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Mar 06, 2015 4:03pm

Bill Wiegand took the photo of the Mid-South Music roof that was on the front page of Friday’s edition. The photo credit line was incorrect.

Annual dog show canceled due to participation decline

Mar 06, 2015 3:03pm

The Southeast Arkansas Kennel Club Dog Show was not held this year because of a lack of funding and a decline in entries.

The dog show is a two-day annual event that would have normally...


Saracen walking trail nears competition

Mar 06, 2015 3:03pm

The Lake Saracen walking trail project is about seven-eighths complete, according to organizers.

“The whole project should be finished next year,” Pine Bluff Convention and Visitor’s Bureau...

Dutch group seeking photos for memorial, including soldier from Jefferson County

Mar 06, 2015 2:03pm

A Dutch group planning to honor the sacrifice of American soldiers who died during World War II is seeking photos to include on their Walls of the Missing, including the photo of a Jefferson...

Church news 3-6-15

Mar 06, 2015 2:03pm


New St. Hurricane Missionary Baptist Church, 3319 Ohio St., will celebrate the first anniversary of the pastor and wife, the Rev. Derick L. Easter and Keely Easter,...


Sheriff’s deputies arrest two in alleged burglary, child welfare concern

Mar 05, 2015 10:03pm

A Jefferson County man and woman were arrested Wednesday afternoon following two separate incidents, including a burglary.

Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office Maj. Lafayette Woods Jr. said in...

Blossoms make third time the charm

Mar 05, 2015 10:03pm

BARTLESVILLE, Okla. — The Arkansas-Monticello Cotton Blossoms had lost the previous two meetings to the East Central Tigers but on Thursday night, the story would change.

Inside Bruin...

Westerman pushing federal pension cut

Mar 05, 2015 10:03pm

WASHINGTON — As a freshman member of Congress, U.S. Rep. Bruce Westerman has gone largely unnoticed by the unions that represent federal employees but that is about to change.

Westerman, R-...

Retired colonel joins Boozman staff

Mar 05, 2015 10:03pm

WASHINGTON — Retired Arkansas National Guard Col. Anita Deason has joined U.S. Sen. John Boozman’s staff in Little Rock as an adviser on military and veterans’ issues.

Deason, a Conway...

Hutchinson appoints 32 to state boards and commissions

Mar 05, 2015 10:03pm

LITTLE ROCK — Gov. Asa Hutchinson on Thursday named 32 people to state boards and commissions.

Appointed are:

—Janet Moore, Hot Springs, to chair the Alcoholic Beverage Control Board...