Trail of Lights with Live Nativity


The Focus on Greenwood Trail of Lights will be held from Dec 1st thru Dec 31st at Bell Park from 5:30 pm to 9:00 pm. $3.00 donation gains admission to Trail and any holiday event schedled in the park that night. Santa’s Workshop will be Dec 11th 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. There will be a live nativity from 6:00 to 8:30 p.m. on December 12th, 13th, 15th and 16th.


Retired Teachers Association Meeting


The next meeting of FCRSEA will be held December 12 starting at 10:00 AM in the County Line School Board Room. Lunch will be provided. Christmas entertainment will also be provided by County Line students. Members are reminded to bring gifts that will be distributed to Franklin County’s two nursing homes.


Cookie Extravaganza and Breakfast with Santa


December 10th starting at 8:30am breakfast will be served with Santa in attendance at the Charleston First United Methodist church on Hwy 22. Breakfast and picture with Santa will be $8. Donations will also be accepted. The cookie extravaganza will be set up and you will be able to pick from a variety of Christmas goodies, mostly cookies, to weigh, pay and carry home. The cookie extravaganza is in memory of Marilyn Oelke and Neta Byrd long time members of the Methodist women’s group. Come eat, sit on Santa’s lap and leave with a box full of Christmas goodies on Saturday, December 10th from 8:30-10:00am.


Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft Stores


Opening of a new Jo-Ann store in Fort Smith, AR on February 2, 2017. Grand Opening celebrations are scheduled to take place on that Thursday through February 4, 2017. To support the store opening, a job fair will be held on December 6th and 7th at the Arkansas Work Center from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. on both days. The address is 616 Garrison Ave Forth Smith, AR 72901. Additional information, including special Grand Opening events, sales and offers, will be finalized soon.