SHS Class of 1964 Celebrates 50th Reunion

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Top row, (left to right) Sam Huggins, Jim Berry, 1st grade teacher Jackie (Williams)Maxwell, Glen Dee Berry, Arthur Henson;  seated, (left to right)  Margaret (Smith) Earnhart, Lora (Hensley) Loge, LaDonna (Eoff) Bennett, and Donna (Ward) Norman Fifty years ago, May 8, 1964, was the graduation day for 15 Shirley High School Students. Saturday, May 10, […]

A Testamonial


If any of you are trying to decide how important our Community Education Center is and whether or not you should support it by purchasing tickets to ‘Cheeseburgers in Paradise’ on the 17th, please read the letter below that our Ukrainian Egg decorator instructor, Chuck Dawson, received last week. Hello Chuck, My name is Darlene […]

GED Graduation 2014 Set

The North Central Career Center Adult Education Program (NCCCAE) will hold its 2014 GED Graduation Ceremony on Thursday, June 5, 2014 at the Clinton School Auditorium at 115 Joe Bowling Road, Clinton, AR 72031. The ceremony will begin at 7 p.m. All friends, relatives, and interested persons are welcome to attend. Certificates will be presented […]

Jacob Maez Heads to National Conference

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Jacob Maez, son of Jody and Trina Maez of Prim will be attending the FBLA National Conference in Nashville, Tennessee this summer.  Jacob is a student of West Side School.  He will be representing West Side and the State of Arkansas as he competes in the area of Business Calculations.  We wish him all the […]

Crosseyed Auction Recipients


Pictured left to right are Randy Moore, principal; Sidney Burgess, Marquis Perkins-Landon, Natalie Berry, and Ricky Ridgway, Crosseyed sponsor. Sidney and Marquis are planning to attend Arkansas Tech. Natalie plans to attend UCA. Each received a $1,000 scholarship. The money for the scholarships came from the Crosseyed Silent Auction held in April. I want to […]

Arkansas Tech Awards Scholarships

Nikki Owen Grad

Nikki Owen, daughter of Rose and the late Steve Owen of Fairfield Bay has received a Distinguished Scholars award from Arkansas Tech University beginning with the fall 2014 semester. Nikki is the Valedictorian for the 2014 graduating class of Shirley High School with plans to enter the Pre-Pharmacy program at Arkansas Tech. She is the […]

“Cheeseburger in Paradise” Fund Raiser

This year’s spectacular beach style Party, Raffle and Silent Auction will be held at the FFB Conference and Visitor Center on Saturday evening, May 17. Dress is casual: wear your shorts/ capris and flip flops or sandals. Or better yet—plan to enter the contest this year for the “Craziest Beach Attire.” A $50 gift card […]

Oil Painting Class

Sexson Painting

New oil painting class at Community Ed. Center will begin Thursday, May 1, and meet each Thursday at 9:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. for five weeks. Title of the new picture will be “Water Lilies.” Students will learn the technique of layering lilies on water. Seeing the shadows in the background, then the pop of […]

Third Annual Fund Raiser – Cheeseburger In Paradise


This year’s spectacular beach style party and Silent Auction, ‘Cheeseburger In Paradise,’ will be held at the FFB Conference and Visitor Center on Saturday evening, May 17. Dress is casual. Wear your shorts/ capris and flip flops or sandals. Doors open at 6 p.m. Tour the facility, peruse the Silent Auction items and make your […]

Why Be A Volunteer At The FFB Comm Ed Center?

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Perks! Not Pay! Well, OK, what are these perks? If you become a committed and regular volunteer at the Education Center, volunteering for a few hours per week, the benefits to you could be considerable. Let’s start with the Education Center Annual Registration Fee of $25 which will be waived for you. The List of […]