Due to the coronavirus pandemic regular monthly meeting schedules may be suspended.

The Deer Volunteer Fire Department has decided to cancel the community Fourth of July celebration due to COVID-19 concerns and restrictions. Officials said, "The safety and wellbeing of our community always comes first."

Jasper Kiwanis Club meets 11:30 a.m. on Wednesdays at the Ozark Cafe.

Al-Anon Meeting meets every Friday from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the Methodist Fellowship Hall, 400 Clark St. in Jasper. We are a support group for family and friends of alcoholics. For more information, call 479-857-8281 or 712-898-8390.

Ozark Opportunities, Inc. Board of Directors Executive Committee will meet via teleconference on June 25, at 3:30 pm. (information to attend via Anymeeting will be sent to all active OOI Board Members). Any additional community members wanting to attend the meeting virtually will need to contact Mr. Atkinson at (870) 741-9406 ext. 235 or email rtatkinson@ozarkopp.org. The public is invited to attend the meeting.

The monthly board meeting for Newton County Healthcare Association, Inc., meets the last Tuesday of the month. The next meeting will be on Tuesday, June 30, at 5 p.m., in the Conference Room of Newton County Nursing Home.

Newton County Historical Society meets the last Tuesday of each month at 5:30 p.m. at the Bradley House Museum in Jasper. Public is invited. The next meeting is June 30.

The Newton County Cancer Support Group meets at 12:30 p.m., the first Wednesday of the month, at the Senior Center in Jasper. Next meeting is July 1.

Newton County Single Parent Scholarship Board meets first Monday of each month, at 3 p.m., at the Jasper Christian Church. Next meeting is July 6.

Jasper Community Garden members meet on the first Monday of each month at the Jasper United Methodist Church Fellowship Hall at 5:30 p.m. The next meeting will be July 6.

The Newton County Quorum Court meets the first Monday of each month at the courthouse beginning at 7 p.m., unless the first Monday is a holiday, then the quorum court meets on Tuesday night. The next meeting is July 6.

The Western Grove City Council meets the first Tuesday of the month. The council meets at 7 p.m., at the Western Grove City Hall. The next meeting will be Tuesday, July 7.

Newton County Hometown Health Coalition

meets the second Thursday of each month at the Newton County Special Services Learning Center on West Clark Street, at 10 a.m. The next meeting is July 9.

The Newton County Resource Council meets the second Thursday of each month, at 5 p.m., at Jasper City Hall. The next meeting is July 9.

Friends of the Newton County Library meets at noon on the second Monday of every month, at the library on state Highway 7 South. The next meeting is July 13.

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