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The Valentine’s Party - Part II - Anticipation running high

Jan 30, 2015 6:01am

Editor’s Note: Brenda Miles, an award-winning columnist from Hot Springs Village, has written a four-part serial about Valentine’s. Part III will appear in next weekend’s newspaper.

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Digest for 01-30-15

Jan 29, 2015 11:01pm


Pickett leads Lady Jacks in overtime

WARREN — Shamiqua Pickett scored 25 points to lead the Warren Lady Lumberjacks to a 46-42 overtime win against the Hamburg Lady Lions....


UAM women bounce back against Ouachita Baptist

Jan 29, 2015 11:01pm

MONTICELLO — The Arkansas-Monticello Cotton Blossoms bounced back from a road loss to No. 23 Harding in a 73-52 home win against the Ouachita Baptist Lady Tigers inside Steelman Field House on...


Grand Slam: Hunter to fund for ballpark’s completion

Jan 29, 2015 11:01pm

LITTLE ROCK — Torii Hunter looked at the college degree he was just presented, paused for a moment and expressed a little disbelief.

“Is this real?” he asked.

University of Arkansas...

Zebras’ Williams commits to SAU

Jan 29, 2015 9:01pm

Pine Bluff senior Jayshon Williams has verbally committed to play football this fall at Southern Arkansas, Zebras head coach Bobby Bolding announced Thursday.

Williams, a cornerback, helped...


House panel endorses bill on executions

Jan 30, 2015 2:01pm

LITTLE ROCK — A House committee gave a “do pass” recommendation Thursday to a bill that would give victims’ families more say in who is allowed to witness executions.

The House Judiciary...

Election commissioners set special White Hall school millage vote

Jan 29, 2015 8:01pm

The Jefferson County Board of Election Commissioners on Thursday night approved the calling of a special election requested by the White Hall School District for April 14, but not until after a...

Ward 1 residents share concerns about crime, litter

Jan 29, 2015 8:01pm

Ward 1 residents shared concerns about crime, litter and blighted properties Thursday during the fourth and final listening tour meeting with elected officials and municipal employees.


Willard Evans

Jan 29, 2015 7:01pm

Willard Evans 102, of Pine Bluff, died Thursday, January 29, 2015. funeral arrangements will be announced by Fuller Hale-South Funeral Services.

Arnold Brann, Jr.

Jan 29, 2015 7:01pm

Arnold Lee Brann, age 59, of Pine Bluff, died Wednesday, January 28, 2015, at Jefferson Regional Medical Center. Mr. Brann was born April 1, 1955, in Dallas, Texas, a son of Mary Frances Andrews...