Little River County

Little River County is Arkansas's 59th county

HOURS

Monday - Friday

8:00am - 4:30pm

ADDRESS

351 N. Second St., Ashdown, 71822

UPCOMING EVENTS/MEETINGS




Saturday, June 29, 2024
10am - 2pm
Southern Grace Moonstone and Moss - Grand Opening and Ribbon Cutting
Where: 365 Keller Street, Ashdown, AR



Sunday, June 30, 2024 
Beginning at Dark
Sparks in the Park hosted by Foreman Fire Department
Where: Foreman City Park



Thursday, July 4, 2024
5pm
4th of July Celebration





      If you would like to help make the annual 4th of July celebration 
      a success, please complete the online form below. We are looking 
      to make the event even bigger and better!

      4th of July Online Vendor/Sponsor Form

Friday, July 5, 2024
10am - 1pm 
LifeShare Mobile Blood Drive
Where: Ashdown Cuff and Hoses
       745 Locust Street
       Training Room
       Ashdown, AR



You may schedule blood drive appointments here
https://donor.lifeshare.org/donor/schedules/drive_schedule/271092
and forward this link to others to schedule their own appointments.

Friday, July 5, 2024
2:30pm - 5pm 
LifeShare Mobile Blood Drive
Where: Iron Horse Fitness
       126 Schuman St.
       Foreman, AR



You may schedule blood drive appointments here
https://donor.lifeshare.org/donor/schedules/drive_schedule/272401
and forward this link to others to schedule their own appointments.

Monday, July 8, 2024 
9am - 10am 
Quorum Court 
Where: Little River County Courthouse  

Monday, July 8, 2024 
5pm 
Wilton City Council Meeting  

Monday, July 8, 2024 
5:30pm - 6:30pm 
Ashdown City Council Meeting 
Where: Ashdown City Hall  

Monday, July 8, 2024 
6pm 
Little River County Fair Board Meeting 
Where: Ag Building, Foreman  

Tuesday, July 9, 2024 
11am - 1pm 
Little River Extension Homemakers Club 
Where: Spirit & Life Fellowship, 112 LR 711, Ashdown, AR 

       Please bring a dish for the potluck lunch. The standing meeting 
       is the 2nd Tuesday of every month, same time and same place as 
       mentioned above. If you would like to join, please contact Janet 
       Tew, President, or call the Extension office at 870-898-7224 
       or email jsansom@uada.edu.  

Tuesday, July 9, 2024 
1pm 
Parkinson's & Care Partner Support Group 
Where: Little River Memorial Hospital 
 
       Organized by the Area Agency on Aging of Southwest Arkansas in 
       partnership with the Texarkana Regional Center on Aging. For 
       information, contact Nancy Bailey, Community Support Specialist 
       at nbailey@aaaswa.net  

Tuesday, July 9, 2024 
6pm 
Ogden City Council Meeting  

Saturday, July 13, 2024 
5:30pm 
Foreman Riding Club Playday #8 
Where: Little River County Fairground 

       Foreman Riding Club is a family oriented and beginner friendly 
       riding club. We have barrels and poles and rotate many other 
       events during the playdays. We often host clinics, jackpots 
       or other events throughout the year. 

       Age groups: Peewees/Leadline, 9 & under, 10-13, 14-18, 19 & over. 

       Events: Barrels, Poles, Goat Tying, Breakaway 

       There is a membership fee if you want year-end awards. 
       $5 per event, if member. $10 per event, if non-member. 

Letter from Foreman Riding Club 
Foreman Riding Club 2024 Playday Series Schedule 

Saturday, July 13, 2024 
8pm 
Pigstock 2024 (Jackpot show) presented by Foreman AG Boosters
Where: Little River County Fairground 

       $25 cash entry fee per head.  For more information contact Brianna 
       at 903-278-7502 or Michael at 903-280-6586.  Open to youth 19 or younger.

Monday, July 15, 2024 
4pm 
Foreman City Council Meeting  

Tuesday, July 16, 2024 
7pm 
Winthrop City Council Meeting 

Wednesday, July 17, 2024 
Music Camp sponsored by Impact 2024 Walking for Christ
Where: Ashdown High School Band Hall



Wednesday, July 17 - Thursday, July 18, 2024 
8am - 3pm
Oscar Hamilton Elementary - Registration for 2024-2025 school year
Where: Oscar Hamilton Elementary - Foreman 

       Registration packets available for pickup in the OHE office from 
       8am-3pm.  If registering for kindergarten, bring birth certificate,
       Social Security card, immunization record, and physical within one 
       year.  Please have all forms submitted by July 31, 2023.  For more 
       information call 870-542-7214.

Saturday, July 20, 2024 
Ark-La-Tex Team Trail Fishing Tournament Championship 
Where: Yarborough 


Ark-La-Tex Team Trail - 2024 Events 
Ark-La-Tex Team Trail - 2024 Event Rules 
Ark-La-Tex Team Trail - 2024 Event Estimated Payouts 

Saturday, July 27, 2024 
5:30pm 
Foreman Riding Club Playday #9 
Where: Little River County Fairground 

       Foreman Riding Club is a family oriented and beginner friendly 
       riding club. We have barrels and poles and rotate many other 
       events during the playdays. We often host clinics, jackpots 
       or other events throughout the year. 

       Age groups: Peewees/Leadline, 9 & under, 10-13, 14-18, 19 & over. 
 
       Events: Barrels, Poles, Goat Tying, Breakaway 

       There is a membership fee if you want year-end awards. 
       $5 per event, if member. $10 per event, if non-member.  

       Letter from Foreman Riding Club 
       Foreman Riding Club 2024 Playday Series Schedule 

Saturday, August 10, 2024 
5:30pm 
Foreman Riding Club Playday #10 
Where: Little River County Fairground 

       Foreman Riding Club is a family oriented and beginner friendly 
       riding club. We have barrels and poles and rotate many other 
       events during the playdays. We often host clinics, jackpots 
       or other events throughout the year. 

       Age groups: Peewees/Leadline, 9 & under, 10-13, 14-18, 19 & over. 
   
       Events: Barrels, Poles, Goat Tying, Breakaway 

       There is a membership fee if you want year-end awards. 
       $5 per event, if member. $10 per event, if non-member. 

Letter from Foreman Riding Club 
Foreman Riding Club 2024 Playday Series Schedule 

Monday, August 12, 2024 
9am - 10am 
Quorum Court 
Where: Little River County Courthouse  

Monday, August 12, 2024 
5pm 
Wilton City Council Meeting  

Monday, August 12, 2024 
5:30pm - 6:30pm 
Ashdown City Council Meeting 
Where: Ashdown City Hall 

Monday, August 12, 2024 
6pm 
Little River County Fair Board Meeting 
Where: Ag Building, Foreman  

Tuesday, August 12, 2024 
11am - 1pm 
Little River Extension Homemakers Club 
Where: Spirit & Life Fellowship, 112 LR 711, Ashdown, AR 

       Please bring a dish for the potluck lunch. The standing meeting 
       is the 2nd Tuesday of every month, same time and same place as 
       mentioned above. If you would like to join, please contact Janet 
       Tew, President, or call the Extension office at 870-898-7224 
       or email jsansom@uada.edu. 

Tuesday, August 13, 2024 
1pm 
Parkinson's & Care Partner Support Group 
Where: Little River Memorial Hospital 

       Organized by the Area Agency on Aging of Southwest Arkansas in 
       partnership with the Texarkana Regional Center on Aging. For 
       information, contact Nancy Bailey, Community Support Specialist 
       at nbailey@aaaswa.net 

Tuesday, August 13, 2024 
6pm 
Ogden City Council Meeting 

Saturday, August 17, 2024 
8am
Little River County Rodeo Royalty Contest
Where: Little River County Fairgrounds 



Monday, August 19, 2024 
4pm 
Foreman City Council Meeting 

Tuesday, August 20, 2024 
7pm 
Winthrop City Council Meeting

Friday, August 23 
6pm
Little River County Fair Parade
Location/Route:TBD

       Entry forms will soon be on the foremanar.com web page.  You can contact 
       Johnnie Lou Forrest by text at 903-280-6042 for more information. 
 
Friday, August 23 - 24, 2024 
Little River County Rodeo
Where: Little River County Fairgrounds

Monday, September 9, 2024 
9am - 10am 
Quorum Court 
Where: Little River County Courthouse  

Monday, September 9, 2024 
5pm 
Wilton City Council Meeting  

Monday, September 9, 2024 
5:30pm - 6:30pm 
Ashdown City Council Meeting 
Where: Ashdown City Hall  

Monday, September 9, 2024 
6pm 
Little River County Fair Board Meeting 
Where: Ag Building, Foreman  

Tuesday, September 10, 2024 
11am - 1pm 
Little River Extension Homemakers Club 
Where: Spirit & Life Fellowship, 112 LR 711, Ashdown, AR 

       Please bring a dish for the potluck lunch. The standing meeting 
       is the 2nd Tuesday of every month, same time and same place as 
       mentioned above. If you would like to join, please contact Janet 
       Tew, President, or call the Extension office at 870-898-7224 
       or email jsansom@uada.edu.  

Tuesday, September 10, 2024 
1pm 
Parkinson's & Care Partner Support Group 
Where: Little River Memorial Hospital 

       Organized by the Area Agency on Aging of Southwest Arkansas in 
       partnership with the Texarkana Regional Center on Aging. For 
       information, contact Nancy Bailey, Community Support Specialist 
       at nbailey@aaaswa.net  

Tuesday, September 10, 2024 
6pm 
Ogden City Council Meeting  

Monday, September 16, 2024 
4pm 
Foreman City Council Meeting  

Tuesday, September 17, 2024 
7pm 
Winthrop City Council Meeting 

Saturday, September 28, 2024 
Doors open at 5pm 
Southern Sportsman Foundation's 19th Annual Banquet
Little River County Fair Barn

Tuesday, October 8, 2024 
11am - 1pm 
Little River Extension Homemakers Club 
Where: Spirit & Life Fellowship, 112 LR 711, Ashdown, AR 

       Please bring a dish for the potluck lunch. The standing meeting 
       is the 2nd Tuesday of every month, same time and same place as 
       mentioned above. If you would like to join, please contact Janet 
       Tew, President, or call the Extension office at 870-898-7224 
       or email jsansom@uada.edu. 

Tuesday, October 8, 2024 
1pm 
Parkinson's & Care Partner Support Group 
Where: Little River Memorial Hospital 

       Organized by the Area Agency on Aging of Southwest Arkansas in 
       partnership with the Texarkana Regional Center on Aging. For 
       information, contact Nancy Bailey, Community Support Specialist 
       at nbailey@aaaswa.net 

Tuesday, October 8, 2024 
6pm 
Ogden City Council Meeting 

Monday, October 14, 2024 
9am - 10am 
Quorum Court 
Where: Little River County Courthouse 

Monday, October 14, 2024 
5pm 
Wilton City Council Meeting 

Monday, October 14, 2024 
5:30pm - 6:30pm 
Ashdown City Council Meeting 
Where: Ashdown City Hall 

Monday, October 14, 2024 
6pm 
Little River County Fair Board Meeting 
Where: Ag Building, Foreman 

Tuesday, October 15, 2024 
7pm 
Winthrop City Council Meeting 

Saturday, October 19, 2024 
9am - 11pm 
3rd Annual Rocky Comfort Pecan Festival 
Where: Foreman, AR 



Monday, October 21, 2024 
4pm 
Foreman City Council Meeting

Friday, November 8, 2024
Ashdown High School Homecoming

Saturday, November 9, 2024
4:30pm
Ashdown High School Alumni Association Homecoming Banquet




Monday, November 11, 2024 
Courthouse will be closed in honor of Veteran's Day

Monday, November 11, 2024 (date subject to change)
9am - 10 am
Quorum Court 
Where: Little River County Courthouse

Monday, November 11, 2024 
5pm 
Wilton City Council Meeting 

Monday, November 11, 2024 
5:30pm - 6:30pm 
Ashdown City Council 
Meeting Where: Ashdown City Hall 

Monday, November 11, 2024 
6pm 
Little River County Fair Board Meeting 
Where: Ag Building, Foreman 

Tuesday, November 12, 2024 
11am - 1pm 
Little River Extension Homemakers Club 
Where: Spirit & Life Fellowship, 112 LR 711, Ashdown, AR 

       Please bring a dish for the potluck lunch. The standing meeting 
       is the 2nd Tuesday of every month, same time and same place as 
       mentioned above. If you would like to join, please contact Janet 
       Tew, President, or call the Extension office at 870-898-7224 or 
       email jsansom@uada.edu. 

Tuesday, November 12, 2024 
1pm 
Parkinson's & Care Partner Support Group 
Where: Little River Memorial Hospital 

       Organized by the Area Agency on Aging of Southwest Arkansas in 
       partnership with the Texarkana Regional Center on Aging. For 
       information, contact Nancy Bailey, Community Support Specialist 
       at nbailey@aaaswa.net 

Tuesday, November 12, 2024 
6pm 
Ogden City Council Meeting 

Monday, November 18, 2024 
4pm 
Foreman City Council Meeting

Tuesday, November 19, 2024 
7pm 
Winthrop City Council Meeting 

Thursday, November 28 - Friday, November 29, 2024
Courthouse will be closed in observance of Thanksgiving

Saturday, November 30, 2024
9am - 3pm
4th Annual Fair Barn Christmas
Where: 209 S. Madden Street, Foreman



Monday, December 9, 2024 
9am - 10am 
Quorum Court 
Where: Little River County Courthouse 

Monday, December 9, 2024 
5pm 
Wilton City Council Meeting 

Monday, December 9, 2024 
5:30pm - 6:30pm 
Ashdown City Council Meeting 
Where: Ashdown City Hall 

Monday, December 9, 2024 
6pm 
Little River County Fair Board Meeting 
Where: Ag Building, Foreman 

Tuesday, December 10, 2024 
11am - 1pm 
Little River Extension Homemakers Club 
Where: Spirit & Life Fellowship, 112 LR 711, Ashdown, AR 

       Please bring a dish for the potluck lunch. The standing meeting 
       is the 2nd Tuesday of every month, same time and same place as 
       mentioned above. If you would like to join, please contact Janet 
       Tew, President, or call the Extension office at 870-898-7224 or 
       email jsansom@uada.edu. 

Tuesday, December 10, 2024 
1pm 
Parkinson's & Care Partner Support Group 
Where: Little River Memorial Hospital 

       Organized by the Area Agency on Aging of Southwest Arkansas in 
       partnership with the Texarkana Regional Center on Aging. For 
       information, contact Nancy Bailey, Community Support Specialist 
       at nbailey@aaaswa.net 

Tuesday, December 10, 2024 
6pm 
Ogden City Council Meeting 

Monday, December 16, 2024 
4pm 
Foreman City Council Meeting

Tuesday, December 17, 2024 
7pm 
Winthrop City Council Meeting 

Thursday, December 24 - Friday, December 25, 2024
Courthouse will be closed in observance of Christmas