Several Arkansas school districts are equipping school buses with routers, so bus drivers can bring WiFi access to students who need it.
Within 48 hours, Pine Bluff Arsenal, a Joint Munitions Command installation, responded by producing a face mask to protect military personnel, Civilian employees, contractors and all other individuals on DoD property.
Personal protective equipment is in short supply across the country. Hospitals and first responders are struggling to get face masks, shields and other equipment. One Hot Springs company is switching gears to be part of the solution.
Crystal Ridge Distillery in Hot Springs has joined the effort to combat the COVID-19 pandemic by turning its drinkable alcohol into hand sanitizer.
The Fort Smith community is often called a giving community, quick to help out when the need arises. During the COVID-19 pandemic, the community has stepped up again, working to make life a little easier for healthcare workers enduring long hours.