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Four council members leave in protest of Brumett; high school senior asks leaders to rise above differences

Apr 20, 2015 9:04pm

Several Pine Bluff City Council members walked out of Monday’s meeting before considering any proposed ordinances or resolutions in a gesture of protest against Alderman Bill Brumett.



Runners attack Stardaze 5K course

Apr 20, 2015 6:04pm

STAR CITY — Wes Minchew of Wilmar turned in the fastest time in the Stardaze 5K at Cane Creek State Park on Saturday morning.

Minchew ran the course in 30 minutes flat for the adult men’s...

White Hall police reports

Apr 20, 2015 5:04pm

On April 13 at 10:30 a.m., Officer Brian Hornsby was dispatched to the White Hall Police Department, where Shay D. Wilson turned himself in on a warrant from White Hall District Court for failure...

Aldermen overturn 1 firing, 2 suspensions

Apr 20, 2015 5:04pm

The Pine Bluff City Council Administration Committee overturned one city employee’s termination Monday and two city employees’ suspensions.

Aldermen George Stepps, Thelma Walker and Glen...

UAM to continue military courses

Apr 20, 2015 5:04pm

The University of Arkansas at Monticello will continue offering its students a minor in military science and a minor in leadership with the option of participating in ROTC, according to Interim...

Relay For Life Dinner set

Apr 20, 2015 5:04pm

The Jefferson County annual Relay For Life dinner will be 6-8 p.m. Thursday, April 23, at the Good Faith-Carr Methodist Church, 3703 Ryburn Road. The doors will open at 5:45 p.m. for registration...

McGehee highway work to begin April 27

Apr 20, 2015 5:04pm

Lane closures in McGehee will be required as crews resurface U.S. Highway 278 between Pine and Holly streets, according to the Arkansas State Highway and Transportation Department.


Little Rock Purple Heart recipients to get other Army benefits

Apr 20, 2015 5:04pm

WASHINGTON — Two Arkansas soldiers receiving Purple Heart medals nearly six years after being shot outside a Little Rock recruiting center may also receive medical and financial benefits from the...


Brumett Rally

Apr 20, 2015 5:04pm

Pine Bluff Alderman Bill Brumett, left, and Sheridan resident Amy White took part in a rally Monday in the parking lot of the civic center complex. Brumett and White pleaded for racial harmony in...


Students sing, dance into audience’s hearts at Choir Happening

Apr 20, 2015 5:04pm

The songs of decades past could be heard coming from the Pine Bluff Convention Center on Saturday as White Hall High School had its Choir Happening concert.

The theme for the annual Choir...