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Rollover accident

Nov 19, 2014 2:11pm

An Arkansas State Police trooper investigates a one-vehicle accident Wednesday afternoon on U.S. 270 near Stokes Road. The driver of the vehicle was not injured. He said he dozed off briefly,...

Jefferson County Master Gardeners to host Christmas luncheon

Nov 19, 2014 1:11pm

The Jefferson County Master Gardeners will host the annual Christmas potluck luncheon at the monthly meeting at 9:30 a.m. Dec. 1 at the Waterfront Facility Building in Pine Bluff/Jefferson County...


Cash-only bond set for sex offender on change-of-address allegation

Nov 19, 2014 1:11pm

A $10,000 cash-only bond was set Wednesday for a registered sex offender who allegedly failed to report a change of address to authorities, as required by law.

Jefferson County District...

Local churches announce dates for free Thanksgiving dinner

Nov 19, 2014 12:11pm

The following churches have announced they will serve Thanksgiving meals to those in need.

• College Heights Church of Christ, 1313 N. Magnolia, will sponsor a Thanksgiving meal beginning...


Arkansas Department of Education warns Pine Bluff School to prevent fiscal distress

Nov 19, 2014 12:11pm

The Arkansas Department of Education warned the Pine Bluff School District of indicators that could lead to fiscal distress, school officials acknowledged at a meeting Tuesday.


Mason Temple to give away items Saturday

Nov 19, 2014 11:11am

Mason Temple Church of God in Christ at Altheimer will give away items such as furniture, appliances, clothes and toys. The event will be held from 7 to 11 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 22.

Brittni Briant

Nov 19, 2014 6:11am

MONTICELLO - Brittni Nicole Minchew Briant, 25 of Monticello passed away Friday, November 14, 2014 at her home in Montongo. She was born March 16, 1989 in Drew County to Carla Sullivan and Wes...

Hardy McKinstry

Nov 19, 2014 6:11am

BANKS - Hardy L. McKinstry, age 79 of Banks, formerly of Wilmar, went to be with his Lord Monday, November 17, 2014 at his home in Banks after a battle with lung cancer. He was born March 11, 1935...

Mamie Rainer

Nov 19, 2014 6:11am

STAR CITY - Mamie Alice Rainer, 74 of Star City died Sunday. She was born September 24, 1940 in Webber Falls, OK to the late William James and Bertha Dale Clairday Worley.

Survivors include...

Ora Langford

Nov 19, 2014 6:11am

RISON - Mrs. Ora Lee Langford, 62, of Rison passed MOnday, November 17, 2014. Funeral arrangements will be announced by Brown Funeral Home of Pine Bluff.