Rice Tasting Luncheon set for Sept. 26

September is National Rice Month, and one of the favorite ways to celebrate is at the annual St. Francis County Farm Bureau Women’s Committee’s Rice Tasting and Rice Cook-Off.

Teachers urged to apply for $500 SIMS grant

School budgets can limit things like special projects that can increase a student’s interest in science, but the Arkansas Community Foundation’s Science Initiative for Middle Schools, or SIMS, program can give a financial boost to teachers.