Monthly Archives: October 2020

Newport Christmas Parade 2020

Newport Lake as seen along Country Club Road in the city limits of Newport

The Newport Christmas parade will be held Thursday, December 10, 2020 beginning at 6 p.m.  Entries are now being accepted at the Newport Area Chamber of Commerce for floats, walking groups, antique vehicles, beauty queens, horseback riders, school clubs and organizations, etc. The Arkansas Department of Health will require physical distancing of at least six… Read more »

$2.5 Million Grant Awarded to Newport, Arkansas

Newport Lake as seen along Country Club Road in the city limits of Newport

Newport’s Tech Depot Receives $2.5 Million EDA Grant   For Immediate Release October 6, 2020 Newport Economic Development Commission City of Newport director@newportaredc.org 870-523-1009   The City of Newport and the Newport Economic Development Commission (NEDC) would like to announce that the United States Economic Development Administration has awarded a $2.5 million grant to Newport’s… Read more »