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Central Park residents to meet Tuesday

May 01, 2015 2:05pm

The Central Park Neighborhood Watch Group will meet at 6 p.m. Tuesday, May 5, at Immanuel Baptist Church, 16th Avenue and Hickory Street.

All residents are welcome to attend and help plan a...


Crossett adds to Lady Lions’ local-heavy class

May 01, 2015 8:05pm

Sydney Crossett had her college plan set: Go to Central Arkansas and focus on academics.

Then Arkansas-Pine Bluff’s softball program came calling.

“I just wanted to do it,” Crossett...

What is salvation?

May 01, 2015 11:05am

Salvation is a rescue operation. When God made humans, he made them “in his own image,” which includes intelligence, creativity and power over creation.

The first humans’ disobedience...

Church news 5-1-15

May 01, 2015 10:05am


New Fellowship Baptist Church, 17th Avenue and Cypress Street, will celebrate the seventh anniversary of the pastor and wife, the Rev. Thirland and Helen McKissic, at...

Preps Roundup: SC pitches shutout to cap regular season

Apr 30, 2015 11:04pm

CROSSETT — The third straight 8-4A Conference championship season for Star City baseball is in the books.

The Bulldogs scored half of their runs in the second inning and held Crossett to...

Digest 05-01-15

Apr 30, 2015 11:04pm


Cardinals beat Phillies to win series

ST. LOUIS — Matt Adams had three hits, including a two-run homer, and finished with three RBI to lead the St. Louis Cardinals to a 9-3...

Blossoms eliminated from GAC tournament

Apr 30, 2015 10:04pm

BENTONVILLE — Two close defeats in one day ended Arkansas-Monticello’s softball season.

UAM could not come all the way back from a 6-0 hole in an elimination game Thursday, as Southern...


Dandy Dozen: Graves rings up 12 as White Hall sweeps Watson Chapel

Apr 30, 2015 10:04pm

WHITE HALL — When White Hall pitcher Lauren Graves gets run support, one might as well chalk up a Lady Bulldogs victory.

“Yeah, I would have liked to have a few more runs,” White Hall coach...

Quenton Huggins

Apr 30, 2015 9:04pm

SAN MARCOS, TEXAS - Mr. Quenton “Polo Don” Huggins 24, of San Marcos, Texas formerly of Pine Bluff, received his wings on April 25, 2015. He was born June 28, 1990.

Quenton graduated in...

Johnnie Ponder

Apr 30, 2015 9:04pm

WHITE HALL - Johnnie L. Ponder, 65, of White Hall passed away Wednesday, April 29, 2015.

He was born January 14, 1950 in Hope, Arkansas to the late Loyd and Annie Ruth Peavey Ponder. He was...