One person was injured in a house fire at 1103 S. Tennessee St. Wednesday night.
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Jallen Johnson in the role of the emperor in the play, ‘The Emperor’s New Clothes,’ at the Arts and Science Center for Southeast Arkansas, responds to his realization that his new clothes aren’t really there. The play opens Thursday at 7 p.m. and performances will also be held on Friday and Saturday at 7 p.m. and Sunday at 2 p.m. (Special to The Commercial/William Harvey)
Eight days after separating the joint positions of Pine Bluff High School Athletic Director and football coach Bobby Bolding, the school board voted 4-3 Wednesday night to reverse its previous decision and allow Bolding to resume his old duties at his former salary.
District 30 State Sen. Linda Pondexter Chesterfield said Wednesday that the founding mission of the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff to provide higher education opportunities to minority students continues to be its driving force as it emphasizes the importance of careers in science and engineering.
The White Hall School Board unanimously approved six faculty retirement requests Tuesday night and will be losing more than 200 years of combined classroom teaching experience at the end of the 2013-14 academic year, including nearly 180 years on a single campus.
Luther Sutter said Monday evening that he entered the Division 5 At Large District 11 West Circuit Court judicial race against sitting Judge Jodi Dennis because she disqualified him from a case five years ago.
Charles Edward Jones III, a ninth-grader at Watson Chapel Junior High School, was remembered Tuesday by the school’s student body, faculty, friends and family members as they gathered on the school’s campus for a memorial balloon release.
The Pine Bluff Regional Chamber of Commerce will hold Business Expo 2014 on
The following are tributes to Charles Edward Jones III from our readers. Send yours to email@example.com or post them on our Facebook page. Jones was killed in a hit-and-run traffic accident Friday.
Pine Bluff police are continuing their investigation into the Monday afternoon robbery of the Bank of Star City at 3100 Camden Road but as of late Tuesday had made no arrests.