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Arkansas 14th House District race: Fisher, Bennett vie for seat

Oct 19, 2014 1:10am

Republican candidate Buddy Fisher and Democratic candidate Camille Bennett are vying for the Arkansas House of Representatives District 14 seat, with each having plans for economic growth.


Many races are unopposed this year

Oct 18, 2014 11:10am

There are many political races coming up, but there are more than 60 people running unopposed in Jefferson County.

This is the list of politicians running unopposed is:


Five ballot questions going to voters

Oct 18, 2014 11:10am

LITTLE ROCK — Five ballot questions, some of them the subjects of legal challenges, will be on the ballot as early voting begins Monday for the Nov. 4 general election.

The measures are:...

Seven races for constitutional offices on ballot

Oct 18, 2014 11:10am

LITTLE ROCK — Races for all seven of Arkansas’ constitutional offices will be on the general election ballot as early voting begins Monday for the Nov. 4 election — and deciding who will fill the...

Jefferson County Republican Women hold monthly meeting

Oct 18, 2014 11:10am

The Jefferson County Republican Women recently held their monthly meeting at the Pine Bluff Country Club.

Speakers included Stacy DeJarnette and Alderman Wayne Easterly. DeJarnette...

PB Musical Coterie to begin 2014-2015 season

Oct 18, 2014 11:10am

The Pine Bluff Musical Coterie will begin its 2014-2015 season at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 21 with a potluck supper at Summit Church, 901 Ridgway Road.

Following the business meeting and...


Hotel Pines to be featured in new photo/video exhibit

Oct 18, 2014 11:10am

Special to The Commercial

The past splendor and current decay of the historic Hotel Pines in downtown Pine Bluff are artistically documented in an exhibit of current photo and video images...

Redfield candidates talk economic development, loss of middle school

Oct 18, 2014 11:10am

The two men battling for the Redfield mayoral seat being vacated by Tony Lawhon cite the need for economic development as a motivating factor in their decision to run.

Harmon Carter said...

Campaign finance reports show political spending

Oct 18, 2014 11:10am

The following list reflects the cumulative figures through Sept. 30, unless otherwise noted, of the campaign finance reports filed by candidates running for state and local offices, according to...


U.S. Senate candidates Pryor, Cotton, Swaney, LaFrance on the issues

Oct 18, 2014 11:10am

WASHINGTON — The U.S. Senate race in Arkansas has been among the most expensive and hotly contested in the nation with the two major party candidates and their supporters spending more than $42.6...