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Governor's schedule for May 28 – June 2

Governor's schedule for May 28 – June 2

Saturday, May 28

6:15 p.m.

Governor Beebe addresses Unity Fest

Riverside Park, 1770 Cheney Drive, Batesville

 

Monday, May 30

10:00 a.m.

Governor Beebe addresses the Arkansas Department of Veterans Affairs Memorial Day Ceremony

Arkansas State Veterans Cemetery, 1501 West Maryland, North Little Rock

 

Wednesday, June 1

7:00 p.m.

Governor Beebe addresses the 2011 Girls State Swearing-in Ceremony

Benson Auditorium, Harding University, Searcy

 

Thursday, June 2

7:00 p.m.

Governor Beebe addresses the 2011 Boys State Swearing-in Ceremony

Old Main Auditorium, University of Central Arkansas, 201 Donaghey, Conway

Governor makes 70 appointments to state offices

Governor makes 70 appointments to state offices

LITTLE ROCK - Governor Mike Beebe Tuesday announced the following appointments to boards and commissions:

Lillian Arnold, Pine Bluff, reappointed to the Home Health Care Service Agency Advisory Council. Appointment expires June 30, 2013.

Bill Booker, Little Rock, reappointed to the Arkansas Cemetery Board. Appointment expires January 15, 2015.

Dorathy Boulden, El Dorado, to the Arkansas History Commission. Appointment expires January 14, 2013. Replaces Shelia Lampkin.

Eric Burnett, Fort Smith, to the Arkansas Tech University Board of Trustees. Appointment expires January 14, 2016. Replaces Dean Wilburn.

Una Carroll, North Little Rock, to the Universal Newborn Hearing, Screening, Tracking and Intervention Advisory Board. Appointment expires January 14, 2013. Replaces Debra Goldman.

Joan Cash, Jonesboro, to the Arkansas Agriculture Board. Appointment expires August 15, 2014.

Steves Forbes to wrap up lecture series at Harding University

Steves Forbes to wrap up lecture series at Harding University

SEARCY, Ark. — The 2010-11 American Studies Institute Distinguished Lecture Series will conclude at Harding University Thursday, April 7, at 7:30 p.m. in Benson Auditorium with Steve Forbes. He will discuss “Is the American Nation in Decline? Why the 2012 Election is so Important.”

Forbes is chairman and CEO of Forbes Media and editor-in-chief of Forbes magazine. Under his leadership, Forbes Media has launched a variety of new publications and businesses with licensee editions published worldwide reaching more than six million readers. In 1996 Forbes entered the new media arena with the launch of Forbes.com, which now averages 18 million unique monthly visitors.

ARcare hosts breakfast for legislators

ARcare hosts breakfast for legislators

SEARCY, Ark. -- ARcare will be hosting a Legislative Breakfast Meet and Greet at their new clinic, in Bald Knob, located at 178 U.S. HWY 167 next to Fred's.  The meeting will start at 7:00 a.m. and will feature an informal setting with local legislators and members of the business community.

For more information please contact Grant Pryor, ARcare Regional Business Director, at 121 N. Spring Street, Searcy, AR 72143 or call (501) 305-3746 or email grant.pryor@arcare.net

Searcy recognizes cystic fibrosis week

Searcy recognizes cystic fibrosis week

According to Searcy.com, Mayor David Morris signed a proclamation Monday declaring April 10-16 as Cystic Fibrosis Awareness Week in Searcy.

State leaders to give legislative update

State leaders to give legislative update

SEARCY - This update will be held at The Lightle Center on March 1 at 6:30 p.m. This your opportunity to speak with Seanator Jonathan Dismang, Representative Mark Biviano and Representative Jeremy Gilliam.

Come out to the Business After Hours at Harding Place from 5 to 6 and then come on over to the Lightle Center. Thanks for your interest and support!