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Electa Chapter No. 7 takes part in Christmas Parade

Dec 17, 2014 2:12pm

Electa Chapter No. 7, Order of the Eastern Star, participated in the Pine Bluff Christmas Parade on Dec. 6. The parade had the theme “Christmas in the City.” The theme was highlighted on a banner...


DAR chapter learns about “Christmas in the Colonies”

Dec 17, 2014 2:12pm

“Christmas in the Colonies” was presented to the Pine Bluff-John McAlmont Chapter Daughters of the American Revolution, which met recently at the Pine Bluff Country Club.

The Rev. Pam Estes...


Omega Psi Phi Fraternity honors citizen achievements

Dec 17, 2014 2:12pm

The Tau Phi Graduate Chapter and Tau Sigma Undergraduate Chapter of Omega Psi Phi Fraternity Inc. recently honored local citizens during its annual Achievement Week Banquet. The theme for this...


Dec 17, 2014 2:12pm

In the Tuesday edition of The Commercial, the contact telephone number for the AARP Smart Driver Safety Program to be held Saturday was listed incorrectly. The correct number is (870) 247-4898....

Eugenia Welch

Dec 17, 2014 6:12am

Mrs. Eugenia Arnold Welch, 90, of Pine Bluff passed Thursday, December 11, 2014. She was born in Lester, Ark. to the late General and Francis (Downs) Arnolds.

Survivors include, Son, James...

Charles Shorey

Dec 17, 2014 6:12am

WOODLAWN - Charles Timothy Shorey, 77, of Woodlawn, went home to be with the Lord on December 13, 2014. He was born August 17, 1937 in Fort Fairfield, ME to Gardner and Theressa Bourgeoius Shorey...

Ozell Robinson, Sr.

Dec 17, 2014 6:12am

DUMAS - Mr. Ozell Robinson, Sr., 64 of Dumas died Monday, December 15, 2014 at Delta Memorial Hospital. He was born May 13, 1950. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by...

Gloria Mead

Dec 17, 2014 6:12am

Gloria Mead, 60, of Pine Bluff, Arkansas passed away December 14, 2014. She was born August 22, 1954 in Manchester, New Hampshire to parents, William, Jr. and Theresa Curtis.

Gloria loved...

Digest for 12-17-14

Dec 16, 2014 11:12pm


Zebras continuing to raise money for championship rings

The Pine Bluff High School football team is seeking donations to help buy state championship rings.



Bryant girls out-gun Watson Chapel

Dec 16, 2014 11:12pm

BRYANT — The Watson Chapel Lady Wildcats knew coming into the game that the 7A Bryant Lady Hornets would be a tough test early in the season.

“I just thought they had a lot more weapons...