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    Coroner called to crash in front of GCT campus, traffic stopped

    Coroner called to crash in front of GCT campus, traffic stopped

    Tuesday, March 28 2017 9:18 AM EDT2017-03-28 13:18:31 GMT
    Tuesday, March 28 2017 10:15 AM EDT2017-03-28 14:15:15 GMT

    A coroner is at the scene of a crash on Highway 412 in front of the Greene County Tech Schools.

    A coroner is at the scene of a crash on Highway 412 in front of the Greene County Tech Schools.

  • Woman plans to use vacant land to help fund Jonesboro charity

    Woman plans to use vacant land to help fund Jonesboro charity

    Tuesday, March 28 2017 8:16 AM EDT2017-03-28 12:16:12 GMT
    Tuesday, March 28 2017 8:26 AM EDT2017-03-28 12:26:33 GMT
    (Source: City of Jonesboro)(Source: City of Jonesboro)

    A Jonesboro woman wants to use a piece of vacant land to help fund a local charity.

    A Jonesboro woman wants to use a piece of vacant land to help fund a local charity.

  • Arrest made in murder case, victim's name released

    Arrest made in murder case, victim's name released

    Monday, March 27 2017 2:12 AM EDT2017-03-27 06:12:54 GMT
    Tuesday, March 28 2017 6:47 AM EDT2017-03-28 10:47:55 GMT
    Officers respond to scene of shooting (Source: KAIT)Officers respond to scene of shooting (Source: KAIT)

    A 16-year-old juvenile was in custody Monday in connection with the death of a woman in Jonesboro. 

    A 16-year-old juvenile was in custody Monday in connection with the death of a woman in Jonesboro. 

  • Nunes facing pressure to step away from House Russia probe

    Nunes facing pressure to step away from House Russia probe

    Tuesday, March 28 2017 9:13 AM EDT2017-03-28 13:13:22 GMT
    Tuesday, March 28 2017 9:13 AM EDT2017-03-28 13:13:22 GMT

    The Republican congressman's revelation Monday prompted Democratic leaders in the House and Senate to call on Devin Nunes to recuse himself from the committee's Russia probe.

    The Republican congressman's revelation Monday prompted Democratic leaders in the House and Senate to call on Devin Nunes to recuse himself from the committee's Russia probe.

  • Trump puts anti-global warming projects on chopping block

    Trump puts anti-global warming projects on chopping block

    Tuesday, March 28 2017 9:03 AM EDT2017-03-28 13:03:10 GMT
    Tuesday, March 28 2017 9:03 AM EDT2017-03-28 13:03:10 GMT

    As part of the roll-back, Trump will initiate a review of the Clean Power Plan, which restricts greenhouse gas emissions at coal-fired power plants. 

    As part of the roll-back, Trump will initiate a review of the Clean Power Plan, which restricts greenhouse gas emissions at coal-fired power plants. 

  • Prom-goers save woman from house fire

    Prom-goers save woman from house fire

    Tuesday, March 28 2017 6:58 AM EDT2017-03-28 10:58:46 GMT
    Tuesday, March 28 2017 8:22 AM EDT2017-03-28 12:22:44 GMT

    Three young people helped a woman with mobility issues escape a house that had caught fire, and their relatives put the fire out.

    Three young people helped a woman with mobility issues escape a house that had caught fire, and their relatives put the fire out.

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    Justin's Tuesday GMR8 Forecast

  • Teenager dies after 30-foot log rolls on top of her

    Teenager dies after 30-foot log rolls on top of her

    Tuesday, March 28 2017 6:43 AM EDT2017-03-28 10:43:43 GMT
    Tuesday, March 28 2017 6:43 AM EDT2017-03-28 10:43:43 GMT

    The 14-year-old was taking pictures with friends when a wave rushed in and caused the log to roll over the teenager twice.

    The 14-year-old was taking pictures with friends when a wave rushed in and caused the log to roll over the teenager twice.

