Community News

New Treasury Rent Assistance Programs in Clark County Now Available

The Treasury Rent Assistance Programs are now available in Clark County. See if you qualify for assistance. See flyer below for points of contacts to call.

Program Update as of 4/8/21:

General waitlist that is accessed online or by calling the Housing Hotline is closed.

The Landlord waitlist is closed.

Bridgeview Housing’s waitlist is closed.

The Clark County Veterans Assistance Center is open for people who have served in the military, regardless of their discharge status, along with those that are currently enlisted. Call 564-397-8478

Partners in Careers is open and accepting referrals for people who fled their home country or immigrated to the US no matter when this happened. They are also now accepting referrals for BIPOC households. Call 360-597-2057

Clark Public Utilities is open and accepting referrals for households who owe back electricity payments. Call 360-992-3000

KBMS 1480-AM is pleased to announce the addition of The Rickey Smiley Morning Show.

The show airs weekdays from 3a-7a PST. The Rickey Smiley Morning Show is quick-paced and anchored by one of the nation’s most popular comedians. Easily entertaining a wide variety of listeners, the “can’t miss a minute” morning show perfectly blends music, exclusive comedy and spiritual entertainment with today’s hottest topics in news, entertainment and sports. Rickey Smiley was recognized by the National Association of Broadcasters in 2017 as recipient of the Marconi award for “Top National/Syndicated Talent.”

Rickey uses personality, humor, conviction and relevant information to deliver a high-energy morning show engaging his listening community in unexpected ways. His show has distinguished itself with its innovative mix of entertainment and an unfiltered view on contemporary black life and parenthood, focusing on family, community and mentorship.

Rounding out the show is a cast of personalities known to spark engagement and laughs:

Eva Marcille – Mom, model and entrepreneur who contributes a relatable woman’s point of view with a sharp wit and sometimes challenging position
Gary Wit Da Tea – Listeners count on Gary for the hottest entertainment gossip and a colorful opinion on just about everything
Da Brat – The same in-your-face candor that made her a hip hop star makes her a listener favorite, bringing wit, humor and a fresh outlook every morning
Rock T – A sports analyst with a hip hop flair, he not only reports the sports news…he predicts it as well
Special K – A master at finding the funny in the headlines, Special K takes the role of news correspondent to hilarious new levels