The American Red Cross encourages eligible donors to help ensure a stable and diverse blood supply by giving blood in honor of National Sickle Cell Awareness Month in September.
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Gov. Mike Beebe will join local and company leaders for a job creation announcement Wednesday, Aug. 20, at Pine Bluff.
Always of interest to producers are glimpses into what’s ahead. This is what thousands of livestock scientists at the Joint Annual Meeting of the American Society of Animal Science, the American Dairy Science Association and the Canadian Society of Animal Science discussed recently in Kansas City, a spokesman at the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff said.
A back-to-school bash will be held Saturday, Aug. 23, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Townsend Park. School supplies, uniforms and shoes will be given away.
MONTICELLO — Non-credit courses in various topics will be offered this fall by the University of Arkansas at Monticello’s Department of Community Education.
Sheraton Park Neighborhood Watch Group will meet Thursday, Aug. 21, at 6:30 p.m. at Grace Episcopal Church, 4101 Hazel St. Residents are invited to attend.
The school year is set to begin at the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff with distinguished speakers including Joseph “Rev Run” Simmons Tuesday, Aug. 26, at 6p.m. at the Kenneth L. Johnson, Sr. Health, Physical Education and Recreation (HPER) Complex.
The West Pine Bluff Rotary Club will meet at the Pine Bluff Country Club Thursday, Aug. 21, at noon. The speaker will be District Judge Kim Bridgforth. On Aug. 28, Scott Green, general manager of The Pines mall and The File depot, will be the speaker.
Central Arkansas Development Council will begin the Crisis LIHEAP program Aug. 25 in Dallas County for low-income residents with disconnect notices on their electricity bills.
Monday is the last day to register to vote or change voter location for those who wish to do so in time to vote in the Sept. 16 school board elections.