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  • Police search for man they say robbed gas station

    Police search for man they say robbed gas station

    Monday, December 18 2017 5:14 PM EST2017-12-18 22:14:50 GMT
    Kum and Go robbery S Stadium (Source: JPD)Kum and Go robbery S Stadium (Source: JPD)

    Jonesboro police are searching for the man they say robbed a gas station at gunpoint.  

    Jonesboro police are searching for the man they say robbed a gas station at gunpoint.  

  • Mixed results for Jonesboro Police November crime report

    Mixed results for Jonesboro Police November crime report

    Monday, December 18 2017 3:43 PM EST2017-12-18 20:43:07 GMT
    Monday, December 18 2017 5:12 PM EST2017-12-18 22:12:51 GMT
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)

    Crime in Jonesboro was down in November compared to the same month the year before.

    Crime in Jonesboro was down in November compared to the same month the year before.

  • Court records: rent dispute leads to deadly shooting

    Court records: rent dispute leads to deadly shooting

    Saturday, December 16 2017 4:48 PM EST2017-12-16 21:48:21 GMT
    Monday, December 18 2017 4:37 PM EST2017-12-18 21:37:20 GMT
    Gary Fears (Source: Lawrence County Sheriff's Office via Vinelink)Gary Fears (Source: Lawrence County Sheriff's Office via Vinelink)

    A judge found probable cause to charge a man with murder following his arrest.

    A judge found probable cause to charge a man with murder following his arrest.

  • JPD Officer of the Year award announced

    JPD Officer of the Year award announced

    Monday, December 18 2017 2:42 PM EST2017-12-18 19:42:58 GMT
    Monday, December 18 2017 3:08 PM EST2017-12-18 20:08:59 GMT

    Jonesboro Police Chief Rick Elliott announced who was the top cop for his department for 2017 during their annual Christmas party.

    Jonesboro Police Chief Rick Elliott announced who was the top cop for his department for 2017 during their annual Christmas party.

  • Street department has all hands on drainage cleanup

    Street department has all hands on drainage cleanup

    Monday, December 18 2017 1:35 PM EST2017-12-18 18:35:35 GMT
    Monday, December 18 2017 3:00 PM EST2017-12-18 20:00:49 GMT
    (Source: KAIT-TV)(Source: KAIT-TV)

    With significant rain in the forecast, the City of Jonesboro Street Department is all hands on deck when it comes to drainage.

    With significant rain in the forecast, the City of Jonesboro Street Department is all hands on deck when it comes to drainage.

  • AR gas prices decrease over 3 cents

    AR gas prices decrease over 3 cents

    Monday, December 18 2017 12:53 PM EST2017-12-18 17:53:15 GMT
    Monday, December 18 2017 1:01 PM EST2017-12-18 18:01:54 GMT
    (Source: AP Graphics Bank)(Source: AP Graphics Bank)

    Prices at the pump are down slightly over the last week.

    Prices at the pump are down slightly over the last week.

  • MO woman wins on 'Golden Ticket' bought in AR

    MO woman wins on 'Golden Ticket' bought in AR

    Monday, December 18 2017 12:13 PM EST2017-12-18 17:13:47 GMT
    Monday, December 18 2017 12:21 PM EST2017-12-18 17:21:03 GMT
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)

    A trip to Arkansas proved to be a profitable one for a Missouri woman.

    A trip to Arkansas proved to be a profitable one for a Missouri woman.

  • Wrong way driver on I-55 arrested in Pemiscot Co., MO

    Wrong way driver on I-55 arrested in Pemiscot Co., MO

    Monday, December 18 2017 8:11 AM EST2017-12-18 13:11:32 GMT
    (Source: KFVS)(Source: KFVS)

    A man accused of driving the wrong way on Interstate 55 is behind bars on a charge of driving while intoxicated.

    A man accused of driving the wrong way on Interstate 55 is behind bars on a charge of driving while intoxicated.

  • breaking

    WANTED: Man wanted for assault, burglary in Portageville, MO

    WANTED: Man wanted for assault, burglary in Portageville, MO

    Monday, December 18 2017 7:36 AM EST2017-12-18 12:36:49 GMT
    Antwoine Weakly (Source: Missouri VineLink)Antwoine Weakly (Source: Missouri VineLink)

    Police in Portageville, Missouri are looking for a man accused of hitting a woman with a handgun and taking off with three kids in tow.

    Police in Portageville, Missouri are looking for a man accused of hitting a woman with a handgun and taking off with three kids in tow.

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    Police chief releases names in officer-involved shooting

    Police chief releases names in officer-involved shooting

    Saturday, December 16 2017 9:57 PM EST2017-12-17 02:57:14 GMT
    Sunday, December 17 2017 10:27 PM EST2017-12-18 03:27:05 GMT
    Arkansas State Police investigators are looking into an officer involved shooting Saturday night. (Source: KAIT)Arkansas State Police investigators are looking into an officer involved shooting Saturday night. (Source: KAIT)

    An officer-involved shooting Saturday night in Independence County will be investigated by the Arkansas State Police, officials said Sunday morning. 

