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Toole, Townsend wed

Blecken Pavilion at the Memphis Botanic Garden was the setting for the garden wedding of Dr. Emily Lynn Toole and Mr. Tyler Brett Townsend on April 2, 2016 at 6 p.m.


Bria Compton and Kavon White of Sherwood gave birth to a baby girl, Kensley Renee White, on April 23. She weighed 7 pounds and 5 ounces. Her grandparents are Cynthia and William Hart of Pine Bluff; Angela and Edward Ward of Pine Bluff; Kevin and Jonda White of Little Rock; and Greg and Ann Compton of Pine Bluff.

Deshaziers celebrate 50th golden anniversary

The children of James and Geraldine Deshazier happily announce the 50th Golden wedding anniversary of their parents on April 28, 2016. The couple will kick off their anniversary weekend with a Seafood Feast with their children and grandchildren and culminate their 50th Golden Wedding Anniversary celebration, with a Roast & Toast. ~Invitation Only~

PBHS Class of 1960 to meet

The Pine Bluff High School Class of 1960 will meet at 6 p.m. Thursday, April 7, at Wright’s Ranch House, 6224 Dollarway Road. All class members are encouraged to attend the fellowship.

Live@5 features On Call Band

The Arts & Science Center for Southeast Arkansas, 701 S. Main St., will host the On Call Band during Live@5 from 5-7 p.m. Friday, April 1. Sponsored by M.K. Distributors, this session is for guests 21 years old and older. The cost is $5 for members and $10 for non-members. Live@5 is held the first Friday of each month at the center. Details: 536-3375, or . Special to The Commercial

Dialoguing with Delta to be held

Pine Bluff Alumnae and Delta Eta Chapters of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Inc. will present Dialoguing with Delta from 10 a.m. to noon. Saturday, April 9, at the Sylvester Early Auditorium at the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff.