By Ray King The annual fundraising drive for the United Way of Southeast Arkansas is underway and according to Jason Duren, the organization is on track to meet its goal. Duren and Michelle Corbin, the disaster specialist manager for the American... Read More.
The Jefferson County Sheriff's Office joined Ms. Mary Ann Wilson in celebrating her retirement after 8 years of serving the community. Due to the current COVID-19 pandemic, the office held a virtual celebration via Zoom. "I love... Read More.
Jefferson Regional in Pine Bluff is pleased to announce that Rheumatologist Maaman Bashir, M.D. has joined the hospital medical staff as well as a new clinic, Jefferson Regional Rheumatology Associates. Dr. Bashir received her medical degree in Karachi, Pakistan. She then completed an Internal Medicine... Read More.
The Arkansas Department of Agriculture Natural Resources Division has contracted FTN Associates to develop a Bayou Meto Watershed-Based Management Plan. The objective of the plan is to protect and improve water quality in streams and other waterbodies by addressing non-regulatory issues through voluntary activities or practices only. There... Read More.
Arkansas Blood Institute is experiencing an emergency blood shortage and is issuing an urgent call for donors of all blood types. This Thursday, January 7, 2021 from 2-6PM in the Community Center Gym, you will have the opportunity to donate. To schedule an... Read More.
This Friday, January 8, 2021 The Fordyce First Assembly of God at 801 Upton Drive in Fordyce is hosting a fish fry and online concert. This is a drive thru only event with To Go Boxes available for $12. The choices are fish, chicken,... Read More.
Community COVID 19 testing Tuesday January 26, 2021 3-6PM Grant County Local Health Unit 700 E Center St in Sheridan Testing is for anyone with or without symptoms with no out of pocket expense. ID and insurance may be requested but are not required.
If you need help applying for SNAP: Arkansas Foodbank staff and trained volunteers will walk you through your SNAP application, submit it to your county DHS office, and provide information about SNAP benefits and eligibility. Reach us at [email protected] or 501-569-4311, Monday through Friday from 8 am to 4... Read More.
It's time to play some ball! Basketball sign ups are going on now at the Boys & Girls Club for students in kindergarten through 6th grade. Cost is $50 per player, and the season will run from February 1st through March 12th. Registration fees cover... Read More.