Copper thieves caught just after burglary Thursday afternoon in PB

On July 18, 2024, at approximately 4:00 p.m., Pine Bluff Police Officers were dispatched to 1711 South Missouri Street, in reference to a possible residential burglary. Before Officers arrived on-scene, a witness stated the suspects, later identified as 47-year-old, Michael Cosgrove, and 48-year-old, Robert... Read More.

Pursuit Ends in Arrest of Scammers

Press release from Pine Bluff Police DepartmentOn July 12, 2024, at approximately 1:00 p.m., Detective Lieutenant Derric Neal, was working off-duty security at Walmart Supercenter (5501 South Olive Street), when he was approached by the... Read More.

50K bond for White Hall felon with gun

By Ray KingA $50,000 bond was set Tuesday for a White Hall man previously convicted of a felony after a gun was found in the vehicle the man was driving.Pine Bluff District Judge John Kearney set the bond after ruling prosecutors have probable cause... Read More.

15K bond for 19 year old accused of stabbing neighbor

By Ray KingA Pine Bluff teenager was arrested Friday after he was involved in an altercation with a neighbor that resulted in him cutting the neighbor with a knife.During a court hearing Monday, Deputy Prosecutor Keith Hall explained the allegation against 19-year-old James McClain.

PB City Council approves city street equipment

By Ray KingThe Pine Bluff City Council voted to take care of some equipment needs for the Street Department during their second meeting of the month Monday night.With no dissent, the council voted to approve a lease agreement to finance the purchase of two... Read More.

Vote now for the Property Shop “Gem” of the month

The Property Shop is searching for homes that stand out in our community. They want to show appreciation by awarding $100 each month to the property that truly shines as a 'Gem.' You can vote for your favorite property and even nominate one that... Read More.

Dr Keith McGehee to lead Watson Chapel School district

The Watson Chapel School District on Monday approved the hiring of Dr. Keith McGehee as the new School District Superintendent during a brief regular meeting of the board.McGehee, who has been the Superintendent of the Helena-West Helena School District for the past two years,... Read More.

Hit and Run late Wednesday kills 1 on I-530 in Jefferson County

Arkansas State Police investigators are asking the public to help identify the driver of a vehicle that struck and killed a 19-year-old Bentonville woman late Wednesday, July 3, 2024, on Interstate 530 in Jefferson County.Witnesses reported that the vehicle struck Kalei Owen, 19, of... Read More.