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  1. Rape, poaching suspect arrested after jumping off 2nd floorRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    ... Lawrence County Jail. The Lawrence County Sheriff's Department did not comment on Stewart's arrest. In October, Brookland police heard Stewart was staying at the Whitten Creek apartments with some friends. Police went to the apartments searching for ...

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  2. Boy steers car to safety after dad has seizure behind the wheelRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 4 | KAIT-TV

    JONESBORO, AR - A normal day turns terrifying for a Brookland teen and his father. "I just hope he's gonna get out of this," Michael Jones told Region 8 News. 1 comment

  3. Police blotter: 37 hours after being released, woman back in jailRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 3 | KAIT-TV

    JONESBORO, AR - Little more than 36 hours after she was released from jail on theft charges , a Brookland woman landed back behind bars for the same crime. Craighead County sheriff's deputies arrested Amber Nicole Davis, 28, of Brookland on suspicion of theft $1,000 or less. 1 comment

  4. GR8 JOB!: Swifton Middle SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 2 | KAIT-TV

    BROOKLAND, AR - Gr8 Job! to the Swifton Middle School who helped Region 8 children Tuesday morning. The students gathered for a special assembly celebrating the grand opening of their school boutique.

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  5. No injuries reported in house fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    CRAIGHEAD COUNTY, AR - Emergency responders were called out to a house fire Tuesday afternoon. The Brookland and Philadelphia Fire Departments were dispatched to a fire at 295 County Road 774.

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  6. Rape, poaching suspect jumps off 2nd floor to run from policeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2014 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    WALNUT RIDGE, AR - A Lawrence County man charged with rape is still on the run after police officers spotted him in Brookland late October. According to an incident report by Brookland police, officers heard Joseph Franklin Stewart, 25, of Walnut Ridge was staying at the Whitten Creek apartments with some friends.

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  7. Region 8 girl scout troop helping local farmRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2014 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    BROOKLAND, AR - Brookland Girl Scout Troop 3400 hosted Farm Recycle Day at the ASU Farmers Market on Saturday. All donations from the event go directly to Fair Haven Farms, an animal rescue in Trumann.

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  8. Audit into mayor's office reveals no problemsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2014 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    BROOKLAND, AR - An "extensive" audit into the Brookland mayor's office revealed the mayor did not misuse his position, according to minutes recorded at the city council meeting on Monday, October 13, 2014. This after Brookland Mayor Kenneth Jones called a special city council meeting in April regarding an anonymous letter sent to council members.

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  9. Local fire department teaches safety to studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2014 | KAIT-TV

    BROOKLAND, AR - A group of Region 8 children spent their morning low to the ground. Wednesday was fire safety day at Brookland Elementary school.

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  10. Fire safety dayRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 8, 2014 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    BROOKLAND, AR - A group of Region 8 children spent their morning low to the ground. Wednesday was fire safety day at Brookland Elementary school.

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  11. September Teacher of the Month: Mrs. Jessica HaireRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2014 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    BROOKLAND, AR -Mrs. Jessica Haire from Brookland Elementary School has been named the September Teacher of the Month. Haire grew up in Jonesboro and went to school in the Brookland School District.

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  12. Brookland officials want new census of populationRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2014 | Arkansas Online

    JONESBORO - Officials in a northeast Arkansas city want a new count of its population to show the growth they say the city has experienced since the 2010 census.

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  13. Sheriff: Family reports man missing for 7 monthsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2014 | KAIT-TV

    ... said his 34-year-old brother, who also goes by the name Christopher Alexander Adams, had been living outside of Brookland on County Road 733 and working at Subway on Caraway Road at the time of his disappearance. Since then, the missing man has not ... 1 comment

  14. Brookland PD: Man steals purse by hitting woman with poleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2014 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    BROOKLAND, AR - The Brookland Police Department said they are looking for a man connected to an aggravated robbery. 1 comment

  15. Brookland firework stand sees increase in salesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2014 | KAIT-TV

    BROOKLAND, AR -Kaden's Fireworks in Brookland is preparing for one of their busiest days of the year.

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  16. RecordsRead the original story

    Jun 25, 2014 | Times-Dispatch

    ... five ounces, and has been named Chevy Aaron Caldwell. He has a brother, Jordan, 12. David and Julie Heckethorn of Brookland have announced the birth of a son, born May 30, 2014, at St. Bernard's Birthcare Center in Jonesboro. The baby weighed seven ...

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  17. Death of 14-day-old baby ruled accidental suffocationRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2014 | KFVS12

    BROOKLAND, AR No charges will be filed against the parents of a two-week-old baby girl, according to investigators with the Craighead County Sheriff's Office.

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  18. Police Beat 6/17/14:Car seller steals from buyerRead the original story

    Jun 17, 2014 | Log Cabin Democrat

    A Conway woman reported Monday that a Brookland, Ark., man stole a 1996 Lexus she had just purchased from him.

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  19. Brookland residents: When it rains, it floodsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2014 | KAIT-TV

    BROOKLAND, AR - The recent rain in Region 8 has left streets, yards and driveways flooded.

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