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  • Silver Alert issued for Jonesboro man has been canceled

    Silver Alert issued for Jonesboro man has been canceled

    Thursday, August 21 2014 9:53 PM EDT2014-08-22 01:53:04 GMT
    According to Jonesboro dispatch, Curtis Atkinson, 81, was found Thursday afternoon.
    According to Jonesboro dispatch, Curtis Atkinson, 81, was found Thursday afternoon.
  • NEA Humane Society Issues

    NEA Humane Society Issues

    Friday 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. (CT)
    Friday 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. (CT)
  • More details released about ASU student impaled by golf club at fraternity house

    More details released about ASU student impaled by golf club at fraternity house

    Thursday, August 21 2014 9:06 PM EDT2014-08-22 01:06:25 GMT
    A freshman student and sorority member at Arkansas State University was severely injured Tuesday night at a fraternity house, according to an incident report filed with the Arkansas State University Police Department.
    A freshman student and sorority member at Arkansas State University was severely injured Tuesday night at a fraternity house, according to an incident report filed with the Arkansas State University Police Department.
  • Arkansas Headlines</span><a class="customMoreLink" href="/Global/category.asp?C=147570" target="_top">More >></a>Arkansas HeadlinesMore>>

  • ASU students react to game day parking

    ASU students react to game day parking

    Thursday, August 21 2014 7:00 PM EDT2014-08-21 23:00:27 GMT
    JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) – Just nine days left until kick off before the first Red wolves game. While many are excited for the football season to start, on campus residents are not happy about the parking situation. A recent e-mail sent from the university to residents at the Northpark Quads states that between 4pm and 7pm on game days, all non-residents will be allowed to park in the Quad parking lot. Resident Amber Blade told Region 8 she was unhappy with the universities decision. “We're stude...
    JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) – Just nine days left until kick off before the first Red wolves game. While many are excited for the football season to start, on campus residents are not happy about the parking situation. A recent e-mail sent from the university to residents at the Northpark Quads states that between 4pm and 7pm on game days, all non-residents will be allowed to park in the Quad parking lot. Resident Amber Blade told Region 8 she was unhappy with the universities decision. “We're stude...
  • Arkansas lottery dials back budget projections

    Arkansas lottery dials back budget projections

    Thursday, August 21 2014 9:46 AM EDT2014-08-21 13:46:29 GMT
    The Arkansas Lottery Commission has dialed back its budget projections for money raised for scholarships by $3 million.
    The Arkansas Lottery Commission has dialed back its budget projections for money raised for scholarships by $3 million.
  • Romney to campaign for Cotton in Arkansas

    Romney to campaign for Cotton in Arkansas

    Thursday, August 21 2014 7:41 AM EDT2014-08-21 11:41:19 GMT
    Former Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney will be campaigning in Arkansas for GOP Congressman Tom Cotton in Cotton's bid to unseat Democratic U.S. Sen. Mark Pryor.
    Former Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney will be campaigning in Arkansas for GOP Congressman Tom Cotton in Cotton's bid to unseat Democratic U.S. Sen. Mark Pryor.
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  • Gov. Nixon taking National Guard out of Ferguson

    Gov. Nixon taking National Guard out of Ferguson

    Thursday, August 21 2014 6:24 PM EDT2014-08-21 22:24:23 GMT
    It's been a quieter night in Ferguson, Missouri. Some demonstrators returned to the streets Wednesday evening to protest the fatal shooting of a black 18-year-old by a white officer, but in diminished numbers.
    Gov. Jay Nixon on Thursday ordered the Missouri National Guard to begin withdrawing from Ferguson, where nightly scenes of unrest have erupted since a white police officer fatally shot an unarmed black 18-year-old nearly...
  • Senator Boozman visits NEA Baptist Memorial Hospital

    Senator Boozman visits NEA Baptist Memorial Hospital

    Thursday, August 21 2014 5:50 PM EDT2014-08-21 21:50:29 GMT

    Representatives with NEA Baptist Memorial Hospital in Jonesboro had a special visitor Thursday morning.

    Representatives with NEA Baptist Memorial Hospital in Jonesboro had a special visitor Thursday morning.

  • Holder arrives in Ferguson to oversee Brown shooting case

    Holder arrives in Ferguson to oversee Brown shooting case

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 2:30 PM EDT2014-08-20 18:30:32 GMT

    A grand jury will begin deliberations Wednesday on Officer Darren Wilson, the police officer who shot and killed Michael Brown, according to the St. Louis County Prosecutor.

    A grand jury will begin deliberations Wednesday on Officer Darren Wilson, the police officer who shot and killed Michael Brown, according to the St. Louis County Prosecutor.

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  • Viral Video: Goliath grouper snags 4-foot shark from fisherman's line

    Viral Video: Goliath grouper snags 4-foot shark from fisherman's line

    A fisherman off the coast of Bonita Springs, Florida thinks he has a pretty nice catch. As he reels in a four-foot shark, his catch is stolen by an even bigger fish. A massive grouper pulls the shark
    A massive grouper steals a four-foot shark from a fisherman's line off the coast of Florida.
  • Tony Stewart skipping Bristol after Ward's death

    Tony Stewart skipping Bristol after Ward's death

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 5:52 PM EDT2014-08-20 21:52:12 GMT
    Tony Stewart will not race Saturday night at Bristol Motor Speedway in Tennessee, the third Sprint Cup race he's skipped since his car struck and killed Kevin Ward Jr. during a sprint car race.
    Tony Stewart will not race Saturday night at Bristol Motor Speedway in Tennessee, the third Sprint Cup race he's skipped since his car struck and killed Kevin Ward Jr. during a sprint car race.
  • Arkansas to survey bears in 2 zones

    Arkansas to survey bears in 2 zones

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 5:29 PM EDT2014-08-20 21:29:57 GMT
    The Arkansas Game and Fish Commission is planning to survey bears in two zones that cover much of southern Arkansas.
    The Arkansas Game and Fish Commission is planning to survey bears in two zones that cover much of southern Arkansas.

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