Several Pine Bluff area businesses have been checked last week by the Arkansas’ Alcohol Beverage Control (ABC) to make sure COVID guidelines are being followed. There were 10 business that failed inspections, while several others passed their inspections.

Please note the locations that failed inspection have not yet received any violations.

While they did fail inspection, the determination to issue violations is made by ABC’s Director following a review of compliance reports.

A failed inspection may be the result of non-compliance with one or several COVID19-related directives.

NOTE: ABC Enforcement agents conducted more than 280 compliance checks last week. Overall, 91.26% of establishments were in full compliance last week while 8.74% failed to follow one or more directives.

Agents are now approaching almost 5,000 total compliance checks since starting in June 2020.

BUSINESSES THAT PASSED INSPECTIONS

Kwik Check Food Mart – Pine Bluff

2 Brothers 1 Stop – Pine Bluff

Chapel Food Mart – Pine Bluff

Camden Food & Gas – Pine Bluff

Fast Lane Xpress – Pine Bluff

Ram Food & Fuel – Pine Bluff

Super Stop 472 – Pine Bluff

Olive Mart – Pine Bluff

Eagle Express – Pine Bluff

Big Red 113 – Pine Bluff

Main Street 1 Stop – Pine Bluff

Lakeview Fast Mart – Pine Bluff

SR Quick Mart – Pine Bluff

EZ Mart 4441 – Pine Bluff

Star Express Properties – Pine Bluff

Rick’s Quick Stop – Pine Bluff

C & B Market – Pine Bluff

Colton’s Steakhouse & Grill – White Hall

Stuttgart Shell 67 – Stuttgart

Dollar General 243 – Stuttgart

Stuttgart Kwik Mart – Stuttgart

Stuttgart C-Stop – Stuttgart

El Canaveral Mexican Grill – Stuttgart

Lotus Blossom – Stuttgart

BUSINESSES THAT FAILED INSPECTIONS

  • Notes show the violation, Comments show what the inspectors said about each business in their reports.

A & S Quick Mart – Pine Bluff

Notes: Failure to be a good neighbor (Class A Violation)

Comments: Clerks not wearing masks while waiting on patrons that are walking around the business without masks on.

Fast Mart #9 – Pine Bluff

Notes: Failure to maintain health, safety, and sanitary standards – ABC Rule 1.79(7)

Comments: Three employees and the owner did not have on a mask.

Handy Mart – Pine Bluff

Notes: Failure to be a good neighbor (Class A Violation) Failure to maintain health, safety, and sanitary standards – ABC Rule 1.79(7)

Comments: The clerk and owner are not wearing a mask.

Sam’s Food Mart – Humphrey

Notes: Failure to be a good neighbor (Class A Violation) Failure to maintain health, safety, and sanitary standards – ABC Rule 1.79(7)

Comments: Clerks and customers not wearing a mask, and the business has received multiple violations prior to (this).

Redfield Truck Stop – Redfield

Notes: Failure to be a good neighbor (Class A Violation) Failure to maintain health, safety, and sanitary standards – ABC Rule 1.79(7)

Comments: Patrons entering without a mask on. The condiments, packages, and napkins are on tables and the staff are not wearing masks.

Terri Foods Inc. – Redfield

Notes: Failure to be a good neighbor (Class A Violation)

Comments: Clerk and owner refuses to wear a mask. Patrons are not required to wear a mask.

Neighborhood Gas State – Stuttgart

Notes: Failure to maintain health, safety, and sanitary standards – ABC Rule 1.79(7)

Comments: The owner is waiting on customers and not wearing masks.

MJ Super Stop – Stuttgart

Notes: Failure to be a good neighbor (Class A Violation) Failure to maintain health, safety, and sanitary standards – ABC Rule 1.79(7)

Comments: Clerk not wearing a mask while waiting on customers and customers are not wearing masks. The clerks are also not wearing gloves while serving from the hot bar.

AZ Kwick Stop – Stuttgart

Notes: Failure to maintain health, safety, and sanitary standards – ABC Rule 1.79(7)

Comments: Both clerks are not wearing masks while waiting on customers.

Rice Bowling Center – Stuttgart

Notes: Failure to cooperate with law enforcement (Class A Violation) Failure to be a good neighbor (Class A Violation) Failure to maintain health, safety, and sanitary standards – ABC Rule 1.79(7)

Notes: Two employees at the counter were not wearing a mask.