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Fine to settle ethics case of Pine Bluff legislator

State Rep. Vivian Flowers, D-Pine Bluff, has agreed to pay a $500 fine and receive a public letter of warning from the Arkansas Ethics Commission in a settlement of a complaint filed against her. She signed the settlement offer Sept. 12, according to a copy of the signed 10-page document. Commission

NWAONLINE.COM - 2017-09-23 08:05:00

Faith Matters: New Life Church in Pine Bluff

PINE BLUFF, Ark. - Three years ago, New Life Church (NLC) was named the fastest-growing in the country. This weekend, NLC will launch its sixteenth campus in Arkansas when it opens the doors in Pine Bluff. The pastor there to greet the congregation is a familiar face at KARK. "Ministry has always be

KARK - 2017-09-22 22:37:41

Attendees, chefs mix, mingle at 'tasty' gourmet fundraiser

PINE BLUFF -- Area chefs showed off a few of their best dishes Sept. 15 at the fifth annual Taste of Southeast Arkansas, held at Pine Bluff Country Club. Tables of gourmet food lined the ballroom, allowing guests to stop and chat with chefs and sample their offerings. Whether guests' tastes ran to s

NWAONLINE.COM - 2017-09-24 09:11:00

Southeast Arkansas Bankruptcies for the week of 9-24-17

Arkansas Scott Lee McCarty and Shannon Renee McCarty, 1727 Arkansas 130 W, Almyra; filed Chapter 13 Sept. 17. Bradley Phillip Edward Jonio Jr. and Debra DaShon Jonio, 153 Bradley Road 339, Hermitage; filed Chapter 13 Sept. 12. Rosa Dianne Pitts, aka Rosa Dianne Johnson, 125A Bradley 229 Road, Warren

PINE BLUFF COMMERCIAL - 2017-09-22 15:13:14

Wastewater employees to attend Water Environment Technology Conference

The Pine Bluff Wastewater Utility will send four employees to the Water Environment Technology Conference from Sept. 30 to Oct. 3 in Chicago. Utility manager Ken Johnson shared this news Thursday at the utility commission's meeting. He will attend the conference with operations director David Dean,

PINE BLUFF COMMERCIAL - 2017-09-24 06:01:00

Fair organizers hopeful for large turnout

The 78th annual Southeast Arkansas District Fair, Livestock Show and Rodeo will return to Pine Bluff in October, with an organizer expecting it will benefit the local economy. The fair will take place at Hestand Stadium Fairgrounds at 420 N. Blake St. in Pine Bluff. Activities will begin Monday, Oct

PINE BLUFF COMMERCIAL - 2017-09-22 19:27:48

The HistoryMakers founder urges entrepreneurs to pursue passion

An idea conceived on the dining room table, The HistoryMakers, focuses on the stories of untold and well-known African Americans. It was that same idea founder and executive director Julieanna Anderson spoke to University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff students, faculty and community members about on Thu

PINE BLUFF COMMERCIAL - 2017-09-23 06:01:00

Police looking for truck involved in hit-and-run

TOWNSHIP OF HUSTISFORD, Wis. (WMTV) -- The Dodge County Sheriff's office says two people were hurt in a hit-and-run crash in the Township of Hustisford. Officials say it happened on State Highway 60 near County Highway R Saturday night, around 8:30 p.m. The initial investigation shows that a motorc

NBC15.COM - 2017-09-24 22:09:00

Live from Cap Times Idea Fest: Dan Brown on the Ho-Chunk's long history in Madison area

When it comes to the history of Madison, it's easy to overlook the presence of the Ho-Chunk people. Dan Brown, the executive manager of Ho-Chunk Gaming Madison, is trying to change that. In his conversation with Cap Times news editor Jason Joyce at the recent Cap Times Idea Fest, Brown talks about t

