Saturday May 18
Log Cabin Democrat
Being named valedictorian a 'surprise' for Conway Christian senior
The Conway Christian senior said she expected one of two other classmates to garner the title, and the moment she realized she would be valedictorian was an unexpected one.
Fri May 17, 2013
Davy Carter Named EVP for Home BancShares
Davy Carter, speaker of the Arkansas House of Representatives, today was named executive vice president at Home BancShares Inc.
Thu May 16, 2013
The Memphis Flyer
In the heart of Memphis In May barbecue season, we're bold to suggest you travel beyond the bounds of the greater Memphis area to get elbow-deep in a plate of ribs.
Wed May 15, 2013
Arkansas Farmers Finally Planting Crops after Rain Delay
JONESBORO, Ark. - Arkansas' cotton, rice and corn growers are making a late-inning rally after a spring-long rain-and-cold delay that kept them from planting their crops.
Tue May 14, 2013
Mon May 13, 2013
Doctors train as Jonesboro S.W.A.T. officers
Dr. Shane Speights Dr. Spencer Guinn S.W.A.T. Doc training JONESBORO, AR - Saying "I want to give back to the community". You've heard it, and probably even said it.
NEA Food bank can continue program with new grant
JONESBORO, AR - The Food Bank of Northeast Arkansas received a grant on Monday that will help feed the children of Region 8. The Arkansas Community Foundation awarded the food bank $1,000. This was made possible through the St.
Log Cabin Democrat
Locals receive over $21K in scholarships from Conway Regional foundation
Scholarships totaling more than $21,0000 were recently awarded to local health care students by the Conway Regional Health Foundation.
Sun May 12, 2013
Jonesboro City Hall gets ready for move
The move is set for Wednesday, when City Hall will be closed. Offices are to reopen Thursday at their new home at 300 S. Church Street.
Juvenile arrested in Jonesboro Walmart bomb threat
Authorities say the store was cleared Saturday afternoon. The Jonesboro Sun reports the suspect was arrested and kept overnight at the Craighead County juvenile lockup.
Fri May 10, 2013
Women in Region 8 attend self defense class
JONESBORO, AR - A self defense class took place Friday afternoon on a Region 8 high school campus.
Man arrested after mistaking police cruiser for a "couch"
Blaine Butcher If, after imbibing "3, 4, 5, 6...maybe more" drinks at the Brickhouse Grill, you feel like taking a rest, don't do it on a Jonesboro police car.
Workplace in the classroom at Fox Meadow Elem.
JONESBORO, AR - Some Fox Meadow Elementary kids now know what it's like to be live on scene or to put handcuffs on a criminal.
Thu May 09, 2013
Learning Center gets "Sunshine Special" for lunch
JONESBORO, AR - The annual "Sunshine Special" hosted by the Exchange Club happened Thursday at Craighead Forest Park.
Over 100 seniors presented with Challenge Awards
JONESBORO, AR - The 8th annual Senior Challenge Awards event happened in the Military Sciences Building on the campus of Arkansas State University on Thursday.
Huge differences in hospital charges, CMS finds
How is it possible that a major and small bowel procedure at National Park Medical Center in Hot Springs costs on average $333,470, according to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services , but only $19,740 at St.
Police probe blind man's shooting in NE Arkansas
DALTON, AR - Randolph County authorities say a man who lost his sight to a gunshot a decade ago is on a ventilator and unable to speak about what led to his being shot last week while out walking.
Police have tips on how to keep older children safe
JONESBORO, AR - The rescue of three Cleveland women Tuesday is a reminder to parents that young children aren't the only targets for being abducted.
Wed May 08, 2013
Gas prices up again as holiday nears
JONESBORO, AR - Gas prices around Region 8 have once again started to rise as the Memorial Day holiday approaches and it's the last thing you want to spend your money on.
Great Escape Giveaway Rules
2) Sign up at a Sonic location or at Cavenaugh Ford when The Mix is on location.