    An officer-involved shooting Saturday night in Independence County will be investigated by the Arkansas State Police, officials said Sunday morning. 

  • Kids receive Christmas gifts Saturday

    Kids receive Christmas gifts Saturday

    Sunday, December 17 2017 5:19 PM EST2017-12-17 22:19:23 GMT
    Sunday, December 17 2017 8:38 PM EST2017-12-18 01:38:10 GMT
    Mark Martin purchases a teddy bear Saturday for a child as part of the Sharp County Shop with a Cop program. (Source: Sharp County Shop with a Cop Facebook Page)Mark Martin purchases a teddy bear Saturday for a child as part of the Sharp County Shop with a Cop program. (Source: Sharp County Shop with a Cop Facebook Page)

    At least 130 children in Sharp County will have a brighter Christmas after an event Saturday at the Walmart in Ash Flat. 

    At least 130 children in Sharp County will have a brighter Christmas after an event Saturday at the Walmart in Ash Flat. 

  • Hoxie Fire Department looks to buy new truck

    Hoxie Fire Department looks to buy new truck

    Sunday, December 17 2017 6:27 PM EST2017-12-17 23:27:27 GMT
    Sunday, December 17 2017 8:34 PM EST2017-12-18 01:34:50 GMT
    Hoxie firefighters are looking to purchase a rescue pumper truck for the department. (Source: KAIT)Hoxie firefighters are looking to purchase a rescue pumper truck for the department. (Source: KAIT)

    Hoxie firefighters are working to build the infrastructure they need to battle fires as well as reduce the ISO rating for their department. 

    Hoxie firefighters are working to build the infrastructure they need to battle fires as well as reduce the ISO rating for their department. 

  • breaking

    Fire destroys shop in Jackson County

    Fire destroys shop in Jackson County

    Sunday, December 17 2017 11:55 AM EST2017-12-17 16:55:56 GMT
    Sunday, December 17 2017 4:27 PM EST2017-12-17 21:27:03 GMT
    Firefighters from Diaz, Jacksonport and Tuckerman battled a blaze on Highway 18 Sunday morning at a 10,000 square foot shop. (Source: Diaz Police Chief James Thompson)Firefighters from Diaz, Jacksonport and Tuckerman battled a blaze on Highway 18 Sunday morning at a 10,000 square foot shop. (Source: Diaz Police Chief James Thompson)

    Firefighters spent several hours Sunday battling a blaze in Jackson County that completely destroyed a 10,000-square-foot shop. 

    Firefighters spent several hours Sunday battling a blaze in Jackson County that completely destroyed a 10,000-square-foot shop. 

  • Bono Bridge construction nearly done

    Bono Bridge construction nearly done

    Sunday, December 17 2017 11:11 AM EST2017-12-17 16:11:21 GMT
    Sunday, December 17 2017 11:50 AM EST2017-12-17 16:50:22 GMT
    The construction of a new Bono Bridge is nearly done, County Judge Ed Hill said Sunday. (Source: Craighead Co. Judge Facebook Page)The construction of a new Bono Bridge is nearly done, County Judge Ed Hill said Sunday. (Source: Craighead Co. Judge Facebook Page)

    Construction crews have almost completed work on a bridge project in Craighead County that officials have worked on for nearly six years. 

    Construction crews have almost completed work on a bridge project in Craighead County that officials have worked on for nearly six years. 

  • Couple hosted first African Union party in Jonesboro

    Couple hosted first African Union party in Jonesboro

    Saturday, December 16 2017 10:32 PM EST2017-12-17 03:32:07 GMT
    Saturday, December 16 2017 10:42 PM EST2017-12-17 03:42:48 GMT
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)

    A Jonesboro couple held the first African Union party Saturday night.

    A Jonesboro couple held the first African Union party Saturday night.

  • Live in Montgomery: The Day before the Big Game

    Live in Montgomery: The Day before the Big Game

    Friday, December 15 2017 11:41 PM EST2017-12-16 04:41:07 GMT
    Saturday, December 16 2017 8:37 AM EST2017-12-16 13:37:47 GMT
    The A-State football team visited the Rosa Parks Museum this week as part of bowl festivities for the Raycom Media Camellia Bowl in Montgomery, Ala. (Source: KAIT)The A-State football team visited the Rosa Parks Museum this week as part of bowl festivities for the Raycom Media Camellia Bowl in Montgomery, Ala. (Source: KAIT)

    It was a busy Friday as the A-State Red Wolves finished the final preparations for Saturday's game against Middle Tennessee in the Raycom Media Camellia Bowl in Montgomery, AL.

    It was a busy Friday as the A-State Red Wolves finished the final preparations for Saturday's game against Middle Tennessee in the Raycom Media Camellia Bowl in Montgomery, AL.

