Kirsten Pieri-May

Kirsten May began working at KAIT as a camera operator after graduating from Greene County Tech High School in 2013. She worked her way up at the station, holding positions as a graphics operator, associate producer, digital content producer, and news producer before becoming a multimedia journalist. Kirsten attended Arkansas State University where she received her Bachelor of Science degree in Multimedia Journalism. She graduated Magna Cum Laude in Dec. 2016. During college, she produced shows for ASU TV and wrote for The Herald. She also anchored and reported for ASU TV News her final semester. She is excited to be able to tell stories about the area she grew up in. If you have a story idea, you can email her at kpierimay@kait8.com Copyright 2017 KAIT. All rights reserved. Watch Region 8 News On Demand: On your Desktop | On your Mobile device Region 8 News App - Install or update on your: iPhone | Android

Recent Articles by Kirsten

  Independence Co. to eliminate residential recycling pickup

Watermelon Festival committee creates scholarship for young farmers

Farmers expecting good year for cotton

Number of foster children down, specific home needs still not met

Courthouse preservation grant used to make bathrooms accessible

City building monument to honor veterans

Cave City watermelon growers warn against knockoffs

Pyrotechnics crew spends days preparing for Freedom Fest

World War II veteran honored at annual Piggott Picnic and Homecoming

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Traffic light to be removed following ARDOT traffic study

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Land purchase, annexation possibility discussed at Cave City Council meeting

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Social media causes problems in local child abuse case

Police issue warning after multiple huffing incidents over weekend

Independence County moves to state's top incentive tier by AEDC

Jonesboro's Longest Concert raises money for Alzheimer's Association

New committee to lead redevelopment push