Maumelle girl hit of Justin Bieber concert

Armani Watkins, of Maumelle*** was selected as the “One Less Lonely Girl” at the Jan 10 Justin Bieber Concert at Verizon Arena. She was chosen to join the teen idol on stage and said, “This was a dream come true and something I will never forget. Bieber gave her a crown of roses to remember the night.

Scouts collecting food for food pantries

Maumelle local Boy Scouts will be going door-to-door in uniform this week collecting food to refill local pantries after the holiday rush. If you aren’t home, the scouts will l eave a bag that you can use to donate non-perishable food and they will come back around to collect it. In addition, scouts will be manning booths at the Kroger Store on Saturday, Jan. 26 from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m.

Maumelle Area Chamber of Commerce has a busy week planned:

Jan. 24: 10 a.m. Ribbon cutting at Gold Medal Flooring & ProBuilder Supply, 9205 Maumelle Boulevard.

Jan. 31 11:30 a.m. Business Brief Luncheon at Maumelle Country Club for members.

Feb. 7 5 p.m. ”Mardi Parti” Business After Hours at Boudreaux’s on Maumelle Boulevard.

Feb. 18 11:30 a.m Maumelle Chamber of Commerce and Maumelle High School Partnership Introductory Luncheon at Maumelle High School with complimentary lunch provided!

Feb. 21 12 a. ”Leads Over Lunch”, Maumelle Chamber of Commerce Conference Room.

Reverend King Day

Jan. 21 Martin Luther King, Jr.s day observed in Maumelle. City offices will be closed. City Council meeting moved to Tuesday, Jan. 22.

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*** This article has been corrected from its original version to remove an incorrect reference to a school.