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Bond set in alleged domestic incident

Mar 27, 2015 4:03pm

A $10,000 bond was set Friday for a woman who allegedly hit her boyfriend in the head early Friday morning after an altercation.

Jefferson County District Judge Kim Bridgforth set the bond...


Court seeking special judge to hear Johnson case

Mar 27, 2015 4:03pm

The Arkansas Supreme Court has been asked to appoint a special judge to hear the case of Jefferson County Clerk Patricia Johnson, who was charged with multiple felonies earlier this week.



Police seek suspect in vehicle theft

Mar 27, 2015 3:03pm

Pine Bluff police are asking for help in identifying a man who allegedly stole a vehicle from a convenience store.

Pine Bluff Police Department Officer Richard Wegner said even though the...

Dollar General to hold grand opening at new store

Mar 27, 2015 3:03pm

Dollar General will hold a grand opening of its new store at 2508 Camden Road beginning at 8 a.m. Saturday, April 4.

The store will replace an existing facility at 2829 S. Camden Road.


James-Smithey engagement announced

Mar 27, 2015 3:03pm

Mr. Patrick James and Cheryl James announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Ashley Ann James, to Daniel Allen Smithey of Pine Bluff.

Daniel is the son of Allen...


Corps names new manager for lakes, has local ties

Mar 27, 2015 2:03pm

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Vicksburg District recently named a man with Jefferson County ties manager of three Arkansas Corps lakes, including DeGray, Greeson and Lake Ouachita.



Coker-Stringer engagement announced

Mar 27, 2015 2:03pm

Mr. and Mrs. Jay Coker of Stuttgart announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Lauren Michelle, to Marc Stringer of White Hall.

The bride elect is the granddaughter...


Wachowicz-Locke engagement announced

Mar 27, 2015 2:03pm

James Earl and Jeannie Richards Locke of Dumas announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their son, James Weldon Locke, to Aneta Sylvia Wachowicz, daughter of Dariusz and Eva Odolski...

Miller-Colson engagement

Mar 27, 2015 1:03pm

Gary and LeAnn Miller of New Boston, Texas, announce the engagement of their daughter, Morgan Dyanne Miller, to Hunter David Colson, son of Ken Colson and Denise Colson of Pine Bluff.


State unemployment rate drops to 5.5 percent

Mar 27, 2015 1:03pm

LITTLE ROCK — Arkansas’ unemployment rate dropped one-tenth of a percentage point to 5.5 percent in February, according to labor statistic released Friday.

The state’s jobless rate last...