BEGINNERS WEAVING WORKSHOP February 20, 2016 from 9 a.m. – Noon Weaving was an important skill in frontier Arkansas, and most settlers had at least one loom in their home. Today most weaving is done by machines, but many people still practice traditional hand weaving. This workshop will teach basic weaving using a piece of…Details
Farmers of Randolph and Lawrence Counties are invited to an Agri Appreciation Day on Friday, February 5th at Black River Technical College. The day will begin at 8:00 am with a welcome from Black River Technical College President, Dr. Eric Turner, followed by Arkansas Secretary of Agriculture, Wes Ward. Other speakers will begin at 9:30…Details
Ground was broken January 15, 2016 in East Pocahontas for the new Taco Bell to be constructed. Set to be open by early spring, the company will soon begin taking applications and will employ anywhere from 25-30 people. Jackie McClure, from Harrisburg, is the owner and David Hall will serve as the Restaurant general manager.
Position Filled!! Receptionist-(Pocahontas, AR) Back in Motion Chiropractic. Duties: answering phones, greeting patients, scheduling, data entry, filing insurance, accounting, etc. Computer knowledge required and be willing to learn new software. Must have excellent phone and communication skills. 24-36 hours/wk. Accepting resumes: firstname.lastname@example.org or 2109 Old County Road.Details
It is time for the BRAD Child Development Center’s Reading is Electric Read-A-Thon. This is a state-wide reading competition of all the Head Start centers. Thanks to our wonderful community, we won last year! This year, we are asking males to come read to the classes. The competition is from January 8th through February 19th.…Details
The Eddie Mae Herron Center and Museum is pleased to announce the exhibit, “Old School: Memories of the Brinkley Academy” will be on display now through February 8. Consisting of fourteen graphic panels, the exhibit offers a fascinating glimpse at early education and cultural history for African Americans in Arkansas’ Delta region.Details