MADISON - 2017-09-24 16:00:00

Madison man arrested for 4th OWI offense, sheriff's office says

A Madison man was arrested early Sunday morning for his fourth OWI offense, the Dane County Sheriff's Office said. Douglas Gelb, 61, allegedly was driving around a parking lot off Milwaukee Street in the town of Blooming Grove without his headlines on and nearly struck a building around 2 a.m., the

MADISON - 2017-09-24 22:10:00

Meet the entrepreneurs being groomed for the Madison Public Market

If the 30 entrepreneurs in the Madison Public Market's MarketReady program are any indication, the market will be a crossroads of cultural diversity. The program is offering this group of local chefs, bakers, artisans and specialty retailers extra support as they prepare to grow their businesses int

MADISON - 2017-09-24 11:00:00

More than 100 protest anti-Semitic graffiti in Madison

Days after anti-Semitic graffiti was found on a historical-marker in Madison protesters are fighting back. On Sept. 20 vandals sprayed a monument with swastikas and the phrases "Antifa Sucks" and "Trump Rules." More than 100 people spent their Sunday afternoon at James Madison Park condemning the ac

CHANNEL 3000 - 2017-09-25 01:26:58

'Handful' of pro-charter groups asking questions about creating Madison schools

State "charter czar" Gary Bennett said he's answered technical questions from a "handful" of groups interested in starting independent charter schools in Madison, but there have been no formal proposals yet and he doubted any such school could open before fall 2019. Bennett, director of the state's

MADISON - 2017-09-25 11:00:00

Joseph Jakubowski goes on trial in Madison

MADISON -- A man who raised widespread fear in Rock County in April goes on trial starting this morning in U.S. District Court in Madison. Joseph A. Jakubowski, 33, of Janesville, led local, state and federal law enforcement on a 10-day manhunt starting April 4. That was the day he sent a 161-page r

JANESVILLE GAZETTE - 2017-09-25 07:00:00

Photos: Madison Public Market's MarketReady participants

The Madison Public Market is aiming to be a crossroads of cultural diversity and entrepreneurship, and the MarketReady program is grooming more than two dozen small businesses to be a part of the market when it opens in late 2019. Here's a few of the 30 MarketReady entrepreneurs at work. Buy Now Jo

MADISON - 2017-09-24 11:00:00

Chris Rickert: UW-Madison lab's mission blurs line between science and activism

Republicans can and will quibble with the mostly left-leaning UW-Madison over what its professors teach, what kinds of activism its students engage in, and which speakers are welcomed to campus and which draw protests. And while those quibbles include lots of interesting and important questions abou

MADISON - 2017-09-24 10:30:00

Madison man's caption remembers to be a winner

Congrats, Ed! His caption about football crazy fans beat out more than 70 entries. Malin wins publication of his line with today's finished cartoon. He also will receive a signed print by artist Phil Hands. Congrats, Ed! His caption about football crazy fans beat out more than 70 entries. Malin wins

MADISON - 2017-09-24 08:30:00

'UPFRONT' recap: Badger Promise will make UW-Madison affordable to students from two-year schools

Two University of Wisconsin chancellors say the new Badger Promise program offers affordability and access to a four-year degree. UW-Madison Chancellor Rebecca Blank, and UW Colleges and UW Extension Chancellor Cathy Sandeen appeared Sunday on "UPFRONT with Mike Gousha," produced in partnership with

WISN - 2017-09-24 14:30:00

Official: Hurricane Maria set Puerto Rico back decades

(AP Photo/Carlos Giusti). Hundreds of people wait in line since the morning to buy gasoline three days after the impact of Hurricane Maria in Carolina, Puerto Rico, Saturday, Sept. 23, 2017. A humanitarian crisis grew Saturday in Puerto Rico as towns w... (AP Photo). Water drains from the Guajataca

WKOW.COM - 2017-09-24 18:07:00

Birthdays for September 24th, 2017

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NBC15.COM - 2017-09-24 12:28:37