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Film strips rolling once again at Pines Mall movie theater

The Pines Mall movie theater has reopened after months of being shuttered, Pines Mall owner Judy Vu said Thursday. The theater closed in late January after the lease between the mall and Carmike Cinemas ended. Carmike officials decided to permanently end their agreement with the Pines, and Vu said she struggled to find another company to run the theater.

Mayor veteos animal control ordinance

Pine Bluff Mayor Debe Hollingsworth issued a veto Thursday afternoon against legislation passed 5-3 Monday night by the Pine Bluff City Council to separate the city’s Animal Control Division from the Pine Bluff Police Department.

It’s Official: New Trotter Ford-Lincoln location celebrated at ribbon cutting

Less than two months after the Trotter Ford-Lincoln dealership moved from its location on Olive Street to a new location just off Interstate 530 and Old Warren Road, company president H. Ford Trotter III was joined by family, friends, elected officials and members of the Pine Bluff Regional Chamber of Commerce Red Coats in cutting the ribbon to officially open the business Wednesday morning.

Free summer reading event set

Top Knotch World Inc. will sponsor a free summer reading program for students in third grade and up. The sessions will be held from 9 a.m. to noon at 119 W. Second Ave. (formerly Terry’s restaurant). Breakfast and lunch will be served daily.