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Benjamen Redix
Benjamen Redix

Redix Project sets gala at WH

The Benjamen Redix Project will hold its first gala at 7 p.m. April 13 at the White Hall Community Center, 9801 Dollarway Road. The doors will open at 6 p.m. The speaker will be Officer Tommy Norman, according to a flier on the center's Facebook page.

"Benjamen Redix was a 2023 senior of White Hall High School. He tragically died the night before graduation. He was a star athlete and was loved and respected by many. After his death, his mother started a foundation called the Benjamen Redix Project," according to the flier.

Tickets to the gala are $100 and available at Carpe Diem, 7105 Dollarway Road, #120, or on Eventbrite. Sponsorships are available. Details: [email protected] or (870) 718-8775.

Home & Garden Show set at WH

The Jefferson County Master Gardeners will present Delta Bloooms & Bees, the 2024 Home & Garden Show, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. April 20 at the White Hall Community Center, 9801 Dollarway Road. Admission is free, according to a flier on the center's Facebook page.

Speakers and topics will include Janet Carson, Gardening in the Natural State; Obadiah Njue, Comparison Planting; and Yong Park, Native Pollinators & Beekeeping.

The event will feature family oriented activities, a plant sale, Kids Zone, Ask the Plant Doctor (with a free diagnosis of plant problems), raffles, and vendors. Details: Jefferson County Cooperative Extension Service, (870) 534-1033 or Master Gardeners.

WH honorees on ASU lists

Students on the Chancellor's and Dean's Lists for fall 2023 at Arkansas State University have been announced, including locals.

The Chancellor's List (designated as CL) includes students who earned a grade point average of 4.0. The Dean's List (designated as DL) includes students with a GPA of 3.6 to 3.99, according to a news release. The complete list is available at https://www.astate.edu/news/fall-2023-chancellor-s-and-dean-s-list-students-are-announced.

Local honorees listed by hometowns include:

White Hall -- Autumn Davis, CL; Marlee Davis, CL; Savannah Francis, CL; Kamryn McEntire, CL; Connor Williams, CL; Emma Doggett, DL; Tracie Dykes, DL; Madelyn Evans, DL; Gage Massey, DL; Redfield: Emily Lawrence, CL.

Pine Bluff -- Kendall Sanchez, DL; Jaliyah Brown, CL; Tyqueisha Riley, CL; Jayla Avery, DL; Erin Jones, DL; Destiney Qualls, DL; Mary Render, DL;

Almyra -- Sammi Bradley, DL;

Casscoe -- Megan Bouscher, DL;

DeWitt -- Olivia Deviney, CL; Destiny Johnson, DL;

Stuttgart -- Madleen Qaadan, CL; Mary Straus, CL; Emily Ayres, DL; Chelsey Putt, DL; Tori Tefteller, DL;

Warren -- Abby Reynolds, CL; Kristy Tullos, DL;

Dermott -- Kimberly Patterson, CL;

Lake Village -- Anna Fabick, CL; Shamiya Moye, DL;

Rison -- Kyndle Chastain, CL; Ashley McKnight, CL; Summer Sowrheaver, CL; Maddison Stover, CL; Rosemary Sinclair, DL;

Fordyce -- Damon Rice, CL; Kaylee Humphries, DL; Victoria Mantz, DL;

Sparkman -- Madilyn Brown, DL; Chris Ollison, DL;

Dumas -- Jeffrey Branson, DL;

McGehee -- Dakota Deweese, DL; Armari Jackson, DL; Madysen Jackson, DL; Jamyra Nelson, DL;

Monticello -- John Efird, CL; M Pinkus, CL; Malaya Reynado, CL; Dana Burgess, DL; Autumn Grace Shrum, DL; Heather Shrum, DL;

Grapevine -- Madison Taylor, CL; Taylor Parrish, DL;

Hensley -- Peyton Capps, CL;

Jefferson -- Julia Pye, CL;

Poyen -- Gracen Murphy, DL;

Prattsville -- Alaina Allen, CL; Rocco Hicks, CL; Jameson Archer, DL; Annie Hicks, DL;

Sheridan -- Eli Casey, CL; Lawson Collins, CL; Brady Ingram, CL; Lauren Irons, CL; Ayden Mullins, CL; Austin Webb, CL; Landon Berry, DL; Brittany Graves, DL; Ethan Odom, DL; Jacob Oliver, DL; Addison Savage, DL;

Grady -- Christyne Mays, CL;

Star City -- Josie Floyd, CL; Samuel Lane, CL; Reid Dutton, DL; Eli Edmonds, DL; Katie Henley, DL; Sarah Lane, DL; Emma Moore, DL.

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