GOP sets Lincoln/Reagan Dinner, elects officers


The Jefferson County Republican Committee has set March 7 as the date for the annual Lincoln/Reagan Dinner at the Pine Bluff Country Club.

Arkansas House Speaker Rep. Davy Carter (R) of Cabot will provide a legislative update. Complete dinner details and tickets will be released by mid-February.

All county officers were reelected for two year terms. In addition to Peter Smykla of Pine Bluff, county chairman, other officers include first vice chair Jan Adam of Pine Bluff, second vice David Singer of White Hall, treasurer Robert McClanahan of Pine Bluff, and secretary Eva Marie Pearson of White Hall. Stuart “Stu” Soffer of White Hall was reelected County Election Commissioner.