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Alleged shoplifter arrested on drug-related charges

May 26, 2015 6:05pm

A Prescott woman arrested Friday on a misdemeanor shoplifting charge will face felony allegations after alleged methamphetamine and drug paraphernalia were found in her purse.


May 31 deadline set to apply for Century Farm program

May 26, 2015 6:05pm

The Arkansas Agriculture Department is accepting applications for the 2015 Arkansas Century Farm program until Sunday, May 31.

The program recognizes families who have owned and farmed the...

Huddle House enters consent decree in racial discrimination case

May 26, 2015 6:05pm

The management company that owns three Huddle House restaurants, including one in Pine Bluff and White Hall, have settled a federal lawsuit accusing managers of racial discrimination by subjecting...

Minority Health offers sponsorships

May 26, 2015 5:05pm

The Arkansas Minority Health Commission is offering up to $5,000 per organization in cost-reimbursement funding in a competitive application process.

The commission aims to cooperate with...

Police seek man on multiple charges

May 26, 2015 5:05pm

Pine Bluff police are asking for help in locating a man wanted on multiple felonies stemming from an incident in the early morning hours of May 26.

Raymond Nelson Jr., 50, is wanted on...

UAM social work program receives award

May 26, 2015 5:05pm

Andre Lewis, right, director of the social work program and assistant professor of social work at the University of Arkansas at Monticello, and Marie Jenkins, assistant professor of social work...

Flood warning issued; river expected to hit flood stage Wednesday, rise higher

May 26, 2015 5:05pm

A flood warning has been issued for Jefferson County and will be in effect until further notice, as flooding along the Arkansas River is expected to hit flood stage in the area by Wednesday...

Juvenile being charged as adult with Saturday homicide

May 26, 2015 5:05pm

A 14-year-old boy arrested Saturday in the shooting death of another teenager is being charged as an adult with the crime.

According to a probable cause affidavit presented in Jefferson...

Fertility test bulls now for summer breeding season, experts say

May 26, 2015 5:05pm

A $100 investment in a bull can provide a big return now that October futures for 650-pound calves are hovering at about $216 per hundredweight, said David Fernandez, Cooperative Extension Program...

Research fund to honor Monticello dentist

May 26, 2015 5:05pm

Family, friends and colleagues of the late Dr. Robert H. Burch Jr. have started a campaign to create a waterfowl research endowment in the University of Arkansas at Monticello Foundation Fund....