  • Greensborough Village project sees first building construction project

    Greensborough Village project sees first building construction project

    Friday, December 15 2017 11:18 PM EST2017-12-16 04:18:27 GMT
    Friday, December 15 2017 11:38 PM EST2017-12-16 04:38:31 GMT
    A developer said Friday that the Greensborough Village project is moving ahead. (Source: KAIT)A developer said Friday that the Greensborough Village project is moving ahead. (Source: KAIT)

    A 200-acre property project in the Hilltop area of Jonesboro is moving ahead, a developer of the project said Friday. 

    A 200-acre property project in the Hilltop area of Jonesboro is moving ahead, a developer of the project said Friday. 

  • Person pulls gun on school bus, police say

    Person pulls gun on school bus, police say

    Friday, December 15 2017 7:49 PM EST2017-12-16 00:49:39 GMT
    Friday, December 15 2017 8:26 PM EST2017-12-16 01:26:43 GMT
    Blytheville Police (Source: KAIT)Blytheville Police (Source: KAIT)

    Authorities in Blytheville are looking into a report of a person pointing a gun at a school bus recently. 

    Authorities in Blytheville are looking into a report of a person pointing a gun at a school bus recently. 

  • Man arrested in drug case, sheriff says

    Man arrested in drug case, sheriff says

    Friday, December 15 2017 5:57 PM EST2017-12-15 22:57:31 GMT
    Friday, December 15 2017 8:22 PM EST2017-12-16 01:22:46 GMT
    Terry Brown (Source: Cleburne County Sheriff's Office via Vinelink)Terry Brown (Source: Cleburne County Sheriff's Office via Vinelink)

    The search of a home in the Pearson area of Cleburne County netted 22 pounds of marijuana and the arrest of a man, Cleburne County Sheriff Chris Brown said Friday. 

    The search of a home in the Pearson area of Cleburne County netted 22 pounds of marijuana and the arrest of a man, Cleburne County Sheriff Chris Brown said Friday. 

  • Versona to close Christmas Eve, employees say

    Versona to close Christmas Eve, employees say

    Wednesday, December 13 2017 7:30 PM EST2017-12-14 00:30:59 GMT
    Friday, December 15 2017 5:56 PM EST2017-12-15 22:56:50 GMT
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)

    A clothing store in the Mall at Turtle Creek that emphasizes Italian fashions for women will close its doors this holiday season, employees at the store said Wednesday. 

    A clothing store in the Mall at Turtle Creek that emphasizes Italian fashions for women will close its doors this holiday season, employees at the store said Wednesday. 

  • People who ate at Dexter, MO restaurant may have been exposed to Hepatitis A

    People who ate at Dexter, MO restaurant may have been exposed to Hepatitis A

    Friday, December 15 2017 5:36 PM EST2017-12-15 22:36:15 GMT
    (Source: Raycom Media)(Source: Raycom Media)

    Members of the public who ate at the Dexter, Missouri, Huddle House between November 21, 2017, and December 2, 2017, should watch for symptoms of Hepatitis A.  

    Members of the public who ate at the Dexter, Missouri, Huddle House between November 21, 2017, and December 2, 2017, should watch for symptoms of Hepatitis A.  

  • Man killed in crash following police chase

    Man killed in crash following police chase

    Friday, December 15 2017 9:35 AM EST2017-12-15 14:35:16 GMT
    Friday, December 15 2017 5:13 PM EST2017-12-15 22:13:51 GMT
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)

    A Wynne man was killed in a two-vehicle crash Thursday in Cross County.

    A Wynne man was killed in a two-vehicle crash Thursday in Cross County.

  • 1 killed in crash involving pedestrian on I-55 near MO-AR state line; lanes open

    1 killed in crash involving pedestrian on I-55 near MO-AR state line; lanes open

    Friday, December 15 2017 4:29 PM EST2017-12-15 21:29:28 GMT
    (Source: Raycom Media)(Source: Raycom Media)

    The southbound lanes of Interstate 55 are back open near the Missouri-Arkansas state line after a deadly crash.

    The southbound lanes of Interstate 55 are back open near the Missouri-Arkansas state line after a deadly crash.

  • Sister Rosetta Tharpe to be inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

    Sister Rosetta Tharpe to be inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

    Thursday, December 14 2017 10:45 PM EST2017-12-15 03:45:44 GMT
    Friday, December 15 2017 1:55 PM EST2017-12-15 18:55:43 GMT
    Sister Rosetta Tharpe (Source: Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Website)Sister Rosetta Tharpe (Source: Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Website)

    A guitarist and singer from Cotton Plant, who served as a role model for several area musicians who later became famous, was recently nominated for the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. 

    A guitarist and singer from Cotton Plant, who served as a role model for several area musicians who later became famous, was recently nominated for the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. 

