The Clark County Branch of the NAACP hosted its 32nd annual Freedom Fund Banquet on the campus of Henderson State University
After listening to two opposing perspectives regarding how proceeds from Clark County’s 1/2-cent sales tax may be legally spent, members of the Quorum Court favored an ordinance written in line with the Arkansas Constitution
The theme for the 32nd annual event is “Thriving in Times Like These”
NAACP President Bruce Bell told members of the Clark County Quorum Court Monday evening that they were lying about the nature of the county’s economic development tax
A trio of black leaders were on the agenda to address justices of the peace regarding a 1/2-cent sales tax collected in Clark County for job creation
Quoting the city’s motto, “It’s a great place to call home,” Nelson asked, “It’s a great place for who?”
With a full 11-member quorum present, Clark County justices of the peace moved swiftly Monday through a packed agenda.