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Brumett Rally

Pine Bluff Alderman Bill Brumett, left, and Sheridan resident Amy White took part in a rally Monday in the parking lot of the civic center complex. Brumett and White pleaded for racial harmony in Pine Bluff. Brumett has apologized for using what the local branch of the NAACP and others have dubbed a racially charged term during a heated online exchange with former Pine Bluff resident Jimmy Cunningham Jr. To see video of Brumett’s comments, go to (Pine Bluff Commercial/David Hutter)


An article published Saturday, April 11, about the Watson Chapel School Board selecting its next superintendent omitted the name of Watson Chapel School Board member Donnie Hartsfield. He was among seven board members who met with McPherson and Jacobson educational search firm consultants Wayne Gibson and Kieth Williams in looking for a new superintendent.

Healthbytes - Normal pressure hydrocephalus: A treatable form of dementia

Normal pressure hydrocephalus was first described in 1965. It’s important because it may cause one of the few forms of treatable dementia. As originally described, the hydrocephalus of NPH was considered to be unknown. However, there are some cases of predisposing conditions that can cause secondary hydrocephalus: brain hemorrhage, trauma, meningitis and sometimes following brain surgery.