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Clean out your closet for a chance to win $2,500

Clean out your closet for a chance to win $2,500

Spring is the perfect time to take a fresh look at the clothing in your drawers and closets to decide what should stay and what should go. As you declutter, Goodwill Industries of Arkansas hopes you will keep them in mind by donating unwanted items. You could win $2,500.

Teen Challenge Annual Banquet

Teen Challenge Annual Banquet

HOT SPRINGS, Ark. -- Teen Challenge of Arkansas will be hosting their annual Faith Promise Banquets on April 7  in Hot Springs, April 8  in Little Rock, and April 9  in Jonesboro. The Faith Promise Banquets are Teen Challenge’s major fundraiser, and lay the financial foundation for the fiscal year. Tickets are complimentary, but donations will be solicited. All banquets start at 7:00 pm. For more exact locations, or to reserve tickets, you may either go online at http://www.teenchallengear.org/ or call 501-624-6224 and ask for Rebekah. This years’ guest speaker is former Teen Challenge graduate, Preston Nuckols.

When Preston Nuckols came into the Teen Challenge of Arkansas program in 1994, he was broken and addicted. That was seventeen years ago. When he graduated from the program, he had a new life in Christ and a future that was bright.

Japan quake relief efforts underway

Japan quake relief efforts underway

The Salvation Army is asking for donations to assist with relief efforts in Japan as a result of the devestating earthquake. There are several ways you can help:
-     Text the words “Japan” or “Quake” to 80888 to make a $10 donation.
-     By phone: 1-800-SAL-ARMY
-     On-line at: http://www.disaster.salvationarmyusa.org/.
-      By mail: Send your check, marked “Japan earthquake relief” to:

The Salvation Army World Service Office
International Relief Fund
PO Box 630728
Baltimore, MD 21263-072800

Brenda Hawkes leads new nonprofit to assist cancer patients

Brenda Hawkes leads new nonprofit to assist cancer patients

HOT SPRINGS, AR (Mar.

Observing lent across Arkansas

Observing lent across Arkansas

The parishes of the Diocese of Little Rock submitted their Lenten schedules. Call the parish for details before making plans to attend.

The current schedule is available online. You can view it by clicking here.

(Source: Arkansas Catholic)

Dozens of doggies Bark for Life

Dozens of doggies Bark for Life

“Team Weyerhaeuser,” which supports the American Cancer Society’s Relay for Life event, is hosting a special fundraiser called Bark For Life from 9 a.m. – 1 p.m., Saturday, March 26 to be held in the Magic Springs & Crystal Falls parking area.  The event is a relay for dog lovers and their favorite canine companions. 

The Bark For Life of Garland County website  www.relayforlife.org/garlandarbark. Log on for more information.

Historic bathhouse becomes home of The Muses

Historic bathhouse becomes home of The Muses

HOT SPRINGS, Ark. -- The Hale Bathhouse, the oldest of the architectural treasures in Hot Springs National Park’s Bathhouse Row, begins a new life today as the home of The Muses Creative Artistry Project’s Three Arts Café and Bookstore.