Only on KATV: The Power to Care Raises $88k and Counting

Entergy Arkansas partnered with Channel Seven Thursday to help raise money for homeowners struggling to pay high energy bills. Coupled with advance fundraising Entergy raised $88,000 to help Arkansas families in need through the “Power to Care” fund. For...

KATV, Entergy partner for day-long telethon

In a day-long effort, KATV–along with Entergy Arkansas–is hosting a ‘Spirit of Arkansas Telethon’ to help raise money for the Arkansas Energy Network and The Power to Care Fund. Both entities offer financial assistance to utility customers on...

Arkansas development project getting $1.9M grant

The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development has awarded a $1.99 million grant to help fund an economic development project in Helena-West Helena in Arkansas. HUD officials said Tuesday the grant from the Rural Innovation Fund will be given to Southern Bancorp...

High Electric Bill Help for Elderly, Disabled Arkansans

Weeks of running the air conditioner on high equals a high electric bill for most Arkansans who will need to make budget adjustments to pay the power company… As part of the initial corporate donation, McDonald presented a $130,000 check to the Arkansas Energy...

PCCUA announces new Southern Bancorp-SBT Award recipient

Phillips Community College of the University of Arkansas (PCCUA) announces that Carol Brocato, of Helena-West Helena, has received an award being provided by Southern Bancorp.  Brocato is the 2011 recipient of the Southern Bancorp – Sarah Beth Taylor...