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Incoming state treasurer taking job applications

Nov 18, 2014 7:11pm

LITTLE ROCK — State Treasurer-elect Dennis Milligan said Tuesday that people who are interest in applying for jobs in the treasurer’s office can do so by email or mail.

Milligan said...


Zebras hoping bye week helps

Nov 18, 2014 9:11pm

Unlike last year when Pine Bluff spent the first week of the playoffs preparing to face a winless Little Rock Hall squad, the Zebras had a bye week after finishing second in the 6A-South.


Legislative panel rejects senator’s motion to boost pre-K funding

Nov 18, 2014 7:11pm

LITTLE ROCK — A legislative panel on Tuesday rejected a state senator’s motion to approve appropriating an additional $16 million for Arkansas’ early childhood education program.

Sen. Joyce...


No quit in him: Weeks after losing son, UAPB offensive coordinator has not missed a beat

Nov 18, 2014 9:11pm

Anthony Jones called this year the toughest of his life — “by far.”

Things haven’t always gone to plan in his first year as Arkansas-Pine Bluff’s offensive coordinator. The Golden Lions...

Site streams Zebra games live

Nov 18, 2014 7:11pm

Those who aren’t able to make it to Pine Bluff High School sporting events have a new way of keeping up with the Zebras.

Reginal Moss and Pine Bluff High have partnered with the NFHS (...


Ted Cruz rallies against Marketplace Fairness Act

Nov 18, 2014 7:11pm

WASHINGTON — Calling it an assault on freedom and the little guy, U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, voiced strong opposition Tuesday to Congress considering legislation to require most Internet...

Council committee recommends condemnation of Trice building

Nov 18, 2014 7:11pm

The Pine Bluff City Council Development and Planning Committee voted Tuesday to recommend that the full council vote to condemn a partially collapsed downtown building, despite the protests of its...


Simmons mergers approved by shareholders

Nov 18, 2014 8:11pm

Simmons First National Corp. announced Tuesday that its shareholders approved the mergers of Community First Bancshares Inc. and Liberty Bancshares Inc. into Simmons at a special shareholders...

Keystone XL Pipeline fails in Senate

Nov 18, 2014 6:11pm

WASHINGTON — The Senate on Tuesday failed to approve legislation to permit construction of the long-delayed Keystone XL pipeline.

The bill fell one vote shy of the 60 needed for approval in...

215 Arkansas schools qualify for financial rewards

Nov 19, 2014 4:11pm

LITTLE ROCK — State Department of Education officials said Tuesday that 215 Arkansas public schools have qualified for financial awards under the Arkansas School Recognition and Reward Program....