Arkansas Sheriffs’ Youth Ranches Arkansas Children’s Award Dinner

The Arkansas Sheriffs’ Youth Ranches will present the 2021 Arkansas Children’s Award to the Heflin Family during the 26th annual Arkansas Children’s Award Dinner Oct. 27 at 7 p.m. in the Little Rock Marriott hotel. Former Arkansas Governor Mike Beebe will be the master of ceremonies for the 26th year.

Each year, the award is given to an individual or group who have created outstanding opportunities for Arkansas children. The entire Heflin family are longtime supporters of the Arkansas Sheriffs’ Youth Ranches, from mom, Sharon, to late husband, Johnny, to their two sons, Jay and Marc.

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