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Pine Bluff weighs deadline on downtown cleanup

Subscriber onlyPINE BLUFF -- For more than two years, downtown sections of Main Street have been blocked with debris from buildings that have fallen or been torn down. Continue reading...

Mayor vetoes residency rule for Pine Bluff supervisors

Subscriber onlyMayor Debe Hollingsworth on Thursday vetoed an ordinance passed earlier this week by the City Council that would have required all city department heads to live in Pine Bluff. Continue reading...

State's aid asked in solving Pine Bluff death

Prosecutor seeks new leads in case

Subscriber onlyThe Jefferson County prosecuting attorney has asked the Arkansas State Police to help investigate the 2015 shooting death of a University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff student. Continue reading...

Man sought in death in Spa City arrested

Subscriber onlyA man wanted in a shooting that killed one person and injured four on Sept. 8 in Hot Springs is behind bars. Continue reading...

32-year-old found dead in his yard, agent says

Subscriber onlyThe death of a man found lying in his front yard Monday night near Scranton is being investigated as a homicide by the Logan County sheriff's office and Arkansas State Police. Continue reading...

Car stolen with Arkansas boy still inside

PB police find sedan, 6-year-old safe 25 blocks away

Subscriber onlyA woman dropping off her infant daughter at day care while taking her son to school Tuesday morning had her car stolen with the boy still inside the vehicle, according to Pine Bluff police. Continue reading...

Logan County man found dead by family

Subscriber onlyThe death of a man found lying in his front yard Monday night near Scranton is being investigated as a homicide by the Logan County Sheriff's Office and Arkansas State Police. Continue reading...

West Memphis police return fire, kill man

Fugitive exited motel room, pistol blazing, chief reports

Subscriber onlyA man who police say tried to run over a sheriff's deputy Thursday in Tennessee's Shelby County, as the lawman tried to serve him with a warrant, was killed Friday morning by police at a motel in West Memphis. Continue reading...

Mayor's yes vote puts tax on ballot

PB’s extra 3 mills will build library

Subscriber onlyVoters will get the chance to decide in the November general election whether a new library is built in downtown Pine Bluff. Continue reading...

Report: Arkansas man, 78, loses part of leg in pit-bull attack

3 dogs neighbor’s, it states

Subscriber onlyPINE BLUFF -- A Jefferson County man lost his left leg after being attacked by three pit bull terriers Tuesday afternoon, according to the Jefferson County sheriff's office. Continue reading...

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