Watson Chapel High School seniors Quenton Moore and Tanesha Taylor delivered more than 30 coats to local agencies Tuesday, Dec. 16, as part of the high school’s EAST Initiative annual coat drive.
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The Arkansas Educational Television Network is accepting entries for “Student Selects: A Young Filmmakers Showcase,” which highlights the creativity and talent of the state’s kindergarten- through 12th-grade students.
The White Hall Middle School Sixth Grade Quiz Bowl Team won first place at the Regional Quiz Bowl Tournament on Dec. 11 at the Arkansas River Educartion Service Cooperative. Team members are Lilly Chennault, Yasmean Dehaghani, Owen Haynes, Caleb Kalkbrenner, Laney Lunsford, Ty McDaniel and Clair Mwai. Nita Wimberly, WHMS teacher, serves as the coach for the team. (Special to The Commercial)
A Website in a Day seminar will be presented from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 8, at the Grant County Chamber of Commerce at Sheridan.
Keith Conner, a veteran Pine Bluff area banker, has been named vice president and loan officer at Delta Heritage Bank in White Hall.
JONESBORO — Southeast Arkansas residents were among 1,100 to graduate during Arkansas State University’s 2014 fall commencement ceremony, Dec. 13. Graduates are listed by county, hometown, name, degree and major:
The following agencies have announced their closing schedules in observance of Christmas Day, Thursday, Dec. 25:
Debra Graves, a child, youth program assistant for Pine Bluff Arsenal’s Child Development Center, has been awarded a national Child Development Associate certification from the Council of Professional Recognition in Washington, D.C.
Army Pvt. Erica L. Tolbert has graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson, Columbia, S.C.
The Arkansas State Highway and Transportation Department asks drivers to visit IDriveArkansas.com to find out about highway work sites before traveling during the holidays.