Southwest Arkansas Development Council at 419 East Main in
Prescott is now accepting applications for the Winter Home
Energy Assistance daily from 8am until 11am. If you
think you might need this help, please stop by the Senior
Citizens Center in Prescott.
Greater New Beginning Church of God in Christ at 251 West 2nd in
Prescott will hold "Sunday Night Live" Deliverance Services every Sunday night. The services start at 6:30pm and everyone is invited
Hope/Hempstead County Chamber of Commerce will hold a
ribbon-cutting at Hempstead Hall at 10:30am on Thursday January
24th. The public is welcome and Larry Gatlin tickets will
be available after the ribbon-cutting from 11am until 6pm.
Prescott Nevada County Chamber of
Commerce will host the first community coffee of the new year on
Thursday January 24th
from 9:30 am – 11 am at the
Nevada Co. Library.
School Board will meet Thursday January 24th at 7pm in the
library. The public is welcome
There will be a
Hope for America TEA Party Meeting on January 24, 2013 at
Bancorp South Conference room at 7:00 p.m.
invites you to a Helping Hands program for Sister Darlene Stuart
on January 26, 2013 at 6:00 p.m. at the Haynes Chapel Baptist
Church, (Hwy 32 East in Hope.) This program is sponsored by
Haynes Chapel Baptist Church. All choirs, soloists, groups and
other talents are welcome to participate. For more information
call Dorothy Wesley at 870-777-6674
be held Friday January 25 at Nevada. The Senior teams and
Junior boys host Trinity at 5:30pm
An AARP Driver
Safety class is set for the Hope Church of Christ on Saturday
January 26th from 9am until 2pm. It is co-sponsored by Dan
Rohrbaugh/Edward Jones. Cost is $12 for AARP members and
$14 for non-members. To register phone instructor Billy
Womble at 887-5789 or the church at 777-4569
Cousins of the
Brewers, Pondexters, Carrigans, and Bishops will have "soul food
Sunday" at the BancorpSouth Farmhouse January 27th at 12:30pm.
All family members are invited.
Christian Methodist Episcopal Church invites you to a 3 night
Revival to Celebrate National Youth and Young Week. Sunday,
January 27th with Rev. Brian Lightner, Monday, January 28th with
Rev. Michael Story, and Tuesday, January 29th with Rev. Donald
Turner. Services start each evening at 6:00 p.m., 412 North
Hazel St in Hope.
There will be a
Farmers Market Public Meeting sponsored by the HOPE Coalition
January 29th from 6pm to 9pm at Hempstead Hall. Everyone
is invited to attend.
Hope/Hempstead County Chamber of Commerce will sponsor an open
house, community coffee, and ribbon-cutting for Back On The Rack
Wednesday January 30th. The business is located on South
Main in Hope. The open house and Coffee is set for 9:30am
until 11am with the ribbon-cutting set for 10:30am
Prescott Rotary Club will hold a chili and soup supper Tuesday
February 7th from 4pm to 8pm at the PHS Cafeteria and sports
complex. Tickets are $6 each. The meal includes
chili or soup, crackers, dessert, and drink. Carry outs are
Hope Junior Auxiliary will sponsor the 2nd annual "Fruit Loop
5K, kids fun run, and Fit for Life Festival" at UACCH on
February 9th. Events begin at 8am and proceeds go towards
the J.A.'s activities for children in Hempstead County.
Lance & Associates Real Estate is donating $100 to the Top
Overall Male and Top Overall Female finisher. Plus, there will
be monetary and gift certificates from local sponsors awarded to
the Top 3 in each age division. Email Lindsey.firstname.lastname@example.org
for a registration form. Sponsored by JA of Hope & UACCH.
"Women In Red" event will be held February 10th at 3pm at New
Beginning Church of God in Christ at 251 West 2nd in Prescott.
The speaker will be Prophetess Theresa Fields. Elder
Herbert Adams is the host pastor.
Our Lady of Good
Hope Catholic Church will host their 55th Annual Mardi Gras
Spaghetti Lunch and Supper, Tuesday, February 12, 2013. Lunch
will be from 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.; Supper will be from 4:30
p.m. - 7:00 p.m. cost is $8.00 dollars. Take out orders are
available at the Walker Street entrance and they will deliver
orders of 10 or more. 315 South Walker Street in Hope, call,
Hamilton-Blakely Senior Center in Prescott will issue
commodities on February 13th. The door will be open from
8am until noon and 1pm to 4pm. Come by the senior center
and update your commodity card before the 13th. If you
have never received commodities you need to come by and sign up
Special Touch Living Hope Bible Study, a Bible Study design to
enrich the lives of people with disabilities will be every third
Monday of each Month at the Fair Park Community Center in Hope
at 6:30 pm. Come, and be a part of an awesome night of Worship
and fun as they welcome Leaders of Special Touch Ministries from
Southwest Arkansas Development Council is taking
applications for the Crisis Energy Assistance program.
For information call 777-2380 or come by 104 South Main
in downtown Hope.
If you are a "wounded
warrior" please contact the Veterans Service office at
the Hempstead County Courthouse or phone 722-8028.
A love fund has been set up
for the persons injured in the accident near Beryl Henry
Elementary Monday (Oct. 15th). The Martin Family Love Fund
has been established at Bancorp South. All
were injured after the vehicle they were in was hit by a
semi tractor trailer rig at the corner of the Bill Clinton
Bypass and Main Street
A love fund to cover the burial expenses for Jarod Inscore has been established at the Bank of Prescott.
Any help is greatly appreciated.
A love fund has been set
up for 17 year old Jordan Laughard at First Bank of Hope.
Jordan was seriously injured in a car accident and is
A Love Fund
has been established for Brandon Perkins at Summit Bank
in Hope. Brandon has recently been diagnosed with a
serious medical condition and is unable to work at this
time. He and his wife Gina are trying to cover medical
costs and living expenses for their family with 3 small
boys. Your thoughts and prayers are greatly appreciated.
Southwest Arkansas Development Council non-emergency
transportation phone numbers have been changed. If
you are from Nevada and Hempstead County you will need
to call 888-772-5773 to schedule an appointment
Nevada County Conservatives
meets Tuesday nights 6-9pm Collom & Carney Community
Southwest Arkansas Christian School
is now enrolling for a 1/2 day, 5 day per week preschool
for children ages 3 to 5. After school care will be
offered until 3:15 P.M. each day. SWACS is licensed by
the state of Arkansas and offers an experienced teacher
who is CPR certified. SWACS will be using Handwriting
Without Tears, which is the curriculum adopted by the
state of Arkansas for use in grades K-5. For more
information, call 870-777-4569, or visit the website at
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race, color, national or ethnic origin, or sex.
If you are 55 & older with limited income,
may have training and employment opportunities for you.
We can help you to: Gain or refresh job skills through
training, Get paid, on-the-job experience, or Find
employment to enter or rejoin the workforce. To
find out more, call Wayne Pardon,
Employment & Training Assistant, with the Hope Workforce
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