CelebrationJayla Barton celebrates graduating from kindergarten at Central Elementary School while singing with her classmates. Kindergarten graduation was held Wednesday morning in the auditorium at the junior high school. Photo by Fred Conley.
Special session to address funds for ‘super project’ - Gov. Asa Hutchinson has announced the agenda for the upcoming special session of the Arkansas legislature, and Senate Minority Leader Keith Ingram, D-West Memphis, is voicing support for some of the issues, but not all.
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VFW needs volunteers to place flags on graves - Memorial Day is Monday, and members of the Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 2869 are making plans for their annual events that honor those who have served this country.
Colt Council reviews plans for community event, fireworks - Plans for a pair of community events and problems with overgrown properties dominated the discussion at the Colt City Council meeting this week.
Road conditions discussed during meeting of Palestine Council - Palestine Mayor Billy Shafer provided updates to city council members Tuesday evening on road conditions in a pair of different locations in the city.
EACC summer term begins Tuesday - Summer I classes at East Arkansas Community College will begin Tuesday, May 26. Registration for classes will continue through Wednesday, May 27.