Police were focusing on the area of Ninth Avenue and Spruce Street on Wednesday night after reports of multiple shots fired in multiple locations in Pine Bluff.
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An application to open the proposed Tri-County Charter School in Redfield will be resubmitted to the seven-member Arkansas Department of Education Charter Authorization Panel at 1 p.m. Thursday in the auditorium of the ADE Building in Little Rock.
The warm weather of recent days is about to become a distant memory as an Arctic cold front is on schedule to combine with several storm systems to create a potential icy mess starting midday Friday and lasting through the weekend.
The first time Cameron Price saw the police and his parents talking at school about his behavior, he knew he needed to change his attitude.
Pine Bluff police are investigating a double homicide after two males were found Tuesday night inside a red car on Locust Street just north of West 29th Avenue.
The question of whether it was legal for Pine Bluff Mayor Debe Hollingsworth to abruptly adjourn the Monday meeting of the Pine Bluff City Council before the agenda had been completed appears to have an answer in existing municipal law.
While she didn’t have any blockbuster announcements about new industries locating in Pine Bluff and Jefferson County immediately, Lou Ann Nisbett said Tuesday she “hopes to make announcements about a lot of new industries in 2014.”
Despite an increase in violent crimes during the month of November, overall crime in Pine Bluff declined for the 10th straight month, according to the police department’s monthly report.
Retired Watson Chapel School District teacher and former state legislator Toni Bradford was recommended Tuesday by a committee of the Jefferson County Quorum Court to fill a vacancy on the Watson Chapel School Board.
Regional community development financial institution Hope Enterprise Corporation and Credit Union opened a new branch Tuesday at the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff’s Economic Research and Development Center at 615 Main St.