Laynesport had the only ferry access in the area and it lay next to the Indian territory and Mexico, which later became Texas.
The major roads leading from Arkansas to Texas came through Laynesport. You do not have to pre-register and the meeting is free.
Mc Kelvy said aldermen will review the proposed budgets of the administration and finance departments, the Cultural Awareness Center, the Fire Department, Parks and Recreation Department, the cemetery, and the city pool during their next regular meeting.
Little River County Chamber of Commerce Executive Director Fonda Hawthorne reported they will have eight age categories, including Baby Miss 1 to 23 months, Tiny Miss 24 to 35 months, Little Miss 3 to 4 years, Petitie Miss 5 to 7 years, Young Miss 8 to 10 years, Junior Miss 11 to 12 years, Teen Miss 13 to 14 years and Miss Land O'Lights 15 to 18 years.
And, Act 807 allows the Department of Veteran Affairs to create a date collection system to locate veterans and military families living in Arkansas to ensure they have access to information and resources that are available to them.