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Kappa Omicron Nu Honor Society inducts 3

Apr 24, 2015 4:04pm

The Department of Human Sciences at the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff recently inducted three new members into the Kappa Omicron Nu National Honor Society. They are seniors, from left,...


Homeless man inspires those who try to help him

Apr 24, 2015 4:04pm

The Rev. Larry Kirklin spotted Michael Simmons about 10 days ago, standing next to an abandoned commercial building across the parking lot from the Red Barn on Belmont Street.

Kirklin, who...

McGehee School Board to meet

Apr 24, 2015 4:04pm

The McGehee School Board will meet at 5 p.m. Tuesday, April 28, at the high school library.

The agenda includes the financial statement, school calendar for 2015-2016 and discussions on...

Making new hires live in PB is stupid

Apr 24, 2015 3:04pm

Editor, The Commercial:

I haven’t heard of anything so stupid in my life where members of the city council have voted that people who get hired must live here!

First of all, all the...

Difference between military retiree and veterans

Apr 24, 2015 3:04pm

Editor, The Commercial:

The issue of stolen valor resonates throughout the military community and to some degree within the veteran’s community. The difference between a military retiree...

Our beliefs determine our actions

Apr 24, 2015 3:04pm

Editor, The Commercial:

One of the things I enjoy reading is your editorial page. I especially enjoyed Mr. Brawner’s commentary called “Protect freedom, not enforce belief.”


2 SEA residents join Phi Kappa Phi

Apr 24, 2015 3:04pm

The honor society of Phi Kappa Phi announced that two Southeast Arkansas residents were recently inducted.

• Emily Stell of Monticello was initiated at the University of Louisiana at Monroe...

UAM small business project announces events

Apr 24, 2015 3:04pm

The University of Arkansas at Monticello’s Small Business and Technology Development Center will host two events.

Empowering Women in Business will be held at the University of Arkansas at...

Pine Bluff Art League to host student artist reception Sunday

Apr 24, 2015 2:04pm

The Pine Bluff Art League will host a reception from 2-4 p.m. Sunday at the Donald W. Reynolds Community Services Building honoring area junior high school students who participated in the Top of...

TOPPS to host summer camp

Apr 24, 2015 2:04pm

TOPPS is taking applications for its 2015 Challenge Adventure Summer Camp for ages 7- 14.

The camp will be open June 8 through Aug. 7, from 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Monday through Friday (...