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Maelyven Fells

May 26, 2015 10:05pm

DUMAS — Mrs. Maelyven Fells, 87, of Dumas died Sunday, May 24, 2015, at Arkansas Children’s Hospital in Little Rock.

Arrangements will be announced by Brown Funeral Home of Dumas.

Jerry Skagfjord

May 26, 2015 10:05pm

Jerry Skagfjord, 68, of Pine Bluff died Monday, May 25, 2015.

Arrangements will be announced by Fuller Hale-South Funeral Services.

Brenda Jones

May 26, 2015 10:05pm

Mrs. Brenda A. Jones, 57, of Pine Bluff passed Thursday, May 21, 2015.

Funeral arrangements will be announced by Brown Funeral Home of Pine Bluff.

Esther Duncan

May 26, 2015 10:05pm

Esther Louise Taylor Duncan passed away Saturday, May 23, 2015, at the age of 86.

She was born Sept. 9, 1928, in Franklin Parrish, La., the daughter of the late Auther Edgar Taylor and Mary...

Digest for 05-27-15

May 26, 2015 10:05pm


UAM summer baseball camps set

MONTICELLO — Two baseball camps for the summer break at the University of Arkansas at Monticello have been set.

A one-day prospect camp...

Delta Caucus hears from governor, presidential campaigns

May 26, 2015 9:05pm

LITTLE ROCK — On the same day that the special legislative session got underway, the Delta Grassroots Caucus held opening events Tuesday for its annual Delta Conference at the state Capitol.


Arkansas Legislature convenes for special session

May 26, 2015 9:05pm

LITTLE ROCK — Gov. Asa Hutchinson’s proposed $87.1 million bond issue for an economic-development project in southern Arkansas sailed through House and Senate committees Tuesday, the opening day...

Townsend Park water heater broken; board looks to fixes

May 26, 2015 8:05pm

The Dollarway School Board voted Tuesday to accept a $13,723 bid by White Hall-based Roberts Plumbing to fix the hot water heater in the cafeteria at Townsend Park Elementary.


Traffic at standstill on major Arkansas rivers

May 26, 2015 8:05pm

Four of Arkansas’ five navigable rivers are closed to commercial and recreation traffic as the Army Corps of Engineers continues to manage flood waters throughout the region.

Due to the...

UAPB student to study in China

May 26, 2015 8:05pm

Precious Taylor, a senior regulatory science and agriculture major at the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff, received the Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship to study abroad.