The Arkansas State Highway and Transportation Department reminds drivers to “know before you go” and visit IDriveArkansas.com before traveling this Labor Day weekend.
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The Salvation Army, 501 E. 12th Ave., will be accepting requests for Christmas assistance on the following dates:
Two U.S. senators will tour the National Center for Toxicological Research Center at 9:30 a.m. Friday, Sept. 4.
Several agencies have announced dates they will observe Labor Day, Monday, Sept. 7:
Brookshire’s will donate more than $120,000 to high schools in Texas, Louisiana and Arkansas during the ExtraPoint Program through Tuesday, Oct. 27.
Several employees in the School of Arts and Sciences, and Facilities Management at the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff were recently honored with Chancellor’s Awards.
Many farmers do some kind of deep tillage periodically, especially in the fall, said Henry English, head of the Small Farm Program at the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff. Farmers should consider using conservation EQIP matching funds to partially finance their deep tillage operations, he said.
Thirty-fourth Avenue Elementary School, 801 E. 34th Ave., will have its annual Title I open house meeting at 5:30 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 10, in the school cafeteria.
Caregivers and community- and faith-based groups are invited to free respite care training Thursday, Sept. 24, at Pine Bluff and seven other cities.
There are potential dangers associated with social media sites, including online predators. Social networking sites can provide a false sense of security for users who ignore the risks in making connections online.