The Arkansas Department of Health regulates the sale of food at establishments which include restaurants, bars, daycares, schools, grocery stores, convenience stores, bed and breakfast facilities, hotels/motels, mobile units and concession stands. Inspections are made unannounced by environmental health specialists.


The following are the results of food safety inspections conducted by the Jefferson County Health Unit:


• Harbor Oaks Golf Club, #1 Harbor Oaks Drive. Date of inspection March 31. Some cold holding temperatures in server area prep cooler are out of safe temperature range (should be 41 degrees F or below); food was removed from prep cooler during inspection (Not in compliance; repeat violation; corrected on site during inspection.) Thermometer needed in prep cooler in kitchen area (Not in compliance; repeat violation.) Wiping cloths should be kept in a sanitizer solution between use. Wiping cloths that were sitting on the counter were placed in a bucket of sanitizer water during inspection (Not in compliance; repeat violation; corrected on site during inspection.) Some cutting boards in kitchen need to be resurfaced or replaced (Not in compliance; repeat violation.) Bottom of prep cooler is unclean and needs to be cleaned. Prep cooler was cleaned during inspection (Not in compliance; repeat violation; corrected on site during inspection.) Floor in walk in cooler and wall vent near automatic dishwasher are unclean and need to be cleaned (Not in compliance; repeat violation.)


• Pine Bluff Country Club, 1100 Country Club Lane. Date of inspection April 4. No violations reported.


• Walmart Supercenter deli/bakery, 5501 Olive St. Date of inspection April 4. No violations reported.


• It’s Mom Me, 720 Linden St. Date of inspection April 6. No violations reported.


• Kibb’s BBQ, 1400 S. Blake St. Date of inspection April 5. Provide an adequate supply of hand cleanser (liquid, powder or bar) at each hand-washing sink (Not in compliance; corrected on site during inspection.) Food is being stored on floor; should be stored at least six inches above the floor (Not in compliance; repeat violation.) Drying of wiping cloths should be in accordance with regulations (Not in compliance; repeat violation.) There are some missing floor tiles that need to be repaired/replaced (Not in compliance; repeat violation.)


• Mt. Nebo Missionary Baptist Church, 3201 W. Second Ave. Date of inspection April 5. Observation: No current health permit posted (Not in compliance; repeat violation.)


• Twinkle Little Totzs, 2100 S. Blake St. Date of construction inspection April 5. Probe type thermometer needed in establishment to test internal temperatures (Not in compliance; repeat violation.) Drainboards, utensil racks, or tables should be provided by three compartment sink to hold all soiled and cleaned items (Not in compliance; repeat violation.) Toilet room door should have a self closure on it (Not in compliance; repeat violation.)