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

    1 hr ago | 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 .

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

    2 hrs ago | 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 ...

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

    3 hrs ago | 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 ...

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

    Tuesday Jul 22 | 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.

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

    Jan 20, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... 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. ...

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

    Wednesday Jul 16 | 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

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

    Wednesday Jul 16 | KAIT-TV

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

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

    Monday Jul 14 | 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 ...

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

    Monday Jul 7 | 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

  10. Finding safety during stormsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 7 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    ... rooms, some counties don't even have half of what Craighead county has. Craighead's neighbor to the north, Greene county, is one of them. Greene county only has one safe room set up for the community and it is set up at Marmaduke high school, not ...

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  11. Local man $20K richer after playing lotteryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 1 | KAIT-TV

    Danny and Sharon Franks MARMADUKE, AR - A Greene County man put a little more green in his pocket after buying a lottery ticket in Marmaduke.

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  12. Man Arrested After Entering Stranger's Home And Sleeping On CouchRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2014 | WBIW-AM Bedford

    18-year-old Garrett Bartja of Jasonville will appear in Greene County Circuit Court Friday on charges of residential entry and illegal possession of an alcoholic beverage. Bartija was arrested last Friday after allegedly falling asleep on a ...

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

    Jan 20, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... 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. ...

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  14. Attorney: More Women Allege Harassment By Former Probation OfficerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2014 | The Greenville Sun

    BY KEN LITTLE STAFF WRITER The list of women accusing a former Greene County probation officer of sexually harassing them is growing, according to the attorney who filed a lawsuit against the probation officer in May. A class action lawsuit was filed last month in Greene County Circuit Court on behalf of Jessica Nelson and Crystal Schuck.

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  15. Woman Injured In Police Chase Sues County, Sheriff Burns, Deputy And Man Being PursuedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2014 | The Greenville Sun

    BY KEN LITTLE STAFF WRITER A woman who suffered permanent injuries last year when a car being chased by sheriff's deputies slammed into her car in downtown Greeneville has filed a civil lawsuit against Greene County, county Sheriff Steve Burns and the driver being chased, Charles E. Herkley.

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  16. Hurricanes third at JonesboroRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2014 | The Baxter Bulletin

    The Mountain Home Hurricanes sent 28 swimmers to Jonesboro on Saturday for a meet with the Greene County Gators, Pocahontas Dolphins, Blytheville Barracudas, Wynne Marlins and the host Jets.

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

    Jan 20, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... 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. ...

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  18. Hurricanes open season at JonesboroRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2014 | The Baxter Bulletin

    ... Conference teams. The Mountain Home Hurricane's girls scored enough points to take third behind Jonesboro and Greene County. The boy's team placed sixth. The girl's team racked up 18 points in their first swim, the 12-and-under, 200-meter medley ...

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  19. Four from Paragould killed in early morning crashRead the original story

    Jun 2, 2014 | Arkansas Online

    Four people from Paragould were killed in a wreck early Monday morning when the vehicle in which they were traveling ran off the road and hit a tree in Greene County.

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  20. One Car Crash Kills Four from ParagouldRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2014 | FOX16

    The Arkansas State Police says it happened just before 4:30 this morning on Greene County Rd. 765 south of Browns Chapel Road. 31 comments