Lake Frierson State Park is hosting The Great American Cleanup

JONESBORO, Ar -  Lake Frierson State Park is helping to launch the national Keep America Beautiful - Great American Cleanup campaign in Arkansas this year.  The park is asking individuals, groups, and families to clean up the lake shoreline and help the wildlife that depend on Lake Frierson.  The cleanup is from 8:30 am to 12:00 pm with a free picnic lunch for all volunteers.  The Keep Arkansas Beautiful committee will be providing t-shirts for participants.

"Groups large and small are making great strides and taking responsibility in their community cleanup and beautification efforts," said Brenda Halbert, coordinator of the Great American Cleanup in Arkansas.  "We want to continue our efforts to keep Arkansas clean and beautiful to make sure we live up to our designation as The Natural State.

The event is free to the public.  For more information contact the park

At (870) 932- 2615.  The park is located just 10 miles north of Jonesboro

on hwy 141.