Craighead County Newswire

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  1. Truman city officials are working to raise awarenessRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | KAIT-TV

    ... servants can do as far as positively raising awareness for something." Chief Henson said he challenged Craighead County Sheriff Marty Boyd and Chief Deputy Justin Rolland to face the water next. He's also outing Jonesboro Mayor Harold Perrin, Chief ...

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  2. Jonesboro man arrested for pulling machete on another manRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | KAIT-TV

    David L. Bowers (Source: Craighead County Sheriff's Office) JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) - A Jonesboro man was arrested for aggravated assault after he pulled a machete on another man who was grieving over the death of his mother, according to a Jonesboro ...

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  3. Arkansas Prison Inmate Found Dead in SuicideRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 18 | FOX16

    ... ADC as a new commitment on Aug. 7, 2007. He was serving a 30-year initial sentence for a rape conviction in Craighead County and a 30-year consecutive sentence of criminal attempt capital murder, also from Craighead County. Additionally, Hill had a ...

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  4. Region 8 convict found dead in prison cellRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 18 | KAIT-TV

    ... sheet attached to an air vent. Hill was serving a 62-year sentence for rape and attempted capital murder in Craighead County; second degree sexual assault in Mississippi County; and a 2-year sentence for second degree battery in Lincoln County. He ...

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  5. Craighead County justices discuss allocations of sales taxRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 18 | KAIT-TV

    JONESBORO, AR - Members of the Craighead County Quorum Court Road Committee are set to discuss the allocation of money collected from a one-cent sales tax tonight.

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  6. Arkansas work release escapee recapturedRead the original story

    Feb 18, 2014 | KATV Little Rock

    ... 8/17/2014 3:24:12 PM (GMT -5:00) Steven Eagle, an ROTC instructor at Westside High School in Craighead County has been arrested on child porn charges and sexual assault If you've been on Facebook lately, you've most likely seen an influx of "Back to ...

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  7. NTSB updates media on Hoxie train crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2014 | KATV Little Rock

    ... broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.) Steven Eagle, an ROTC instructor at Westside High School in Craighead County has been arrested on child porn charges and sexual assault Steven Eagle, an ROTC instructor at Westside High School in Craighead ...

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  8. Residents evacuated after deadly train collision near HoxieRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2014 | KATV Little Rock

    ... their mom decided she was going to retaliate. Steven Eagle, an ROTC instructor at Westside High School in Craighead County has been arrested on child porn charges and sexual assault Steven Eagle, an ROTC instructor at Westside High School in ...

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  9. Children removed from filthy, needle-filled home; mom arrestedRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 16 | WBTV

    ... g a dirty house, claiming she had cleaned it a few days before officers came to the house. Friday afternoon Craighead County Judge Keith Blackman found probable cause to charge her with two counts of child endangerment in the first degree.

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  10. ROTC Instructor at a Craighead county high school arrestedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 14 | KATV Little Rock

    Steven Eagle, an ROTC instructor at Westside High School in Craighead County has been arrested on child porn charges and sexual assault.

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  11. Bono Lake filling upRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 15 | KAIT-TV

    ... AR (KAIT) - The water is rising on Bono Lake, but not as much as state and local officials would like. Craighead County Judge Ed Hill says the lake could use another 6 feet of water. He said right now it ' s just a waiting game as Mother Nature ...

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  12. Police: ROTC instructor arrested for sexual assaultRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 15 | KAIT-TV

    CRAIGHEAD COUNTY, AR - A faculty member for the Westside School District was arrested Friday afternoon for inappropriate sexual conduct with a 16-year-old-girl, according to Craighead County Sheriff Marty Boyd.

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  13. Police: Rape suspect admits having sex with girl at store, movie theaterRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 15 | KAIT-TV

    ... charges after police say he took photos of a 13-year-old girl performing a sex act with him. On Friday, Craighead County District Court Judge Keith Blackman found probable cause to charge William Aaron Bradley Wilson, 18, with rape; computer child ...

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  14. Walmart: Another flat quarter for core U.S. storesRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 14 | Arkansas Times

    Walmart earnings were again flat for U.S. Walmart and Sam's Club stores - down at Walmarts and up slightly at Sam's Club.

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  15. Man 'needing to talk to someone' arrested for false shooting reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 13 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    ... talk to someone." After determining the story was made up, Fitzgerald arrested Redden and took him to the Craighead County Detention Center where he was cited with communicating a false alarm. At last report, he was being held in lieu of $495 surety ...

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  16. Local law enforcement gets new equipmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 11 | KAIT-TV

    CRAIGHEAD COUNTY, AR -A local law enforcement agency just received a new piece of equipment that will help keep officers and the public safe.

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  17. Jonesboro voters to decide between personnel, projectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 11 | Arkansas Online

    JONESBORO -- Voters in the Craighead County seat will decide Tuesday if they want to reallocate municipal sales-tax money collected for capital improvements and use it instead for salaries and operational expenses.

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  18. Lawsuit challenges petitions for alcohol sales in Saline CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 9 | Arkansas Times

    THE THREAT NEXT DOOR: Red Gate is one of the liquor dealers near the Saline County line that could be affected if a wet/dry question is approved there.

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  19. Burglary victim arrested on assault chargeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 8 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    ... e of drinks" about an hour before the incident, the report stated. Police arrested Wise and took him to the Craighead County Detention Center to await a probable cause hearing. Copyright 2014 KAIT . All rights reserved.

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  20. Michelle Despain pleads guilty to hindering apprehension in connection to husband's murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 8 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    Michelle Despain (Source: Craighead County Sheriff's Office) Murder scene: August 24, 2011 Carl Kelley during past court appearance Terrance Barker (Source: Craighead Co. Sheriff's Dept.) Johnny Hubbard (Source: Craighead Co. Sheriff's Dept.) ... 3 comments