As the Fourth of July nears, people are making plans to spend it with food, fellowship and fun. The Pine Bluff Downtown Special Events ‘Sweet Sounds of Downtown’ is just one of many Independence Day celebrations happening throught the area.
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Whether it’s a pool or lake or stream that offers relief from the heat, it’s important to T.H.I.N.K. your way to water safety, said Shannon Caldwell, 4-H center program director.
The Interested Citizens for Voter Registration Inc. will hold its Coffee with the Chiefs at 9 a.m. Tuesday, July 5, at Gospel Temple Missionary Baptist Church, 1100 Oakwood Road. The speaker will be Col William “Bill” Bryant, director of the Arkansas State Police.
The deadline to certify spring-seeded crops is Friday, July 15. Certification is required to meet eligibility requirements for government farm programs, said Henry English, director of the Small Farm Program at the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff.
Many Arkansans have traditions that include family picnics and fireworks displays during Fourth of July celebrations. Some attend one of the large displays across the state, but others put on their own displays.
The Dumas Chamber of Commerce will host its second annual corn supper from 5-8 p.m. Friday, July 8, at the Dumas Community Center.
The Cleveland County Quorum Court will meet at 7 p.m. Thursday, July 7, at the courthouse at Rison. Details: 870-325-6214.
The Central Arkansas Development Council at Fordyce will accept applications from Dallas County residents for the regular and crisis Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program.
The Arkansas Department of Environmental Quality is offering free training classes across the state to help holders of National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System permits meet a federal deadline for electronic reporting.
Pine Bluff native Annas Aytch, Ph.D., of Huntsville, Ala., will be the keynote speaker at the banquet of the 12th annual C.P. Coleman All School Reunion. The banquet will be held at at 5 p.m. Saturday, July 2, at Prince Hall Grand Masonic Lodge, 2906 E. Harding Ave.