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WH Noon Lions to meet

The White Hall Noon Lions Club will meet at noon Thursday, Oct. 1, at Larry’s Pizza at White Hall. The guest speaker will be Steven Rice with the White Hall Food Pantry.

WH resident wins district queen pageant

Betty Phillips, Miss White Hall Health and Rehab, won the District 6 Queen Pageant on Sept. 15 at Crossett. She competed against 11 other women from nursing homes within the district. She will also participate in the state competition Nov. 18 at Little Rock. Phillips won the pageant at the White Hall center Aug. 21. ‘White Hall Health and Rehab is overwhelmed with joy and excitement for Mrs. Betty Phillips,’ a spokesman said. (Special to The Commercial)

Babe Ruth World Series games postponed

The punishing heat of early August has, so far, stayed away from the Babe Ruth 14-year-old World Series. That was still the case on Wednesday, but weather still wreaked havoc on the national showcase, forcing the postponement of the day’s scheduled games.

White Hall takes late-night contest

Due to extra innings from the previous game, and the Babe Ruth 14-year-old World Series opening-day ceremony, the start of the game between White Hall and Portland, Maine, was pushed back two hours, and it started after 9 p.m.

White Hall food safety

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.