Sometimes it seems that people fear they will not reach their maximal life span without the benefit of a baby aspirin every day, but aspirin carries some real risks, which can exceed the presumed benefit in many older people. (I don’t take it; and later I’ll give you an Internet site to consult that will tell you if you are better off taking or not taking this venerable drug.) Because aspirin is available over the counter, people may take it without medical supervision or continue long after the risk of bleeding exceeds the potential benefit.
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While surveillance video is common in business establishments, particularly banks and convenience stores, it’s only in the past few years that it has become more of an item in residential neighborhoods.
Drew County sheriff’s deputies are searching for a man and woman suspected of setting fire to an apartment in Drew County.
No one was injured when a historical downtown building partially collapsed Friday afternoon and city staff will be working through the weekend to ensure the area is safe enough to re-open the area to traffic.
Parks and Recreation Department Director April Layher said that new restrooms are now open at two city parks and that they will be outfitted with automatic locks.
Mittens is the Pine Bluff Animal Control Pet of the Week.
Friday marked the first day that nonpartisan candidates for municipal office could file with the Jefferson County Clerk’s Office and a number of them did just that.
The Taco Bell restaurant at 2712 S. Olive St. is closed temporarily for renovations to upgrade the facility to a newer and more modern image, a spokeswoman said Friday.
The roads that were repaired by the Jefferson County Road Department were as follows:
As sexual assaults on college campuses become an item of national conversation, officials at Southeast Arkansas universities and colleges say they have prevention, education and counseling services in place.