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When Obama leaves office, how will GOP justify their election?

Oct 17, 2014 10:10pm

How will GOP

justify election?

Editor, The Commercial:

In due course the courts will tell us what law will allow a person to shoot at law officers as long as he or she is...


Pryor: Obama should do more to address Ebola

Oct 17, 2014 9:10pm

LITTLE ROCK — In a news conference Friday, U.S. Sen. Mark Pryor, D-Ark., called on President Barack Obama to institute a temporary ban on travel to the U.S. from three Ebola-plagued West African...

1st District congressional candidates debate

Oct 17, 2014 8:10pm

CONWAY — Democratic 1st District congressional candidate Jackie McPherson and Republican incumbent U.S. Rep. Rick Crawford tangled during a debate Friday over Crawford’s vote against a bill...


Pet of the Week - Hendrix

Oct 17, 2014 7:10pm

Hendrix is the Pine Bluff Animal Control Pet of the Week.

Hendrix is a male mixed-breed. He is about eight months old. He loves attention and most of all wants a home with people who will...

Jefferson County Road Department and Recycling Report

Oct 17, 2014 7:10pm

The roads that were repaired by the Jefferson County Road Department were as follows:

Oct. 3

— Truck Driver: Hauled SB2 from Little Rock to the Jefferson County Road Department....

Arsenal to fill open jobs

Oct 17, 2014 7:10pm

The Pine Bluff Arsenal is planning to fill 40 positions that are currently vacant within the next few months, Arsenal spokeswoman Cheryl Avery said Thursday.

Avery said the Arsenal was not...


Council will consider trash container requirements

Oct 17, 2014 7:10pm

The Pine Bluff City Council will consider a proposed ordinance Monday that would require residences to use hard-sided trash containers and businesses to use dumpsters for trash.



Firefighters complete annual physical fitness test

Oct 17, 2014 7:10pm

Pine Bluff Fire and Emergency Services personnel spent part of their work day this week dragging hoses, climbing ladders and dragging a heavy load 100 feet — but, unlike usual, nothing was on fire...


Dollarway School District celebrates centennial

Oct 17, 2014 6:10pm

The Dollarway School District is celebrating its 100th anniversary this year, and an organizing committee invites graduates to return for a reunion next month, along with other activities.



Main Street building owner outlines plans for partially collapsed building

Oct 17, 2014 6:10pm

The owner of the partially collapsed building at 620 S. Main St. provided details on Friday about his plans for the former Sahara Temple.

Garland Trice said that the building has been found...