Super Country 105 Keeps it Local for Southwest Arkansas
April 16, 2014
Community Coffee Hosted By the Nevada Co. Library in observance of National Library Week 9:30-11 at the Nevada Co. Library.
The Housing Authority of the city of Hope will begin accepting applications for section 8 rental assistance from 9am until 11am April 16th through 23rd at 720 Texas Street in Hope. Those apply must bring proof of household members income, picture I.D. of all household members 18 and older, social security cards for all household members and birth certificates for all household members. For info call 777-5742
The Hope/Hempstead County Chamber of Commerce Community Coffee on Wednesday April 16th will be hosted by Arkansas Drug Court and the Hope Farmer’s Market. The Coffee is set for 9:30am until 11am at the Chamber office.
April 17, 2014
The Hope Parks Department will hold their 12th annual Egg Hunt Thursday April 17th at 5:30pm at the Kelly Softball Fields at 16th and Spring Hill Road. The egg hunt is for young people aged infant to 10 years of age.
There will be a special Hope/Hemsptead County Chamber of Commerce Community Coffee Thursday April 17th hosted by the Hempstead County Library. The Coffee is being held in honor of National Library Week. The Coffee is set for 9:30am until 11am at the Hempstead County Library at 500 South Elm.
The Hope/Hempstead County Chamber of Commerce will hold a ribbon-cutting for the new Anthony-Routon Amphlitheater at 5:30pm on Thursday April 17th at 5:30pm. This is in conjucntion with the annual UACCH Fish Fry which will begin at 4:30pm and continue until 7pm. Entertainment will include the Hope High Jazz Cats and the Eskimo Brothers. The public is invited.
First Presbyterian Chuch of Hope will hold Maundy Thursday services at 5:30pm. Services will be held in the chapel and the public is welcome.
Beebe Memorial C.M.E. Church will hold a Holy Maundy service Thursday at 6pm. Rev. Monette Shaw is the pastor. Beebe is located at 412 North Hazel.
The Nevada County Extension Office will hold a goat producers program covering the management, health, and nutrition of goats Thursday April 17th at 6pm at the Nevada County Extension office. To register or for info phone 887-2818.
April 18, 2014
The Okay Community Baptist Church near Saratoga will have Good Friday services Friday April 18th at 7pm. Chuch members will observe the Lord’s Supper. For info cal pastor Archie Phillips at 580-584-5433.
April 19, 2014
“Musician Appreciation” will be held for Sister Mattie Tidwell Saturday April 19th at 6pm at Faith Temple Church of God in Christ at 506 Warren in Prescott. Superintendent Leroy Sworn is the host pastor. For info call Ruthie Malone at 887-6604 or Anita Jones at 331-7715.
Pleasant Hill will have a reunion Saturday April 19th from 10am until 2pm at the Fairhills Fire Station on Highway 19 North
A “Harness and Driving” workshop will be offered at Historic Washington April 19th. Cost is $50. To preregister or for info phone the park at 983-2684
Nevada County Annual Easter Egg Hunt 10 AM – Noon Nevada County Fairgrounds Ages 1-9.
April 22, 2014
The Prescott School Board will hold its regular school board meeting Tuesday April 22nd at 6pm in the Board Room at McRae Middle School. All interested persons are welcome
April 23, 2014
There will be a Book Signing for Penny Richards 1-4 PM at Nevada County Library.
The Hope/Hempstead County Chamber of Commerce Community Coffee on Wednesday April 23rd will be hosted by Garrett Memorial Christian School. The Coffee is set for 9:30am until 11am at the school which is located at #1 Genesis Drive off US 278.
April 26, 2014
The Brotherhood of Fulton and Union Baptist Church of Fulton will sponsor a benefit program for Mary Lee Muldrow on April 26th at 6pm at Union Baptist Church. Choirs are invited to participate. For info contact Jessie Henry at 896-2581.
The Cross Roads Volunteer Fire Department will hold a bar b que supper April 26th at 6pm. Admission is by donation. There will be an auction, home baked goods, craft items, merchant donations and more. The public is invited.
April 27, 2014
St Mark Baptist Church April 27th at 2:30 pm, 122nd Church Anniversary Hwy 24 Prescott. Rev. Bobby Joe Purifoy, Pastor. Special Guest Speaker Rev. Charles Cooper, Pastor of St. John Baptist Church Buckner, Arkansas. Everyone is invited.
Spring Hill youth T-Ball/Baseball & Softball will have a Chicken & Dressing Dinner with all the fixin’s at the Spring Hill cafeteria on Sunday, April 27th from 11 am – 1 pm. Monday raised goes back into the youth sports programs for uniforms and equipment.
April 28, 2014
The Southwest Arkansas Arts Council will present “Artist For An Evening” Monday April 28th at 6pm at the Cairo/Fulton Depot. There will be food, beverages and participants will create their own painting. Cost is $50 for SWAAC members and $75 for non-SWAAC members. For info or reservations phone 777-8200.
May 2, 2014
Nevada County Kiwanis Pancake Supper will be Friday, May 2nd from 5 -7 PM at the Prescott Elementary Cafeteria $5.00 plates.
