4 hrs ago
Person hit by car in Brookland Saturday evening, condition unknown
BROOKLAND, AR - A person was hit by a car Saturday evening on Highway 49B in Brookland.
8 hrs ago
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.
11 hrs ago
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.
Craighead Electric prepares for winter storm
JONESBORO, AR - Craighead Electric has prepared for weeks to get ready for winter storms that could start Thursday.
Video: ASU Exploring On-Campus Hotel, Convention Center
The city of Jonesboro has been in the hunt for a convention center for a long time.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Schoolhouse vs. Jailhouse Food: Who Eats Better?
JONESBORO - It's a "healthy" discussion. Who eats better? Students in school or inmates at the jail? Well, we took our cameras to the Craighead County Detention Center and the Jonesboro Math & Science Magnet school, which is really representative of any school in Region 8.
ABC investigation into En'Vision club after shooting
JONESBORO, AR - En'Vision Club in Jonesboro is under a close watch by the Arkansas Alcoholic Beverage Control following Saturday's shooting that left one man dead.
Local DAV honors veterans with special gift
JONESBORO, AR - According to the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs, one out of four dying Americans is a veteran.
Numbers to call to report power outages
As of Tuesday morning, a winter weather watch has been issued for much of Region 8. With frozen precipitation expected to move across southeast Missouri and northeast Arkansas overnight Thursday, one can expect several more counties to be included in the watch.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Bingo! Jonesboro woman wins $75,000 lottery
JONESBORO, AR -- Tracey Doby has a lot to be thankful for this holiday season. On Monday the Jonesboro woman collected a check for $75,000 from the Arkansas Scholarship Lottery.
Police searching for apologetic robbery suspect
JONESBORO, AR -- After robbing two restaurant employees at gunpoint Saturday night, Jonesboro police say the suspect apologized and said he was "just trying to hustle."
The ASU Herald
Jonesboro adds new businesses, job opportunities for students
"We've got the type of food we think the students need and like," said. "It's nutritional, not fried, and the location is convenient for students to come by quick and get back to school or work."
Sat Nov 30, 2013
State, Nation Served By ROTC
After almost 80 years of producing commissioned military oft cers, you would think the Reserve Oft cer Training Corps at Arkansas State University has proven itself.