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    Diana Davis

    Diana Davis

    Diana Davis presents Region 8 News at Midday, then anchors the 5 & 6 p.m. newscasts with Craig Rickert. A native of Raytown, Missouri, Diana attended the University of Kansas William Allen White School
    For over two decades, KAIT viewers have been turning to Diana Davis for the latest news coverage of northeast Arkansas and southeast Missouri. Email Diana
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    Craig Rickert

    After ten years in television, KAIT presented a new challenge for Craig Rickert. He started out his career covering sports in Iowa and Alabama. Then in 2002, KAIT gave him the chance to move to the news
    Craig has spent much of his career in sports, serving as the Sports Director at Raycom affiliate WAFF-TV in Huntsville, Alabama. At KAIT, his role as evolved into news as the lead anchor and reporter for Region 8 News at 5, 6 and 10. Email Craig Follow Craig on Twitter @region8anchor
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    Amanda Hanson

    Amanda Hanson

    Amanda Hanson joins the Region 8 news team with a passion for local news. Before coming to KAIT, she was a sports reporter and editor at WREG in Memphis, TN. During her time at WREG, Amanda served
    Amanda Hanson joins the Region 8 news team with a passion for local news.  Before coming to KAIT, she was a sports reporter and editor at WREG in Memphis, TN.  Email Amanda
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    Blake Guinn

    Blake Guinn

    Blake Guinn is the weekend sports anchor/reporter at KAIT. He is no stranger to Region 8 News. Blake joined KAIT in April of 2010 as News Content Specialist. He had the opportunity to work with the sports
    Blake Guinn is the co-anchor of Good Morning Region 8. A Greene County native, he is no stranger to Region 8 News. Blake joined KAIT in April of 2010 as News Content Specialist.  Email Blake »
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    Allison Munn

    Allison Munn

    Allison Munn is alongside Craig Rickert as the anchor during Region 8 News at 10:00 on weekdays while still handling reporting duties as well.  Allison moved from the Weekend Anchor/Reporter position she's
    Allison Munn joins Craig Rickert as co-anchor during Region 8 News at 10 on weeknights.  During her first week of college at ASU, Allison began working at KAIT as a camera operator.  Email Allison » @allisoncmunn on Twitter
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    Brandi Hunter

    Brandi Hunter

    Brandi joined the Region 8 News team in September 2011. She comes to Jonesboro from Memphis, TN, where she worked as a production assistant and freelance reporter. Brandi always enjoyed writing in
    Brandi joined the Region 8 News team in September 2011.  She comes to Jonesboro from Memphis, TN, where she worked as a production assistant and freelance reporter.  Email Brandi
  • Most Popular StoriesMost Popular StoriesMore>>

  • Authorities find bodies of Arkansas man, son

    Authorities find bodies of Arkansas man, son

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 6:50 AM EDT2014-07-30 10:50:07 GMT
    Arkansas officials say search crews have discovered the bodies of a man and his infant son who were reported missing in the Ouachita Mountains late last week.
    Arkansas officials say search crews have discovered the bodies of a man and his infant son who were reported missing in the Ouachita Mountains late last week.
  • Prostitution sting results in 12 arrests

    Prostitution sting results in 12 arrests

    Friday, July 25 2014 3:19 PM EDT2014-07-25 19:19:10 GMT
    (WMC) – A prostitution sting was conducted at a Southaven hotel Thursday. As a result, the following 12 people were arrested: Preston K. Mitchell, 52, Memphis, Tenn., charged with procuring prostitution
    A prostitution sting was conducted at a Southaven hotel Thursday. Twelve people were arrested.
  • Searchers find bodies of Arkansas man, infant son

    Searchers find bodies of Arkansas man, infant son

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 9:45 PM EDT2014-07-30 01:45:41 GMT
    A four-day search for an Arkansas man and his 10-month-old son came to a grim end Tuesday as authorities discovered their bodies in a remote area of the Ouachita Mountains, authorities said Tuesday.
    A four-day search for an Arkansas man and his 10-month-old son came to a grim end Tuesday as authorities discovered their bodies in a remote area of the Ouachita Mountains, authorities said Tuesday.
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