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Aldermen overturn 1 firing, 2 suspensions

Apr 20, 2015 5:04pm

The Pine Bluff City Council Administration Committee overturned one city employee’s termination Monday and two city employees’ suspensions.

Aldermen George Stepps, Thelma Walker and Glen...

UAM to continue military courses

Apr 20, 2015 5:04pm

The University of Arkansas at Monticello will continue offering its students a minor in military science and a minor in leadership with the option of participating in ROTC, according to Interim...

Relay For Life Dinner set

Apr 20, 2015 5:04pm

The Jefferson County annual Relay For Life dinner will be 6-8 p.m. Thursday, April 23, at the Good Faith-Carr Methodist Church, 3703 Ryburn Road. The doors will open at 5:45 p.m. for registration...

McGehee highway work to begin April 27

Apr 20, 2015 5:04pm

Lane closures in McGehee will be required as crews resurface U.S. Highway 278 between Pine and Holly streets, according to the Arkansas State Highway and Transportation Department.


Little Rock Purple Heart recipients to get other Army benefits

Apr 20, 2015 5:04pm

WASHINGTON — Two Arkansas soldiers receiving Purple Heart medals nearly six years after being shot outside a Little Rock recruiting center may also receive medical and financial benefits from the...


Brumett Rally

Apr 20, 2015 5:04pm

Pine Bluff Alderman Bill Brumett, left, and Sheridan resident Amy White took part in a rally Monday in the parking lot of the civic center complex. Brumett and White pleaded for racial harmony in...


Students sing, dance into audience’s hearts at Choir Happening

Apr 20, 2015 5:04pm

The songs of decades past could be heard coming from the Pine Bluff Convention Center on Saturday as White Hall High School had its Choir Happening concert.

The theme for the annual Choir...


Apr 20, 2015 4:04pm

An article published Saturday, April 11, about the Watson Chapel School Board selecting its next superintendent omitted the name of Watson Chapel School Board member Donnie Hartsfield. He was...


Police arrest man on drug, gun charges

Apr 20, 2015 6:04pm

A report that a Pine Bluff man had a gun in his possession while trying to go into a nightclub Sunday morning at 4 a.m. led to the man’s arrest on drug and weapons charges.

Ryan Patterson,...

St. Mary Catholic School in Lake Village to close

Apr 20, 2015 4:04pm

St. Mary Catholic School, a school with grades PK-5 in Lake Village, will close at the end of the school year.

In consultation with Bishop Anthony B. Taylor, Superintendent Vernell Bowen...