|New Vision Newport Graduation Banquet
The public is cordially invited to a dinner honoring the 2018-2019 New Vision Newport graduates. The graduation ceremony and dinner will be held Tuesday, May 14 beginning at 6 p.m. at the Newport Country Club. Sponsors, past graduates and the general public are encouraged to attend to congratulate the following class members who have committed their time over the last eight months:
Katie Adams, Harris Ford
Stephanie Due, Jackson County Land Title Services
DeeDee Jeffery, Unity Health Harris Medical Center
Hannah Johnson, Newport Schools
Mallory Jordan, ASU-Newport
Henry Kimbrough, Taylor & Kimbrough Funeral Home
Veronica Manning, ASU-Newport
David McClusky, Arkansas Department of Corrections McPherson Unity
Harmony Moore, George Kell Motors
Typhanie Myers, ASU-Newport
Jeremy Pressgrove, First United Methodist Church
Steven Ricketts, Arkansas Department of Corrections Grimes Unit
Fernita Robinson, Merchants & Planters Bank
Bruce Simmons, Arkansas Steel Associates
Karina Solis, M&P Insurance Services
Brent Taylor, Newport High School Senior
Christel Taylor, Newport Economic Development Commission
Danielle Wright, ASU-Newport Student
The evening will feature presentations for three team projects: ASU-Newport Aboretum, Greenspace Project and Wayfinding Sign Project.
Dinner is $25 per person. For reservations, send payment to 201 Hazel Street, Newport, AR 72112 or call the Chamber office at (870) 523-3618 no later than Wednesday, May 8.
New Vision Newport is an adult leadership development program of the Newport Area Chamber of Commerce. It offers class members leadership skills, a greater knowledge of various aspects of our community, on-site visits to local businesses and manufacturers, a trip to Little Rock, team building and relationship building skills. The goal of participants is to gain self-confidence, to achieve personal goals and to be a better and more productive citizen in the workplace and the community.