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Arthur Burnham, Jr.

Mar 05, 2015 7:03pm

Mr. Arthur Burnham, Jr., 90, of Pine Bluff passed Thursday, February 26, 2015. He was born in Pine Bluff, Ark. to the late Arthur Burnham, Sr. and Odessa Reed-Burnham.

Survivors include...

After massive win, Lions shift focus to Panthers

Mar 05, 2015 7:03pm

That Arkansas-Pine Bluff’s win over previously unbeaten No. 7 Mississippi State was arguably the Golden Lions’ second biggest win of the past week speaks volumes about how far the program has come...

Hazel Brown

Mar 05, 2015 7:03pm

Mrs. Hazel Brown, 64 of Pine Bluff died Monday, February 28, 2015. She was born November 12, 1950 to the late Wade and Rosie Tucker in Pickens, Ark.

Funeral services are Saturday, March 7,...


Moving Right Along: Razorback women keep NCAA hopes alive

Mar 05, 2015 6:03pm

NORTH LITTLE ROCK — Arkansas beat Ole Miss, 72-61, in the second round of the Southeastern Conference women’s basketball tournament at Verizon Arena on Thursday.

The win puts Arkansas, the...

Mixed-race daughter the future of the family

Mar 05, 2015 5:03pm

Dear Abby,

My husband and I are both Caucasian. Recently, we adopted a beautiful mixed-race baby girl. She’s Vietnamese, African-American and Hispanic.

She is not even 4 months old,...


Roof caves in at Mid-South Music on Main Street

Mar 05, 2015 9:03pm

A partial cave-in to the roof of Mid-South Music Co. in the 400 block of South Main Street was reported Thursday afternoon.

Both Pine Bluff Street Department Manager Rick Rhoden and Pine...

More winter recipes

Mar 05, 2015 5:03pm

Because Old Man Winter has seen fit to give us another round of snow and ice this week, we at The Commercial are once again in the mood for some comfort food a bit ahead of schedule.



Police seeking robbery suspect

Mar 05, 2015 4:03pm

Pine Bluff police are asking for help in identifying and locating a man accused of robbing another man at gunpoint on Feb. 18.

Pine Bluff Police Department spokesman officer Richard Wegner...

White Hall to host Daffodil Society competition

Mar 05, 2015 4:03pm

The Arkansas Daffodil Society will hold its annual competition March 20-22 at the new White Hall Community Center.

Local residents can compete by entering their blooms or photos of their...


Mar 05, 2015 4:03pm

An article published Wednesday about the Pine Bluff School Board of Directors voting to close Oak Park Elementary School and Southeast Middle School incorrectly reported board member Andrea Roaf-...