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  1. Silver Alert issued for man with ties to Region 8Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    JONESBORO, AR - Arkansas State Police have issued a Silver Alert for a missing man who has ties to Region 8. William Edward "Pete" Davidson, Jr. was last seen Wednesday around noon at 215 Airport Road in Hot Springs. Davidson, 75, is originally from Brookland and still has relatives in the area.

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  2. Family endows scholarship in memory of Barry Don Weyer Jr.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | WTOL-TV Toledo

    ... his heart and soul to the ASU Red Wolves football team," said his parents, Mechelle and Barry Don Weyer Sr. of Brookland. "He started working as an equipment manager while still in high school (at Greene County Tech) during his senior year, not ...

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  3. Fast-food restaurant coming to BrooklandRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | KAIT-TV

    BROOKLAND, AR - A national fast-food chain is opening another restaurant in a Region 8 community. A new Taco Bell is currently under construction in Brookland, just off of Highway 49. The Taco Bell should employ around 35 people.

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  4. Faulkner Roundup: Lions shut out Bears in series openerRead the original story

    Saturday May 9 | Log Cabin Democrat

    ... play Thursday at noon and the Lady Bulldogs at 2 p.m. Thursday for the first round games. With a victory against Brookland on Thursday night, the Conway Christian girls soccer team clinched the co-championship of 4A East. The Lady Eagles share the ...

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  5. Farmers battle blackbirds to save rice cropsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 5 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    CRAIGHEAD COUNTY, AR - April showers delayed planting for Arkansas farmers, but now seeds are in the ground. "A lot of progress has been made in the last week and a half," said Brookland farmer Scott Gibson.

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  6. Juvenile nearly drowns in Brookland homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2015 | KAIT-TV

    CRAIGHEAD COUNTY, AR - A Region 8 family had a close call Saturday afternoon after a juvenile nearly drowned at a pool in a Brookland home. Craighead County Deputy Jason Allen said they received the call about the possible drowning at around 3:40 p.m. Emergency crews then arrived to the home on Craighead County Road 702 .

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  7. A family matter: Wolff-Parkinson-White SyndromeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2015 | KAIT-TV

    ... 11:30 am A· Annie Camp - Jonesboro 12:00 pm A· MacArthur - Jonesboro 12:30 pm A· Jonesboro High School 1:00 pm A· Brookland 1:45 pm A· Westside 2:00 pm A· Riverside 2:30 pm A· Valley View 3:00 pm Copyright 2015 KAIT . All rights reserved.

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  8. Former Brookland minister charged with possession of child pornRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2015 | KAIT-TV

    BROOKLAND, AR - John-Mark Wilson, the former minister of the Brookland Church of Christ, is charged with possession of child pornography. Jonesboro Detective Brandon King said he was able to connect to a computer where he downloaded 5 images of child porn. 9 comments

  9. Former Brookland pastor faces child porn chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2015 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    BROOKLAND, AR - John-Mark Wilson, the former pastor of the Brookland Church of Christ, faces charges of child pornography. KAIT approached the church for a comment but they declined our offer, as did other members of the church.

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  10. One person dead in Hwy. 351 crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2015 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    CRAIGHEAD COUNTY, AR - One person died and another was injured in a wreck on Highway 351 Friday night. It happened around 8:45 p.m. According to a crash report from Arkansas State Police, Kara Ann Cline, 23, of Brookland was driving a 2001 Mitsubishi on Craighead County Road 762 when she ran the stop sign at the end of the road.

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  11. Brookland Woman Dies in Wreck in Northeast ArkansasRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2015 | FOX16

    A woman is dead after a wreck Friday night near Jonesboro. 23-year-old Kara Ann Cline of Brookland died in the wreck.

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  12. Smaller cities have same tough task of clearing roadsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2015 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    BROOKLAND, AR - When winter weather hits, smaller cities have to work to clear city streets as well. With smaller man power and little equipment, they have to work just as hard to clear roads.

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  13. Home invasion leads to kidnapping arrestRead the original story

    Feb 17, 2015 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    CRAIGHEAD COUNTY, AR - A report of a home invasion ended in a kidnapping arrest in Craighead County. The Craighead County Sheriff's Office arrested Austin Alvin Armstrong on Friday, Feb. 13. Police responded to a home invasion call in Brookland, but when officers arrived at the scene they found a kidnapping victim.

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  14. Have-A-Heart Wish-A-Thon 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2015 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    ... Caraway Rd and Highland Drive (Mattress King) PARAGOULD: Corner of Carroll Rd and Hwy 412 W (Gazaway Ace Hardware) BROOKLAND: Hwy 49B (next to the Kum & Go) & at Jordan's Quick Stop on Hwy 49 (In front of school) BAY: Hwy 463 @ Elder Street AND Hwy ...

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  15. Region 8 students collect shoes for African childrenRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2015 | KAIT-TV

    BROOKLAND, AR - A group of Region 8 children are making the lives of children a world away better. Students in the Brookland School District have hit the ground running since coming back from Christmas vacation.

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  16. Craighead Electric customers experience power outagesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2015 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    ... When the substation went down, residents near Highway 351, Highway 40 south of Paragould, and residents north of Brookland lost power. Williams said power was out from 10:00 Sunday night to 3:00 Monday morning. Williams said power has since been ...

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  17. Public recordRead the original story

    Jan 22, 2015 | Hays Daily News

    ... 12th on suspicion of possession of stimulant and possession of drug paraphernalia. Thomas Wayne Crutchfield, 35, Brookland, Ark., was arrested at 11:18 p.m. Jan. 18 in the 3600 block of Vine on suspicion of domestic battery. Darin Anthony Newell, ...

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  18. Motorcycle club members face charges for selling alcoholRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2015 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    CRAIGHEAD COUNTY, AR - Two people were arrested after their organization was caught selling alcohol without a license. On Saturday, Jonesboro Police received a complaint that the Saints and Sinners Motorcycle Club was selling alcohol in their clubhouse, on Highway 49 near Brookland.

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  19. Make-A-Wish sends Brookland family to FloridaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2015 | KAIT-TV

    BROOKLAND, AR - A three-year-old Brookland boy's Make-A-Wish came to life thanks to Brookland Schools. Shane Williamson's older brothers, Cole and Marshall, took him on a pirate scavenger hunt at Brookland Elementary Friday.

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  20. ViewpointsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2014 | Times-Dispatch

    William "Will" Whitted , 2, Hayle Whitted , 12, and Chloe Witcher , six, are the grandchildren of James and Shirley Grimes of Brookland and the late Sandra Grimes. Will and Hayle are the children of Billy and Leah Whitted of Walnut Ridge.

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