February 28, 2019
– Guests: Hugh Leavell, Arkansas National Guard’s Youth Challenge Community Outreach Director | Arkansas National Guard’s Youth Challenge is currently enrolling. Applications are being accepted to this free military style structured program for youth ages 16-18 who have dropped out or on the verge of dropping out of high school. Youth can earn their Arkansas High School diploma and place yourself into a marketable career. The program environment is based on principles such as self-discipline, teamwork, self-esteem, personal responsibility, ethics, setting personal goals, and service to community. For more information, call 1-800-814-8453 or visit www.aryouthchallenge.org.
– Guests: Wadie and Octavia Moore of the Silas Carneal Jones Memorial Scholarship and also, his parents | Silas Carneal Jones was a 20-year-old college student at the University of Central Arkansas who was killed in an auto accident in 2003. The Silas Carneal Jones Foundation was created in his honor to help deserving students receive scholarships for school. Since 2007, there have been 56 scholarships awarded to students, and six more in addition will receive a $500 scholarship this spring. Two events are taking place with the proceeds going to the Scholarship Fund.
- Friday, March 15th | Silas Carneal Jones Memorial Golf Tournament | Eagle Hill Golf Course | 3A Eagle Hill Ct. | Little Rock | 9am tee time | Lunch after completion of the tournament
- Sat., March 16th | Silas Carneal Jones Foundation 3 on 3 Basketball Tournament | First Baptist Highland Park Family Center | 8:30am | Boy & Girls Divisions, Ages 6-8, 9-11, 12-15, 16-18 *Free: Free
For more information or to sign up, call 501-568-5631 or 501-231-3636 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.