Thursday Dec 5
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.
The ASU Herald
A-State student is bringing noticias to Region 8
A new section to the Region 8 News website has been added thanks to an A-State student.
No injuries reported in storms that hit Caraway
Authorities say damage was reported in the Craighead County towns of Caraway and Monette after the storms hit Thursday night.
Local church collects diapers for families in need
FORREST CITY, AR -The Forest Home Church of Nazarene hosted a diaper drive Saturday to assist local families in need.
Slim pickings for local cotton ginners
MONETTE, AR - It's no secret that cotton has gone through a slump this year. Hardships are mounting for the remaining handful of cotton gins scattered throughout the area.