Spokesmen for their Race

Black River Technical College Foundation SEAS (Special Events and Activities Support) and the Eddie Mae Herron Center are sponsoring a presentation for Black History Month. Rodney Harris will be presenting Spokesmen for Their race: African-American Political Involvement in Arkansas, 1868-1893 February 16 at 10am. The event will be held at Black River Technical Center’s RCDC…

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Looking Back

In the years 1965 and 1966 there was a major change in the Pocahontas Public School District.  Beginning in March of 1965, the “Plan of Desegregation of Pocahontas School District #19” was approved.  When this was announced the school then held a meeting with the parents, both black and white, and they decided that they…

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Juneteenth 2015

The 2015 Juneteenth Celebration will be held June 13th starting at 9am. This year’s celebration will include a coloring contest, pageant, dog show, sno-cones, Marilyn’s Cloggers, a cake walk, dancing & music, D.A.R.E. Program Fingerprinting, and fun & laughter! Pageant Form Juneteenth Coloring Pages Coloring Contest PreK-First Coloring Contest 2nd5th

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