Red Cross and AmeriCorps volunteers recently installed free smoke detectors in a number of homes in Ward 1 of Helena-West Helena.This is a beginning of a mission to provide free smoke detectors to every needy residence in Phillips County.  Pictured are Rev. Mike Wilkie, pastor of First United Methodist Church of Helena and  the Red Cross Disaster Services representative for Phillips County, and Sharhanda and Norah of AmeriCorps.  Canvasing to determine needs will continue through each ward and throughout the county over the next few months.  Thanks to city council members Ever Jean Ford and Wanda Crockett for their assistance in Ward 1. For more information, please call the area Red Cross Supervisor, T. J. Smith, at 870-534-7312.

Red Cross and AmeriCorps volunteers recently installed free smoke detectors in a number of homes in Ward 1 of Helena-West Helena.This is a beginning of a mission to provide free smoke detectors to every needy residence in Phillips County.  Pictured are Rev. Mike Wilkie, pastor of First United Methodist Church of Helena and  the Red Cross Disaster Services representative for Phillips County, and Sharhanda and Norah of AmeriCorps.  Canvasing to determine needs will continue through each ward and throughout the county over the next few months.  Thanks to city council members Ever Jean Ford and Wanda Crockett for their assistance in Ward 1. For more information, please call the area Red Cross Supervisor, T. J. Smith, at 870-534-7312.