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First Electrics asks public to help stop copper thefts

Jan 26, 2015 3:01pm

Copper thieves increasingly are targeting First Electric Cooperative’s system in Arkansas, Jefferson, Lonoke and Prairie counties, according to a news release.

First Electric requests...


Bond set in alleged drug incident

Jan 26, 2015 3:01pm

A $10,000 bond was set Monday for a man who allegedly had drugs in his possession after police stopped him in connection with a shoplifting incident.

Ira Jones, 23, allegedly had a bottle...

Police investigate suspicious death

Jan 26, 2015 5:01pm

Pine Bluff police are investigating the death of a man whose body was found in a parked van Monday morning.

Jefferson County Coroner Chad Kelley identified the man as Bobby Eugene Jacobs,...


Woman arrested after allegedly attacking nurse at hospital

Jan 26, 2015 2:01pm

A nurse in the Jefferson Regional Medical Center Emergency Room was injured when she was attacked by a woman that was brought in by ambulance.

Jeneice Kinlaw, 23, allegedly attacked the...

Tributes from readers about Coach Charlie Vereen

Jan 26, 2015 2:01pm

“Coach Vereen was a wonderful teacher. He was a kind man. I will never forget him. He never forgot who his students were. I’ve been out of school since ‘92 and he would come to my place of...

County Democratic committee to meet

Jan 26, 2015 2:01pm

The Jefferson County Democratic Central Committee will hold its regular public monthly meeting at 6 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 28, at the Lil Steak House, 2221 S. Olive St., Suite J, Pine Bluff.

White Hall police reports

Jan 26, 2015 2:01pm

On Jan. 16, Officer Robert Rogers was notified that the Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office had Crystal Marroquin, 30, of Pine Bluff in custody on a warrant from White Hall District Court for failure...

Mary Terry

Jan 24, 2015 11:01pm

BLYTHEVILLE - Mary Virginia Terry, age 88, of Blytheville, died Thursday, January 22, 2015 in Pine Bluff after a long struggle with Alzheimer’s Disease.

She was born April 27, 1926 in...

Sherry Shropshire

Jan 24, 2015 11:01pm

GOULD - Sherry Lynn Shropshire, 39 of Gould passed away January 23, 2015. Sherry was born October 11, 1975 in Fort Worth, Texas. She was a homemaker and Southern Baptist.

Survivors are her...

Jimmy Leopard

Jan 24, 2015 11:01pm

WHITE HALL - Jimmy “J.L” Leopard age 82 of White Hall went to be with the Lord Friday, January 23, 2015. He was a preceded in death by his wife, Carolyn Sue Leopard and sister, Louise Beck.