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Church-goers flock to Easter services across Region 8
JONESBORO,AR - Church-goers flocked to services around Region 8 today to celebrate the Easter holiday.
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Sat Apr 19, 2014
Bikers help bikers, warn community of riding risks
JONESBORO, AR - Region 8 bikers hit the road Saturday to raise money for fellow motorcyclists and their families.
Fri Apr 18, 2014
Construction sector helps AR unemployment numbers
JONESBORO, AR - According to the Associated Press, state officials say Arkansas' unemployment rate has dropped below seven percent for the first time in more than five years.
Veterans learn about services available to them
JONESBORO, AR - St. Bernards Auditorium in Jonesboro was filled with veterans from all over Region 8 on Friday.
Thu Apr 17, 2014
Project Lifesaver helps Bono family
JONESBORO, AR - Holli Crowe's daughter, Macie, is an 11 year old with Down's syndrome and Autism.
Girl trapped underwater 20 minutes in critical condition
JONESBORO, AR A 10-year-old girl is in critical condition at a Memphis hospital after becoming trapped beneath a pipe in a water-filled ditch for 20 minutes.
The ASU Herald
All in Drag: GSA puts on annual show
"Allura," one of the participants in Wednesday night's drag show hosted by the Gay-Straight Alliance, was one of the emcees at the event.
The ASU Herald
Campus Crime: April 9 - April 12
Officer Keith Gilliam responded to a fire alarm from room 511 in Arkansas Hall. Inside the room he saw smoke hanging in the air and a George Foreman grill with three hamburger patties next to it.
McCollum, Seitz Engagement
Ms. Beverly Nix and Mr. Rob McCollum of Jonesboro, AR, announce the engagement of their daughter, Karrah Ashley McCollum to Frank Richard Seitz, son of Mr. and Mrs. Dave Seitz of Searcy, AR.
Wed Apr 16, 2014
AG considering revised wording on AR alcohol ballot item
JONESBORO, AR - Backers of a proposed constitutional amendment that would make it legal to produce and sell alcohol in all 75 Arkansas counties are trying again for approval of the wording of their ballot item.
April Teacher of the Month: Ms. Jenny Mayer
JONESBORO, AR - Ms. Jenny Mayer from Health, Wellness and Environmental Studies Magnet School has been selected as our April Teacher of the Month.
Agape House to host their 2nd annual golf tournament
JONESBORO, AR -The 2nd annual "Golf for Agape" will be held at Sage Meadows in Jonesboro on Saturday.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
Jonesboro police chief presents new alcohol ordinance
JONESBORO, AR - Members of the Jonesboro Public Safety Committee were presented with a proposal concerning the city's alcohol ordinance.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
Region 8 viewers ask: Why did sex offender only serve four months?
JONESBORO, AR - The arrest of one local sex offender has created a local social media storm.
Sun Apr 13, 2014
Railroad crossings are growing danger in Region 8
JONESBORO, AR - The number of car vs. train accidents turned deadly from 2012 to 2013.
Sat Apr 12, 2014
Residents learn to save lives with technology
JONESBORO, AR - The Craighead County Sheriff's Department trained community members Saturday afternoon on how to keep their loved ones safe.
Kids and canines hunted for eggs at annual Easter egg hunt
JONESBORO, AR - Kids and their four-legged companions were treated to a twist on the traditional Easter egg hunt Saturday afternoon.
Neighborhood group does some spring cleaning
JONESBORO, AR - The West End Neighborhood Association hosted its fifth-annual Spring Cleanup Saturday morning.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
Jobless claims plummet to a nearly 7-year low
JONESBORO, AR - The number of Americans filing new unemployment benefit claims fell sharply last week to the lowest level in almost seven years, according to a Reuters article .
KPLC-TV Lake Charles
Teacher accused of dragging special needs student by his ankles
JONESBORO, AR A Jonesboro school teacher has been placed on administrative leave after police say she was caught on surveillance video dragging a young student by the ankles.