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Man on parole arrested after allegedly headbutting police officer

May 28, 2015 2:05pm

A Pine Bluff man who is currently on parole was arrested Tuesday night after he allegedly headbutted a police officer who was trying to help restrain the man at Jefferson Regional Medical Center...

Digest for 05-28-15

May 27, 2015 11:05pm


Summer day camps coming to Cane Creek

Cane Creek State Park is offering four different summer day camps throughout the summer, two in June and two in July.

The first...

Zebras’ talent drawing college coaches to practice

May 27, 2015 10:05pm

Bobby Bolding added Kansas and Missouri to the list on Wednesday.

The Pine Bluff football coach used a black marker to add the names to the white board on the wall in the office of the...

Canary Thompson

May 27, 2015 9:05pm

CORDOVA, Tenn. — Mrs. Canary Patsy Thompson, 55, of Cordova, Tenn., passed away Wednesday, May 27, 2015.

Funeral arrangements will be announced by Brown Funeral Home of Pine Bluff.

Jimmy Bowen

May 27, 2015 9:05pm

WILMAR — Jimmy “Jim” Bowen, 67, of Wilmar, Ark. passed away Tuesday, May 26, 2015, at St. Vincent’s Medical Center in Little Rock. He was born Dec. 29, 1947, in Little Rock to the late William...

Travis Ivey

May 27, 2015 9:05pm

WARREN — Travis E. Ivey, 81, of Warren, Ark., died Tuesday, May 26, 2015, at his home.

He is survived by his wife, Eloise Mann Ivey, whom he married Nov. 1, 1958, in Hermitage, Ark.; a son...

Bessie Dixon

May 27, 2015 9:05pm

LITTLE ROCK — Mrs. Bessie Dixon, 74, of Little Rock, Ark., passed away Friday, May 22, 2015.

Funeral arrangements will be announced by Brown Funeral Home of Pine Bluff.

Alvin Cornish

May 27, 2015 9:05pm

LITTLE ROCK — Alvin Gerald “Doc” Cornish, 98, went to be with his Lord on Sunday, May 24, 2015. He resided at Pleasant Hills Retirement Center in Little Rock, Ark., and was formerly a longtime...

Jerry Skagfjord

May 27, 2015 9:05pm

Gerald Ray “Jerry” Skagfjord, 68, of Pine Bluff died Monday, May 25, 2015. Born April 7, 1947, in San Francisco, Calif., he was a son of the late Bernard Skagfjord and Mary May Ashford Skagfjord...

Senate amends primary bill to make proposed date change temporary

May 27, 2015 9:05pm

LITTLE ROCK — A proposal to move Arkansas’ primary elections to March cleared a Senate committee and won approval on the Senate floor Wednesday after senators reached a compromise that calls for...