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Pet of the Week — Arby

Sep 12, 2014 6:09pm

Arby is the Pine Bluff Animal Control Pet of the Week.

Arby is a white male poodle that is about 2 years old. Energetic is an understatement when you meet him, according to the staff. He...

PB school board sets meeting

Sep 12, 2014 6:09pm

The Pine Bluff School Board changed its monthly meeting to Tuesday, Sept. 23 at 6 p.m. in the district administrative center boardroom, 512 S. Pine St.

Police say man found dead Thursday was shot to death

Sep 12, 2014 5:09pm

A report Friday from the Arkansas State Medical Examiner’s Office indicated that Reggie Willis, whose body was found Thursday morning, died of a gunshot wound, according to a press release from...

Razorbacks have something to prove against Red Raiders

Sep 12, 2014 5:09pm

FAYETTEVILLE — Cornerback Carroll Washington and the rest of Arkansas’ defensive backs were disappointed with their opening-day impression.

The Razorbacks were supposed to be more talented...

UAM tries to rebound following tough loss

Sep 12, 2014 4:09pm

MONTICELLO — Following last week’s gut-wrenching loss to East Central (Oklahoma) at home, the Arkansas-Monticello Boll Weevils will try to rebound as they travel to Durant, Oklahoma, to face...

Gimmie Five: Keys to today’s UA game

Sep 12, 2014 4:09pm

1. Tackle in Space

Texas Tech wants to put the ball in the hands of its playmakers on the edge. So Arkansas’ defensive backs and linebackers must meet the challenge. Strong tackling will be...

Royals to honor PB’s DeShazier

Sep 12, 2014 3:09pm

Pine Bluff High alumnus Torey DeShazier will be honored next Friday in Kansas City, Mo., at the Royals’ home game against Torii Hunter and the Detroit Tigers.

DeShazier has spent the past...

Southwood plans event Thursday

Sep 12, 2014 3:09pm

Southwood Elementary School, 4200 Fir St., will hold its math, science and literacy night at 5:3o p.m. Thursday, Sept. 18, at the school cafeteria.

There will be activities for parents and...

Dallas County to hold quorum court meeting

Sep 12, 2014 3:09pm

Dallas Quorum Court will meet at 6 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 16, at the courthouse in Fordyce. The agenda includes a hospital report.


Sheriff’s office defends program of acquiring former military hardware

Sep 12, 2014 3:09pm

The Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office has defended their acquisition of two pieces of former military hardware in the wake of criticism over the use of such equipment in other areas.