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I-69 Needs More Than Funding

On Wednesday, Congressman Bruce Westerman met with local economic development leaders at the Monticello Economic Development Commission to discuss the future of transportation in southern Arkansas.Westerman fielded questions on a variety of transportation-related topics including interstates and nav

ASHLEY COUNTY LEDGER - 2018-08-15 05:00:00

Power Outage Impacts Pine Bluff Hospital

On Monday evening, at approximately 5:10 p.m., a failure occurred in an Entergy utility feed. The resulting power loss impacted air chillers that serve the north section of the building and the Emergency Room.

KARK.COM - 2018-08-14 15:50:44

4 Arrested in Connection to Monticello Break-ins

According to Drew County Sheriff Mark Gober, Zhakhiel Kelly, 27, Brandon Shirnes, 20, Joey Ellis, 24, and Winifred Bowers, 26, were charged with Breaking and Entering, Theft of Property and Criminal Trespass.


SeaArk Host Back to School Pool Party for Local Organization - Boating World

MONTICELLO, Ark. (August 14, 2018) – This past Saturday SeaArk Boats hosted a back to school pool party for the kids of Arkansas Baptist Children’s Home of Monticello. SeaArk donated food, school supplies and refurbished canoes for the center.

BOATINGWORLD.COM - 2018-08-14 10:58:50

Pine Bluff Police Department swag surfs through the #LipSyncChallenge

PINE BLUFF, Ark. (KTHV) - The Pine Bluff Police Department (PBPD) welcomes you to their all-inclusive music video, as they take on the #LipSyncChallenge.

THV11.COM - 2018-08-13 20:24:26

Herbed Vegetables: Inexpensive, Flavorful Side Dish

Adding herbs or spices can help ensure family members eat their daily serving of vegetables, says Easter H. Tucker, interim family and consumer sciences program leader for the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff. Vegetables are an important part of a healthy eating pattern, and the novelty of new f

CONTAINER GARDENING - 2018-08-14 16:55:23

Praying for Union County school districts

As Union County kids head back to school this week, members of the church felt that praying for the students, teachers and staff of Union County schools was something that needed to be done.


Date set for faculty/staff seminar

The University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff (UAPB) will have its Fall Faculty/Staff Seminar August 16-17, and 20. With the theme, “

CONTAINER GARDENING - 2018-08-14 18:26:31

Man Arrested in Pine Bluff Murder

According to Pine Bluff police, Curtis Beavers,34, was arrested for the murder of Theodis Morris.


White Hall, Arkansas Judge Accused of Running Debtors' Prison - Legal Reader

A district judge based in White Hall, Arkansas, is accused of operating a ‘debtors’ prison,’ repeatedly locking up citizens too impoverished to cover court fines and fees.


#PrepsOn11 Previews: Warren Lumberjacks

#PrepsOn11 Previews: Warren Lumberjacks — WARREN, Ark. (THV11) - The 8-4A has been owned and operated by Warren as the Lumberjacks try to bounce back from a heartbreaking loss in the 2017 state championship game.The Lumberjacks are favorites to return to War Memorial Stadium behind the state's most


Pine Bluff Community Meets to Discuss Stopping the Violence

PINE BLUFF, Ark.- Just nine days into the month of August, and there have already been four deadly shootings in Pine Bluff.


34-year-old Arkansan charged with capital murder in slaying, police say

The Pine Bluff resident remained at the Jefferson County jail Wednesday afternoon, records show, and no bail had been set.


WATCH: Man stashes contraband in Arkansas jail's exterior wall

Authorities are searching for a man who recently carved out space in an exterior wall of an Arkansas jail and placed contraband there.According to a news release from the Jefferson County sheriff's office, the man was recorded on surveillance footage but went undetected by the main control operator


Fearless 40: Pine Bluff Zebras

PINE BLUFF, Ark. -- After falling in the 6A Championship Game in 2017, Head Coach Bobby Bolding hopes that loss left a bad taste in the Zebras' mouths.


Web Extra: Road Tour Trip to Monticello

MONTICELLO, Ark. -- The KARK 4 TODAY Road Tour crew made the trip down to Drew County in style Sunday night.It didn't take long for Shade to make himself at home. He's using the shower as the spot for his food and water!Check out the clips above and below for a look at the accommodations courtesy o


Participants in 2018 National Night Out

Shenic Collins, a student medical assistant for Urgent & Primary Care of Clarksdale, left, sits with 8-tear-olds Jayla Peterson, center, and Lauren Thomas.


State says casinos amendment to cut 3-year tax revenue

In the third fiscal year after approval, revenue would be $14 million less, according to the estimate.


Moving Grain: Weekly Barge Tonnages Decline

Weekly Grain Barge Tonnages DeclineFor the week ending August 4, barge tonnages on the locking portions of the Mississippi, Ohio, and Arkansas rivers dropped 10 percent compared to the previous week.


Suspect arrested in PB man's death

A 34-year-old Pine Bluff man was arrested Wednesday in the shooting of a man found dead at an apartment complex last week, police said.Curtis Beavers faces a charge of capital murder in the death of 47-year-old Theodis Morris of Pine Bluff, according to a news release from the Pine Bluff Police Depa