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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 $163,700. More Jonesboro information.

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3 hrs ago | KAIT-TV

Jonesboro American Legion Post recruiting veterans

JONESBORO, AR - The Jonesboro American Legion Pickett Post #21 is hosting a "Post Revitalization" event.

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5 hrs ago | The ASU Herald

Home sweet home

The end of school is quickly approaching, and while some students are eagerly planning beach and amusement park vacations or applying for jobs, others are faced with seeking a place to live.

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9 hrs ago | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

Agency says no senior centers will close

JONESBORO, AR - Good news for Region 8 seniors. The Arkansas Area Agency on Aging just received their funding report for this year and no centers will have to close their doors.

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16 hrs ago | KAIT-TV

Osceola sets meeting on Big River Steel bonds

OSCEOLA, AR - The Osceola City Council has scheduled a meeting to discuss issuing $1.5 billion of economic development bonds for the Big River Steel mill.

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Wed Apr 23, 2014

Times-Dispatch

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Hunter Smith and Miranda Sullens of Walnut Ridge have announced the birth of a daughter on April 13, 2014, at NEA Baptist Memorial Hospital in Jonesboro.

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KAIT-TV

School lunch hours create unhealthy eating habits

JONESBORO, AR - According to The American Academy of Pediatrics, it's recommended that students get at least 20 minutes for lunch.

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KCTV5

City-size iceberg breaks off of Antarctica

Future bouts of unpredictable weather could produce a hodgepodge of solutions for making up lost days, similar to what happened this school year.

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Tue Apr 22, 2014

FOX16

40 Displaced, One Killed in Jonesboro Apartment Fire

One person is reported killed and more than 40 others are displaced following a fire at an apartment building for the elderly.

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KAIT-TV Jonesboro

Jonesboro woman's murder trial delayed

JONESBORO, Ark. - The murder trial of a Jonesboro woman in the shooting death of her husband is being delayed until September.

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Mon Apr 21, 2014

KAIT-TV

"Golf for Agape" raises thousands of dollars

JONESBORO, AR -Thousands of dollars were raised during the 2nd annual "Golf for Agape" tournament Saturday.

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KAIT-TV

Extra security called to area schools after anonymous threats

JONESBORO, AR - There is an additional police force at several area schools Monday after vague threats made over the weekend.

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Sun Apr 20, 2014

KAIT-TV

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

KAIT-TV Jonesboro

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.

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Fri Apr 18, 2014

KAIT-TV Jonesboro

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.

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KAIT-TV Jonesboro

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.

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Thu Apr 17, 2014

KAIT-TV

Project Lifesaver helps Bono family

JONESBORO, AR - Holli Crowe's daughter, Macie, is an 11 year old with Down's syndrome and Autism.

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WNEM-TV Saginaw

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.

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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.

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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.

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Beecher Herald

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.

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