  • Frozen food - good for your family? That depends

    Frozen food - good for your family? That depends

    Tuesday, March 28 2017 5:44 AM EDT2017-03-28 09:44:59 GMT
    Frozen food - good for your family? That depends (Source: WOIO)Frozen food - good for your family? That depends (Source: WOIO)

    Busy moms and dads may find themselves reaching for that frozen dinner for a quick meal, but Registered Dietician and Fitness Expert, Karen Kawolics warns: "all frozen food is not created equal."

    Busy moms and dads may find themselves reaching for that frozen dinner for a quick meal, but Registered Dietician and Fitness Expert, Karen Kawolics warns: "all frozen food is not created equal."

  • Single mom dressed as dad told she can't attend father-daughter dance

    Single mom dressed as dad told she can't attend father-daughter dance

    Tuesday, March 28 2017 3:59 AM EDT2017-03-28 07:59:24 GMT
    Tuesday, March 28 2017 3:59 AM EDT2017-03-28 07:59:23 GMT

    The mother says she doesn’t know how to explain to her 6-year-old that the girl couldn’t attend the dance because she doesn’t have a male role model in her life.

    The mother says she doesn’t know how to explain to her 6-year-old that the girl couldn’t attend the dance because she doesn’t have a male role model in her life.

  • Arkansas Methodist Medical Center to provide remembrance plates

    Arkansas Methodist Medical Center to provide remembrance plates

    Monday, March 27 2017 11:36 PM EDT2017-03-28 03:36:19 GMT
    Monday, March 27 2017 11:57 PM EDT2017-03-28 03:57:35 GMT
    (Source: Jancey Sheats)(Source: Jancey Sheats)

    A program to help families remember family members they have lost is now at Arkansas Methodist Medical Center. 

    A program to help families remember family members they have lost is now at Arkansas Methodist Medical Center. 

  • Report of suspicious activity turns up meth, pseudoephedrine, prescription pills

    Report of suspicious activity turns up meth, pseudoephedrine, prescription pills

    Monday, March 27 2017 11:54 PM EDT2017-03-28 03:54:03 GMT
    Bodey Hanley (Source: Craighead Co. Sheriff's Department)Bodey Hanley (Source: Craighead Co. Sheriff's Department)

    Jonesboro police charged two Jonesboro residents with five felonies each after they found them in possession of drugs and drug paraphernalia.

    Jonesboro police charged two Jonesboro residents with five felonies each after they found them in possession of drugs and drug paraphernalia.

  • Girl with autoimmune disorder praised by Army

    Girl with autoimmune disorder praised by Army

    Monday, March 27 2017 11:39 PM EDT2017-03-28 03:39:47 GMT
    Monday, March 27 2017 11:49 PM EDT2017-03-28 03:49:16 GMT
    (Source: Courtney Payne)(Source: Courtney Payne)

    A Jonesboro girl suffering from a common autoimmune disorder, which causes hair loss, was recognized by the US Army for her bravery in participating in a beauty pageant.

    A Jonesboro girl suffering from a common autoimmune disorder, which causes hair loss, was recognized by the US Army for her bravery in participating in a beauty pageant.

  • Search leads to drug arrest

    Search leads to drug arrest

    Monday, March 27 2017 11:13 PM EDT2017-03-28 03:13:38 GMT
    Monday, March 27 2017 11:33 PM EDT2017-03-28 03:33:08 GMT
    Bobby Lee Posey (Source: Craighead Co. Sheriff's Office)Bobby Lee Posey (Source: Craighead Co. Sheriff's Office)

    A man faced criminal charges Monday after authorities reportedly found meth and marijuana during a search, Jonesboro police said. 

    A man faced criminal charges Monday after authorities reportedly found meth and marijuana during a search, Jonesboro police said. 

  • Widow makes generous donation to fire department

    Widow makes generous donation to fire department

    Monday, March 27 2017 11:22 PM EDT2017-03-28 03:22:39 GMT
    Monday, March 27 2017 11:29 PM EDT2017-03-28 03:29:19 GMT
    (Source: Trumann Fire Department)(Source: Trumann Fire Department)

    A widow of the former fire chief at the Trumann Fire Department just made a generous donation to the department that would give several firefighters a chance to give viewers a virtual tour of their everyday life on the job.

