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McGehee man killed in Tuesday accident

Apr 22, 2015 1:04pm

A McGehee man was killed in a one-vehicle accident Tuesday morning on Arkansas Highway 278 in Desha County.

According to a preliminary report from the Arkansas State Police, James Reeves,...

Dermott Rams Band wins awards

Apr 22, 2015 1:04pm

The Dermott Rams Band students received 10 excellent ratings and six superior ratings in the Region III Solo and Ensemble contest Friday, April 17, at Star City High School.

Sixteen of the...


Manslaughter charges filed in fatal dog attack

Apr 22, 2015 2:04pm

Felony manslaughter charges have been filed against the owner of a group of pit bull terriers who attacked a man March 21, resulting in the man’s death.

Prosecuting Attorney S. Kyle Hunter...

Digest for 04-22-15

Apr 21, 2015 11:04pm


Hunter keeps hit streak alive, but Twins lose

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Torii Hunter picked up a hit for the sixth game running but Minnesota lost a tough one, 6-5, to Kansas City on...


Preps Roundup: Hartsfield sends Bulldogs to huge conference win

Apr 21, 2015 11:04pm

WHITE HALL — Clutch hitting helped White Hall pull out a clutch home win on Tuesday afternoon.

The Bulldogs scored all of their runs with two outs and freshman Layne Hartsfield capped the...

Chambers rings up 12 in Weevils’ win

Apr 21, 2015 10:04pm

JACKSON, Tenn. — The Arkansas-Monticello baseball team wrapped up its final road trip of the regular season with a 5-4 non-conference victory over Union University on Tuesday.

The Boll...

The will of the people? No more pointing fingers

Apr 21, 2015 10:04pm

Downtown is at the heart of our city. Our city’s government and most prominent banking institution reside in its reach.

Images and culminations of our local culture are stored within its...

Out of the mouths …

Apr 21, 2015 10:04pm

If you’ve ever stood in front of a funhouse mirror that appeared to turn you upside down, then you know what the most recent Pine Bluff City Council meeting was like. It was a scene where nominal...

Yvonne Hathcock

Apr 21, 2015 10:04pm

ARKADELPHIA — Yvonne Hathcock, 80, of Arkadelphia, Ark., formerly of Pine Bluff, went to her eternal home to be with the Lord, Monday, April 20, 2015. She was born, March 21, 1935, in Elkhorn, Wis...

Perry James

Apr 21, 2015 10:04pm

Perry Glen James, 93, of Pine Bluff, passed away Wednesday, April 15, 2015. Born February 22, 1922, in Muskogee, Okla., he was a son of the late Perry L. James and Sephronia Hendrix James.