Three members of the Bauxite City Council have requested a special meeting for Friday, June 6 at 4:30 p.m.
Alderman Paula Matthews stated, "This is our second attempt at a special meeting to take care of filling the seat for council, after the first attempt was canceled by the mayor."
Allison Cain resigned for her position on the council earlier this year, leaving the vacancy.
Vacations and summer activities often result in a decline in blood donations during the summer. Thatâ€™s why Saline Memorial Hospital has partnered with the American Red Cross for the â€ś100 Days of Summer, 100 Days of Hopeâ€ť Campaign.
The aim of the campaign is to increase blood donations during the summer months.
SMH is hosting a blood drive on Monday, June 9, in the SMH Health Education Building-Classroom 1.
Hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
A Saline County man has been charged with his fourth driving while intoxicated offense and his bond was set at $250,000.
On June 1, during a traffic stop, James Mickel Reep performed poorly on a field sobriety test and provided a breath sample of 0.26. He was booked into the Saline County Detention Center for driving while intoxicated, fourth offense, careless and prohibited driving and driving on a suspended driverâ€™s license, said Saline County Prosecuting Attorney Ken Casady.