    A widow of the former fire chief at the Trumann Fire Department just made a generous donation to the department that would give several firefighters a chance to give viewers a virtual tour of their everyday life on the job.

  • Dicamba bill approved in Senate

    Dicamba bill approved in Senate

    Monday, March 27 2017 10:53 PM EDT2017-03-28 02:53:34 GMT
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)

    A compromise bill that would increase penalties for the misuse of Dicamba is headed to the Governor's office for signature. 

    A compromise bill that would increase penalties for the misuse of Dicamba is headed to the Governor's office for signature. 

  • State House approves fantasy sports bill

    State House approves fantasy sports bill

    Monday, March 27 2017 9:58 PM EDT2017-03-28 01:58:56 GMT
    Monday, March 27 2017 10:43 PM EDT2017-03-28 02:43:05 GMT
    Rep. Jimmy Gazaway, R-Paragould (Source: Arkansas State House)Rep. Jimmy Gazaway, R-Paragould (Source: Arkansas State House)

    A bill that would allow fantasy sports companies to operate in the state of Arkansas was approved Monday in the state House. 

    A bill that would allow fantasy sports companies to operate in the state of Arkansas was approved Monday in the state House. 

  • Panic button alert bill clears House

    Panic button alert bill clears House

    Monday, March 27 2017 10:20 PM EDT2017-03-28 02:20:23 GMT
    Monday, March 27 2017 10:39 PM EDT2017-03-28 02:39:57 GMT
    Rep. Scott Baltz, D-Pocahontas (Source: Arkansas State House)Rep. Scott Baltz, D-Pocahontas (Source: Arkansas State House)

    A college student would be able to push a button on their cell phone and contact emergency officials almost instantaneously, under a bill approved Monday in the state House. 

    A college student would be able to push a button on their cell phone and contact emergency officials almost instantaneously, under a bill approved Monday in the state House. 

  • Arkansas lawmakers get first look at $5.5B budget bill

    Arkansas lawmakers get first look at $5.5B budget bill

    Monday, March 27 2017 9:38 PM EDT2017-03-28 01:38:59 GMT
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)

    Legislation outlining Arkansas' nearly $5.5 billion budget for the coming year calls for increases in funding for the Department of Human Services, prisons and public schools, with nearly $16 million being set aside...

    Legislation outlining Arkansas' nearly $5.5 billion budget for the coming year calls for increases in funding for the Department of Human Services, prisons and public schools, with nearly $16 million being set aside...

  • GOP divided over new course after House health care debacle

    GOP divided over new course after House health care debacle

    Tuesday, March 28 2017 4:14 AM EDT2017-03-28 08:14:08 GMT
    Tuesday, March 28 2017 4:14 AM EDT2017-03-28 08:14:08 GMT

    House Republicans are gathering Tuesday to discuss their agenda, their first meeting since a vote for the GOP health care bill was suddenly abandoned last Friday.

    House Republicans are gathering Tuesday to discuss their agenda, their first meeting since a vote for the GOP health care bill was suddenly abandoned last Friday.

  • Trump takes aim at Obama's efforts to curb global warming

    Trump takes aim at Obama's efforts to curb global warming

    Tuesday, March 28 2017 12:03 AM EDT2017-03-28 04:03:08 GMT
    Tuesday, March 28 2017 12:03 AM EDT2017-03-28 04:03:08 GMT
    FILE: Donald Trump hands a pen to Rep. Bill Huizenga, after signing House Joint Resolution 41 in the Oval Office of the White House i Feb. 14, 2017. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)FILE: Donald Trump hands a pen to Rep. Bill Huizenga, after signing House Joint Resolution 41 in the Oval Office of the White House i Feb. 14, 2017. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)

    President Donald Trump will sign an executive order Tuesday that will suspend, rescind or flag for review more than half-a-dozen measures that were part of former President Barack Obama's sweeping plan to curb...

    President Donald Trump will sign an executive order Tuesday that will suspend, rescind or flag for review more than half-a-dozen measures that were part of former President Barack Obama's sweeping plan to curb global warming.

