The Rotary Clubs have announced upcoming programs.
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The Pine Bluff Area Transportation Study Policy Committee will meet at 2 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 2, in the mayor’s conference room at city hall.
A senior State Department official tells CNN the deadline may have to be extended. Nic Robertson reports.
They will decide whether to indict officer Darren Wilson in the shooting death of Michael Brown.
Pine Bluff School Board will hold a special called meeting at 5:15 p.m. today, Nov. 24, in the district’s administrative boardroom, 512 S. Pine St.
The U.S. Postal Service began delivering packages seven days a week Sunday, Nov. 23, and will continue through Christmas Day to Pine Bluff, White Hall and many larger cities in Arkansas due to increased volume.
The Blue & You Foundation for a Healthier Arkansas recently awarded $2.7 million in grants to 35 health improvement programs in Arkansas. The 2015 grants included these Southeast Arkansas projects:
Thanksgiving Day tops the charts as one of the peak days for home cooking fires. Cooking is the leading cause of fires and fire related injuries across the country. Deep fryer fires result in more than $15 million in property damage each year in the United States, according to the National Fire Protection Association. Cooking fires are easily preventable.
Expenses continue to grow as 2015 city budget negotiations continue, meaning the Pine Bluff City Council may have to make some last-minute cuts or reduce its annual contribution to the reserve fund in order to balance the budget.
Editor’s note: Championship games were not completed at the time of the original posting of this article.