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Red Cross urges blood donations

The American Red Cross seeks eligible donors to give blood in honor of World Blood Donor Day, June 14, and throughout the summer. Giving blood will help ensure a sufficient blood supply for patients in need. Blood donation opportunities include:

Dollarway Graduation

Dollarway students prepare to receive their diplomas at Dollarway High School’s graduation Tuesday afternoon. The program was held at the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff’s Kenneth L. Johnson Health, Physical Education and Recreation complex. The valedictory address was given by Tiffany Danielle Davis.*** (Pine Bluff Commercial/Stephen Simpson)


Dollarway High School’s 2015 valedictorian is Tiffany Danielle Davis and the salutatorian is Zaire Ryell Rose. Davis gave the valedictory address at graduation Tuesday night. The name of the speaker was incorrect in Wednesday’s edition.

Watson Chapel Graduation

Watson Chapel students listen as Superintendent Danny Hazelwood presents the senior class at the Watson Chapel High School graduation ceremony Tuesday afternoon. The graduation was held at the Pine Bluff Convention Center arena. The valedictory address was given by Sarah Smith. (Pine Bluff Commercial/Stephen Simpson)