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  • Arkansas lawmakers get first look at $5.5B budget bill

    Arkansas lawmakers get first look at $5.5B budget bill

    Monday, March 27 2017 9:38 PM EDT2017-03-28 01:38:59 GMT
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)

    Legislation outlining Arkansas' nearly $5.5 billion budget for the coming year calls for increases in funding for the Department of Human Services, prisons and public schools, with nearly $16 million being set aside...

    Legislation outlining Arkansas' nearly $5.5 billion budget for the coming year calls for increases in funding for the Department of Human Services, prisons and public schools, with nearly $16 million being set aside...

  • Airport name bill advances after Clinton provision stricken

    Airport name bill advances after Clinton provision stricken

    Monday, March 27 2017 4:37 PM EDT2017-03-27 20:37:14 GMT
    (Source: CNN)(Source: CNN)

    The Arkansas Senate has approved legislation preventing municipal airports from being named after living politicians after a provision was removed that would have stricken Bill and Hillary Clinton's name from...

    The Arkansas Senate has approved legislation preventing municipal airports from being named after living politicians after a provision was removed that would have stricken Bill and Hillary Clinton's name from the...

  • Arkansas inmates ask judge to halt 4 double executions

    Arkansas inmates ask judge to halt 4 double executions

    Monday, March 27 2017 3:20 PM EDT2017-03-27 19:20:46 GMT
    (Source: Raycom Media)(Source: Raycom Media)

    The eight Arkansas inmates scheduled for lethal injection next month are asking a federal judge to block the state's unprecedented plan to conduct four nights of double executions over a 10-day period.

    The eight Arkansas inmates scheduled for lethal injection next month are asking a federal judge to block the state's unprecedented plan to conduct four nights of double executions over a 10-day period.

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  • NFL owners approve Raiders' move from Oakland to Las Vegas

    NFL owners approve Raiders' move from Oakland to Las Vegas

    Monday, March 27 2017 7:24 PM EDT2017-03-27 23:24:16 GMT
    Monday, March 27 2017 7:24 PM EDT2017-03-27 23:24:16 GMT

    NFL owners approved the Oakland Raiders' move to Las Vegas at the league meetings on Monday.

    NFL owners approved the Oakland Raiders' move to Las Vegas at the league meetings on Monday.

  • A-State’s Balado Announces Mike Scutero as Assistant Coach

    A-State’s Balado Announces Mike Scutero as Assistant Coach

    Monday, March 27 2017 5:37 PM EDT2017-03-27 21:37:37 GMT

    JONESBORO, Ark. (3/27/17) – Arkansas State men’s basketball head coach Mike Balado announced today the hiring of Mike Scutero as assistant coach on his staff. “I’m happy to announce the hiring of Mike Scutero to our staff,” Balado said. “I have known Mike for over 20 years and he is someone I trust for this journey. Coach Scutero is an extremely hard worker and a proven recruiter. He will be an energetic, positive role model for our players.&rdqu.

    JONESBORO, Ark. (3/27/17) – Arkansas State men’s basketball head coach Mike Balado announced today the hiring of Mike Scutero as assistant coach on his staff. “I’m happy to announce the hiring of Mike Scutero to our staff,” Balado said. “I have known Mike for over 20 years and he is someone I trust for this journey. Coach Scutero is an extremely hard worker and a proven recruiter. He will be an energetic, positive role model for our players.&rdqu.

  • TIPPING OFF: Final Four welcomes trio of 1st-time coaches

    TIPPING OFF: Final Four welcomes trio of 1st-time coaches

    Monday, March 27 2017 2:14 AM EDT2017-03-27 06:14:20 GMT
    Monday, March 27 2017 2:14 AM EDT2017-03-27 06:14:21 GMT
    Gonzaga's Mark Few, Oregon's Dana Altman and South Carolina's Frank Martin are all first-time coaches at this year's Final Four.
    Gonzaga's Mark Few, Oregon's Dana Altman and South Carolina's Frank Martin are all first-time coaches at this year's Final Four.

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