Gov. Asa Hutchinson will attend Southeast Arkansas events this week, according to a press release from his office.
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UAPB’s Anthony Austin will study the health benefits of educational attainment and whether they are less pronounced for African-Americans through his recent award from the Psychological Research and Training on Health Disparities Issues Grants (ProDIGs).
Interested Citizens for Voter Registration Inc. will hold Coffee with the Chiefs at Tyson Foods, 5505 Jefferson Parkway, from 9-10 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 4.
Sandra Harris, a Pine Bluff lawyer, received a Lawyer Community Legacy Award at the 2015 Arkansas Bar Association meeting at Hot Springs.
The 2015-16 Arkansas State Highway Map is now available from the Arkansas State Highway and Transportation Department, according to AHTD Director Scott Bennett.
Jena Compton will join Simmons First National Corp. in September as executive vice president-chief people officer and assistant general counsel, according to a press release.
Rotary clubs have announced upcoming programs.
Air Force Airman Michael A. Moss graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland at San Antonio, Texas.
Redfield author Terri Proksch, who writes as Terri Luckey, will hold an author workshop at 2 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 6, at the main library of the Pine Bluff-Jefferson County Library System, 200 E. Eighth Ave.
The University of Arkansas at Little Rock has awarded the Provost’s Academic Excellence Scholarship to three area students: