February is Black History Month. James "Jimmy" McKissic was a world-renowned pianist who performed throughout the world, including more than two dozen events at Carnegie Hall in New York. McKissic was born in Little Rock and inducted into the Arkansas Black Hall of Fame in 1994.
about 4 years ago, PCSSD
James McKissic
February is Black History Month. Joycelyn Elders served as the U.S. Surgeon General in President Clinton's Administration and as Director of the Arkansas Department of Health. Elders was born in Schaal, AR and was inducted into the Arkansas Black Hall of Fame in 1995.
about 4 years ago, PCSSD
Joycelyn Elders
Brooklyn Nash, Sylvan Hills High School Senior, was announced as the winner of the Gary and Myra Morris Choral Music Scholarship at the All-State Clinic performances on Saturday, February 22. Brooklyn has been selected to the All-State Mixed Choir for the last 3 years.
about 4 years ago, Sylvan Hills High
brooklyn nash
February is Black History Month. Rodney Earl Slater was the first African American director of the Federal Highway Administration and U.S. Secretary of Transportation under President Clinton. He grew up in Marianna and was inducted into the Arkansas Black Hall of Fame in 1997.
about 4 years ago, PCSSD
Rodney Earl Slater
Congrats Ember Smith (MAUMELLE HIGH), Remy Harrison & Ivana Elliott (SYLVAN HILLS HIGH) for their results in the inaugural girls wrestling tournament. Ember won her division. Ivana finished second in hers & Ivana finished 4th in her division.
about 4 years ago, PCSSD
Students on award stand
Award ceremony
Award ceremony
Award ceremony
February is Black History Month. Lou Brock was an MLB player who changed the game by using the stolen base as an offensive weapon, and was the league's all-time stolen base leader until 1991. He was born in El Dorado and inducted into the Arkansas Black Hall of Fame in 2005.
about 4 years ago, PCSSD
Lou Brock
Yummy! Life skills students at SYLVAN HILLS HIGH SCHOOL toured and dined at UA - Pulaski Tech Culinary Arts and Hospitality Management Institute Wednesday. Students learned about the 3D Culinary program for individuals with special abilities.
about 4 years ago, PCSSD
Students at dining table
The Arkansas Assoc. of Alternative Educators, Arkansas Department Of Education and Alternative Education Unit selected Tammy Bray for the “Judge Evans Award." Congratulations, Tammy! We're proud to have you with PCSSD!
about 4 years ago, PCSSD
Tammy Bray
February is Black History Month. Fatima Robinson is one of the most popular hip-hop and pop music choreographers in the world. Her work has been featured in music videos and movies. Robinson was born in Little Rock and inducted into the Arkansas Black hall of Fame in 2004.
about 4 years ago, PCSSD
Fatima Robinson
February is Black History Month. Ozell Sutton was a leader in the civil rights movement and was present at Central High, the march at Selma, and with Martin Luther King Jr. when he was murdered. Sutton was born in Gould and inducted into the Arkansas Black Hall of Fame in 2001.
about 4 years ago, PCSSD
Ozell Sutton
February is Black History Month. George Howard Jr. was the first African American to be appointed to the Supreme Court of Arkansas and numerous other Arkansas judicial posts. Howard was born in Pine Bluff and inducted into the Arkansas Black Hall of Fame in 1994.
about 4 years ago, PCSSD
George Howard Jr.
Students from the SHHS FCCLA brought a day of fun and friendship to the Life Skills classes! Students did crafts and decorated cookies to treat their families for Valentine’s Day. Students had a blast and friendships were formed!
about 4 years ago, Sylvan Hills High
life skills SHHS vday
life skills SHHS vday
The continued hard work of the FBI and Sherwood PD is incredible. Thank you for your tireless efforts in this investigation.
about 4 years ago, PCSSD
fbi tweet
February is Black History Month. Edith Jones was the first African American to graduate from the University of Arkansas Medical School. The Edith Irby Jones M.D. Health Care Center was named for her. She was born in Conway and inducted to the Arkansas Black Hall of Fame in 2002
about 4 years ago, PCSSD
Edith Jones
February is Black History Month. Debbye Turner Bell was crowned Miss America 1990. Bell grew up in Jonesboro and in 1998 was named a Distinguished Alumna of Arkansas State University. Bell was inducted into the Arkansas Black Hall of Fame in 1994.
about 4 years ago, PCSSD
Debbye Turner Bell
February is Black History Month. Grover Evans was the first African American to swim on the U.S. Paralympic Team in Barcelona in 1992. He set five world records & won 69 national championships. Evans was born in Jonesboro & inducted into the Arkansas Black Hall of Fame in 1996.
about 4 years ago, PCSSD
Grover Evans
More progress from our law enforcement. So thankful for their hard work!
about 4 years ago, PCSSD
FBI tweet 2
PCSSD is wishing everyone a very happy Valentine's Day
about 4 years ago, PCSSD
valentine's day
Update from FBI-Little Rock. We continue to make great progress in the investigation.
about 4 years ago, PCSSD
FBI tweet
February is Black History Month. Lottie Lee Holt Shackelford became the first female mayor of Little Rock. In 1998, Shackelford founded the Women's Foundation of Arkansas. She was born in Little Rock and inducted into the Arkansas Black Hall of Fame in 1993.
about 4 years ago, PCSSD
Lottie Lee Holt Shackelford