PB library trustees scout for new location, donors

Posted: May 26, 2014 at 4:58 a.m.

PINE BLUFF -- Plans for a new flagship building for the Pine Bluff/Jefferson County Library System are inching closer to fruition, but System Director Mike Sawyer said there are still many obstacles to overcome.

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Scout project salutes Indians, injured vets

Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/RICK MCFARLAND --05/20/14--  Samantha Nelson smoothes the mulch around a plant as Zach Baxla ( right,center) and Freddie Mable use shovels to dig a hole for a plant near the Wounded Warriors Veteran Pavilion along the Arkansas River Trail in Burns Park Thursday. Baxla came up with the plans for two small pavilions for his Eagle Scout service project. Home Depot 's Team Depot donated supplies and workers to do landscaping for the project.

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Director aims for 3 million bus rides

The Central Arkansas Transit Authority's new executive director wants to see ridership on the agency's bus routes this year reach 3 million, a milestone it has exceeded jus... Read »