Interested Citizens for Voter Registration Pen or Pencil King Team will discuss the ills of tobacco and alcohol and how using drugs can be more powerful in shaping behavior than peer pressure.
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Social studies teacher Bud Hamley will kiss a pig at 10 a.m. Friday at Belair Middle School, 1301 Commerce Road. The school collected 1,500 cans for the Neighbor to Neighbor and the Salvation Army. Hamley had promised to kiss a pig if the students met that goal.
The Pleasant Grove Missionary Baptist Church at 1801 S. Indiana St. will hold its food distribution at 7 a.m. Saturday. Recipients must bring a current picture ID and a recent utility bill for proof of residence.
The University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff Office of Recruitment is hosting its annual Lion Fever Day from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Friday. Junior and senior high school students from around the state and surrounding states are encouraged to visit UAPB for Lion Fever Day. Registration will begin at 8 a.m. at the Kenneth L. Johnson HPER Complex.
A vegetable production meeting aimed at commercial vegetable growers is scheduled for 9 a.m. Thursday, March 13, at the Cooperative Extension Service Jefferson County office, 500 S. Idaho Street.
The Belmont Broadmoor Neighborhood Watch will meet at 7 p.m. Tuesday at 1302 Washington St. Detective Roy Gober will give an updated program on cyber crime.
Charlina Lacy, director of the Pine Bluff Transit Department, has announced new service times for fixed routes and Paratransit service.
Forty-three students - including students from Rison and Pine Bluff - recently participated in a Southern Arkansas University Housing Department Residential College and Leadership College Community Service/Educational trip in Oklahoma City.
Because of inclement weather conditions, the July 1945 Rohwer Japanese-American Internment Camp photo exhibit and program originally scheduled for Thursday has been rescheduled for Wednesday, April 2, from 2-5 p.m. at Arkansas State University’s Wilson Hall Auditorium in Jonesboro.
The Arkansas State Highway Commission on Wednesday approved bids for several road projects in Southeast Arkansas,. according to a news release from the Arkansas State Highway and Transportation Department.