  • Report: Man threatens woman with knife over perfume bottles

    Report: Man threatens woman with knife over perfume bottles

    Friday, December 15 2017 1:36 PM EST2017-12-15 18:36:19 GMT
    Friday, December 15 2017 1:47 PM EST2017-12-15 18:47:44 GMT
    (Source: Jonesboro Police Department)(Source: Jonesboro Police Department)

    The Jonesboro Police Department is searching for a man who reportedly robbed a woman at knife point and made off with perfume bottles.

    The Jonesboro Police Department is searching for a man who reportedly robbed a woman at knife point and made off with perfume bottles.

  • Hendrix College to build new creative quad in 2018

    Hendrix College to build new creative quad in 2018

    Friday, December 15 2017 10:10 AM EST2017-12-15 15:10:36 GMT
    Friday, December 15 2017 1:30 PM EST2017-12-15 18:30:18 GMT
    Artist rendering of the new Miller Creative Quad (Source: Hendrix College)Artist rendering of the new Miller Creative Quad (Source: Hendrix College)

    Students on the campus of Hendrix College in Conway will see more construction in the Spring as the school begins work building the Miller Creative Quad.

    Students on the campus of Hendrix College in Conway will see more construction in the Spring as the school begins work building the Miller Creative Quad.

  • Man reported missing from Mid-South Health Systems

    Man reported missing from Mid-South Health Systems

    Friday, December 15 2017 12:15 PM EST2017-12-15 17:15:10 GMT
    Friday, December 15 2017 1:29 PM EST2017-12-15 18:29:41 GMT
    Jimmy Lee Stewart (Source: Jonesboro Police Department)Jimmy Lee Stewart (Source: Jonesboro Police Department)

    A man missing for nearly 2 months has Jonesboro mental health officials concerned for his safety.

    A man missing for nearly 2 months has Jonesboro mental health officials concerned for his safety.

  • Police: Woman stole taxi because driver was taking too long

    Police: Woman stole taxi because driver was taking too long

    Friday, December 15 2017 1:24 PM EST2017-12-15 18:24:37 GMT
    Chandre Mcdaniel (Source: Craighead County Sheriff's Office)Chandre Mcdaniel (Source: Craighead County Sheriff's Office)

    A woman told police she stole the taxi she was in because the driver was taking too long inside the store while getting gas.  

    A woman told police she stole the taxi she was in because the driver was taking too long inside the store while getting gas.  

  • Woman calls police after she says someone popped her Santa inflatable

    Woman calls police after she says someone popped her Santa inflatable

    Friday, December 15 2017 11:38 AM EST2017-12-15 16:38:24 GMT
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)

    A Jonesboro woman called police after she said she heard a loud bang and then found her Santa inflatable popped.

    A Jonesboro woman called police after she said she heard a loud bang and then found her Santa inflatable popped.

  • Most Arkansas schools approved for early start date

    Most Arkansas schools approved for early start date

    Friday, December 15 2017 11:30 AM EST2017-12-15 16:30:08 GMT
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)

    Nearly 200 school districts in Arkansas have been approved to start the next school year five days earlier than state law permits.

    Nearly 200 school districts in Arkansas have been approved to start the next school year five days earlier than state law permits.

  • Newport police investigates vehicle vandalism

    Newport police investigates vehicle vandalism

    Thursday, December 14 2017 11:02 PM EST2017-12-15 04:02:25 GMT
    Friday, December 15 2017 9:19 AM EST2017-12-15 14:19:38 GMT
    Newport police Lt. Allen Edwards spoke Thursday about vandalism of vehicles along Malcolm Avenue in Newport. (Source: KAIT)Newport police Lt. Allen Edwards spoke Thursday about vandalism of vehicles along Malcolm Avenue in Newport. (Source: KAIT)

    Vehicles driving along Malcolm Avenue in Newport are in the line of fire as juveniles have been suspected of throwing rocks and causing damage. That is according to Newport police.

    Vehicles driving along Malcolm Avenue in Newport are in the line of fire as juveniles have been suspected of throwing rocks and causing damage. That is according to Newport police.

  • Malls in state of change, real estate developer says

    Malls in state of change, real estate developer says

    Thursday, December 14 2017 9:20 PM EST2017-12-15 02:20:08 GMT
    Friday, December 15 2017 9:12 AM EST2017-12-15 14:12:29 GMT
    The Mall at Turtle Creek (Source: KAIT)The Mall at Turtle Creek (Source: KAIT)

    The business of shopping is changing, a local commercial real estate official said, noting it is a trend that is being seen and felt around the country.

    The business of shopping is changing, a local commercial real estate official said, noting it is a trend that is being seen and felt around the country.

  • Clay County SO, ASP investigate woman's death

    Clay County SO, ASP investigate woman's death

    Thursday, December 14 2017 10:21 PM EST2017-12-15 03:21:34 GMT
    Friday, December 15 2017 7:41 AM EST2017-12-15 12:41:06 GMT
    (Source: Raycom Media)(Source: Raycom Media)

    Authorities found the body of Vanessa Fraine in October in a mobile home on Clay County Road 250 near Knobel.

    Authorities found the body of Vanessa Fraine in October in a mobile home on Clay County Road 250 near Knobel.