A workshop on medical and legal ethics for health care providers and family caregivers is set for May 2nd at UACCH in the Spring Hill Room at Hempstead Hall. The program features Elder Law Attorney Lisa Shoalmire. There is a $10 registration fee for those not needing continuing education hours and a $20 fee for professionals seeking Continuing Education hours. Lunch will be catered by Dos Loco Gringos. Topics include “power of attorney”, “end of life issues”, and “competency and guardianship”. For info or to register phone the Area Agency on Aging of Southwest Arkansas at 800-272-2127
The monthly singing at the Okay Community Baptist Church is Friday May 2nd starting at 6:30pm. There will be a potluck supper. For directions and info phone 388-9200.
May 3, 2014
“Trial by Jury” will be presented at Historic Washington State Park May 3rd at 6pm. The dinner theater presentation is a reenactment of an actual 1844 trial. To register or for info phone 983-2684.
May 6, 2014
Nevada County Community Coffee EHC Council on Tuesday, May 6th from 9:30 am -11 am at the Extension Office.
TEAM PAFFORD T-Shirts are IN! Choose from Purple or Gray in sizes youth to 3XL, $15.00 each .Get them now, the relay event is April 25th! Call 777-7660.
The Prescott Junior Class is selling Curley Wolf “sliders” and flip-flops. The cost per pair is $20. All proceeds benefit the 2014 prom. For info or to purchase contact Prescott High School.
1st Bank is selling Hog Shirts as a Fundraiser for Relay for Life. They have them in stock, sizes Small to XXLarge. Shirts are $10.00 while supplies last.
Weight Watchers meets each Tuesday evening at 6:00 p.m. on 2nd floor of the Co-op building on campus of UACCH.
Special Touch Living Hope host a bible study design to enrich the lives of people with disability, every third Monday of each month, at the Fair Park Community Center in Hope, at 6:30 pm.
A Love Fund for Jason and Leslie (Russell) Davis of Prescott has been set up to offset medical, food, lodging, and transportation expenses. Leslie gave birth to their first child, Ethan Cole, December 8, weighing 1 lb., 6 oz. The baby will have to remain in the hospital in Little Rock until March. Donations can be dropped off at City Hall, 118 West Elm, in Prescott. Jason is employed by the City of Prescott, while Leslie works at McKenzie, Vasser, and Barber PLLC in Prescott.
A love fund has been set-up at 1st Bank for the Paul Woodruff family. Woodruff died as the result of an accident. He was the son-in-law of Bobby Ford. Donations will be accepted at any 1st Bank location.
There has been a love fund set up at Summit Bank in Hope for Debbie and Steve Howard in memory of their daughter Brooke for anyone who would like to help their family through donations.
Spring Hill School District accepts students living in other school districts under provisions of the “Opportunity School Choice Option” Arkansas public school choice act 1227 of 2013. School choice applications can be obtained from the Spring Hill School District Superintendent’s office located at 633 Hwy 355 W, Hope, Arkansas by calling 870-722-8236870-722-8236 during regular business hours on any business day or on their website at http://springhill.k12.ar.us Applications must be filed in the superintendent’s office or post marked no later than June 1st prior to the beginning of the Fall semester.
Head start is now accepting applications. CDI Head Start Serving Southwest Arkansas offers pre-school services to children ages 3-5 years, including: Education, Health, Dental, Social, Disability, and Mental Health. Parents of children with special needs, including severe disabilities are encouraged to apply. Transportation is provided on a limited basis in some areas. Transportation is not guaranteed for any child. If you are interested in learning more about the free services offered to young children and their families please call or come by the Head Start Centers listed below. HempsteadCounty: Blevins HS – 870-874-2206870-874-2206, Hope HS – 870-777-4526870-777-4526. Howard County: Mineral Springs HS – 870-287-5305870-287-5305, Nashville HS – 870-845-1887870-845-1887. LafayetteCounty: Bradley HS – 870-894-6153870-894-6153, Lafayette HS – 870-921-5401870-921-5401. Little RiverCounty: Ashdown HS – 870-898-3035870-898-3035, Foreman HS – 870-542-7011870-542-7011. Miller County: Fairview HS – 870-772-1941870-772-1941, Miller I HS (Washington) – 870-330-4639870-330-4639, Miller II HS (College Hill) – 870-216-1863870-216-1863, Union HS – 870-772-1217870-772-1217. Nevada County: Nevada HS – 870-871-1334870-871-1334, Prescott HS – 870-887-0623870-887-0623. Sevier County: DeQueen HS – 870-642-2058870-642-2058. To apply for Head Start you will need the following information: Original Proof of Birth, Verification of family income, and Proof of legal guardianship (if applicable).
The Hope Church of Christ Preschool is now enrolling students that will be at least 3 years old by September 1st. Morning preschool with afternoon care available five days a week. Established preschool with structured curriculum including Handwriting without Tears and Mother Goose Time. For more information call 777-4569 or visit www.SouthwestArkansasChristian.com.