Assignment Desks, Editors: The following events are for planning purposes. Listing does not indicate AP coverage. Scheduled events are subject to change. Contact numbers are not for publication.
Thursday, Jan. 31:
CONWAY, Ark. — Gov. Mike Beebe makes economic development announcement. 10 a.m. 1111 Main Street. Contact: Joe Holmes, 501-682-5154.
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. — Meeting on 12th Street Corridor Revitalization Plan. 6 p.m. Willie Hinton Neighborhood Resource Center, 3805 West 12th Street. Contact: Meg Matthews, 501-371-4421.
Friday, Feb. 1:
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. — Arkansas Higher Education Coordinating Board meets. 8:30 a.m. 423 Main St. Contact: Brandi Hinkle, 501.683.2078
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. — University of Arkansas Board of Trustees meets. 8:30 a.m. Jackson T. Stephens Spine and Neurosciences Institute at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences. Contact: Ben Beaumont, 501-686-2951.
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. — NASA scientist Sheila Bailey gives lecture on using nanotechnology to improve space flight. 3 p.m. UALR Student Services Center. Contact: Angela Parker, 501-683-7245
HELENA-WEST HELENA, Ark. — The 13th annual Delta Awards recognizing tourism achievement in Eastern Arkansas will be presented during festivities at the Fine Arts Building of Phillips Community College of the University of Arkansas. 5:30 p.m. silent acution. 7 p.m. dinner. 1000 Campus Drive. Contact: Tom Moore, 870-972-2985.
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