Jarrett Franklin and Jordan Franklin of Marion were recently awarded University Scholarships from the Office of Recruitment at the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff. The scholarships pay full tuition and room and board.
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The Shady Grove Cemetery Association will hold a memorial service at noon May 4 on Granty County Road No. 25 where the church and cemetery are located.
Officials with the First Trinity Church of God in Christ Missions Department will sponsor a pre-Mother’s Day trip to Grapevine Shopping Mall in Dallas, Texas, on May 3.
The movie, “Heaven Is for Real,” will be presented during Family and Friends Movie Day at 11 a.m. Saturday at The Pines mall theater. The movie is presented by Tracy Shavers Ministries and Carmike Cinemas.
The Family Community Development Corp., 1001 N. Palm St., will hold its regular monthly meeting at 6 p.m. Thursday, April 24. Pine Bluff Police Sgt. David Williams will discuss the University Park Neighborhood Watch program.
The Pine Bluff Area Transportation Study Technical Committee will meet at 11 a.m. Monday at Pine Bluff Transit, 2300 E. Harding Ave.
The Jefferson County Farm Service Agency Ag-Credit has announced the availability of special loans for the Socially Disadvantaged residents who want to buy or operate a family-size farm.
Gould Citizens Advisory Council will host a candidate forum at 6 p.m. Monday, May 5, at the Gould Lions Club in Gould.
The Interested Citizens for Voter Registration King Team Pen or Pencil students complete a service learning project Saturday, April 19. Participants also discussed race , racism, problems and solutions in the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Park with mentors and parents. The discussion was facilitated by the Department of Interior National Park Ranger Toni Phinisey-Webber from the Little Rock National Parks Service. Special to The Commercial
The University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff will unveil a new logo during the investiture ceremony of Chancellor Laurence B. Alexander.