The Big Fish Cookout in 1982
Whenever summer time draws near, we can't help but think about cookouts. It also brings back fond memories of people who have been great in cooking for big events. Our friends, Mel Redd and Kenneth Grubbs were two of the finest bar-b-que cookers, that cooked in Poinsett County, from the 1970's until they passed from this life. Not only were they fine cookers, they took a big part, in the political scene from the 1970's until our present day...
Legislative Update for County and City Officials
On this past Friday, May 1st, both county and city officials met at the Poinsett County Courthouse Annexation Building. Meeting with our local officials was Representatives Dwight Tosh of Jonesboro. Also, present was Senator John Cooper of Jonesboro. The reason for the meeting was for updates with legislation that occurred during the recent legislative session held at the State Capitol in Little Rock. The 90th Arkansas General Assembly met from early January until late March of this year...