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Three Rivers study moves ahead with funding

Apr 17, 2015 6:04pm

The Three Rivers Study, a $3 million U.S. Corps of Engineers project to seek a permanent fix for a flood-prone area of the lower Arkansas River, is moving full-steam ahead now that funding has...


Career firefighter remembered as a respected colleague who broke racial barriers

Apr 17, 2015 5:04pm

Reuben Camp Jr. is remembered as a dedicated firefighter who broke racial barriers.

Camp, 69, of White Hall, died Tuesday at Jefferson Regional Medical Center.

Camp became the first...


Agencies host community resource fair, Easter event

Apr 17, 2015 5:04pm

The Delta Regional Community Service Outreach Network Inc. and Hosanna Christian Church presented the community resource fair and Easter celebration April 4 at the Pine Bluff Convention Center....


UAPB preparing for orchestra performance

Apr 17, 2015 5:04pm

The University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff Music Department is preparing for a Founder’s Celebration concert featuring the Stan Kenton Legacy Orchestra.

The concert will be held at 7 p.m....

Election officials to meet April 22

Apr 17, 2015 5:04pm

The Jefferson County Board of Election Commissioners will meet at 6 p.m. Wednesday, April 22, at the Jefferson County Election Center, 123 Main St.

The agenda includes certifying the...


Huckabee ready for Hillary

Apr 17, 2015 5:04pm

WASHINGTON — Former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee sat down with about a dozen reporters Friday afternoon to make his case as a the most viable Republican to square off against Hillary Clinton in...

New housing crisis - Soaring rents drain household budgets for millions of working people

Apr 17, 2015 5:04pm

Renting a place to live has long been a temporary step toward homeownership or a permanent part of living on a tight budget.

When people would sit down to work out a budget, devoting 25 or...


Zebras lend a hand

Apr 17, 2015 3:04pm

Members of the Pine Bluff High football team assist players in a Pine Bluff Little League Challenger baseball game Thursday night at Ed Brown Field. The Challenger Division is Little League’s...

UAPB events to feature health education activities

Apr 17, 2015 2:04pm

The 1890 Day Wellness Walk/Run and Health Fair, hosted by the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff, will feature a walk/run, line dancing, Zumba classes, health screenings and educational sessions...

Witnesses say PB man thrown off apartment complex balcony

Apr 17, 2015 2:04pm

A Pine Bluff man was taken Thursday night to Jefferson Regional Medical Center after he was allegedly thrown off the balcony at the Lake View Apartments at 519 W. Barraque St.