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Pee-wee Lil’ Angels win CYFL Super Bowl

Nov 20, 2014 8:11pm

The Lil’ Angels Baby Pee-Wee team won the Continental Youth Football League Super Bowl against the Sigmas last Saturday at Pine Bluff High School.

The Lil’ Angels also were honored as co-...

Dollarway will not seek amnesty from SEC on financial report

Nov 20, 2014 8:11pm

The Dollarway School Board will not seek amnesty from the Securities and Exchange Commission related to annual financial reports that were reportedly one day late on two occasions over the past...

Federal judge hears arguments in same-sex marriage case

Nov 20, 2014 8:11pm

LITTLE ROCK — Lawyers for a group of same-sex Arkansas couples asked a federal judge Thursday to strike down the state’s ban on same-sex marriage and immediately begin allowing such marriages to...

Court: Western Arkansas districts can’t intervene in school funding case

Nov 20, 2014 8:11pm

LITTLE ROCK — A group of western Arkansas school districts cannot intervene in a lawsuit over the state’s system of funding public schools, the state Supreme Court said Thursday.

The state’...

General election results certified

Nov 20, 2014 8:11pm

LITTLE ROCK — Secretary of State Mark Martin said Thursday the results of the Nov. 4 general election have been certified.

Martin said 1.7 million registered Arkansas voters cast ballots in...

Preps Roundup: Star City headed back north

Nov 20, 2014 9:11pm

Star City head coach Jett Furneaux said last week’s 41­-30 upset win over No. 1 Newport was a step closer to the 4A championship and hopes the Bulldogs can carry the momentum into next week.


Delta Regional Authority to invest $1.4 million in Arkansas projects

Nov 20, 2014 8:11pm

LITTLE ROCK — The Delta Regional Authority will invest $1.4 million in eight projects aimed at boosting economic development in rural parts of Arkansas, DRA officials announced Thursday.


ADEQ launches mobile app for reporting hazards

Nov 20, 2014 8:11pm

LITTLE ROCK — The Arkansas Department of Environmental Quality on Thursday launched a mobile application the agency said will allow users anywhere in the state to report environmental hazards...

City council committee recommends tractor/mower purchase for airport

Nov 20, 2014 7:11pm

The Pine Bluff City Council Traffic and Aviation Committee is recommending approval of a one-time capital expenditure of $45,000 for the purchase of a tractor and mower attachment for the airport...

Planters Fire

Nov 20, 2014 10:11pm

Pine Bluff Fire & Emergency Service firefighters work a fire Thursday at Planters Cotton Oil Mill Inc., with Pine Bluff Police Department and EASI Ambulance Service staff on standby.