Hard to believe, but the holidays are fast approaching.
Several communities throughout Your Region 8 are already making plans for their big Christmas parades.
Here’s a look at the dates and times of those already scheduled:
In case of power outage, the following shelters have been set up:
-Monette Sr. Life Center, 504 South Williams, remains open as shelter
-Monette Housing Authority, 429 South Williams, remaining open if there is loss of heat or power
-Newport High School gym
Region 8 News quiere tratar algo nuevo! Noticias de la comunidad en español. Pero si quiere ver mas de esto tiene que presionar este video.
Region 8 News wants to try something new! News of the community in Spanish. Click the video to get the wrap-up with Jorge Quiquivix.
The Arkansas Agriculture Department announced Tuesday that 102 farms have been designated Arkansas Century Farms.
The program recognizes families who owned and farmed the same land for at least 100 years.
Several farms in Your Region 8 are among those selected this year:
Today America will pause to honor its veterans.
Several organizations have planned Veterans Day programs in their communities.
Monday, Nov. 11
Preparations are underway for the Kennett Christmas Parade, scheduled for Friday, Dec.13, at 5:30 p.m.
Businesses, schools and civic organizations are encouraged to mark their calendars and participate in this year’s parade.
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