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WH church sets fish fry fundraiser

Apr 27, 2015 2:04pm

White Hall United Methodist Church, 300 Church St., will hold its fish fry fundraiser from 4:30-7 p.m. Friday, May 1.

Meals are $12 for adults and $6 for children. Dinners will include fish...


Optimist Club sets youth banquet for Wednesday

Apr 27, 2015 2:04pm

The Optimist Club of Pine Bluff will host its youth appreciation banquet at noon Wednesday at Harbor Oaks Restaurant.

The speaker will be District 17 state Rep. Vivian Flowers, Democrat, of...


Body recovered in Arkansas River identified as Simmons

Apr 27, 2015 4:04pm

Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office deputies recovered a body Sunday of a Pine Bluff man who apparently jumped from a bridge on U.S. 79 North on March 21.

The body was identified as Corey...

UAPB sweeps Sunday, now plays waiting game

Apr 27, 2015 9:04pm

Arkansas-Pine Bluff pitcher Humberto Medina walked home after his disappointing outing in Saturday’s 11-5 loss to Grambling State.

“I had a long walk to clear my head and get rid of it all...

Digest for 04-26-15

Apr 25, 2015 11:04pm


UAPB softball drops series opener to TSU

Arkansas-Pine Bluff forced an early pitching change out of Texas Southern but reliever Sammantha Jimenez tossed 4 1/3 innings of no-hit...

Arkansas wins fifth straight SEC series

Apr 25, 2015 10:04pm

FAYETTEVILLE — Dominic Taccolini needed Saturday. He needed it about as much as Arkansas needed a team win. The sophomore right-hander was bad his last two times out, giving up 14 earned runs over...


The pressure is on: After Saturday split, Lions and Tigers fighting different battles

Apr 25, 2015 10:04pm

Perhaps the doubleheader on Saturday foretold what this series means to both teams.

Basically speaking, both teams have a lot to play for.

For Arkansas-Pine Bluff, it’s trying to...

Weevils out of contention for GAC tournament

Apr 25, 2015 10:04pm

MAGNOLIA — The Arkansas-Monticello baseball team rallied from an early deficit to force a tie in the eighth inning, but Southern Arkansas scored one in the bottom of the eighth and held on to beat...

Black Gold: Offense starts hot, but defense rules second half of Lions’ spring game

Apr 25, 2015 8:04pm

As far as spring games are concerned, Arkansas-Pine Bluff had a pretty simple approach: the first-team offense and defense versus the second-team offense and defense with normal scoring rules....

William Russell

Apr 25, 2015 7:04pm

William Andrew Russell, 53, of Pine Bluff died Thursday, April 23, 2015.

Born Sept. 22, 1961, in Nashville, Tenn., he was the son of the late Jessie Andrew Russell and Marie Rouse Reeves....