As they have for a number of years, Hearin-Connolly American Legion Post 32 conducted the annual Memorial Day program Sunday at the Veterans Memorial in Graceland Cemetery.
A 14-year-old was arrested Saturday in connection with the shooting death of another teenager in Pine Bluff.
A Pine Bluff man was shot to death Saturday afternoon at a house in the 1400 block of Cherry Street, according to authorities.
WASHINGTON — The House voted last week for a two-month extension in federal highway funding, averting an interruption of state projects while buying more time to come up with a better solution to federal road woes.
Former Arkansas State Legislator and State Insurance Commissioner Jay Bradford said Tuesday the private option has been good for the state.
The Pine Bluff School Board of Directors approved a motion Friday to include all seven board members in a national search for the district’s next superintendent.
Arkansas residents will pay more money to attend the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff in 2015-2016.
The original Sissy’s Log cabin, 2319 S. Camden Road, in Pine Bluff recently completed new additions.
With one vote to spare on Friday, the Jefferson County Quorum Court adopted an emergency ordinance imposing a hiring freeze on most county offices and departments, effective immediately.
Rachel Lott-Berry from Pine Bluff received a Bachelor of Science degree in biology from Boise State University in Boise, Idaho. She graduated magna cum laude May 9.
What started as an attempt to locate an alleged shoplifter from the Wal-Mart Supercenter on Tuesday resulted in the arrest of a man currently on parole on drug and weapons charges.
An article published Friday in The Commercial about the Pine Bluff Lighthouse Charter School being the recipient of the Arkansas Farm Bureau Ag in the Classroom Outdoor Classroom Garden Grant contained an error regarding Samuel Glover’s title. He is the Pine Bluff Lighthouse Charter School’s culture coordinator.
Pine Bluff police have arrested a second man in connection with an incident where a man was thrown off the balcony April 16 at an apartment complex on West Barraque Street.
A reported disturbance Wednesday night at the Tyson plant at 5505 Jefferson Parkway resulted in the arrest of a man who allegedly hit a pregnant female.
An Arkansas Congressman has set his sights on the Affordable Care Act’s Medicaid expansion to shore up an insolvent federal Highway Trust Fund that has required nearly 30 short-term extensions since 2009.
In observance of Memorial Day, Monday, May 25, several agencies will be closed, including:
A $10,000 cash-only bond was set Thursday for a man currently on parole who allegedly cut another man with a knife on Tuesday.
The Jefferson County Democratic Central Committee has openly denounced Pine Bluff Alderman Bill Brumett for what Committee Chairman Ted Davis called an”inexcusable racial slur.”
LITTLE ROCK — Walmart on Friday announced new, stricter policies on the treatment of animals by its suppliers, a move that animal rights groups hailed as historic and game-changing.
Felony charges were filed during the past week against the following individuals by Eleventh Judicial District-West Prosecuting Attorney S. Kyle Hunter. Listed below are the names and addresses of the defendants, the charges filed against them, the investigating agency and the bond amount if any.