— AARP is here to help you take on today – and every day. From sharing practical resources, to holding fun activities and events, AARP is providing opportunities to connect and help build an even stronger Arkansas for all ages to live, work and play. We hope you’ll join us!

— Drivers, start your engines. But first, make sure you know how to navigate roundabouts. AARP Arkansas reminds residents that several new traffic circles are set to open in Little Rock, Jonesboro and Conway in January and February. Roundabouts reduce the life-threatening “T-bone” accidents that occur at busy crossroads, but merging into and out of the circles can be confusing. One way to prepare is to take an AARP Smart Driver class, a refresher course specifically designed for drivers age 50 …

— The year was 1992. Unforgiven won the Oscar for Best Picture, the Chicago Bulls won the NBA Championship and 60 Minutes was the top-rated TV program.  It was also the year that Frank Gardner took his first of two Driver Safety classroom courses. Little did Frank know that he would ultimately be “behind-the-wheel” of AARP Driver Safety in Arkansas as one of its most active instructors. Over the last two decades, Gardner, who averages about 15 classes a year, has taught more …