Driving Conditions Still Treacherous in Northeast Arkansas
Any ice that had melted on the roadways refroze overnight causing all streets and highways to become solid sheets of ice.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Man accused of urinating in store told police he needed to "pee bad"
John Posey PARAGOULD, AR -- When you gotta go, you gotta go. But, it's where a man went that landed him in jail.
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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
Police: J'boro used car dealer butt-dialed target of a hit while allegedly plotting his murder
This one slipped by us in the turkey-coma stupor last week, but it's too funny not to mention: police in Jonesboro say that a used car dealer who was allegedly talking to a hit man about murdering a former employee let the target in on the plot after accidentally dialing the man on his cell phone.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
Man Planning Murder Accidentally Butt-Dials Intended Victim
Police in Arkansas say a man's plot to murder another man was reportedly uncovered after he accidentally butt-dialed his intended victim.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
8 Investigates: Switching Kitchens
PARAGOULD, AR - Four Region 8 schools districts are looking to partner with an outside vendor for school lunches next year.
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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.
Mon Nov 18, 2013
Boil order in effect for Pocahontas High School campus
POCAHONTAS, AR - A boil order is in effect until later this week at the Pocahontas High School Campus.
Sat Nov 16, 2013
Police: Credit card fraud victims all ate at Jonesboro restaurant
JONESBORO, AR Jonesboro police say more than a dozen people had their credit card numbers stolen after eating at a local restaurant.
Fri Nov 15, 2013
Paragould Man Gets 2 Life Sentences and More for Raping Minor Granddaughter
Scott Ellington, Second Judicial District Prosecuting Attorney, announced Friday that a Greene County jury convicted Terry Allen Dowdy, 50, of Paragould of raping and sexually assaulting his minor granddaughter multiple times over a three-year period.
Thu Nov 14, 2013
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Renaissance feast comes to A-State
Morgan Langley and Jessica Baldwin dress up in medieval wear for last year's Madrigal Feaste.
Wed Nov 13, 2013
James and Courtney Colburn of Trumann have announced the birth of a daughter on Oct. 18, 2013, at the St. Bernards Birthcare Center.
Tue Nov 12, 2013
Greene County coroner seeks new morgue location
PARAGOULD, AR - As Greene County plans to open a new jail next year, at least one county official has his eye on the old facility.
Sun Nov 10, 2013
Local girl scouts earn badges for community service
HARRISBURG, AR - Local Girl Scout troops got a chance to earn up to six badges Saturday at their community service event at Parker Homestead in Harrisburg.