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NEA Baptist celebrates new hospital and clinic
JONESBORO, AR - The new NEA Baptist Memorial Hospital and Clinic held a ribbon cutting and dedication Tuesday.
Traffic Alert: Rollover accident on Highway 63
JONESBORO, AR -- Jonesboro police and rescue crews have been dispatched to a rollover crash on Highway 63, just west of the Caraway Road overpass.
Tue Dec 10, 2013
John Two-Hawks comes to Laman Library
Live at Laman is back with a performance from John Two-Hawks , Laman Library, 7 p.m. Up in Jonesboro, Mark O'Connor and Friends present An Appalachian Christmas Show , ASU Jonesboro, 7:30 p.m., $6-$30.
Roof collapses at Jonesboro parking garage
JONESBORO, AR - The roof collapsing at a local parking garage has forced the city to look at other buildings around town.
Arkansas State planning new hotel and convention center
Arkansas State University is planning to develop a hotel and conference center near the football stadium on its Jonesboro campus.
Firefighters at Parkwood Rd. battling blaze
JONESBORO, AR - Fire crews are on scene of a house fire at 3108 Parkwood Road. Heavy smoke was reported coming from the home.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
A busted pipe floods local church
JONESBORO, AR - One Region 8 church spent all Monday cleaning up and salvaging items after a busted pipe flooded their entire building.
Arkansas state employees allowed to report late
JONESBORO, AR - Arkansas Gov. Mike Beebe is giving state employees an additional two hours to report to work Monday while officials at Arkansas State University and with the Little Rock School District say both will be closed following winter storms in Arkansas.
Sun Dec 08, 2013
Jonesboro drivers still face slick roads
JONESBORO, AR - Region 8 took to the streets Sunday to see how road conditions have improved.
Sat Dec 07, 2013
Preparing your home for cold days ahead
JONESBORO, AR - Keeping your home warm could drain your wallet.As the temperature starts to drop over the next few days, there are several ways to keep the heat inside your home without breaking the bank.
Freezing rain brings down tree onto Jonesboro home
JONESBORO, AR - The freezing rain made roads dangerous and caused a tree to fall on a house, according to a Jonesboro homeowner.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Arkansas State officials consider partnership for hotel
JONESBORO, Ark. - The chancellor of Arkansas State University says ASU will consider a public-private partnership to develop a hotel and conference center on the Jonesboro campus.
The Tradition Of Little Rock Games
Growing up in Arkansas, it was a given that I would be a Razorback fan. Although my parents are from Georgia, they moved to Fayetteville to work at the University of Arkansas for Campus Crusade for Christ after they graduated from college.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
CWL ready to power Jonesboro
JONESBORO, AR - City Water and Light made sure it had plenty of insurance before the worst of this winter storm hit.
Demand for generators clears shelves
JONESBORO, AR - For several retailers on Thursday the demand for generators cleared shelves.
Winter Storm: Arkansas State University closed Friday
JONESBORO, AR -- Arkansas State University will close on Friday, Dec. 6, due to the impending winter weather.
Shelters opening in Region 8
Jonesboro, AR -- In case of power outage, the following shelters have been set up: Craighead County: -Monette Sr. Life Center, 504 South Williams, remains open as shelter -Monette Housing Authority, 429 South Williams, remaining open if there is loss of heat or power Jackson County: -Harris Hospital Open only for those without power.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Delta Farm Press
Soybean Research Summit
This year's record-breaking, 100-bushel per acre Arkansas soybean growers will be sharing the secrets behind their successes at the Arkansas Soybean Research Summit to be held at Jonesboro, Ark.