Dear Readers: Spring is around the corner -- time to think about getting the exterior of your home in good shape. Here are some areas to focus on:
• The air conditioner compressor (the outdoor unit) should be . . .
The Paragould Regional Chamber of Commerce held a ribbon cutting ceremony on Thursday for the Oak Grove Middle School expansion. The school addition includes a new cafeteria and gymnasium. Local parents, school students, Chamber members, Chamber ambassadors, and school employees attended the ribbon cutting. Pictured (from left) are Ramsons contractor Danny McDaniel, Assistant Superintendent Nick Jankoviak, former school board member Barry Bateman, Paragould Schools Superintendent Debbie Smith, school board member Jeremy Hancock, Principal Donna Singleton, Assistant Principal Jamie Dial, Assistant Superintendent Jeremy Mangrum, and school board member April Biggs. After the ribbon cutting attendees were given the chance to tour the new facilities.