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Apr 20, 2015 4:04pm

An article published Saturday, April 11, about the Watson Chapel School Board selecting its next superintendent omitted the name of Watson Chapel School Board member Donnie Hartsfield. He was...


Police arrest man on drug, gun charges

Apr 20, 2015 6:04pm

A report that a Pine Bluff man had a gun in his possession while trying to go into a nightclub Sunday morning at 4 a.m. led to the man’s arrest on drug and weapons charges.

Ryan Patterson,...

St. Mary Catholic School in Lake Village to close

Apr 20, 2015 4:04pm

St. Mary Catholic School, a school with grades PK-5 in Lake Village, will close at the end of the school year.

In consultation with Bishop Anthony B. Taylor, Superintendent Vernell Bowen...


UAPB alumni president to speak at convocation

Apr 20, 2015 4:04pm

Tammie Hall, president of the UAPB/AM&N National Alumni Association, will give the keynote address for the Founders and Honors Convocation at the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff.


WH church plans walk May 2

Apr 20, 2015 4:04pm

White Hall United Methodist Church, 300 Church St., will host its second annual Caleb’s Climb, a one-mile walk for mental health awareness.

The event will begin at 9:30 a.m. Saturday, May 2...

GOP announces meeting

Apr 20, 2015 4:04pm

The Jefferson County Republican County Committee will meet at 6 p.m. Thursday, April 23, at Larry’s Pizza in White Hall.

The agenda will include the Lincoln-Reagan dinner wrap-up and...

Housing board to meet April 22

Apr 20, 2015 3:04pm

The Pine Bluff Housing Authority Board will meet at noon Wednesday, April 22, at the authority’s office, 2503 Belle Meade Drive.


Bond set for felon who allegedly threatened with gun

Apr 20, 2015 3:04pm

A $10,000 bond was set Monday for a Pine Bluff man who is a convicted felon and was allegedly in possession of a handgun during a domestic altercation Saturday.

Pine Bluff District Judge...

CNN VIDEO: U.S. Navy tests new submarine-hunting drone ship

Apr 20, 2015 3:04pm

The U.S. Navy is developing an unmanned drone ship to track enemy submarines to limit their tactical capacity for surprise. CNN’s Thom Patterson reports.

CNN VIDEO: FBI admits to decades of flawed testimony

Apr 20, 2015 3:04pm

A report says the FBI’s hair comparison unit routinely gave flawed forensic testimony that favored prosecutors. The Washington Post’s Spencer Hsu broke the story.