The families of the late Keith Norfleet and Arthur Shaw will host the annual memorial program at 3 p.m. Easter Sunday, April 5, at Indiana Street Baptist Church, 1114 S. Indiana St.
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Dollar General will hold a grand opening of its new store at 2508 Camden Road beginning at 8 a.m. Saturday, April 4.
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Vicksburg District recently named a man with Jefferson County ties manager of three Arkansas Corps lakes, including DeGray, Greeson and Lake Ouachita.
The White Hall Easter Egg Hunt will begin at 10 a.m. Saturday at the city park.
Volunteers from the Citizens on Patrol are available, upon request, to monitor the residence of someone attending a wake or funeral.
Undergraduate full-time students majoring in electrical engineering will be eligible for a new scholarship at the University of Arkansas at Fayetteville.
To encourage more schools to make breakfast part of the school day, the application deadline for the Arkansas School Breakfast Challenge was extended to May 1.
Christopher Calvert, a Watson Chapel High School student, poses with state Sen. Stephanie Flowers of Pine Bluff. Calvert served as an Arkansas State Senate page for Flowers in spring 2015. Calvert is the son of Michael Calvert and Lee Case of Pine Bluff. (Special to The Commercial)
Youth at Spiritual Temple Church, 1001 S. Linden St., will host a fundraiser beginning at 9 a.m. Saturday, March 28.
Arkansas Attorney General Leslie Rutledge issued a consumer alert to warn Arkansans about a new scam where debt collectors are posing as the very state agencies that go after them, including the attorney general’s office.