Leachville awarded grant
The City of Leachville was awarded a grant in excess of $13,000 at the Arkansas Rural Services Convention held May 24 in Little Rock. The funds will be used to upgrade police and fire department radios. During the grant presentation, Amy Fetcher of Arkansas Rural Development and Governor Asa Hutchinson presented the check to Leachville Mayor Rodney Robertson, Senator Dave Wallace and Representative Johnny Rye. Also representing Leachville was Leachville Councilman Paul Wildy.