City gets grant to improve ball fields

City gets grant to improve ball fields
(Source: KAIT)
(Source: KAIT)
(Source: KAIT)
(Source: KAIT)
(Source: KAIT)

NEWPORT, AR (KAIT) - The Newport Parks and Recreation Department was awarded a $25,000 grant for their ball fields.

According to director Johnny Long, this money will be used to improve two of their ball fields.

He said $1,400 raised from a wrestling benefit with the All-Star Wrestling Federation in Tuckerman will go towards improvements as well.

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