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

    Friday May 22 | 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.


  2. 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.


  3. 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.


  4. 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 .


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

    Apr 10, 2015 | KAIT-TV

    JONESBORO, AR - Sudden Cardiac arrest claims the life of an American athlete every three days, which is a sobering statistic. One Jonesboro family feels lucky to know that they may have cheated death, not once, but three times.


  6. 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

  7. 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.


  8. 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.


  9. 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.


  10. 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.


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

    Feb 13, 2015 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    JONESBORO, AR - If you've ever wanted to wave a magic wand and turn hurt into hope, this is your chance. Please support the 2015 Have-A-Heart Wish-A-Thon for the Make-A-Wish Foundation Friday, Feb. 13th.


  12. 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.


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

    Jan 26, 2015 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    JONESBORO, AR - Approximately 2,100 customers of Craighead Electric Cooperative Corporation can expect a temporary power outage sometime Monday afternoon or evening, according to Monty Williams. Williams told Region 8 News that a tree was knocked down by strong winds Sunday night.


  14. 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.


  15. 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.


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

    Dec 9, 2014 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    WALNUT RIDGE, AR - A Lawrence County man charged with rape and poaching last spotted by police in late October, was arrested. According to records, Joseph Franklin Stewart, 25, of Walnut Ridge is in custody at the Lawrence County Jail.


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

    Dec 4, 2014 | 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.


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

    Dec 3, 2014 | 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

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

    Dec 2, 2014 | 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.


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

    Nov 25, 2014 | 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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