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    JPD investigate shooting

    JPD investigate shooting

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 12:27 PM EDT2014-09-02 16:27:51 GMT
    Jonesboro police are investigating a possible shooting in the Candlewood Estates.
    Jonesboro police are investigating a possible shooting in the Candlewood Estates.
  • Man's request for sex leads to fight, jail time

    Man's request for sex leads to fight, jail time

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 9:51 AM EDT2014-09-02 13:51:53 GMT
    Timothy Scott CannonTimothy Scott Cannon
    A Region 8 man who police say asked a married woman for sex wound up in jail after her husband cut in.
    A Region 8 man who police say asked a married woman for sex wound up in jail after her husband cut in.
  • Greene County jail to start new video visitation system

    Greene County jail to start new video visitation system

    An official with an eastern Arkansas county jail says he expects video visitation services for inmates to begin this week.
    An official with an eastern Arkansas county jail says he expects video visitation services for inmates to begin this week.
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  • Political candidates visit Rector for Labor Day Parade

    Political candidates visit Rector for Labor Day Parade

    Monday, September 1 2014 7:00 PM EDT2014-09-01 23:00:17 GMT
    RECTOR, AR (KAIT) – There was a very large turnout in Rector on Monday for their annual Labor Day parade. With just a few months away from the November election, political candidates met with several people looking to gain some votes. “I've never seen such a small town turn out to have so many people,” said Congressional Candidate Jackie McPherson. Heber Springs Mayor Jackie McPherson is running for Congress in Arkansas' 1st District. His opponent, Congressman Rick Crawford was also there hop...
    RECTOR, AR (KAIT) – There was a very large turnout in Rector on Monday for their annual Labor Day parade. With just a few months away from the November election, political candidates met with several people looking to gain some votes. “I've never seen such a small town turn out to have so many people,” said Congressional Candidate Jackie McPherson. Heber Springs Mayor Jackie McPherson is running for Congress in Arkansas' 1st District. His opponent, Congressman Rick Crawford was also there hop...
  • Arrest made in church burglary

    Arrest made in church burglary

    Friday, August 29 2014 4:07 PM EDT2014-08-29 20:07:01 GMT
    James Davis (Source: St. Francis County Jail)James Davis (Source: St. Francis County Jail)
    Forrest City police officers were called to the Church of God on Whitaker Street in Forrest City Thursday just before midnight in reference to a burglary.
    Forrest City police officers were called to the Church of God on Whitaker Street in Forrest City Thursday just before midnight in reference to a burglary.

  • $30,000 in sculptures stolen from Little Rock park

    $30,000 in sculptures stolen from Little Rock park

    Friday, August 29 2014 7:01 AM EDT2014-08-29 11:01:23 GMT
    Little Rock authorities say three sculptures worth $30,000 have been stolen from Riverfront Park.
    Little Rock authorities say three sculptures worth $30,000 have been stolen from Riverfront Park.
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  • #6 Auburn surges in 2nd half to beat Arkansas

    #6 Auburn surges in 2nd half to beat Arkansas

    Sunday, August 31 2014 1:17 AM EDT2014-08-31 05:17:43 GMT
    AUBURN, AL (ArkansasRazorbacks.com) – Arkansas football fell to No. 6 Auburn 45-21, at Jordan-Hare Stadium in Auburn, Alabama, Saturday evening. Auburn's (1-0, 1-0 SEC) win extends its series lead over Arkansas (0-1, 0-1 SEC) to 13-10-1. The Razorback offense was led by sophomore running back Alex Collins, who totaled 68 yards on 10 carries. Senior wide out Demetrius Wilson led the receiving corps with 55 yards, while senior tight end AJ Derby collected 40 yards and a touchdown. A newly appoi...
    AUBURN, AL (ArkansasRazorbacks.com) – Arkansas football fell to No. 6 Auburn 45-21, at Jordan-Hare Stadium in Auburn, Alabama, Saturday evening. Auburn's (1-0, 1-0 SEC) win extends its series lead over Arkansas (0-1, 0-1 SEC) to 13-10-1. The Razorback offense was led by sophomore running back Alex Collins, who totaled 68 yards on 10 carries. Senior wide out Demetrius Wilson led the receiving corps with 55 yards, while senior tight end AJ Derby collected 40 yards and a touchdown. A newly appoi...
  • What We Learned from the SEC in Week 1

    What We Learned from the SEC in Week 1

    Sunday, August 31 2014 1:51 PM EDT2014-08-31 17:51:41 GMT

    For a while, it looked like the college football world was going to be upended in the first week of play, but it all worked out according to plan in the end.

    For a while, it looked like the college football world was going to be upended in the first week of play, but it all worked out according to plan in the end.

  • A-State tops Montana State in season opener

    A-State tops Montana State in season opener

    Sunday, August 31 2014 1:16 AM EDT2014-08-31 05:16:23 GMT
    The Red Wolves racked up 558 yards in a 37-10 victory. Fredi Knighten would tally 323 total yards and a passing touchdown.
    The Red Wolves racked up 558 yards in a 37-10 victory. Fredi Knighten would tally 323 total yards and a passing touchdown.
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