Four days of record rainfall in Arkansas left behind flash floods, road closures and for farmers, stranded soybeans and unplanted winter wheat, said extension agents with University of Arkansas System Division of Agriculture.
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Robert F. Morehead Middle School, 2602 Fluker St., will host its math, science and EAST STEM event at 5:30 p.m. Monday, Dec. 7.
Delta Rivers Nature Center at Regional Park will host Nature Quilting from 1:30-4:30 p.m. Friday, Dec. 4. The program is free to anyone interested in learning to quilt and quilters willing to share their knowledge with others.
The Interested Citizens for Voter Registration Inc. will hold Coffee with the Chiefs at 9 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 5, at Breath of Life Church, 1313 S. Pine St. The meeting won’t be held in December.
Editor’s Note: “The Economic Development Side” originally appears in the Pine Bluff Regional Chamber of Commerce’s weekly member e-newsletter. It is written by Rhonda Dishner, the Economic Development Alliance’s executive assistant.
Edward Jones, 3801 Camden Road, Suite 5, will host a Christmas open house from 4-6 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 10. Details: 879-9533.
The University of Arkansas at Monticello will host an orientation for new students at 12:30 p.m. Monday, Jan. 4, in the fine arts center.
Verizon will present a $1,000 HopeLine grant to CASA Women’s Shelter, 1113 State St., to support its domestic violence awareness and prevention programs.
The small craft advisory issued Saturday for the Arkansas River remains in effect, a spokesman from the Army Corps of Engineers said Monday.
The Cleveland County Quorum Court will meet at 7 p.m. Monday, Dec. 7, at the county courthouse. Details: 870-325-6214.