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Sherrer’s near-perfect year has ring to it

Apr 18, 2015 11:04pm

Monticello coach Wayne Sherrer said he would never forget the look in his player’s eyes after the Billies lost in overtime to Brookland in the semifinals of 2014.

“I had never seen a group...


Life in the Gym: PB’s Thomas let his shooting do the talking in title run

Apr 18, 2015 8:04pm

Basketball isn’t just a game to Pine Bluff junior Marcus Thomas. It’s basically his life.

“I’ve been playing basketball since I was seven years old,” Thomas said. “I played YBA and AAU...


Jones got Lady Cardinals to believe

Apr 18, 2015 9:04pm

The turnaround the Dollarway girls basketball program underwent this season in James Jones’ first year at the helm was nothing sort of phenomenal.

A team that won less than a handful of...


Toughness defines McGehee’s Begnaud

Apr 18, 2015 8:04pm

Sleeping in a bed inside McGehee-Desha County Hospital, Shakyla Begnaud wakes up to her coach Karen Broughton connecting her to a three-way call on Friday afternoon.

The soft-spoken junior...

UAPB baseball hopes to keep streaking against Southern

Apr 18, 2015 4:04pm

When the Arkansas-Pine Bluff baseball team took down Prairie View A&M, 10-4, in the finale of last weekend’s four-game set it ended an impressive streak for the Golden Lions.

Yes, the...

Friend regrets offer to room with woman

Apr 18, 2015 4:04pm

Dear Abby,

My best friend is going through a divorce and has moved back in with her parents, who are driving her crazy. She doesn’t have enough money to live on her own, so I offered to...


Bullocks celebrate 65 years of marriage

Apr 18, 2015 3:04pm

Marvin and Bobbie Bullock of Pine Bluff will celebrate their 65th wedding anniversary with a trip to Branson, Missouri, and a family dinner at Benihana in Little Rock.

The couple were...


Louden, Battles to wed Saturday

Apr 18, 2015 3:04pm

Mr. and Mrs. Thester Louden of Eudora are pleased to announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Melissa Louden, to Stancio Battles of Pine Bluff.

The bride-elect is...


Horton, Jones to exchange vows

Apr 18, 2015 3:04pm

James and Alice Horton of Pine Bluff announce the engagement of their daughter, Dana Alicia Horton to Gary Dean Jones Jr., son of Troy and Beverly Miller of Tarry, Arkansas.

The bride-elect...

Marriages and Divorces 4-18-15

Apr 18, 2015 2:04pm


Houston Dane Rushing, 23, and Whittney Taylor Stevens, 22, both of Pine Bluff, recorded April 13.

Brandon Dion McClatchie, 25, and Chalissaa Arbru Borders, 23, both of Pine...