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  • Hoxie OM team makes it to World Competition for first time

    Hoxie OM team makes it to World Competition for first time

    Saturday, April 19 2014 12:15 AM EDT2014-04-19 04:15:02 GMT
    HOXIE, AR (KAIT) - A gang of kids, a lot of duct tape and a big target on the principal. It sounds like trouble...or a fundraiser that will really "stick" with people when they asked to help out some talented
    A gang of kids, a lot of duct tape and a big target on the principal. It sounds like trouble...or a fundraiser that will really "stick" with people when they asked to help out some talented students. Bright kids who have made history in Hoxie.  
  • Women's clinic to open in Paragould Monday

    Women's clinic to open in Paragould Monday

    Friday, April 18 2014 4:08 PM EDT2014-04-18 20:08:20 GMT
    PARAGOULD, AR (KAIT) – A new women's care unit will be opening up next week in Paragould. Arkansas Methodist Medical Center announced Friday in a news release that the AMMC Women's Clinic will open Monday
    Arkansas Methodist Medical Center announced Friday in a news release that the AMMC Women's Clinic will open Monday morning at 8 a.m. The clinic is located at 1000 W. Kingshighway, Suite 4 in Paragould.
  • Arkansas unemployment rate dips below 7 percent

    Arkansas unemployment rate dips below 7 percent

    Friday, April 18 2014 11:14 AM EDT2014-04-18 15:14:50 GMT
    State officials say Arkansas' unemployment rate has dropped below 7 percent for the first time in more than five years.
    State officials say Arkansas' unemployment rate has dropped below 7 percent for the first time in more than five years.
  • Malaysia asks world to pray for missing plane clue

    Malaysia asks world to pray for missing plane clue

    Saturday, April 19 2014 5:21 AM EDT2014-04-19 09:21:49 GMT
    The search coordination center says an underwater robotic submarine is expected to finish searching a narrowed down area of the Indian Ocean seabed for the missing Malaysia Airlines plane within the next week,...
    A Malaysian official on Saturday asked the world to "pray hard" for a clue to help find Flight 370, while authorities said a robotic submarine was expected to finish searching a patch of the Indian Ocean seabed within a...
  • Health care site flagged in Heartbleed review

    Health care site flagged in Heartbleed review

    Saturday, April 19 2014 2:45 AM EDT2014-04-19 06:45:14 GMT
    People who have accounts on the enrollment website for President Barack Obama's signature health care law are being told to change their passwords following an administration-wide review of the government's...
    People who have accounts on the enrollment website for President Barack Obama's signature health care law are being told to change their passwords following an administration-wide review of the government's...
  • Chinese relatives pray over lost Malaysian plane

    Chinese relatives pray over lost Malaysian plane

    Friday, April 18 2014 11:11 PM EDT2014-04-19 03:11:37 GMT
    Six weeks into the extensive search for the lost Malaysia Airlines plane without so much as a piece of debris yet found, several Chinese relatives met Friday to pray for spouses who never came home, while begging...
    A robotic submarine has finished its sixth trip to the bottom of the Indian Ocean in the hunt for wreckage from the missing Malaysia Airlines plane, six weeks after the aircraft mysteriously disappeared, the search...
  • Captain of sunken S. Korean ferry, 2 crew arrested

    Captain of sunken S. Korean ferry, 2 crew arrested

    Friday, April 18 2014 10:51 PM EDT2014-04-19 02:51:26 GMT
    Rescuers scrambled to find hundreds of ferry passengers still missing Friday and feared dead, as fresh questions emerged about whether quicker action by the captain of the doomed ship could have saved lives.
    The captain of the ferry that sank off South Korea, leaving more than 300 missing or dead, was arrested early Saturday on suspicion of negligence and abandoning people in need - three of whom were seen lifeless in the...
  • Tonight at 10: A-State Spring game recap

    Tonight at 10: A-State Spring game recap

    Friday, April 18 2014 10:09 PM EDT2014-04-19 02:09:45 GMT
    Region 8 News Friday Evening Update – some of the stories we're tracking for Region 8 News at 10.
    Region 8 News Friday Evening Update – some of the stories we're tracking for Region 8 News at 10.
  • SpaceX making Easter delivery of station supplies

    SpaceX making Easter delivery of station supplies

    Friday, April 18 2014 10:01 PM EDT2014-04-19 02:01:21 GMT
    SpaceX returned to the launch pad Friday in hopes of finally delivering supplies to the International Space Station, but stormy weather threatened to interfere.
    A SpaceX supply ship rocketed toward the International Space Station on Friday, setting the stage for an Easter morning delivery and urgent spacewalking repairs later in the week.
  • Man, 27, faces 18 felony counts for highway shooting spree

