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  1. Teacher pulls student from wheel well moments before bus takes offRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | KAIT-TV

    JONESBORO, AR - A five year old girl saved seconds before tragedy. Her hero? Westside Elementary teacher, Danny Price.

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  2. Horizon Ag prepping high-amylose content rice for marketRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Delta Farm Press

    ... ield line that will offer significantly higher amylose content in this video from the 2014 Horizon Ag Field Day in Jonesboro, Ark.

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  3. Senator Mark Pryor visited with Region 8 residenceRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | KAIT-TV

    JONESBORO, AR - Senator Mark Pryor visited with Region 8 residents on Friday to pass on a very important message: early voting. Pryor said, "You'll see dozens of people that won't vote unless you ask them to vote."

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  4. Police arrest woman for stabbing man in face with screwdriverRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KAIT-TV

    JONESBORO, AR - The Jonesboro Police Department arrested a woman for stabbing a man in the mouth with a screwdriver, according to an incident report. According to the report, Marsha Davis, 34, of Jonesboro was charged with domestic battery after stabbing Harvey Anderson, 50, of Jonesboro with the screwdriver. 1 comment

  5. One suspect still on the run in home invasion caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KAIT-TV

    JONESBORO, AR - A second Jonesboro man was arrested after an arrest warrant was issued Wednesday, according to police. However, a fourth man is wanted for the same crime in relation to a home invasion.

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  6. Tragedy sparks increased safety measures for realtorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    JONESBORO, AR - Following the kidnapping and murder of realtor Beverly Carter, safety protocols have been enhanced at real estate offices across the state. "This has been such a tragedy and we wanna make sure this never happens again," Crye-Leike Executive Broker Rick McKenzie told Region 8 News.

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  7. A-State Basketball Season Tickets on SaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | FOX16

    ... The Sun Belt Conference home schedule opens Jan. 3 with Appalachian State, while in-state foe UALR will play in Jonesboro Jan. 29. The offseason has been full changes for the A-State women's basketball program with the addition of assistant Aisha ...

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  8. Ethics Commission to review 'independent' expenditure in GOP House raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Arkansas Times

    ... confirming that the Ethics Commission will investigate his complaint against Brandt Smith , a Republican seeking a Jonesboro House seat against District 58 incumbent Rep. Harold Copenhaver. Willett complains that Smith has coordinated with the ...

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  9. Burglary suspect turns self in, two others wanted for home invasionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | KAIT-TV

    JONESBORO, AR - A Jonesboro man turned himself in Thursday afternoon after an arrest warrant was issued Wednesday, according to police. However, a third man is wanted for the same crime in relation to a home invasion.

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  10. More Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WTOL-TV Toledo

    ... in their final exhibition tilt. Both games are slated for 7:05 p.m. (CST) start times at the Convocation Center in Jonesboro, Ark. The regular-season opener for A-State is Monday, Nov. 17, when the Red Wolves host the UT Martin Skyhawks in a 7:05 ...

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  11. Friday forecast: Warming upRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | KAIT-TV

    Thursday Afternoon Update: Here is a quick look at stories trending now, plus some the Region 8 News' reporters are working on to share with you on Region 8 News at 5, 6, and 10 p.m. Trending Bicycle-friendly Jonesboro Several bike trail projects are underway around Jonesboro along with Arkansas State University being recognized as a "Bicycle Friendly University" by the League of American Bicyclists.

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  12. ABF Freight asks contractors for bids on Memphis expansionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Business Journal

    ... a subsidiary of Arkansas-based ArcBest Corp., requested bids from Memphis-based Smith-Doyle Contractors Inc., Jonesboro, Arkansas-based Baldwin & Shell Construction Co., and Nashville-based D.F. Chase Inc., unnamed sources with knowledge of the ...

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  13. Jonesboro becoming more friendly for cyclistsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | KAIT-TV

    JONESBORO, AR - Several bike trail projects are underway around Jonesboro along with Arkansas State University being recognized as a "Bicycle Friendly University" by the League of American Bicyclists. Mallory Jordan talked with ASU and Jonesboro Parks and Recreation Office to find out what progress is being made and why being a bicycle friendly community is so important.

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  14. John Grisham's New Novel, Gray Mountain, Available TodayRead the original story

    Thursday | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... the office and during courtroom recesses to work on his hobby-writing his first novel. Born on February 8, 1955 in Jonesboro, Arkansas, to a construction worker and a homemaker, John Grisham as a child dreamed of being a professional baseball ...

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  15. Police: Jonesboro man gave drug evidence to officerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | KAIT-TV

    JONESBORO, AR - Jonesboro police have arrested a man who they say handed an officer an insurance card covered in cocaine residue during a traffic stop. The Jonesboro Sun reports 31-year-old Shannon Ray of Jonesboro was charged Wednesday with several drug charges.

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  16. Police: Women propositioned by exposed driverRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | KAIT-TV

    JONESBORO, AR - Jonesboro and Arkansas State University police are investigating two similar reports of indecent exposure that occurred within minutes of each other. The first incident reportedly occurred at 7:30 Wednesday morning near the intersection of Cate and Church Streets.

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  17. Police searching for two burglary suspects considered armed and dangerousRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | KAIT-TV

    JONESBORO, AR - Police are looking for two men considered armed and dangerous. Felony warrants were issued for the men Wednesday.

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  18. 2014 Top Gun SweepstakesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | KDXY-FM Jonesboro

    Listen to the Fox and WIN Benelli's ultimate auto loader and a whole lot more in the 2014 "Top Gun Sweepstakes" from DNW Outdoors in Jonesboro! This year's prize is the incredible Benelli Performance Shop, Super Black Eagle 2, Waterfowl Edition in all new, Realtree Max 5 Camo! You also win a Tri Star, Viper, 12 gauge youth compact autoloader, 4 custom Refuge acrylic calls and fully guided hunt for 4 at Bayou De View Outfitters including all food and lodging! From DNW Outdoors on Parker Road in Jonesboro, Rob Roberts Custom Gun Works, Bayou De View Outfitters, Team Refuge Custom Calls and the station that loves to hunt.

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  19. Hytrol Conveyor and Packaging Leader BWAY Partnership in Lean Continuous ImprovementRead the original story

    Thursday | PR.com

    Jonesboro, AR, October 23, 2014 -- -- Lean continuous improvement is the focus of BWAY's relationship with Hytrol Conveyor. Corporate Automation Engineer of BWAY, Allen Russ, recently shared how Hytrol has become the standard conveyor technology for the company and what drove the need for lean best-practice automation.

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  20. RecordsRead the original story

    Wednesday | Times-Dispatch

    Aaron and Jessica Smith of Arbyrd, Mo., have announced the birth of a son, born on Sept. 22, 2014, at St. Bernards Birthcare Center in Jonesboro.

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