A Pine Bluff man was killed in a one-vehicle accident Saturday morning in Grant County.
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LITTLE ROCK — Arkansas is receiving a steady stream of visits from presidential hopefuls in advance of the 2016 elections, but opinions differ on the reasons behind the state’s heightened visibility to candidates.
Eight of the 10 candidates seeking election to the Pine Bluff and Dollarway school boards got a chance to talk about their candidacies Tuesday and each said they believe students in the district are not getting the best education they could.
LITTLE ROCK — A 2013 Arkansas law allows a person to openly carry a handgun as long as he or she does so without intent to use it unlawfully against another person and does not violate any other gun law, Attorney General Leslie Rutledge said in an opinion Friday.
How to start a food processing business will be explained during workshops at Pine Bluff and two other cities in October. The sessions are being presented by the Arkansas Food Innovation Center, which assists entrepreneurs with processing value-added food products.
Jefferson County Republican Committee Chairman Peter Smykla announced filing fees for county and Pine Bluff municipal offices for the March 1 Republican Preferential Primary Election.
The Central Park Neighborhood Watch Group will meet at 6 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 1, at Immanuel Baptist Church, 16th Avenue and Hickory Street. All residents are urged to attend.
LITTLE ROCK — Former Democratic state treasurer Martha Shoffner was sentenced in federal court Friday to two-and-a-half years in prison for multiple counts of extortion and bribery.
The White Hall Library announces the following new additions to its collection:
At an office in the bustling garment district of downtown Los Angeles, Carnita Nicole Whimper, a 2010 graduate of the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff, finds fulfillment in a career in corporate fashion.