ARKids First recognizes National Infant Immunization Week

LITTLE ROCK -- In observance of the 25th annual National Infant Immunization Week, ARKids First, the state's Children's Health Insurance Program reminds parents that immunizations are covered under ARKids A and ARKids B. National . . . more »


Drop-in artist reception is tonight
Gallery 246 will hold a drop-in reception for featured artist Linda Gonzales from 5 to 6:30 tonight at the gallery, located at 243 E. Main St.
Gonzales is a native of Cambridge, Massachusetts, . . . more »


Weekend Events

Friday
National Active and Retired Federal Employees Association Chapter No. 1156 meeting, Large Mouth Pizza, 8379 Edgemont Road, Greers Ferry, 11:30 a.m.
Batesville Al-Anon Family Groups meeting, St. Paul's Episcopal Church, . . . more »


Sanders named VP of museums association

CALICO ROCK -- At its annual conference recently, the Arkansas Museums Association elected Gloria Sanders to a full term as vice president of the statewide association. The Arkansas Museums Association held its annual conference . . . more »


Rotary Club accepting Award nominations

Rotary Club of Batesville is now taking Community Award nominations.
Rotary is looking for nominees from the area in the five categories listed below.
1. Making A Difference Service Award: Honor persons who are making significant . . . more »


Area Audubon Society announces essay contest



FAIRFIELD BAY -- Little Red River Audubon Society in Fairfield Bay has announced its 2019 essay contest for scholarships to the Halberg Ecology Camp in June.
The contest is open to all area children in the fifth and sixth grade . . . more »


Library volunteers awarded



4-H members compete in fashion revue

Sydney Blackman, Diamond T Club



The Independence County 4-H has announced the winners from the fashion revue contest on March 5. Sulphur Rock Elementary School provided its cafetorium for the event.
The contest had 38 participants modeling constructed or . . . more »


Aviation career day set

MELBOURNE -- The Career Planning Services Department of Ozarka College will host an Aviation Industry Career Day in the Student Services Center from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. April 24.
The workshop will bring together students who are . . . more »


Federal employees to meet Friday
GREERS FERRY -- The National Active and Retired Federal Employees Association Chapter No. 1156 will meet at 11:30 a.m. Friday at Large Mouth Pizza, located at 8379 Edgemont Road in Greers . . . more »