Arkansas governor visits Jonesboro, discusses tariffs, campaign ads

Governor Asa Hutchinson addresses voters at the Jonesboro Regional Chamber of Commerce.
Make A Wish grants wish for child at Discovery Island
Poplar Bluff PD looking for sex offender
Former Bauxite baseball players arrested following sexual assault, hazing investigation
Tobacco store robbed, police searching for suspect
Arkansas Supreme Court disqualifies term limits proposal

TODAY'S HEADLINES

Woman hit by vehicle while crossing highway to get to A-State football game
Of all the traditions kept on game day, a dangerous one left a Jonesboro woman in the hospital.
One person injured in Poplar Bluff shooting
One person is injured after a shooting on Friday, Oct. 19.
‘Wheel of Fortune’ host visits St. Jude and serves as honorary duckmaster
Vanna White made a special visit to St. Jude and received a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity.

Lowe’s offers helping hand to Jonesboro’s homeless

Jonesboro’s homeless population got a helping hand Friday from Lowe’s Home Improvement.

Man killed in tractor accident in Ripley Co.

A man was killed after a tractor fell on him just 4 miles west of Doniphan on Thursday, Oct. 18.
Gosnell woman pleads for drivers to drive safely
A Better Region 8: Sears files for bankruptcy
Rescue Squad gets needed funding

NATIONAL HEADLINES

  Mega Millions jackpot grows to $1.6 billion after nobody won Friday’s drawing

The Mega Millions jackpot has now swelled to $1.6 billion after nobody bought a winning ticket for the Friday night drawing.

Here are some classic scary movies to stream this Halloween season

If you want classic chills and thrills to celebrate this time of year, here’s a handful of films from the top streaming platforms.

SPORTS

  Football Friday Night (10/19) - Highlights, scores, standings

Arkansas State football hosts Georgia State Thursday night

Kickoff is at 6:30pm, the game will be televised on ESPNU.

BUSINESS

  Improved weather conditions have soybean farmers optimistic
  Cause of fire at Dixie Cleaners not known
Learn how to start a new business at free seminar
Jonesboro club fined for failing to be “good neighbor”

EDUCATION

Students with special needs asked to homecoming
  Local school hosts first ever state tournament

ENTERTAINMENT

‘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
Principal turns up the dance moves at pep rally

VOTE 2018

PAC won’t pull ad suggesting ‘lynching’ if Democrats win
Challenge for indicted Republicans: Win re-election
GOP on defense to explain pre-existing condition protections