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Jonesboro, Arkansas is located in Craighead County. Zip codes in Jonesboro, AR include 72402, 72403, and 72404. The median home price in Jonesboro is $166,500. More Jonesboro information.

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Local news for Jonesboro, AR continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.

3 min ago | KAIT-TV

Jonesboro man arrested for pulling machete on another man

David L. Bowers JONESBORO, AR - A Jonesboro man was arrested for aggravated assault after he pulled a machete on another man who was grieving over the death of his mother, according to a Jonesboro Police report.

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4 hrs ago | KAIT-TV

Sen. Boozman to tour hospital in Jonesboro

JONESBORO, AR - Republican U.S. Senator John Boozman is scheduled to tour the new NEA Baptist Memorial Hospital in Jonesboro.

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7 hrs ago | NWAonline

Shaft of broken club impales ASU student

An Arkansas State University freshman was impaled by the shaft of a broken golf club during rush activities at a campus fraternity Tuesday in Jonesboro.

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Wed Aug 20, 2014

The Courier

Jonesboro paper says police chief bullied reporter

The publisher of the Jonesboro Sun newspaper wants the city police chief to quit, saying the chief bullied a reporter into quitting by making a series of derogatory statements about her on Facebook.

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The City Wire

Mitt Romney endorses Hutchinson in Arkansas gubernatorial race

The 2012 Republican presidential nominee paid a visit to Northeast Arkansas, endorsing fellow Republican Asa Hutchinson in this year's gubernatorial election.

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KAIT-TV

More details released about accident at Kappa Alpha house

JONESBORO, AR - A freshman student and sorority member at Arkansas State University was severely injured Tuesday night at a fraternity house, according to an incident report filed with the Arkansas State University Police Department.

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KAIT-TV Jonesboro

Former police officer awarded $8,000 in EEOC settlement

A former Jonesboro police officer agreed to settle a dispute with the Jonesboro Police Department out of court, according to documents filed with the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission.

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

KAIT-TV

Sources: ASU student hurt at frat house

JONESBORO, AR - An Arkansas State University sorority member was injured Tuesday night at a fraternity house on the Jonesboro campus.

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KAIT-TV Jonesboro

Greensborough Village rezoning to appear before council two more times

JONESBORO, AR - Greensborough Village was back in front of city leaders Tuesday night but they say a decision on the rezoning won't be made until mid-September.

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KAIT-TV

Families Inc Score a Touch Down, Howl for Humanity organization

JONESBORO, AR - Arkansas State University's Howl made an appearance at the Families Inc. Counseling Services in Jonesboro Tuesday evening.

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KAIT-TV

Senator Mark Pryor traveling across Arkansas to promote jobs bill

JONESBORO, AR - Arkansas U.S. Senator Mark Pryor is traveling across the state to discuss a bill he believes will increase jobs.

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KAIT-TV Jonesboro

JPD: FEMA employees robbed, no one charged

JONESBORO, AR - Two FEMA employees claim they were robbed while working in Jonesboro.

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

KAIT-TV

Craighead County justices discuss allocations of sales tax

JONESBORO, AR - Members of the Craighead County Quorum Court Road Committee are set to discuss the allocation of money collected from a one-cent sales tax tonight.

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KAIT-TV

Woman's 'lack of concern' for pooch leads to animal cruelty charge

JONESBORO, AR - A Jonesboro woman claims she left her dog locked in her car for just 22 minutes while she shopped.

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KAIT-TV

Complete Coverage: Train crash near Hoxie

Monday Afternoon Update: Here is a quick look at stories trending now, plus some the Region 8 News' reporters are working on to share with you on Region 8 News at 5, 6, and 10 p.m. Trending Online NTSB initiates crash investigation, names of victims released Woman's 'lack of concern' for pooch leads to animal cruelty charge Hunters snag 1K-pound ... (more)

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KAIT-TV Jonesboro

Jonesboro liquor sales down from year to year

JONESBORO, AR - While some Jonesboro restaurants saw their revenues from liquor sales go up in July, many saw their numbers drop significantly.

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RollingStone

Johnny Cash Home Opening Features Famous Friends and Family

The fourth annual Johnny Cash Music Festival at Arkansas State University on Friday was a history-making event as the sold-out concert at the Convocation Center in Jonesboro featured performances from a trio of Country Music Hall of Fame members: Reba McEntire, Loretta Lynn and Bobby Bare.

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M2.com

Bear State Financial posts USD 0.05 of 2Q14 EPS

This compares to a loss of USD 257,000 in 1Q14 and core earnings of USD 84,000 in the 2Q13.

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Sun Aug 17, 2014

NewsOK.com

Sen. Mark Pryor plans stops across Arkansas

U.S. Sen. Mark Pryor is planning several stops in Arkansas cities this week as he faces a re-election challenge.

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AccuWeather.com

Arkansas Train Collision Forces Evacuations

Two trains collided near Hoxie, Arkansas, at approximately 2:30 a.m. CDT, Sunday, Aug. 17, 2014, according to Arkansas State Police.

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