Arts & Culture

The New Community Theatre

History and rebirth, technology and performing arts:  You’ll find these all wrapped in one at The New Community Theatre in downtown Pine Bluff, Arkansas, possibly as soon as spring of 2017.  The first clue for most […]

Civics & Economics

Main Street’s Brain Trust

A makeover for Pine Bluff’s Main Street is in the works (see Main Street’s New Beginnings), thanks to a Simmons Foundation-funded task force.  Following the collapse of a few buildings in 2014 and 2015, the City […]

Arts & Culture

Fine Arts in Pine Bluff

Pine Bluff’s rich history in arts spans the formal displays of art centers and galleries as well as the walls of its storied downtown murals.  I hope you’ll treat yourself to multiple visits; to start, try […]

Civics & Economics

Main Street’s New Beginnings

In February of 2014, an empty building at Fourth and Main Street partially collapsed.  The immediate collateral damage included a ruptured gas line and damaged cars, with traffic (both train and car) brought to a halt.  […]

Welcome

Welcome to PB Junction!

Welcome to PB Junction, a hub for current and historical information on Pine Bluff, Arkansas.  Over the last few years, Pine Bluff has undergone notable changes, including a Main Street downfall (literally, to some extent), […]