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Entergy Arkansas Helps Power Life by Sponsoring Free Tax Prep, Super Tax Days
01/27/2016

At Super Tax Day on Feb. 6, at the Arkansas State Fairgrounds Arts and Crafts Building in Little Rock and at local Volunteer Income Tax Assistance sites, Entergy Arkansas is sponsoring free tax preparation for working families provided by local volunteers and community advocates. Volunteers certified by the Internal Revenue Service help local residents determine if they qualify for the federal Earned Income Tax Credit program and other refunds and credits due.

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Journeyman Lineman Tim Mitchell loading up on supplies at the West Markham Service Center in Little Rock Thursday morning.
Journeyman Lineman Tim Mitchell loading up on supplies at the West Markham Service Center in Little Rock Thursday morning.
News > Storms
Entergy Arkansas Preps for First Winter Storm of 2016
01/21/2016

With a wintry mix of snow and ice expected to arrive in some parts of the state tonight, Entergy Arkansas, Inc. crews have spent the better part of this week preparing to mobilize ahead of the winter storm.

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News > Communities
Entergy Charitable Foundation Fuels Community Improvements
01/13/2016

The Entergy Charitable Foundation is powering life in Arkansas communities with recent grants to nonprofit partners totaling more than $290,000. Charitable organizations may apply for support by completing the application form by Feb. 1, 2016.

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News > Communities, Employees
Little Rock Firefighters, Entergy Linemen Team Up for Operation Warm Coat Project
01/07/2016

Just in time for winter's arrival, children at Geyer Springs Gifted and Talented Academy will suit up in new coats this season thanks to a partnership between the Local Firefighters Union 34 and Entergy Arkansas, Inc.

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News > Safety, Energy Efficiency
Beware the Griswold Christmas Effect; Be Safe, Save Energy with Holiday Lighting
11/23/2015

In the holiday movie classic, “National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation,” Clark Griswold sets out to create a good old-fashioned family Christmas. He lights the outside of his house with 25,000 twinkling lights, which at first fail to work (due to his faulty wiring) and then temporarily cause a city-wide power shortage and wreak havoc for his neighbors.

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News > Customers, Safety
Time Change Spotlights Good Opportunity to Consider Entergy Security Lighting
10/28/2015

Arkansas residents will be joining most of the country by setting their clocks back one hour on Nov. 2, marking the end of daylight saving time. With daylight growing shorter, now is a good time to consider outdoor security lighting, an economical and effective crime-prevention tool.

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News > Communities
Entergy Generator Finds New Life at Joplin Volunteer Fire Department
10/14/2015

What does the power company do with a spare portable electricity generator? One option is to sell it. Another is to donate it to someone who will put it to good use serving the public. For the back-up generator at historic Remmel Dam, it was Option B. And the Joplin, Ark. Volunteer Fire Department is grateful.

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News > Grid Modernization
Entergy Arkansas Implodes Remainder of Retired Ritchie Plant at Helena
08/07/2015

At 7 a.m. today the remaining two massive components of the Robert E. Ritchie power plant came crashing to the ground as a controlled implosion toppled what was left of the 51-year-old generating facility.

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News > Customers, Energy Efficiency
Keep Cool with Entergy Arkansas' Hot Weather Tips, Programs
07/13/2015

Triple-digit temperatures have returned to Arkansas, but don't let your electric bills climb along with the mercury. By taking steps to be more energy-efficient, your air conditioner will run less which will help keep your electricity bill down.

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