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Red Ribbon Run Set for October 18

Posted: 09/19/14

The 25th Annual Red Ribbon Walk/Run, sponsored by the ADC, is set for Saturday, Oct. 18. Proceeds from the 5K run will allow five scholarships to be awarded to Read More >

Griffin promoted to deputy director position at ADC

Posted: 01/07/14

Rory Griffin has been promoted to the position of deputy director of health services and inmate programs at the Arkansas Department of Correction.

His appointment was effective Read More >

Kelley named chief deputy director of ADC

Posted: 01/07/14

Wendy Kelley has been named chief deputy director of the Arkansas Department of Correction. 

Kelley has served as the Deputy Director for Health and Correctional Programs Read More >

ADC to Host Horse Auction on October 5

Posted: 09/17/13

Saddle up and head for the Saline County Fairgrounds on Oct.  5. The Arkansas Department of Correction Agriculture Division will host its third horse auction.

The public Read More >

ADC to sponsor 23rd Annual Red Ribbon 5K Walk/Run

Posted: 09/21/12

The 23nd Annual Red Ribbon Walk/Run is set for Oct. 13 and proceeds from the event will support scholarships for graduating high school seniors. Sponsored by the Arkansas Department Read More >

ADC to host horse auction on September 15

Posted: 09/15/12

The Arkansas Department of Correction Agriculture Division will host its second public horse auction on Sept. 15 at the Saline County Fairgrounds in Benton.

The public will have Read More >

ADC inmates glean fields for Hunger Relief Alliance

Posted: 07/05/12

By SHEA WILSON Communications Administrator

Green cabbages and blue skies – as far as the eyes could see, that was the scenery June 19 at Clanton Farms in Read More >

Tails wagging for Paws in Prison program

Posted: 12/17/11

Tails were wagging for the Paws for Prison program in December. The Arkansas Department of Correction hosted inmate training and inmates met their dogs for the first time on Read More >

ADC to open state-of-the-art special needs facility

Posted: 11/30/11

The Arkansas Department of Correction will open its state-of-the-art special needs facility in January at the Ouachita River Correctional Unit in Malvern. The Board of Corrections on Tuesday approved Read More >

ADC to host horse auction on November 19

Posted: 10/07/11

Saddle up and head for the Saline County Fairgrounds on Nov.  19. The Arkansas Department of Correction Agriculture Division will host its first horse auction.

The public Read More >

ADC to sponsor 22nd Annual Red Ribbon 5K Walk/Run

Posted: 09/19/11

The 22nd Annual Red Ribbon Walk/Run is set for Oct. 15 and proceeds from the event will support scholarships for graduating high school seniors. Sponsored by the Arkansas Department Read More >

Green projects generate savings for ADC

Posted: 06/23/11

The Arkansas Department of Correction is going greener and conservation efforts are expected to reduce the cost of agency operations by almost $750,000 a year.

Act 1494 of the 8 Read More >

Runners from Jefferson County Participate in Torch Run

Posted: 05/26/11

Thirty-six runners from Jefferson County participated this week in the Law Enforcement Torch Run. Jefferson County received the Arkansas Special Olympics Torch from the Drew County Sheriff’s Read More >

ADC inmate crews busy in East Arkansas

Posted: 05/13/11

PINE BLUFF – Tens of thousands of sandbags have been filled this week by inmate crews from the Arkansas Department of Correction and the total continues to grow by Read More >

Ball and Chain Challenge proceeds to benefit Red Cross disaster fund

Posted: 04/28/11

PINE BLUFF -- A portion of proceeds from the 2011 Ball and Chain Challenge Golf Tournament, which is sponsored by the Arkansas Department of Correction’s employee associations, will Read More >

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