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Ruth White

Jul 24, 2014 11:07pm

Mrs. Ruth S. White, 100 of Pine Bluff went to be with the Lord, Friday July 18, 2014 at her home. She was born June 5, 1914 in Wabbaseka, the late Arthur and Classie Lundy Dobson.


Digest for 07-25

Jul 24, 2014 10:07pm


Mustangs still registering players, cheerleaders

Football practice and registration for the Sigma Mustangs will continue through Aug. 30 at Hudson Park.

Age groups...

State needs more forward steps for child well-being

Jul 24, 2014 10:07pm

Two steps forward, one step back — that’s what we thought when we saw the results of the annual Kids Count Data Book that rank Arkansas as the 41st state in child well-being.

A year ago,...

Birthday wows and woes

Jul 24, 2014 10:07pm

Since July is my birthday month, I guess I should write something about the past three-score and one anniversaries of the date. Actually, my very first memory is of my fourth birthday party. I...

Misaligned eyes common in newborns, time to see doctor in older kids

Jul 24, 2014 10:07pm

We focus so much on babies’ eyes when they’re born. Right after parents share the name, weight and length details on their new bundle of joy, the next questions from friends are usually about the...

Historic district commissioners seek better way to list rules

Jul 24, 2014 8:07pm

There is a need to clearly inform prospective property owners in the downtown historic district of the area’s restrictions and requirements, according to members of the Historic District...


Neighborhood Watch groups makes Boone-Murphy House home

Jul 24, 2014 8:07pm

The Civil War-era Boone-Murphy House was renovated with the intention of promoting its use as a meeting venue for civic groups and that goal has been reached.

The Second Avenue Neighborhood...

Young, scrappy WH ready to start regional

Jul 24, 2014 8:07pm

The White Hall Babe Ruth 14-and-under baseball team has played just four games together this season.

Those four games just so happened to be four wins as the team went through undefeated to...


Seabrook taking on region’s best in NWA

Jul 24, 2014 8:07pm

Kenn Dickson gave his players on the 15-year-old Seabrook Babe Ruth team a few days to enjoy winning the South Arkansas state tournament last week at Taylor Field.

Earlier this week, though...


Simmons files preliminary SEC statement as part of Delta Trust merger

Jul 24, 2014 7:07pm

Simmons First National Corp. on Wednesday filed a preliminary stock registration statement with the Securities and Exchange Commission as part of the terms of its merger deal with Delta Trust...