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Posted on: December 3, 2019

Mayor: Suddenlink Agrees to Meet with Jonesboro Customers

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Mayor Harold Perrin met last month with officials from Altice USA/Suddenlink, who agreed to hold a town hall-style meeting with Suddenlink cable-internet service customers.

The town hall has not been scheduled but is anticipated in February.

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Posted on: January 27, 2015

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Posted on: January 20, 2020

Street Sign Unveiled for Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Drive in Jonesboro

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The sign for Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Drive was unveiled today in Jonesboro! Speakers at the event included Craighead County NAACP President Emma Agnew, Mayor Harold Perrin, and councilmen David McClain, LJ Bryant, and Reverend Dr. Charles Coleman. Pray...

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Posted on: January 17, 2020

Human Trafficking Awareness Month Proclamation

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Today, members of various organizations working to eliminate human trafficking in Arkansas as well as around the country met at the Municipal building. Mayor Perrin presented them with a proclamation declaring the month of January as Human Trafficking Awa...

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Posted on: January 17, 2020

City Sets Deadline to Fill Service Committees

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Jonesboro Mayor Harold Perrin set Jan. 31 as the deadline for public applications to serve on three strategic committees for City of Jonesboro projects.Residents of Jonesboro with interest in serving on one of the following three committees should complet...

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Posted on: January 16, 2020

Dr. Charles Coleman Receives Excellence Award

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The Rev. Dr. Charles Coleman, city councilman and longtime community servant, was surprised by the Rotary Club of Jonesboro-University with the club’s Vocational Excellence Award on Thursday morning. Members of the “Super Senior&rd...

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Posted on: January 15, 2020

Jonesboro E911 Winter Home Safety Tips

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Be Prepared to Stay Safe and Healthy in Winter; Take These Steps for Your HomeStaying inside is no guarantee of safety. Take these steps to keep your home safe and warm during the winter months.Check your heating systems.-Have your heating system serviced...

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Posted on: January 8, 2020

Community Wellness Screenings

2020 Community Screening Flier, St. Bernards health and wellness; january 10, march 13, may 8, july

These are the free screenings and totally free. The screening only takes about 15 minutes and results will be mailed to your home so you may use to monitor your health or you may take them to your physician. This is one of the many ways St. Bernard's is g...

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Posted on: February 13, 2017

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