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Food safety inspections

The Arkansas Department of Health regulates the sale of food at establishments which include restaurants, bars, daycares, schools, grocery stores, convenience stores, bed and breakfast facilities, hotels/motels, mobile units and concession stands. Inspections are made unannounced by environmental health specialists.


Watson Chapel Junior High School’s 7th grade students will wear polo style shirts with placket, 2 to 4 buttons, long or short sleeves and ribbed-knit collar in the color light blue only. The color was incorrectly submitted for the article in Friday’s edition.

Summer food programs set

Several agencies are participating in the U.S. Department of Agriculture Summer Food Service Program. Meals will be provided free to all children and are the same for all participants without discrimination. USDA prohibits discrimination. To file a discrimination complaint, complete the USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form online or at any USDA office or call 1-866-632-9992 to request a form.