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CalendarUpdated 12:00 a.m., Thu July 30, 2015
Aug. 4 Golf Tournament BATESVILLE — The Nettleton Raiders and Wynne Yellowjackets will return as defending team champions at the 2015 Citizens Bank Pioneer Invitational High School Golf Tournament on Tuesday at The Course at Eagle Mountain. The tournament, now in its third year, will open the 2015 season for golfers from Batesville, Forrest City, Greene County Tech, Nettleton, Paragould, Southside, Valley View and Wynne. The tournament will be the first opportunity for Batesville golf coach Chad Larose and his counterparts from the other schools to see their teams in competition. Play will begin with a shotgun start at 10 a.m. Team trophies will be awarded for first and second place in boys and girls divisions, plus individual trophies for medalists and runners-up.
July 30 Dairy Queen Miracle Treat Day BATESVILLE — Dairy Queen will hold Miracle Treat Day from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. today. All proceeds from the sale of any size Blizzard will go to Arkansas Children’s Hospital. KFFB will broadcast the event from 2-5 p.m. and present several giveaways. Dairy Queen will take call-in orders at (870) 793-3303 and will accept donations without a Blizzard purchase. Battle of the Banks Blood Drive CABOT — The Cabot Chamber of Commerce will hold the Battle of the Banks Blood Drive from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Veterans Park Community Center. To sc... READ MORE
Aug. 1 Canning Workshop POWHATAN — A canning workshop will be held from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Powhatan Historic State Park. Participants will learn the art of home-canning food. Registration is $15. To register, call (870) 878-6765 or email email@example.com.
July 29 Veterans Day Program SALEM — The Fulton County Fair Association, FNBC Community Bank, and the Salem and Mammoth Spring Veterans of Foreign Wars posts will honor all veterans as part of the Fulton County Fair, starting at 10 a.m. FNBC will provide lunch for veterans and their spouses. All veterans will be recognized during a posting of the colors, followed by a special recognition of Korean War veterans, who are urged to call t...
Tuesday Foothills Plant Society Meeting BATESVILLE — Jill Gifford-Imboden will be the guest speaker at the Foothills Plant Society meeting at 7 p.m. in the First Community Bank Community Room. Gifford-Imboden’s talk is titled Backyard Beekeeping. For more information, call or text Becky Fudge at (870) 834-5456 or email her at firstname.lastname@example.org.