Arkansas Governor Asa Hutchinson said Tuesday that the state is making plans to be ready for the COVID-19 vaccine distribution whenever it gets here. The first delivery of the vaccine, estimated at 25,000 doses, could be delivered within 24 hours after approval by the FDA, he said.
The Randolph County Chamber of Commerce Board outlined its final plans for the upcoming Dec. 15 Christmas parade and discussed annual dues and other issues in its meeting Nov. 19.
The Arkansas Department of Health reported 1,17 new cases of COVID-19 on Monday, and 30 deaths.
Morgan Garner, 16, of Rector, representing Northeast Arkansas in the Miss Teen Arkansas International 2021 pageant, presented the Pocahontas Police Department with backpacks of hope for victims of human trafficking in a visit to the department on Nov. 20.
The Pocahontas City Council approved an amended sewer rate increase ordinance along with two other ordinances at its regular November meeting on Nov. 18,