A proposal to rezone a portion of land on the west side of Pine Bluff to construct an adult daycare center and gated housing community won approval from the Pine Bluff Planning Commission Tuesday with Chairman Lou Taylor saying “you’ve knocked it out of the park.”
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Pine Bluff Branch (National Association of University Women) will have their annual Scholarship Brunch & Fashion Show on Saturday, December 12 from 10 am-1 pm at New Morning Star Baptist Church Family Life Center, 1026 Missouri St. For information contact Mary Liddell at 870-643-2383 or send an email to email@example.com
Zeta Phi Beta Sorority will host their annual Little Miss Greek Pageant at First United Methodist Church on Saturday, December 5 at 7:00 pm, please contact Mary Liddell to purchase tickets at 870.643.2383 or send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org
The union of the late Herbert and Marether Herts resulted in an appreciation and support for Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU). Although neither of them attended UAPB, they both came from small towns in the South and understood the importance of being able to extend an opportunity to those that came behind them. Having passed away in 1992 and 2013 respectively, their estate bequeathed $207,643.95 to the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff to establish the Herbert, Marether, and George Herts Scholarship.
The Jefferson Regional Medical Center School of Nursing will host an open house on Tuesday, Dec. 1st to provide tours of the facility and visit with prospective students.
Five ways to have fun this weekend.
Editor’s Note: This is the first in a series of articles updating what’s new in communities in Southeast Arkansas.
Although the holiday season is supposed to be the most wonderful time of the year, law enforcement officers want to remind people that it may also be the most dangerous time of year.
Winners in the second annual “Beauty in the Bluff” fall photo contest sponsored by Pine Bluff Mayor Debe Hollingsworth’s office have been announced, and Hollingsworth said she was “ecstatic” about the entries.
A proposed city ordinance that would establish definitions for hotels and motels in Pine Bluff and establish penalties for violations was sent back to the Pine Bluff city attorney Tuesday by the Pine Bluff Planning Commission.