    Man, 27, faces 18 felony counts for highway shooting spree

    Friday, April 18 2014 9:29 PM EDT2014-04-19 01:29:55 GMT
    (Courtesy: Kansas City Star)(Courtesy: Kansas City Star)
    Kansas City Police Chief Darryl Forte says they have the highway shooter suspect in custody. Police announced last week that they have positively linked 12 shooting incidents that have taken place on
    Jackson County Prosecutor Jean Peters Baker announced Friday that she has filed 18 felony charges against a 27-year-old man in connection with a recent spree of shootings on area highways.
  • Rantankerous: Is drafting a QB early really a good idea?

    Rantankerous: Is drafting a QB early really a good idea?

    Friday, April 18 2014 5:18 PM EDT2014-04-18 21:18:40 GMT
    The sparks really start flying about the 15-minute mark when George says those two magic words: "Johnny Manziel."
    The sparks really start flying about the 15-minute mark when George says those two magic words: "Johnny Manziel."
  • Two arrested in altercation with firefighter

    Two arrested in altercation with firefighter

    Friday, April 18 2014 4:45 PM EDT2014-04-18 20:45:10 GMT
    JONESBORO, AR  (KAIT) – Jonesboro police arrested a Craighead County man Thursday night as Jonesboro Firefighters were putting out a house fire.  According to a Jonesboro Police report Doyle Yarbrough,
    Jonesboro police arrested a Craighead County man Thursday night as Jonesboro Firefighters were putting out a house fire.  According to a Jonesboro Police report Doyle Yarbrough, 82, of Jonesboro and Tony Scott Parish, 50, of Jonesboro were involved in an altercation with firefighters.
  • 'GMA' promotes Lara Spencer to co-host billing

    'GMA' promotes Lara Spencer to co-host billing

    Friday, April 18 2014 4:11 PM EDT2014-04-18 20:11:30 GMT
    ABC says it has promoted Lara Spencer to co-host status on "Good Morning America."
    ABC says it has promoted Lara Spencer to co-host status on "Good Morning America."
  • Diplomacy doesn't move insurgents in Ukraine

    Diplomacy doesn't move insurgents in Ukraine

    Friday, April 18 2014 3:21 PM EDT2014-04-18 19:21:39 GMT
    Pro-Russian militiamen who control government buildings in eastern Ukraine are showing no sign of relenting despite a deal between Moscow and Kiev.
    Pro-Russian insurgents defiantly refused Friday to surrender their weapons or give up government buildings in eastern Ukraine, despite a diplomatic accord reached in Geneva and overtures from the government in Kiev.
  • Easter on 4/20, pot holy day; pastors reach out

    Easter on 4/20, pot holy day; pastors reach out

    Friday, April 18 2014 3:01 PM EDT2014-04-18 19:01:49 GMT
    Social media has been buzzing for weeks with jokes about how, this year, Easter Sunday shares the calendar with the pot-lover's highest holiday: April 20, or 420 in stoner lingo. Pot-smokers have long...
    Social media has been buzzing for weeks with jokes about how, this year, Easter Sunday shares the calendar with the pot-lover's highest holiday: April 20, or 420 in stoner lingo. Pot-smokers have long celebrated on the...
  • Police: Man wearing only sweatshirt forces way into home

    Police: Man wearing only sweatshirt forces way into home

    Friday, April 18 2014 2:10 PM EDT2014-04-18 18:10:39 GMT
    MARMADUKE, AR (KAIT) – Police are searching for a suspect who they say forced his way into a home wearing only a red sweatshirt. According to Marmaduke Police Chief Steve Franks, his department is looking
    Police are searching for a suspect who they say forced his way into a home wearing only a red sweatshirt.
  • UPDATE

    AZ mom who left kids in car not unemployed or homeless

    AZ mom who left kids in car not unemployed or homeless

    Friday, April 18 2014 12:50 PM EDT2014-04-18 16:50:49 GMT
    Shanesha TaylorShanesha Taylor
    A Valley mother accused of leaving her children in the car while she went on a job interview was actually working and had a home address, the Maricopa County Attorney said.
    A Valley mother accused of leaving her children in the car while she went on a job interview was actually working and had a home address, the Maricopa County Attorney said.
  • Parents of capsized students cope with frustration and fear

    Parents of capsized students cope with frustration and fear

    Friday, April 18 2014 12:28 PM EDT2014-04-18 16:28:35 GMT
    Parents of students missing since the South Korean ferry sank wait in anguish for news of their children.
    Parents of students missing since the South Korean ferry sank wait in anguish for news of their children.

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