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Upcoming AJDA meeting:

July 10, 2018 @1130  In Little Rock, AR - Specific location TBD

Voting for new 2018-2020 AJDA Executive Board Members will take place during this meeting.


Congratulations to Mr. Milton Peebles on his retirement at Director of Arkansas County Juvenile Detention Center.  In addition, Congratulations to Peggy Pitts on her newly appointed position as Director of Arkansas County Juvenile Detention Center.

Congratulations to Sgt. Michael Givens, on his promotion to Lieutenant, now Lt. Michael Givens, and new position in the County Courthouse.  You will be missed.  In addition, Congratulations to Sgt. Madison Grant on her newly appointed position as Director of Faulkner County Juvenile Detention Center.


Prayers, Blessings, etc.

Please continue to pray for AJDA, each individual facility, all administration, juvenile detention officers/staff, residents, and all at-risk youth.


Please keep our nation in your prayers

April Showers Bring May Flowers


There's fun in the air in Spring!

April 2018 monthly calendar illustrated and annotated with daily Quirky Holidays and Unusual Celebrations with Sunday start week.

Oh the places you'll go...


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― Jane AustenPride and Prejudice

“Any book that helps a child to form a habit of reading, to make reading one of his deep and continuing needs, is good for him.”
― Maya Angelou

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― Russell T. Davies

“A university is just a group of buildings gathered around a library.”
― Shelby Foote

“The very existence of libraries affords the best evidence that we may yet have hope for the future of man”
― T.S. Eliot

“My grandma always said that God made libraries so that people didn't have any excuse to be stupid.”
― Joan BauerRules of the Road

“What a school thinks about its library is a measure of what it feels about education.”
― Harold Howe