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ICVR Weed and Seed tackles crime in Celebrate Safe Community event

ICVR Weed and Seed tackles crime in Celebrate Safe Community event

  ICVR Respect for Life, Pine Bluff Weed and Seed along with the National Crime Prevention Council (NCPC) take on homicides and drugs in Pine Bluff during the Tenth Annual Weed and Seed Bike Safety and Red Ribbon Week during the Celebrate Safe Communities (CSC) event. The event is scheduled for Saturday, October 29 from 10 AM to 1 PM at Central Park 23rd at Hickory Street. The nationwide Celebrate Safe Communities event is a joint effort of the National Crime Prevention Council, the Bureau of Justice Assistance, and the U.S. Department of Justice.

October is Crime Prevention Month. For more than 27 years, NCPC has worked with local law enforcement and communities to address local crime prevention issues during Crime Prevention Month and for the last four years through the Celebrate Safe Communities initiative.

Eat Healthy, Play Smart

Eat Healthy, Play Smart

These are a couple of photos sent to Today's THV from First Lady Ginger Beebe's Eat Healthy, Play Smart Challenge at Robert Morehead Middle School in Pine Bluff, Arkansas.

Trick or Treat downtown Camden

Trick or Treat downtown Camden

Calling all kids! Bring the kids downtown for all the candy and goodies their bags can hold.

Downtown Trick or Treat will be held Monday, Oct. 31 from 3:30 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. at participating merchants and churches. Walk the streets of Downtown Camden for a good ol’ trick or treat time.

For any questions, please call the Chamber of Commerce at (870) 836-6426.

 

Chamber Social set for Oct. 15

Chamber Social set for Oct. 15

The Fifth Annual Chamber River Social will be held Oct. 15 at 6 pm at Riverwoods. There will be live and silent auctions, hor d’oeuvres, drinks, entertainment and a $2,500 grand prize.

You must be at least 21 years old to attend, and attendance is $50 per person.

Alumnus assumes leadership of largest sustainment command in Europe

Alumnus assumes leadership of largest sustainment command in Europe

KAISERSLAUTERN, Germany – The Army’s largest sustainment command in Europe held a change of command ceremony to welcome a new commanding general, Brigadier General Aundre F. Piggee, a 1981 graduate from the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff (UAPB).

Maj. Gen. Patricia E. McQuistion relinquished command of the 21st Theater Sustainment Command to Brig. Gen. Aundre F. Piggee after two successful years as the 21st TSC commanding general. The presiding officer of the ceremony was Lt. Gen. Mark P. Hertling, the commanding general of the U.S.

Arkansas Fallen Riders Association Bikers' Breakfast

Arkansas Fallen Riders Association Bikers' Breakfast

The Arkansas Fallen Riders Association (AFRA)will hold their monthly "Bikers Breakfast" on Saturday, October 8, 2011. This month we are holding a silent auction during the breakfast with motorcycle parts or services donated by our members and friends. If you have a part or bike you would like to donate, bring it our call us for pick up. After the breakfast we will host a 100 Point Ride. $10 per bike, $5 per card.

All motorcyclists and motorcycle enthusiasts are invited to attend.  

The monthly breakfast provides an opportunity for area motorcyclists to meet, visit, and learn more about the Arkansas Fallen Riders Association.  

The Bikers Breakfast will be held at Watson Chapel Baptist Church in the Christian Life Center, 5514 Pinnacle Lane, Pine Bluff, AR.  Doors open at 8:30 a.m. and breakfast will be served starting at 9:30 a.m.

Career Day set for October 5

Career Day set for October 5

PINE BLUFF, Ark. – The Office of Career Services will host the 2011 Fall UAPB/SEARK Career Day and Teacher Education Fair to be held on Wednesday, October 5 from 12:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. in the Clemmons Arena of the Kenneth L. Johnson Sr. Health, Physical Education, and Recreation (HPER) Complex. Organizations representing business, industry, government, graduate and professional schools, and school districts will be in attendance. Registered participants include:

BUSINESS

AFLAC, Cintas Corporation, City Year, Data-Tronics Corporation, Eaton Corporation, Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City, InSight St. Louis, J. B.