More ↓

UAM to host soil judging competition

Mar 03, 2015 8:03pm

Soil judging teams from across the country will travel to the University of Arkansas at Monticello for the 2015 National Collegiate Soil Judging Competition Sunday, April 19, through Friday, April...

Volunteer Opportunities

Mar 03, 2015 8:03pm

Here is a partial list of volunteer opportunities in the community:

The Prosecuting Attorney’s Office is recruiting volunteers to assist in providing valuable support to victims of rape and...

Congress funds Department of Homeland Security

Mar 03, 2015 8:03pm

WASHINGTON — Congress on Tuesday ended weeks of tumult over legislation to finance the Department of Homeland Security, passing a bill that will keep the agency operating for the remaining seven...


Blood drops at crime scene lead to DNA match, arrest

Mar 03, 2015 7:03pm

Blood drops collected from a broken display case after a burglary on Oct. 24 led to the identification and arrest of a man police believe was responsible.

Hakim Shabazz, 44, who has been in...


Quorum committees recommend approval of juvenile grant fund budgets

Mar 03, 2015 7:03pm

A proposed appropriation ordinance to set 2015 budgets for grant funds received by juvenile court was recommended for approval Tuesday by two committees of the Jefferson County Quorum Court.


CNN VIDEO: 200 ancient skeletons found under Paris supermarket

Mar 03, 2015 6:03pm

Erin McLaughlin reports on the unearthing of over 200 skeletons found underneath a supermarket in central Paris

CNN VIDEO: DOJ: Ferguson police targets African-Americans

Mar 03, 2015 6:03pm

The Justice Department’s civil rights division found evidence of discrimination in the Ferguson, Missouri, police practices. CNN’s Evan Perez reports.


City opens collapsed building project to bids

Mar 03, 2015 6:03pm

The city of Pine Bluff will be accepting additional bids from companies vying for the work of removing two collapsed buildings in downtown Pine Bluff.

The former VFW building and old Band...

Hutchinson appoints circuit judge to fill vacancy

Mar 03, 2015 5:03pm

LITTLE ROCK — Gov. Asa Hutchinson on Tuesday appointed Holly Meyer to Arkansas’ 16th Judicial District, 2nd Division Circuit Court.

Meyer, currently chief deputy prosecutor in Cleburne...


Reported crime down again in Pine Bluff

Mar 03, 2015 5:03pm

Reported crimes in Pine Bluff declined for the 14th straight month in February, but Police Chief Jeff Hubanks said Tuesday he thinks the city is “reaching a plateau” with the numbers.