Remembering Lt. Bates


A group recently recognized the one-year anniversary of the death of Pine Bluff Police Department Lt. JoAnn Bates with a memorial service in Clinton. A wooden memorial plaque was placed on her grave and a remembrance service was held.

Pictured are (from left to right): Kecia Clark, Police Chief Jeff Hubanks, Linda Cortez, Deputy Chief Susie Powell, Lt. David Price and Officer Brandon Greene. (Submitted Photo)