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Vigil set to honor De’Trick Johnson

Mar 25, 2015 5:03pm

A balloon release and candlelight vigil will be held in honor of De’Trick Johnson at 7 p.m. Saturday, March 28, at the Lake Saracen Pavilion.

Johnson died following an attack by dogs...

White-blossomed pear has dark, thorny invasive side

Mar 25, 2015 5:03pm

LITTLE ROCK — With angelic white blossoms that transform the spring landscape, flamboyant foliage in fall and abilities to tolerate air pollution and resist disease, the Bradford pear became a...


No search Wednesday for man believed to have jumped into river

Mar 25, 2015 5:03pm

Although the Army Corps of Engineers have lifted a small craft warning that had been issued for the Arkansas River, Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office spokesman Maj. Lafayette Woods Jr. said...


Fino Italian Restaurant opens in Pine Bluff

Mar 25, 2015 5:03pm

Fino Italian Restaurant opened for business on Monday and owner Johnny Drazhi said he is hiring employees to accommodate an influx of customers.

Drazhi said he is pleasantly surprised by...

Preps Roundup: Baugh’s slam leads WH to win

Mar 25, 2015 4:03pm

WHITE HALL — Kirk Baugh socked a grand slam and White Hall cruised to a 10-0 win over Hamburg on Wednesday afternoon.

Baugh’s second-inning blast came with the Bulldogs (4-1) ahead just 1-0...

Correction for 03-25-15

Mar 25, 2015 4:03pm

Due to incorrect information on the SWAC’s website, the conference record for Arkansas-Pine Bluff’s baseball team was incorrectly reported in a story published in Wednesday’s edition. The Golden...

CNN VIDEO: Bowe Bergdahl to be charged with desertion

Mar 25, 2015 3:03pm

Sergeant Bowe Bergdahl will be charged with desertion and misbehavior before the enemy, according to his attorney

CNN VIDEO: 15 months: 24 plane crashes

Mar 25, 2015 2:03pm

There have been 24 fatal plane crashes involving more than 14 passengers since January 2014, according to the Aviation Safety Network.


Jefferson County Clerk Patricia Johnson arrested on forgery, theft allegations

Mar 25, 2015 5:03pm

Jefferson County Clerk Patricia R. Johnson was arrested Wednesday afternoon on multiple charges stemming from an investigation by the Arkansas State Police that began last year.


Detrick Johnson

Mar 25, 2015 6:03am

Mr. Detrick O’Mar Johnson, 36, of Pine Bluff passed March 21, 2015, Funeral arrangements will be announced by Brown Funeral Home of Pine Bluff.