Craighead County Newswire

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  1. Booze UPDATE: Local option drives dropped in Faulkner and Craighead countiesRead the original story

    39 min ago | Arkansas Times

    ... hundred thousand trying to keep the measure off the Faulkner County ballot and liquor stores neighboring Craighead County also worked against that effort. This doesn't end the fight against alcohol in Faulkner and Craighead by any means, however. ...

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  2. Our Community, Our Dollars fails to get alcohol initiative on November ballotRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | KAIT-TV

    JONESBORO, AR - Residents in Craighead County will not vote on an alcohol initiative in November, according to Our Community, Our Dollars President Jay Allen. 2 comments

  3. Police say Arkansas man tried to mail drugs to jailed brotherRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | KAIT-TV

    Brandon Buck (Source: Craighead Co. Sheriff's Office) David Buck (Source: Craighead County Sheriff's Office) JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) - A Jonesboro man appeared in court Thursday on charges of criminal conspiracy while his brother is wanted for ...

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  4. Police: Arkansas man tried to mail meth to jailRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Benton Courier

    ... 2 for meth possession. David Buck posted bond, but his brother remained incarcerated with a parole hold. Craighead County Deputy David Bailey says he was monitoring inmate phone calls Sunday when David Buck told his brother he was going to mail him ...

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  5. Craighead County Man Accused of Trying to Kidnap BoysRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | FOX16

    A Craighead County man is behind bars, accused of trying to kidnap children and impersonating a police officer.

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  6. Tax collectors remind residents of deadline, new fees for delinquencyRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | KAIT-TV

    ... a new law to take effect this October could have you shelling out more money if you don't pay on time. With Craighead County continually growing, so does the amount of tax money collected. Tax Collector Marsha Phillips told Region 8 News that the ...

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  7. Arkansas man arrested after trying to mail meth to jailRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | KATV Little Rock

    ... 2 for meth possession. David Buck posted bond, but his brother remained incarcerated with a parole hold. A Craighead County deputy says he was monitoring inmate phone calls Sunday when David Buck told his brother he was going to mail him meth. He ...

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  8. Man arrested for stealing from workplaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    Source: Craighead County Sheriff's Office JONESBORO, AR - A Jonesboro man was arrested for stealing from his workplace.

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  9. Jonesboro entertainer's drug case pushed to AugustRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    Paul Eldon Richardson (Source: Craighead County Sheriff's Office) JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) - A Jonesboro man who was arrested in December of last year for rape, possession of a controlled substance and possession of drug paraphernalia will appear in ...

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  10. Mom accused of leaving babies home aloneRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 28 | KAIT-TV

    ... two weeks ago. She is currently four months pregnant. The officer arrested Lopez and took her to the Craighead County Detention Center where a hold was placed on her pending a probable cause hearing on Monday, July 28. Copyright 2014 KAIT . All ...

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  11. Democrats highlight another GOP tax cheatRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 28 | Arkansas Times

    ... houses around the state, he seemed to spend little time in the town in which he was elected Mayor," said Craighead County Democratic Chair Benton Smith. "Jonesboro deserves honest representation in the state house and from his actions, it's clear ...

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  12. Jonesboro woman leaves 2 babies home alone, arrestedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 27 | KAIT-TV

    Sharonda Tierre Lopez (Source: Craighead County Jail) JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) - A Jonesboro woman faces felony charges after she left her small children alone at home Saturday morning. According to a police report, Jonesboro police officers were called ... 10 comments

  13. Man missing for 7 months found safeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    ... 7 months missing, a local man has been found safe. On Wednesday, July 15, Shayne Croy of Paragould told Craighead County sheriff's detectives his brother, Christopher Wayne Croy, has not been seen nor heard from since the first week of December ...

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  14. Region 8 library hosts magic showRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 23 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    JONESBORO, AR - Region 8 children were left in amazement after a magic show sponsored by the Craighead County Jonesboro Public Library Wednesday.

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  15. Women flee to roof to escape gunmanRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 23 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    ... rescued from the roof of their house after police say a man opened fire on them. Around 11:38 p.m. Tuesday Craighead County sheriff's deputies were called to a home in the 1200-block of County Road 444 regarding a domestic disturbance with weapons. ...

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  16. Rape suspect now charged with child pornographyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 23 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    ... rt stated. At the time of his latest arrest, Thorpe was free on bond. Thorpe is currently being held at the Craighead County Detention Center. Copyright 2014 KAIT . All rights reserved.

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  17. Group needs over 3,800 more valid signatures for Craighead Co. wet/dry issueRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    ... to gather the valid signatures needed to get the wet/dry issue on the November ballot. Monday afternoon, Craighead County Clerk Kade Holliday released the latest numbers on the issue. On July 7, the group, backed by WalMart and Kum & Go, had to ...

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  18. Alcohol petitions fall shortRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | Arkansas Online

    A group of supporters to place local alcohol sales on county ballots fell short of signatures in Craighead County, the clerk's office said Monday.

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  19. Police beatRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 22 | NWAonline

    ... register. A group of supporters to place local alcohol sales on county ballots fell short of signatures in Craighead County, the clerk's office said Monday. Read>>

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  20. Autopsy cites intubation as cause of cyclist's deathRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 22 | NWAonline

    ... register. A group of supporters to place local alcohol sales on county ballots fell short of signatures in Craighead County, the clerk's office said Monday. Read>> A Little Rock jogger found an unconscious 76-year-old man lying in the grass early ...

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