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Main Street northbound lanes re-open to traffic

Aug 18, 2014 7:08pm

The northbound lanes of Main Street between Sixth and Eighth avenues are re-opening to traffic, David Henning with the Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department said Monday afternoon.


White Hall man killed in Hoxie train derailment

Aug 18, 2014 2:08pm

A White Hall man was killed in Sunday’s train collision in Hoxie.

Chance Gober, an engineer on one of the trains, was killed, said Jeff DeGraff, Union Pacific spokesman.


Pine Bluff High School Class of 1947 to meet for lunch

Aug 18, 2014 1:08pm

Pine Bluff High School Class of 1947 will meet for lunch at noon Thursday in the Red Room at Harbor Oaks.

Other classes are invited to attend.


LaVerne Norton

Aug 18, 2014 1:08pm

MONTICELLO – LaVerne Redmond Norton, age 96, of Monticello, (formerly of Pine Bluff) died Thursday, August 14, 2014, at The Woods of Monticello in Monticello. Mrs. Norton was born September 18,...


17-year-old killed in crash near Redfield

Aug 18, 2014 12:08am

A 17-year-old was killed in a single-vehicle crash near Redfield on Saturday.

Cody L. Farley was a rear passenger in the vehicle, according to a press release from Jefferson County Sheriff’...


Missing special needs teen found

Aug 18, 2014 6:08pm

A special needs teen went missing Sunday from her home south of Pine Bluff and was found later that night in a wooded area two miles away.

Danyelle Hall, 14, was believed to have walked...


Veiva Thomas

Aug 17, 2014 6:08am

Veiva Ernestine Kelley Thomas, 85, of Pine Bluff, Arkansas, went to be with the Lord on August 15, 2014. She was born on April 11, 1929 in Silas, Alabama. She later moved with her family to...

Michael Jackson

Aug 17, 2014 6:08am

FORDYCE - Mr. Michael Rene Jackson, 48 of Fordyce, passed away, Saturday, August 16, 2014. Funeral arrangements will be announced by Brown Funeral Home of Fordyce.

Melba James

Aug 17, 2014 6:08am

Melba Dean James, 87, Pine Bluff, Arkansas went to her heavenly home on August 15, 2014. She was born July 29, 1927 in Heavener, Oklahoma to the late Grady and Clemmie Yates Simmons. Melba, a...


James Towver

Aug 17, 2014 6:08am

Mr. James Towver, 56 of Pine Bluff, passed away Monday, August 11, 2014. Graveside services will be 11:00 a.m., Tuesday, August 19, 2014 at Forrest Lawn Cemetery by Reverend Raymon Hunter.