D’Auna Kaliece Curry was born at 12:01 p.m. Saturday, July 14, 2018 at Magnolia Regional Medical Center. She weighed 7 pounds, 3 ounces.
The Arkansas Agriculture Department and Farm Credit are partnering to provide six $1,000 Homegrown by Heroes academic scholarships to military veterans, currently serving military personnel, and their spouses or children who are pursuing an agricultural or an agricultural-related degree.
An estate sale will be held on Saturday, July 28 and Saturday, August 4 at 202 S. Locust in Waldo, with the proceeds benefitting American Legion Post 3 in Magnolia.
Chrishani La’Lani Malaghia Manning was born at 6:31 p.m. Thursday, July 5, 2018 at Magnolia Regional Medical Center. She weighed 5 pounds, 7.2 ounces and was 20 inches long.
The Blue & You Foundation for a Healthier Arkansas recently awarded 205 mini-grants to community projects throughout the state to help Arkansans live healthier lives.
Albemarle Foundation recently granted $15,000 to Compassion’s Foundation of Magnolia for renovations to its facility, including roof repair and electrical upgrades.
A “Hunks in Heels” womanless pageant will be held at 7 p.m. Saturday, July 21 for the benefit of local fire departments and the Lafayette County Fairgrounds.
A retirement reception for Larry Cogburn, executive director of the Central Arkansas Development Council, will be held 1-3 p.m. Thursday, July 26 at the Benton Senior Activity and Wellness Center, 1800 Citizens Drive, Benton.
Magnolia volunteers Hannah Story and Charlene Walthall recently attended a Samaritan’s Purse two-day event in Charlotte, NC, to pack Operation Christmas Child boxes purchased through Build-A-Shoebox online.
Educators and those who provide child care can have access to a convenient, no-cost online resource for professional training through Best Care Connected and Guiding Children Successfully.
The first general membership meeting for the South Arkansas Heritage Museum will be held from 6-7:30 p.m. Monday, July 2 in the Magnolia Room of the Columbia County Library.
Farmers Bank & Trust Magnolia team has made a $1,000 donation to the Magnolia Junior Charity League’s Backpack Program.
“Home Safe,” a day camp designed to help prepare children to stay safe at home, will be conducted by the Columbia County Ambulance Service from 1-5 p.m. July 12-13.
Arkansas 4-H is sure to be a topic of conversation during this year’s Miss Arkansas Scholarship Pageant, as one contestant makes the organization central to her platform.