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Apr 28, 2015 1:04pm

Relay For Life is scheduled for Friday at the elementary site of Ridgway Christian School, 3201 Ridgway Road, starting at 6 p.m. The address was incorrect in Tuesday’s edition of The Commercial....

May 8 deadline set for applying to LIONS program

Apr 28, 2015 1:04pm

Incoming freshmen have the chance to acclimate to college life and earn college credits in the 2015 Learning Institute and Opportunities for New Students program at the University of Arkansas at...


UAPB Vesper Choir to present spring concert May 1

Apr 28, 2015 1:04pm

The University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff Vesper Choir will present its annual spring concert at 6 p.m. Friday, May 1, at the Hathaway-Howard Fine Arts building.

The free public event will...

City to host Family Fun Day on May 2

Apr 28, 2015 1:04pm

The Pine Bluff City Celebration Committee will host Family Fun Day starting at 10 a.m. Saturday, May 2, at the amphitheater area at Regional Park.

Family Fun Day is the continuation of the...

Real estate classes to begin May 9 at UAPB

Apr 28, 2015 1:04pm

The Division of Graduate Studies and Continuing Education at the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff is offering a Principles of Real Estate course in May.

Sessions will be 9:30 a.m. to 6:...

Digest for 04-28-15

Apr 27, 2015 11:04pm


UAPB falls in finale to Texas Southern

Arkansas-Pine Bluff softball’s final home series of the season ended on a sour note with a pair of losses to Texas Southern on Sunday....

Preps Roundup: Bulldogs crush Dragons

Apr 27, 2015 11:04pm

STAR CITY — Star City spotted DeWitt a 1-0 lead before rolling to a 15-2 home victory over the Dragons on Monday.

DeWitt struck for an unearned run in the top of the first but managed just...

Weevils swept to end season

Apr 27, 2015 11:04pm

MAGNOLIA — The Arkansas-Monticello baseball team concluded the 2015 season with a pair of Great American Conference road losses to Southern Arkansas on Sunday, falling in the first game 8-4 and 10...

Diamond Hogs blow opportunity for home sweep

Apr 27, 2015 10:04pm

FAYETTEVILLE — No brooms were to be waved at Baum Stadium.

The Arkansas baseball team failed to sweep visiting Mississippi State thanks to a 2-1 loss in the series finale Sunday afternoon....

Lucille Rodgers

Apr 27, 2015 10:04pm

WHITE HALL — Lucille Kindrick Fleury Rodgers, 86, of White Hall died Saturday, April 25, 2015. Born in Pine Bluff on June 30, 1928, she was a daughter of the late Troupe Kindrick and Thelma Beulah...