The Dollarway School Board of Directors voted Thursday night to make interim Superintendent Patsy Hughey the permanent superintendent.
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Three Pine Bluff men who have prior felony convictions responded to the latest call-in session of the Violent Crimes Task Force on Thursday and were offered help, but also warned that if they broke the law again, there would be severe consequences.
Jefferson County Judge Dutch King said on Thursday that he and Pine Bluff Mayor Debe Hollingsworth are able to work together, with each helping the other when asked.
Water floods Regional Park on Thursday afternoon as a thunderstorm drops rain on an already saturated landscape. Hydrologists are expecting the Arkansas River at Pine Bluff to rise until Friday night or early Saturday morning. Regional Park is closed because of the flooding. If the river crests as high as hydrologists are expecting, it would be the fifth-highest flood level in Pine Bluff’s recorded history. (Pine Bluff Commercial/David Hutter)
The Pine Bluff City Council Traffic and Aviation Committee voted in favor of do-pass recommendations Thursday on resolutions involving two people who want to serve on the Pine Bluff Aviation Commission.
The Pine Bluff High School Marching Band entertained resort guests Monday, May 25, at the Magic Kingdom Park at Walt Disney World Resort in Florida.
The Arkansas Court of Appeals on Wednesday said Jefferson Count Circuit Judge Leon Jamison was correct when he determined that the son of a Pine Bluff woman was dependent-neglected.
Pine Bluff Wastewater Utility’s Boyd Point Treatment Facility is not being compromised by flooding along the Arkansas River, commissioners heard at a meeting Wednesday.
As low-lying areas of Jefferson County, particularly the Island Harbor area, brace for more water, the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office is gearing up in case they’re needed.
Condemned building owner Garland Trice is due to appear in court to respond to civil charges related to allegedly violating a city ordinance.