Members of the Rodney Block Collective at the Jefferson-Jackson Day Dinner of the Arkansas Democratic Party, including Little Rock trumpeter and band leader Block (right), crowd in for a photo with former president.
he Main Street Bridge was lit up in rainbow colors Sunday night in honor of the 49 people massacred at an Orlando, Fla., gay nightclub by a loan gunman. The towboat Patriot is moored on the north shore of the Arkansas River.
Kyle T. Miller, who describes himself as a "licensed and ordained prophet" and says he has been "prophesying and interpreting dreams for almost 15 years," has been named the director of the Delta Cultural Center at Helena.
The Broadway Bridge was closed to traffic on Wednesday to allow its demolition and replacement by a new bridge. The so-called "basket-handle arches" being assembled in the Arkansas River are part of the new span, which is projected to be complete by March 2017.