Greene County Newswire

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  1. Police searching for suspected tractor thiefRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | KAIT-TV

    ... leading to the arrest and conviction of the person suspected of stealing his tractor. According to the Greene County Sheriff's Office, a 2001 John Deere 4500 Tractor and front end loader was stolen from 107 Greene 644 Road. According to Officer ...


  2. Genealogy Query - BRIDGES : THOMPSONRead the original story

    Monday Aug 25 |

    I am looking for Daniel Garfield Bridges born Oct 1881, Mary Dicey Parthenia Bridges, Born Mar. 31, 1884 and married Albert "Mack" Daniel Thompson Edwin Allen Bridges, May 1892 Leslie N. Bridges, Born 1901 in Greene County, Arkansas.


  3. County employee arrested for DWI while in one-ton truckRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 19 | KAIT-TV

    Christopher Arzola PARAGOULD, AR - An employee with the Greene County Road Department was ordered to spend a month in jail for his second DWI offense, according to documents filed in Greene County District Court.


  4. Head on collision between two trains, Hoxie area & Hwy 63Read the original story

    Sunday Aug 17 | NWAonline

    ... OES and ADEM were both notified of the disaster. Walnut Ridge Fire Department has called for assistance from Greene County and Randolph County Hazmat Teams. Craighead County and the Arkansas State Police have brought in units to help block traffic ... 22 comments

  5. One man's generosity is helping Marmaduke studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 13 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    ... help getting to college thanks to the generosity of one man. Jim Holland met with representatives from the Greene County Community Foundation and Marmaduke Schools for a special presentation Wednesday at the Chateau on the Ridge in Paragould. He ...


  6. Sheriff receives keys to new Greene Co. jailRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 12 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    PARAGOULD, AR - The Greene County judge says an Arkansas sheriff has received the keys to a new jail facility.


  7. continued...Read the original story

    Wednesday Aug 6 | Times-Dispatch

    ... 14.5 miles of Highway 412 to four lanes extends from Highway 67 in Lawrence County to Highway 141 in Greene County. The project completes the highway's four-lane widening between Walnut Ridge and Paragould. Three alternatives were analyzed for the ...


  8. Greene County jail to be operational this monthRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 4 | Arkansas Online

    PARAGOULD - The project manager of the new Greene County jail says he expects it to be operational this month.


  9. Post office retiring along with staff of 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 3 | NWAonline

    The rural Greene County town named twice by postmasters will lose its post office at the end of the month, when Elizabeth Mason stops selling stamps and sorting mail daily for the town's 16 box owners.


  10. Officials suggest south bypass of LightRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 1 | The Courier

    Arkansas highway officials are suggesting that road crews build a bypass around the south side of Light in Greene County rather than improve U.S. 412 through the center of town.


  11. GOP House candidate gets ethics fineRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 29 | Arkansas Times

    ... Spence thought he was above the law and failed to file the appropriate forms at the appropriate times," said Greene County Democratic Vice Chair Marvin Exum. "Many of the Republicans in Northeast Arkansas seem to be having trouble following the ... 1 comment

  12. Small town post office closingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2014 | KAIT-TV

    LAFE, AR - The post office in a small Greene County town is closing soon. Courtney Brown talks with residents in Lafe and gets their reaction to the future closing on Region 8 News at 5 and 6. ? Copyright 2014 KAIT .


  13. Nice week of weather forecastedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2014 | KAIT-TV

    ... Paragould man arrested with explosive device in MO Small town post office closing The post office in a small Greene County town is going away soon. Courtney Brown talks with residents in Lafe and gets their reaction to the future closing on Region 8 ...


  14. Paragould man arrested with explosive device in MORead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2014 | KAIT-TV

    Daniel Freytag (Source: Greene County Jail) KENNETT, MO (KAIT) - A Paragould man was arrested in Missouri for possession of an explosive device. Kennett police arrested Daniel Freytag on July 25 around 11:30 p.m. According to a probable cause ... 1 comment

  15. Region 8 farmers learn latest crop production optionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2014 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    GREENE COUNTY, AR - The USDA teamed up with representatives from a number of different organizations to give Region 8 farmers the latest information and options.


  16. East Arkansas father charged with murder in shooting death of his 3-year-old sonRead the original story

    Jan 20, 2014 |

    ... gun debate continues to be an issue in the United States, another child has been shot and killed. On Friday, Greene County police charged Michael J. Carter, 23, of Fontaine, Ark. with second-degree murder for the death of his 3-year-old son. ...


  17. Mission Outreach feeds more children during summer monthsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2014 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    ... go from about 4,200 meals a month to about 5,000 meals a month," Biggs said. All of the school districts in Greene County have summer feeding programs but Biggs explained they still see many children walk to the Mission for supper. "They lack ... 14 comments

  18. Bonfire explosion burns several teensRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2014 | KAIT-TV

    GREENE COUNTY, AR - Several teens were severely injured after a bonfire explosion in Greene County.


  19. Driver sent to hospital after hitting treeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2014 | KAIT-TV

    ... 9:30 p.m. on Pruetts Chapel Road and Spring Grove Road. The person was trapped inside the vehicle, but the Greene County Rescue Squad got the person out quickly. They were taken to a hospital with non-life threatening injuries. Police have not ...


  20. Greene Co. man stuck in grain bin for hoursRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2014 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    AŠ Crews rescuing man AŠ Crews rescuing man GREENE COUNTY, AR - Emergency crews in Greene County tell Region 8 News they were working to rescue a man from a grain bin. 7 comments