  • A Better Region 8: New twist on 'Shop with a Cop'

    A Better Region 8: New twist on 'Shop with a Cop'

    Thursday, December 14 2017 7:55 PM EST2017-12-15 00:55:59 GMT
    Friday, December 15 2017 7:30 AM EST2017-12-15 12:30:45 GMT
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)

    It's something that most of us have experienced. You pass a law enforcement officer sitting in their car. They pull out, turn on their blue lights and pull you over. It's almost never good news when that happens right?

    It's something that most of us have experienced. You pass a law enforcement officer sitting in their car. They pull out, turn on their blue lights and pull you over. It's almost never good news when that happens right?

  • A-State: Live from Montgomery

    A-State: Live from Montgomery

    Thursday, December 14 2017 11:23 PM EST2017-12-15 04:23:46 GMT
    Thursday, December 14 2017 11:37 PM EST2017-12-15 04:37:27 GMT
    The A-State defensive line sings "Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer" Thursday after practice for the Raycom Media Camellia Bowl in Montgomery, Ala. (Source: KAIT)The A-State defensive line sings "Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer" Thursday after practice for the Raycom Media Camellia Bowl in Montgomery, Ala. (Source: KAIT)

    As the A-State Red Wolves continued to prepare Thursday for Saturday's Raycom Media Camellia Bowl game against Middle Tennessee, a bowl game also gives players an opportunity to learn about history and have some fun. 

    As the A-State Red Wolves continued to prepare Thursday for Saturday's Raycom Media Camellia Bowl game against Middle Tennessee, a bowl game also gives players an opportunity to learn about history and have some fun. 

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    Jonesboro FD responds to house fire

    Jonesboro FD responds to house fire

    Thursday, December 14 2017 8:18 PM EST2017-12-15 01:18:42 GMT
    Thursday, December 14 2017 10:30 PM EST2017-12-15 03:30:30 GMT
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)

    According to Jonesboro Police and Fire Dispatch, firefighters are at the scene of a fully involved house in the 4700 block of Mitchell Drive in Jonesboro. 

    According to Jonesboro Police and Fire Dispatch, firefighters are at the scene of a fully involved house in the 4700 block of Mitchell Drive in Jonesboro. 

  • Man given appeal bond in Mississippi Co. murder trial, prosecutor says

    Man given appeal bond in Mississippi Co. murder trial, prosecutor says

    Thursday, December 14 2017 7:17 PM EST2017-12-15 00:17:39 GMT
    Thursday, December 14 2017 10:13 PM EST2017-12-15 03:13:44 GMT
    Allan Curtis JonesAllan Curtis Jones

    According to Second Judicial District Prosecuting Attorney Scott Ellington, Allan Curtis Jones was sentenced to 24 years in prison Thursday night in connection with the murder of a man in Oct. 2016.

    According to Second Judicial District Prosecuting Attorney Scott Ellington, Allan Curtis Jones was sentenced to 24 years in prison Thursday night in connection with the murder of a man in Oct. 2016.

  • Group seeks to renovate Water Wheel in Sharp County

    Group seeks to renovate Water Wheel in Sharp County

    Thursday, December 14 2017 8:45 PM EST2017-12-15 01:45:27 GMT
    Thursday, December 14 2017 9:56 PM EST2017-12-15 02:56:34 GMT
    A group is seeking to renovate the Morgan Mill Water Wheel in Sharp County. (Source: KAIT)A group is seeking to renovate the Morgan Mill Water Wheel in Sharp County. (Source: KAIT)

    A landmark in Sharp County may soon be on the way to being refurbished, with a group helping to make it happen. 

    A landmark in Sharp County may soon be on the way to being refurbished, with a group helping to make it happen. 

  • Portageville, MO Fire Chief who joined in 1956 is retiring

    Portageville, MO Fire Chief who joined in 1956 is retiring

    Thursday, December 14 2017 9:44 PM EST2017-12-15 02:44:47 GMT
    Bill Foster (Source: Portageville FD)Bill Foster (Source: Portageville FD)

    The Portageville, Missouri Fire Department has announced the retirement of Chief William “Bill” Foster.  

    The Portageville, Missouri Fire Department has announced the retirement of Chief William “Bill” Foster.  

  • Multi-agency drug bust leads to several arrests

    Multi-agency drug bust leads to several arrests

    Thursday, December 14 2017 2:58 PM EST2017-12-14 19:58:19 GMT
    Thursday, December 14 2017 3:59 PM EST2017-12-14 20:59:55 GMT
    (Source: Second Judicial District Prosecuting Attorney Scott Ellington)(Source: Second Judicial District Prosecuting Attorney Scott Ellington)

    Several law enforcement agencies took part in a multi-county drug bust.

    Several law enforcement agencies took part in a multi-county drug bust.

