‘We always look out for each other’: Community comes together at candlelight vigil for toddler stabbed, cooked in oven

Officials have released new details in the death of a Shaw, Mississippi 20-month-old toddler. Royalty Marie Floyd was stabbed and found in an oven.
Man shot trying to ‘break into’ DC news station
Georgia middle school student arrested for stabbing teacher
Jennifer Garner plays with Arkansas kids at health center
Malden, MO mother of slain 17-year-old speaks out

TODAY'S HEADLINES

Jonesboro E-911 setting the standard for dispatch centers across Arkansas
Big changes are coming for E-911 centers across the state, and Jonesboro is setting the standard.
Cemetery board members speak out against city project
A few flags placed too close for comfort to marked graves in a local cemetery caused a huge uproar on social media Monday.
A Better Region 8: Parking at A-State football games
A Better Region 8 discusses the potential dangers of continuing to park at A-State football games with the heavy traffic that surrounds the stadium.

Arkansas authorities investigate inmate found dead in cell

Arkansas authorities are investigating after an inmate at a maximum security prison was found dead in his cell

Missouri House Speaker Richardson to become Medicaid chief

Missouri House Speaker Todd Richardson will be leaving the Legislature early to become director of the state's Medicaid program
Craighead Co. mug shots, Oct. 21-27
  Monday’s GMR8 Foxhole with Trey & Jim
Family honors marine killed in Hawaii last year

NATIONAL HEADLINES

  Cases of polio-like illness increase to 155, CDC says

The number of suspected of cases of this scary polio-like illness grew by 28 from a week ago.

Georgia middle school student arrested for stabbing teacher

A student is in police custody after allegedly stabbing a teacher at Trickum Middle School on Monday, according to a report by WSB.

SPORTS

  Jonesboro DT Kevin Pointer commits to ULM

Tajhea Chambers & Justice Hansen earn SBC weekly honors

Chambers is the Defensive Player of the Week while Hansen shares Offensive Player of the Week spoils

EDUCATION

Jennifer Garner plays with Arkansas kids at health center
Make A Wish grants wish for child at Discovery Island
Students with special needs asked to homecoming

ENTERTAINMENT

Jennifer Garner plays with Arkansas kids at health center
  Monday’s GMR8 Foxhole with Trey & Jim
‘Wheel of Fortune’ host visits St. Jude and serves as honorary duckmaster
Survey: Arkansans single and ready to mingle, but not enough fish
  Friday’s GMR8 Foxhole with Jim Frigo