BURN BAN (TFN)
Due to the lack of considerable rainfall, a burn ban is now in effect for Conway and Perry Counties until further notice.
TOY DRIVE (12/15/17)
Hagans Motors in Morrilton is collecting toys for children at the Conway County Center for Exceptional Children. Toys and donations will be collected at Hagans through Friday (12/15/17).
ACREAGE REPORTING DEADLINE (12/15/17)
Friday (12/15/17) is the deadline for producers to timely make acreage reports and prevented planting acreage of wheat and oats to the FSA and FCIC. For more information, call the FSA office in Morrilton at 354-2000 ext. 2.
GROUND BREAKING (12/15/17)
A ground breaking ceremony will take place Friday (12/15/17) at 10:00 a.m. at the site of the new Tractor Supply next to Magie Ford on Hwy 287 in Morrilton.
LIVE NATIVITY (12/15/17-12/16/17)
Welcome Home Missionary Baptist Church at Rose Creek will have a Live Nativity on Friday (12/15/17) and Saturday (12/16/17) beginning at 7:00 p.m. at the Perry County Fairgrounds in Perryville. Refreshments will be served.
SANTA CLAUS VISIT (12/16/17)
The Bigelow Fire Department is hosting a visit from Santa Claus on Saturday (12/16/17) from 6:00-8:00 p.m. Kids can enjoy refreshments and will have the chance to take pictures and tell Santa what they want for Christmas
CENTER RIDGE MASONIC LODGE (12/16/17)
The Center Ridge Lodge of Free Masons will meet Saturday (12/16/17) at 7:00 p.m.
CLOTHING DRIVE (12/17/17)
The University of Arkansas Community College at Morrilton's Early Childhood Student Organization is collecting pajamas, socks and underwear in children's size 5-14 for children in foster care in Conway County. Donations can be dropped off through Sunday (12/17/17) outside Room 116 in the Kirk Building at UACCM.
CHRISTMAS PROGRAM (12/17/17)
Family Life Worship Center in Morrilton will host its children's Christmas program on Sunday (12/17/17) at 11:00 a.m. Everyone is welcome.
GIVING TREE (12/18/17)
The Giving Tree will remain up at the Max Milam Library in Perryville through Monday (12/18/17). The tree allows patrons to hang donations of children's hats, gloves, scarves and socks to be distributed to children in the Perry County community in time for Christmas.
CONWAY COUNTY QUORUM COURT (12/18/17)
The Conway County Quorum Court will meet Monday (12/18/17) at 5:00 p.m. at the courthouse in Morrilton. The Budget and Finance Committee will not be meeting prior to that.
WASTEWATER UTILITY COMMISSION (12/18/17)
The regular meeting of the Morrilton Wastewater Utility Commission will be held Monday (12/18/17) at 5:00 p.m. in the Wastewater Meeting Building on Chestnut Street.
WONDERVIEW SCHOOL BOARD (12/18/17)
The Wonderview School Board will meet in regular session on Monday (12/18/17) at 6:00 p.m. in the board room.
RIALTO AUDITION (12/18/17-12/21/17)
The Rialto Community Arts Center will hold auditions for its production of Anne of Green Gables on Monday (12/18/17), Tuesday (12/19/17) and Thursday (12/21/17) at 6:00 p.m. Auditions are open to the public and no experience is required.
FESTIVAL OF LESSONS AND CAROLS (12/18/17)
Morrilton First United Methodist Church presents A Festival of Lessons and Carols Candlelight Service on Monday (12/18/17) at 7:00 p.m. Admission is free and a nursery will be provided.
FIREMEN MEETING (12/18/17)
A meeting to discuss a Perry County Fireman's Muster Appreciation Day will take place Monday (12/18/17) at 7:00 p.m. at the Perryville Fire Station.
CHRISTMAS BASKET DRAWING (12/21/17)
The CHI St. Vincent Morrilton Hospital Auxiliary is holding a drawing for a Christmas quilt and Christmas goody basket on Thursday (12/21/17). Tickets are $1 each or 6 for $5 and are available at the hospital gift shop, front desk or from any Auxiliary member.
PLUMERVILLE MASONIC LODGE (12/21/17)
The Plumerville Lodge of Free Masons will meet Thursday (12/21/17) at 7:00 p.m.
CHRISTMAS EVE SERVICE (12/24/17)
Family Life Worship Center in Morrilton will not hold Sunday School classes on Sunday (12/24/17), but everyone is invited to the the Christmas Eve service at 10:30 a.m. with a special message by Pastor McClaren and special music. There will also be Communion and water baptism.
SENIOR HEALTH FAIR (1/18/18)
The Conway County Hometown Health Coalition is sponsoring its Mid-Winter Senior Health Fair on Thursday (1/18/18) from 8:00-11:30 a.m. at the T.C. Vaughan Senior Activity Center in Morrilton. There will be free health screenings, health information, door prizes and giveaways.