  • Arkansas woman to get second mental exam in murder case

    Arkansas woman to get second mental exam in murder case

    Thursday, December 14 2017 1:26 PM EST2017-12-14 18:26:06 GMT
    Jennifer Lea Collins (Source: Sharp Co. Jail via Vinelink)Jennifer Lea Collins (Source: Sharp Co. Jail via Vinelink)

    A northeastern Arkansas woman who faces a murder charge in the death of an elderly woman is getting a second mental evaluation.

    A northeastern Arkansas woman who faces a murder charge in the death of an elderly woman is getting a second mental evaluation.

  • GCSO: Man said he smoked meth before visiting jail

    GCSO: Man said he smoked meth before visiting jail

    Thursday, December 14 2017 10:00 AM EST2017-12-14 15:00:10 GMT
    Thursday, December 14 2017 12:49 PM EST2017-12-14 17:49:30 GMT
    Jacob Taber (Source: Greene Co. Sheriff's Office)Jacob Taber (Source: Greene Co. Sheriff's Office)

    A man who reportedly smoked meth before visiting his sister at the Greene County jail ended up staying the night.

    A man who reportedly smoked meth before visiting his sister at the Greene County jail ended up staying the night.

  • Arkansas woman warns of buying fake toys online

    Arkansas woman warns of buying fake toys online

    Thursday, December 14 2017 9:10 AM EST2017-12-14 14:10:02 GMT
    Thursday, December 14 2017 12:49 PM EST2017-12-14 17:49:08 GMT
    (Source: KATV)(Source: KATV)

    An Arkansas woman has a warning for holiday shoppers after she bought a fake toy online.

    An Arkansas woman has a warning for holiday shoppers after she bought a fake toy online.

  • Traffic stops end with happy families in Jackson County

    Traffic stops end with happy families in Jackson County

    Wednesday, December 13 2017 11:38 PM EST2017-12-14 04:38:02 GMT
    Thursday, December 14 2017 9:02 AM EST2017-12-14 14:02:52 GMT
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)

    The Jackson County Sheriff’s Department put their own spin on Shop with a Cop this holiday season as they made several traffic-stops for a giving reason.

    The Jackson County Sheriff’s Department put their own spin on Shop with a Cop this holiday season as they made several traffic-stops for a giving reason.

  • A-State goes bowling Wednesday

    A-State goes bowling Wednesday

    Wednesday, December 13 2017 9:36 PM EST2017-12-14 02:36:16 GMT
    Wednesday, December 13 2017 10:39 PM EST2017-12-14 03:39:52 GMT
    A-State defensive end Ja'Von Rolland-Jones looks on as A-State defensive back Blaise Taylor bowls Wednesday night in Montgomery, Ala. (Source: KAIT)A-State defensive end Ja'Von Rolland-Jones looks on as A-State defensive back Blaise Taylor bowls Wednesday night in Montgomery, Ala. (Source: KAIT)

    The A-State Red Wolves are set to go bowling Saturday night when they face Middle Tennessee in the Raycom Media Camellia Bowl before a national audience on ESPN.

    The A-State Red Wolves are set to go bowling Saturday night when they face Middle Tennessee in the Raycom Media Camellia Bowl before a national audience on ESPN.

  • Sharp Co. SO: Child with head injury, father arrested

    Sharp Co. SO: Child with head injury, father arrested

    Wednesday, December 13 2017 7:06 PM EST2017-12-14 00:06:17 GMT
    Wednesday, December 13 2017 10:04 PM EST2017-12-14 03:04:54 GMT
    Carl Adrian Ring (Source: Sharp County Sheriff's Office via Vinelink)Carl Adrian Ring (Source: Sharp County Sheriff's Office via Vinelink)

    A Sharp County man is in trouble with the law in connection with an investigation into his three-month-old child having a head injury, Sharp County authorities said Wednesday. 

    A Sharp County man is in trouble with the law in connection with an investigation into his three-month-old child having a head injury, Sharp County authorities said Wednesday. 

  • Toys delivered to needy children in Craighead County

    Toys delivered to needy children in Craighead County

    Wednesday, December 13 2017 6:48 PM EST2017-12-13 23:48:24 GMT
    Wednesday, December 13 2017 8:22 PM EST2017-12-14 01:22:50 GMT
    Craighead County Sheriff Marty Boyd collects toys to give to needy children in Craighead County. (Source: Craighead Co. Sheriff's Office Facebook)Craighead County Sheriff Marty Boyd collects toys to give to needy children in Craighead County. (Source: Craighead Co. Sheriff's Office Facebook)

    It was delivery day as Craighead County deputies took toys to needy children throughout the county. 

    It was delivery day as Craighead County deputies took toys to needy children throughout the county. 

  • Woman killed when SUV overturns

    Woman killed when SUV overturns

    Wednesday, December 13 2017 4:51 PM EST2017-12-13 21:51:33 GMT
    Wednesday, December 13 2017 4:53 PM EST2017-12-13 21:53:32 GMT
    (Source: Raycom Media)(Source: Raycom Media)

    A 19-year-old woman died Wednesday afternoon in a one-vehicle crash.

