Pine Bluff, Arkansas, Civic Center

Multiple Efforts To Strengthen PB

Three entities, all non-profits, currently aim to help Pine Bluff strengthen, whether through broad, city-wide revitalization or targeted economic growth and eventual economic development:  Go Forward Pine Bluff, Pine Bluff Rising, and Delta Rhythm ‘n’ Bayous.  These […]

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PB Junction’s New Logo

PB Junction is going green — PINE green with its new logo.  The logo’s symbolism represents the many and varied artists born of the area, including talents in visual arts (sketching, painting, and sculpting); music […]

Banner with fall leaves along bottom. White background with red, orange, and yellow leaves. Text: 33rd Original Kingfest. Credit (banner, no text): stux/Pixabay
Arts & Culture

The Original Kingfest (By ICVR) x 33

Join the Original Kingfest festivities from January 10 through 16, 2017, sponsored and coordinated by Interested Citizens for Voter Registration (ICVR) in Pine Bluff, Arkansas.  The events and locations vary day by day, as Kingfest is truly […]

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On Peace, Joy, and Self Worth

Bradley Gregory, currently of Pine Bluff, Arkansas, recently shared these sage words on awareness and protection of self worth: “Never let anyone rob you of your peace, joy, & self worth. As hard as it […]

Acoustic guitar fingerboard. Credit: Mike Foster
Rays of Light

On Gut Bucket Blues

Parents can relate to Geraldine Smith who, in the 1950s, warned her daughter about “gut bucket blues,” a genre of music that Mrs. Smith deemed inappropriate.  Children (even those who have grown up) can relate […]