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- Little Rock Mayor Frank Scott Jr. announced an upcoming executive order to be signed that will require face coverings in public spaces that do not allow for social distancing.
- April Pollard, a financial advisor for Edward Jones, created a women’s group called Women Influencers USA in 2017. Meeting every month to collaborate and talk business ideas, Pollard has organized more than 100 women meeting monthly and more than 8,000 members online.
- Held on the Little Rock campus, 208 students received their diplomas from a drive-thru graduation last night. White coats, honors and awards were given last night as well.
- As public pools open up, the North Little Rock public pools are hiring ‘health guards’ to work the deck, just as lifeguards do. Their job will be to scrub surfaces and separate swimmers in an attempt to maintain social distancing standards.