Monthly Archives: August 2014

Board Meeting — August 28, 2014

Beaver Water District’s Board of Directors will meet at noon on Thursday, August 28, 2014, at 301 N. Primrose Road, Lowell, AR.


1. Meeting Call to Order 2. Approval of minutes from previous meeting 3. Presentation–BWD Master Plan Update 4. Presentation — Research Projects with the University of Arkansas 5. Recommendation — Black & Veatch — Contract – Generators 6. Recommendation — FY 2015 Budget 7. Other Business * Chlorine Residuals Histograms — Customer Cities

Estes Takes 1st Place in Beaver Lake Photo Contest, Again

beaver lake star enhanced-Estes First PlaceMelissa Estes, 15, of Cave Springs, Ark., took 1st place in the 4H Division of the 2014 Beaver Lake Photo Contest. Estes is the daughter of Dana and Michael Estes. Karrissa Smith, 11, of Rogers, daughter of Jillian and Buddy Smith, took 2nd place. Jurnee Wilson, 16, of Bentonville, daughter of Misty and Danny Wilson, took 3rd place. The contest was held for the fifth year in conjunction with the 9th Annual Secchi Day on Beaver Lake and the Benton County Fair. Estes has been competing in the contest for several years. Previously, she took 2nd place in the 2011 competition and 1st place in both the 2012 and 2013 competitions. She received recognition and a cash prize, and her photo was displayed at Prairie Creek Recreation Area on Aug. 16th during Secchi Day. Her photo also is featured on the Beaver Water District’s Facebook page and will be published in the fall 2014 issue of the District’s quarterly newsletter, The Source.