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Yell County priest removed for alleged sexual misconduct

Sep 29, 2014 7:09pm

LITTLE ROCK — The bishop of the Catholic Diocese of Little Rock says a Yell County priest has been removed from the ministry and will not be allowed to function as a priest again because of “...


Grandparents Day

Sep 29, 2014 7:09pm

White Hall School District’s Taylor Elementary recently celebrated Grandparents Day. (Special to The Progress)

Jacksonville man arrested in disappearance of real estate agent

Sep 29, 2014 6:09pm

LITTLE ROCK — Little Rock police arrested a Jacksonville man Monday in the disappearance of a real estate agent.

Arron Michael Lewis, 33, was apprehended Monday morning on a warrant...

Hogs ready for much-needed bye week

Sep 29, 2014 6:09pm

Arkansas suffered a gut-wrenching loss to Texas A&M last Saturday.

Now they have two weeks to get over it.

The Razorbacks, which fell 35-28 in overtime in Arlington, Texas, will...

Applications for minority teacher scholarship available

Sep 29, 2014 4:09pm

Applications for the Arkansas Geographical Critical Needs Minority Teacher Scholarship Program are available for the spring 2015 semester for two-year and four-year colleges and universities in...

Jefferson County Extension Homemakers clubs reorganizing

Sep 29, 2014 4:09pm

Jefferson County is in the process of reorganizing its five Extension Homemakers clubs and is inviting those interested to become a part.

The new Line Dancers Project Club will meet at 11:...

Salvation Army now taking Christmas assistance requests

Sep 29, 2014 3:09pm

The Christmas assistance request sign-up at the Salvation Army has begun and will continue through Friday, Oct. 3 for families with children ages 12 and under.

Applicants must provide a...

The law of the war

Sep 29, 2014 3:09pm

At the United Nations on Wednesday, President Obama offered a powerful case for war against the Islamic State. “This group has terrorized all who they come across in Iraq and Syria,” he said. “...

Lighthouse plans events this week

Sep 29, 2014 1:09pm

The community is invited to two events at Pine Bluff Lighthouse Charter School, 708 W. Second Ave.

An open house will be held at 6 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 30, featuring information for parents...

WH planners to meet

Sep 29, 2014 1:09pm

White Hall Planning Commission meets at 6:15 p.m. Oct. 13,. at White Hall City Hall. Details: Call 247-2399.