Healthbytes - It’s cold outside - stay warm

It has been particularly cold over the last week, with more ice, sleet and snow than this southern girl appreciates. Most of us are not likely to be lost in the wilds of Alaska. However, we might just find ourselves off the highway after sliding off the ice with some time before help arrives. We should be aware of risks for cold injuries and prepare accordingly.


Oak Park, Southeast schools to close

The Pine Bluff School Board of Directors approved a motion Tuesday to close Oak Park Elementary School and Southeast Middle School at the end of the current academic year because of declining enrollment and a subsequent drop in funding.

Bills on school detachment, abortion advance

LITTLE ROCK — The Arkansas Senate on Tuesday gave final passage to a bill to make it easier to form new school districts by detaching territory from existing school districts.

UAPB sets Lion Fever Day Friday

The University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff Office of Recruitment will host its annual Lion Fever Day from 9 a.m. to 1:45 p.m. Friday, March 6.




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