ABC doles out violations, permits during August meeting

ABC doles out violations, permits during August meeting
Latest actions by the Ark. Alcoholic Beverage Control Board

JONESBORO, Ark. (KAIT) - During its recent meeting in Little Rock, the Arkansas Alcoholic Beverage Control served up permits for new area businesses while scolding a long-standing hangout.

Roy’s First and Last Chance, 2908 Linwood Dr. in Paragould, was fined $4,500 for allowing consumption of alcohol after prescribed hours. The board also placed Roy’s on 4-days suspension with 90-days probation.

Meanwhile, Director Doralee Chandler approved private club permits for two Jonesboro restaurants:

  • 1812 Pizza Company, 1804 N. Old Greensboro—Conditional upon completion of remodeling, receipt of health department approval, installation of kitchen facilities, lighted fire exit signs, and a telephone with re-inspection by ABC Enforcement.
  • Roots, 303 S. Main— Conditional upon completion of remodeling, receipt of health department approval, installation of a telephone with re-inspection by ABC Enforcement.

Chandler also issued the following decisions:

  • Outback Steakhouse of Jonesboro, 906-C Southwest: Approved change of manager.
  • Walmart Store #18, 1211 Hwy. 367 N, Newport: Approved change of manager.
  • Nutter’s, Inc., 1805 Old County Road, Pocahontas: Approved new restaurant mixed drink permit. Conditional upon completion of remodeling, receipt of health department approval, installation of kitchen facilities, restrooms, lighted fire exit signs, a telephone, and verification of seating capacity with re-inspection by ABC Enforcement.
  • Crowley Ridge Country Club, 768 Hwy. 64 B, Wynne: Approved change of manager.
  • Chow on the Square, 1 E. Cherokee Village Mall #106, Cherokee Village: Approved new restaurant beer & wine (combo). Conditional upon installation of lighted fire exit signs with re-inspection by ABC Enforcement.
  • The Duck Blind, 1325 N. St. Louis, Batesville: Approved change of manager.
  • Manila Exxon, 261 Hwy. 18 East, Manila: Refused beer off-premises replacement permit. Applicant does not meet residency requirements.

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