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AG: Scammers target utility customers

LITTLE ROCK – Utility companies in Arkansas and across the country report an increasing number of instances where scammers attempt to extort electric customers out of cash by posing as representatives of the company and threatening to cut off customers’ power.

Oak Park honors Students of the Month

Oak Park Elementary School Students of the Month for September were recently announced. They are (back row from left) Colin Booth, Kharmon Johnson, Lonnaviya Walker, Danielle Thomas, Terrence Allen, Tamarion Chandler (front row from left) Sta’Laziah Cobbs, Kenyon Winston, Da’Kevia Spears, Alyssa Winston, Antonio Freeman and Makiyah Early. (Not pictured were) Dwight Bennett, Tamarius Brown and Jasmine Lever. Special to The Commercial

Cotton outraises Pryor in Q3

WASHINGTON – Rep. Tom Cotton raised nearly $3.9 million during the third quarter of the year and ended September with a large cash advantage over Sen. Mark Pryor who raised just over $2.2 million during the same three-month period.