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Family Church expanding into Redfield

Sep 23, 2014 5:09pm

Family Church of White Hall will be expanding its ministries into Redfield as they have started construction on a new church at 804 Sheridan Road.

“Our mission is to impact all of Jefferson...


Jones, brothers left hoops legacy in Desha County

Sep 23, 2014 5:09pm

DUMAS — Glory Slater remembers being a young girl waiting for the Desha Central High School boys basketball team bus to arrive from state tournament games when Major Jones was playing, just to...


Report of suspicious person leads to drug arrest

Sep 23, 2014 4:09pm

A $10,000 bond was set Tuesday for a Jefferson County man who was arrested after police responded to a report of a suspicious person and allegedly found drug paraphernalia in the man’s pockets....


Testimony begins in double murder trial

Sep 23, 2014 3:09pm

Testimony began Tuesday morning in the trial of a Pine Bluff man accused of shooting two people to death in 2012.

A jury of eight women and five men, including an alternate, is hearing the...

Healing Place Ministries to host reception

Sep 23, 2014 3:09pm

Healing Place Ministries will host a reception for all partners who have supported the crime victim advocacy programs.

The event will be held from 11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 30, at...

Farmers should prepare winter shelter for sheep, goats

Sep 23, 2014 3:09pm

With the arrival of fall, sheep and goat producers should begin preparing shelters for their animals so they will be ready for cold weather or winter storms.

“Sheep and goats are hardy...

Police car hit building Saturday

Sep 23, 2014 3:09pm

A Pine Bluff police car was damaged Saturday night after the driver ran into a building while dodging another vehicle.

According to the accident report, Officer Dante M. Nicholson was...

Police arrest two juveniles in Plaza Hotel shooting, robbery

Sep 23, 2014 3:09pm

Two juveniles have been arrested in connection with the Plaza Hotel robbery on Sept. 11.

The two teen males — one 13, the other 15 — were interviewed with their mothers present, Detective...

‘Agri Arkansas’ to feature Cummins prison farm

Sep 23, 2014 2:09pm

“Agri Arkansas,” a monthly series produced by the Arkansas Educational Television Network, will examine state agricultural economics, the Cummins prison farm operations in South Arkansas, and...

County auction raises more than $86,000

Sep 23, 2014 12:09pm

On Saturday, Sept. 20, more than $86,000 was raised during the public auction conducted at the Jefferson County Road Department.

Tracy Robinson Auctioneers, in conjunction with the...