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Funds for juvenile programs on quorum committees agenda Tuesday

Feb 28, 2015 6:02am

A proposed appropriation ordinance that would set a 2015 budget for the Families in Need of Supervision and Truancy programs in juvenile court is the only item on the agenda when committees of the...

Digest for 02-28-15

Feb 28, 2015 12:02am


Weevils drop series opener to Rangers

MONTICELLO — The Arkansas-Monticello baseball team left 12 runners on base and only scored on a two-base wild pitch in a 2-1 loss to...


Bobcats’ turnaround results in state berth

Feb 28, 2015 12:02am

MONTICELLO — The adversity and tragedy the Dumas Bobcats faced this season tells only part of their story.

Their resolve in the aftermath of such tells the other part.

The Bobcats...

Regional Roundup: Redbugs clinch rematch with Owls

Feb 28, 2015 12:02am

FORDYCE — When tournament play comes around, they say you can throw the records out of the window. That was the case for the No. 3 seed Fordyce Red Bugs on Friday night inside FBT Redbug Arena....

Illogical governing

Feb 27, 2015 11:02pm

Whatever its merits or shortcomings, a federal judge’s decision last week blocking the Obama administration’s immigration policy offered congressional Republicans an escape path from the corner...

More than crumbling buildings

Feb 27, 2015 11:02pm

If you ever wondered why people have left Pine Bluff, all you needed to do was attend the recent emergency city council meeting on Monday. At that meeting council members were confronted with the...

Lions’ Mosley to return on Saturday

Feb 27, 2015 11:02pm

A dark cloud that had been hanging over the Arkansas-Pine Bluff men’s basketball program has parted just in time for the final two home games of the season.

The Golden Lions’ leading scorer...

Arthur Burnham

Feb 27, 2015 10:02pm

Mr. Arthur Burnham, 64, of Pine Bluff, Ark. passed away on February 26, 2015. Funeral Arrangements will be announced by Pine Bluff Mortuary Co.

Arthur Savage, Sr.

Feb 27, 2015 10:02pm

EL DORADO - Arthur Brian Savage, Sr., age 49, El Dorado, Ark. died Wednesday.

Survivors four sons James Shaw, Johnathan Brian Savage, Alvin Savage, Arthur Brian Savage, Jr. Three daughters...

Betty Poole

Feb 27, 2015 10:02pm

DUMAS - Mrs. Betty Poole, 75 of Dumas, Arkansas died Friday, February 20, 2015 at UAMS in Little Rock, Arkansas. She was born June 10, 1939 in McNeal, Arkansas to the late Zeb and Betty Jackson....