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Upcoming reunion discussed at PBHS Class of 1960 meeting - Pine Bluff Commercial
The Pine Bluff High School Class of 1960 met recently at Wright’s Ranch House BBQ on Dollarway Road. The blessing was given by Doug Smith. Those attending were Arlie and Barbara Rogers Langrell, Bill and Norma Ridgway Ray, Sandra Goodbar McFalls of ...
Golden Lions much more confident in 2014 opener - Pine Bluff Commercial
The question was inevitable: How does going into Saturday’s season opener at Texas State compared to last year’s preparation for the Arkansas State game for coach Monte Coleman and the Arkansas-Pine Bluff football team? Aside from the expectation that ...
Emerald Ash Borer confirmed in 6 counties; quarantine proposed for 25 - Pine Bluff Commercial
LITTLE ROCK – Twenty-five counties in southern and southwest Arkansas could be subject to quarantine on the movement of firewood, ash nursery stock and ash logs in an effort to halt the spread of the emerald ash borer, state officials said Tuesday.
Arkansas gets $100,000 for water quality testing - Pine Bluff Commercial
WASHINGTON - The Arkansas Department of Environmental Quality will use a $100,000 award from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency to analyze chemicals found in the state’s rivers, lakes and streams. The funds were provided through the Clean Water Act ...
Coleman named 2014-15 Miss Arkansas Rice - Pine Bluff Commercial
BRINKLEY — Madison Coleman of Brinkley was named 2014-15 Miss Arkansas Rice recently at the Brinkley Convention Center. Coleman will be a senior at Lee Academy in Marianna this fall. She is the daughter of Shannon Coleman of Brinkley. Josie Brown of ...
Arkansas police have $34.2 million in surplus military gear - Pine Bluff Commercial
WASHINGTON – Arkansas law enforcement agencies have received more than $34.2 million worth of M-16 rifles, armored vehicles, grenade launchers and other military gear similar to that spotlighted in confrontations in Ferguson, Mo. Jefferson County has ...
Media won’t wait until 2016 to lie about Hillary Clinton - Pine Bluff Commercial
I once knew a curmudgeonly physician whose wife practiced family therapy. In her off hours, she often counseled a small army of girlfriends through romantic entanglements. One evening at dinner, the grumpy doctor decided he’d heard enough secondhand ...
PBHS Class of 1972 to host reunion in Memphis - Pine Bluff Commercial
The Pine Bluff High School Class of 1972 will hold its reunion on Aug. 29-30 in Memphis, Tenn. The class will honor all veterans who graduated in 1972. Veterans who plan to attend the reunion are asked to contact Lonzo Stewart at 501-224-6931. For more ...
PBHS Class of 1974 to host 40th-year class reunion - Pine Bluff Commercial
The Pine Bluff High School Class of 1974 will host its 40th-year class reunion beginning with registration from 4-6 p.m. Aug. 29 at the Pine Bluff High School Cafeteria. The following activities will all be held at the Waterfront Facility in Pine Bluff ...
Warren poultry de-boning operation to create 100 jobs - Pine Bluff Commercial
Blue Rooster is finalizing plans to open a poultry de-boning operation at 110 Industrial Park Drive in Warren, the Arkansas Economic Development Commission announced Wednesday. The facility was formerly home to H&L Poultry. Initial estimates anticipate ...