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Lady Lions can’t slow down PVAM in loss

Feb 23, 2015 8:02pm

PRAIRIE VIEW, Texas — The three-headed monster of Jeanette Jackson, Alexus Parker and Shamiya Brooks was too much for the Arkansas-Pine Bluff women to handle on Monday night.

The trio led...

Digest for 02-24-15

Feb 23, 2015 8:02pm

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Roach wins Most Outstanding Field Performer honor

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — Arkansas-Pine Bluff thrower Sireta Roach won her second straight Most Outstanding Field Performer award for...

Aggies are first matter at hand for UA

Feb 23, 2015 7:02pm

FAYETTEVILLE — It’s hard not to believe Anton Beard and Bobby Portis when they say they’re not looking past tonight’s game with Texas A&M (8:05 p.m. tip) and toward Saturday’s showdown with...

Jefferson County Republican Women meet

Feb 23, 2015 6:02pm

The Jefferson County Republican Women held their monthly meeting Feb. 12 at the Pine Bluff Country Club.

The guest speaker was Pine Bluff Police Department Code Enforcement Director Susie...

State Senator Stephanie Flowers visited the Boys and Girls Club of Jefferson County recently to present a check for $25,000 to the organization.

Feb 23, 2015 6:02pm

State Senator Stephanie Flowers visited the Boys and Girls Club of Jefferson County recently to present a check for $25,000 to the organization. Special to The Commercial.

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Camden author to review novel at First Baptist Church

Feb 23, 2015 6:02pm

Dr. Judson N. Hout of Camden will review his novel “The Ghost of Bud Parrott” at 10 a.m. Saturday in the fellowship hall of First Baptist Church, 6501 Hazel St.

Hout grew up in Newport in...

Pivotal Cardinals-Bobcats game postponed again

Feb 23, 2015 5:02pm

The 8-4A Conference basketball games between Dollarway and Dumas rescheduled for Monday were postponed for a second time due to inclement weather in Southeast Arkansas.

The games, set to be...

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Big Payday: Far Right charges to Sunday’s Southwest win

Feb 23, 2015 5:02pm

HOT SPRINGS — It was déjà vu for the connections of Far Right as they watched their colt repeat the same performance that won him the Jan. 19 Smarty Jones Stakes by ducking to the inside and...

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House approves bills on creation of school districts, use of drones

Feb 23, 2015 5:02pm

LITTLE ROCK — The Arkansas House on Monday approved bills to loosen restrictions on creating new school districts and to criminalize the use of drones for voyeuristic purposes.

House...

Ronnie Rogers

Feb 23, 2015 4:02pm

RISON - Ronnie Lee “Rog” Rogers, 49, of Rison died February 20, 2015. He was born on November 4, 1965, a son of Eddie Rogers and the late Vivian Kaye Ratliff Rogers.

Survivors are his...

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