. It is also directed especially toward students taking online courses.
A Country Western dance will be held at 7 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 2, at the Hall Morgan Veterans Building at Rison. The cost is $5.
The Arkansas Military Veterans’ Hall of Fame selection board is seeking nominees of deserving veterans until Aug. 31. The board will be selecting this year’s inductees in September.
The International Paper/Evergreen Retirement Club will meet Tuesday, Aug. 5, at 2 p.m. at the Arkansas River Education Service Cooperative, 912 W. Sixth Ave. The guest speaker will be Circuit Judge Jodi Dennis.