    A 19-year-old woman died Wednesday afternoon in a one-vehicle crash.

  • CCSO: Suspect caught on camera using stolen credit cards

    CCSO: Suspect caught on camera using stolen credit cards

    Wednesday, December 13 2017 3:36 PM EST2017-12-13 20:36:43 GMT
    Wednesday, December 13 2017 4:10 PM EST2017-12-13 21:10:41 GMT
    Collin Miller (Source: Craighead Co. Sheriff's Office)Collin Miller (Source: Craighead Co. Sheriff's Office)

    A Jonesboro man faces theft charges after investigators say he was caught on camera trying to use stolen debit and credit cards.

    A Jonesboro man faces theft charges after investigators say he was caught on camera trying to use stolen debit and credit cards.

  • Housekeeper accused of cleaning out woman's jewelry

    Housekeeper accused of cleaning out woman's jewelry

    Wednesday, December 13 2017 3:18 PM EST2017-12-13 20:18:25 GMT
    Wednesday, December 13 2017 4:08 PM EST2017-12-13 21:08:12 GMT
    Carmen Tyler (Source: Craighead Co. Sheriff's Office)Carmen Tyler (Source: Craighead Co. Sheriff's Office)

    A Jonesboro housekeeper faces a felony charge after police say she cleaned out a woman’s jewelry collection.

    A Jonesboro housekeeper faces a felony charge after police say she cleaned out a woman’s jewelry collection.

  • Dressbarn closing at The Mall at Turtle Creek

    Dressbarn closing at The Mall at Turtle Creek

    Tuesday, December 12 2017 9:31 PM EST2017-12-13 02:31:31 GMT
    Wednesday, December 13 2017 2:38 PM EST2017-12-13 19:38:34 GMT
    (Source: Dressbarn via Facebook)(Source: Dressbarn via Facebook)

    The Dressbarn is closing its doors inside The Mall at Turtle Creek.

    The Dressbarn is closing its doors inside The Mall at Turtle Creek.

  • City frustrated with inconsistent mailing service

    City frustrated with inconsistent mailing service

    Tuesday, December 12 2017 11:23 PM EST2017-12-13 04:23:40 GMT
    Wednesday, December 13 2017 9:03 AM EST2017-12-13 14:03:57 GMT
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)

    For months the city of Hoxie has dealt with inconsistent mailing services with the U.S. Postal service in town.

    For months the city of Hoxie has dealt with inconsistent mailing services with the U.S. Postal service in town.

  • Soldier surprises kids at school

    Soldier surprises kids at school

    Tuesday, December 12 2017 10:15 PM EST2017-12-13 03:15:06 GMT
    Wednesday, December 13 2017 9:02 AM EST2017-12-13 14:02:34 GMT
    (Source: Poplar Bluff Middle School via Facebook)(Source: Poplar Bluff Middle School via Facebook)

    A soldier in the Missouri Army National Guard surprised his fifth grader during an assembly on Dec. 8 in Poplar Bluff.

    A soldier in the Missouri Army National Guard surprised his fifth grader during an assembly on Dec. 8 in Poplar Bluff.

  • A-State Chancellor surprises graduate student who couldn't attend ceremony

    A-State Chancellor surprises graduate student who couldn't attend ceremony

    Tuesday, December 12 2017 10:23 PM EST2017-12-13 03:23:22 GMT
    Wednesday, December 13 2017 8:59 AM EST2017-12-13 13:59:51 GMT
    (Source: Arkansas State University via Facebook)(Source: Arkansas State University via Facebook)

    One student at Arkansas State University couldn't attend the graduation ceremony over the weekend, so Dr. Kelly Damphousse made a special delivery Tuesday.

    One student at Arkansas State University couldn't attend the graduation ceremony over the weekend, so Dr. Kelly Damphousse made a special delivery Tuesday.

  • Woman killed in crash on Highway 67

    Woman killed in crash on Highway 67

    Wednesday, December 13 2017 7:10 AM EST2017-12-13 12:10:17 GMT
    (Source: AP Graphics Bank)(Source: AP Graphics Bank)

    Highway 67, just south of Pocahontas, has reopened after a two-vehicle crash. 

    Highway 67, just south of Pocahontas, has reopened after a two-vehicle crash. 

  • Getting a loan while shopping online

    Getting a loan while shopping online

    Tuesday, December 12 2017 11:13 PM EST2017-12-13 04:13:32 GMT
    Tuesday, December 12 2017 11:39 PM EST2017-12-13 04:39:56 GMT
    (Source: Pablo)(Source: Pablo)

    The cyber shopping season is in full swing, but some retailers are offering something new.

    The cyber shopping season is in full swing, but some retailers are offering something new.

