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Police investigate early morning homicide

Oct 31, 2014 6:10pm

Pine Bluff police have begun an investigation into the shooting death of a man early Friday morning.

Claudell Turner, 57, was pronounced dead at 12:59 a.m. by Deputy Coroner Phillip Tallent...

Halloween history agendas and errors

Oct 30, 2014 10:10pm

As the annual ritual of disguised children panhandling for confections is upon us, it’s proper we examine what we think we know about Halloween. Many religious conservatives eschew Halloween,...

Cards, Jacks still in thick of 8-4A chase

Oct 30, 2014 9:10pm

The Dollarway Cardinals are in an unfamiliar position.

“We’ve put a lot of the situations that occurred in that game behind us,” head coach Cortez Lee said of last week’s loss to Star City...

Healthbytes - Galbladder Season

Oct 30, 2014 8:10pm

Most people think of fall as the season for football, deer hunting and holiday feasts. I also think of it as gallbladder season. I don’t know if the incidence is truly increased during this time,...

Pine Bluff School Board to hire contract attorney

Oct 30, 2014 7:10pm

The Pine Bluff School Board voted Thursday to look into hiring a contract attorney to review contracts and stipends.

Board President Harold Jackson made a motion in light of a discussion on...

McFain slides into kicking job

Oct 30, 2014 7:10pm

FAYETTEVILLE — Adam McFain wasn’t on Arkansas’ 105-man roster when the Razorbacks began preseason practice in August.

Instead, McFain was working a part-time job, attending classes and...

Bill Clinton to stump for Arkansas Democrats on Sunday

Oct 30, 2014 7:10pm

LITTLE ROCK — Former President Bill Clinton will campaign for Democratic candidates in Fort Smith and several other Arkansas cities on Sunday, two days ahead of the general election, the state...

Handicapper Charlie Cooper’s picks for the 31st Breeders’ Cup

Oct 30, 2014 7:10pm

Santa Anita Park Friday, Oct. 31, 2014

Handicapper Charlie Cooper

Best Bet: Race 9 Untapable Best Long Shot: Race 6 Imperia

No. Horse; Jockey; Comments; Odds

Race 1: 6½...


Restoration of House chamber at Capitol complete

Oct 30, 2014 7:10pm

LITTLE ROCK — When Arkansas House members gather at the state Capitol on Nov. 7 for seat selection, returning members will notice that the House chamber has a new look — one that’s actually an old...

Air assault continues in Senate campaign

Oct 30, 2014 6:10pm

WASHINGTON — More than 60,600 campaign ads — including some 4,600 in the last week — have aired in Arkansas’ hotly contested U.S. Senate race in what has been one of the nastier air battles of...