  • Two charged after father finds bruises on child

    Two charged after father finds bruises on child

    Tuesday, December 12 2017 10:31 PM EST2017-12-13 03:31:46 GMT
    Tuesday, December 12 2017 11:01 PM EST2017-12-13 04:01:05 GMT
    Jenah Horning (Source: Stone County Sheriff's Office)Jenah Horning (Source: Stone County Sheriff's Office)

    Two people are charged after a 4-year-old told his father that he was hit.

    Two people are charged after a 4-year-old told his father that he was hit.

  • A-State Red Wolves leave for bowl game

    A-State Red Wolves leave for bowl game

    Tuesday, December 12 2017 9:43 PM EST2017-12-13 02:43:18 GMT
    Tuesday, December 12 2017 9:54 PM EST2017-12-13 02:54:44 GMT
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)

    The Arkansas State Red Wolves left for their the Camellia Bowl in Montgomery, AL on Tuesday.

    The Arkansas State Red Wolves left for their the Camellia Bowl in Montgomery, AL on Tuesday.

  • Elementary students bring holiday spirit to holiday potluck

    Elementary students bring holiday spirit to holiday potluck

    Tuesday, December 12 2017 8:47 PM EST2017-12-13 01:47:01 GMT
    Tuesday, December 12 2017 9:32 PM EST2017-12-13 02:32:42 GMT
    (Source: KAIT-TV)(Source: KAIT-TV)

    A group of Region 8 kids stepped out of the classroom to bring the Christmas spirit to some seniors.

    A group of Region 8 kids stepped out of the classroom to bring the Christmas spirit to some seniors.

  • Audit reveals financial challenges for Pemiscot Co. hospital

    Audit reveals financial challenges for Pemiscot Co. hospital

    Tuesday, December 12 2017 8:31 PM EST2017-12-13 01:31:50 GMT
    Tuesday, December 12 2017 9:17 PM EST2017-12-13 02:17:28 GMT
    (Source: KFVS)(Source: KFVS)

    A recent audit of one southeast Missouri hospital showed it's in quite a challenging financial situation.

    A recent audit of one southeast Missouri hospital showed it's in quite a challenging financial situation.

  • Road crews are busy in Northeast Arkansas

    Road crews are busy in Northeast Arkansas

    Tuesday, December 12 2017 8:43 PM EST2017-12-13 01:43:15 GMT
    Tuesday, December 12 2017 9:15 PM EST2017-12-13 02:15:32 GMT
    (Source: KAIT-TV)(Source: KAIT-TV)

    Road crews are out across Northeast Arkansas.

    Road crews are out across Northeast Arkansas.

  • Options for Batesville school restructuring presented to public

    Options for Batesville school restructuring presented to public

    Tuesday, December 12 2017 7:09 PM EST2017-12-13 00:09:29 GMT
    Tuesday, December 12 2017 8:14 PM EST2017-12-13 01:14:07 GMT
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)

    Batesville School District officials presented two different options for restructuring the district’s elementary schools to the public Monday night.

    Batesville School District officials presented two different options for restructuring the district’s elementary schools to the public Monday night.

  • Body recovered from Mississippi River tugboat sinking

    Body recovered from Mississippi River tugboat sinking

    Monday, December 18 2017 6:04 AM EST2017-12-18 11:04:44 GMT
    Keith Pigram and his stepson Anquavioius Newson (Source: Family)Keith Pigram and his stepson Anquavioius Newson (Source: Family)

    The body of one of the two missing men from a tugboat accident has been recovered from the Mississippi River, according to a spokesperson for Wepfer Marine. 

    The body of one of the two missing men from a tugboat accident has been recovered from the Mississippi River, according to a spokesperson for Wepfer Marine. 

  • Slideshow: Craighead Co. Dec. 17-23 mug shots

    Slideshow: Craighead Co. Dec. 17-23 mug shots

    Sunday, December 17 2017 12:51 PM EST2017-12-17 17:51:04 GMT
    Sunday, December 17 2017 7:16 PM EST2017-12-18 00:16:50 GMT
    (Source: Raycom Media)(Source: Raycom Media)

    A photo gallery of mug shots from the Craighead County Sheriff's Office.

    A photo gallery of mug shots from the Craighead County Sheriff's Office.

  • Victim identified in trailer fire north of Doniphan, MO

    Victim identified in trailer fire north of Doniphan, MO

    Sunday, December 17 2017 5:23 PM EST2017-12-17 22:23:01 GMT
    (Source: KFVS)(Source: KFVS)

    One woman has died after a fire in Ripley County, Missouri.

    One woman has died after a fire in Ripley County, Missouri.

  • breaking

    ASP investigates homicide

    ASP investigates homicide

    Sunday, December 17 2017 2:22 PM EST2017-12-17 19:22:42 GMT
    Sunday, December 17 2017 2:31 PM EST2017-12-17 19:31:41 GMT
    (Source: Raycom Media)(Source: Raycom Media)

    According to Lt. Allen Edwards with the Newport Police Department, authorities are investigating the death of a man Saturday night. 

    According to Lt. Allen Edwards with the Newport Police Department, authorities are investigating the death of a man Saturday night. 

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