Region 8 News - KAIT Jonesboro, AR - Region 8 News, weather, sports

  • Region 8 News HomeLOCALMore>>

  • Sheriff's office investigating shooting in Independence Co.

    Sheriff's office investigating shooting in Independence Co.

    Wednesday, April 25 2018 10:02 PM EDT2018-04-26 02:02:07 GMT
    Thursday, April 26 2018 11:11 PM EDT2018-04-27 03:11:22 GMT
    (Source: Raycom Media)(Source: Raycom Media)
    (Source: Raycom Media)(Source: Raycom Media)

    The Independence County Sheriff's Office is investigating a shooting that took place Wednesday night.

    The Independence County Sheriff's Office is investigating a shooting that took place Wednesday night.

  • Man assaults victim with pistol, police say

    Man assaults victim with pistol, police say

    Thursday, April 26 2018 9:36 PM EDT2018-04-27 01:36:29 GMT
    Thursday, April 26 2018 10:45 PM EDT2018-04-27 02:45:51 GMT
    Logan Robertson (Source: Greene Co. Sheriff's Office via Vinelink)Logan Robertson (Source: Greene Co. Sheriff's Office via Vinelink)
    Logan Robertson (Source: Greene Co. Sheriff's Office via Vinelink)Logan Robertson (Source: Greene Co. Sheriff's Office via Vinelink)

    A man is accused of hitting a victim as they attempted to call for help, Paragould police said Thursday. 

    A man is accused of hitting a victim as they attempted to call for help, Paragould police said Thursday. 

  • Police department expands search for new officer

    Police department expands search for new officer

    Thursday, April 26 2018 10:05 PM EDT2018-04-27 02:05:27 GMT
    Thursday, April 26 2018 10:41 PM EDT2018-04-27 02:41:36 GMT
    (Source: KAIT-TV)(Source: KAIT-TV)
    (Source: KAIT-TV)(Source: KAIT-TV)

    An area police department is on the hunt for a new officer.

    An area police department is on the hunt for a new officer.

  • Man arrested in sex offender case

    Man arrested in sex offender case

    Thursday, April 26 2018 9:13 PM EDT2018-04-27 01:13:59 GMT
    Thursday, April 26 2018 10:39 PM EDT2018-04-27 02:39:54 GMT
    Travis Mekan (Source: Greene Co. Sheriff's Office via Vinelink)Travis Mekan (Source: Greene Co. Sheriff's Office via Vinelink)
    Travis Mekan (Source: Greene Co. Sheriff's Office via Vinelink)Travis Mekan (Source: Greene Co. Sheriff's Office via Vinelink)

    A Greene County man was arrested this week after he reportedly failed to comply with reporting requirements involving sex offenders. 

    A Greene County man was arrested this week after he reportedly failed to comply with reporting requirements involving sex offenders. 

  • Farm Bureau thanks local media outlet with dinner

    Farm Bureau thanks local media outlet with dinner

    Thursday, April 26 2018 10:11 PM EDT2018-04-27 02:11:36 GMT
    Thursday, April 26 2018 10:28 PM EDT2018-04-27 02:28:16 GMT
    (Source: KAIT-TV)(Source: KAIT-TV)
    (Source: KAIT-TV)(Source: KAIT-TV)

    On Thursday night, Farm Bureau held a Media Appreciation Dinner to show their gratitude.

    On Thursday night, Farm Bureau held a Media Appreciation Dinner to show their gratitude.

  • Failure to report leads to arrest, according to authorities

    Failure to report leads to arrest, according to authorities

    Thursday, April 26 2018 10:00 PM EDT2018-04-27 02:00:25 GMT
    Thursday, April 26 2018 10:26 PM EDT2018-04-27 02:26:04 GMT
    Brent West (Source: Greene Co. Sheriff's Office via Vinelink)Brent West (Source: Greene Co. Sheriff's Office via Vinelink)
    Brent West (Source: Greene Co. Sheriff's Office via Vinelink)Brent West (Source: Greene Co. Sheriff's Office via Vinelink)

    A Greene County man is facing drug and failure to comply with reporting requirements charges after reportedly not doing well with his parole requirements, Paragould police said Thursday. 

    A Greene County man is facing drug and failure to comply with reporting requirements charges after reportedly not doing well with his parole requirements, Paragould police said Thursday. 

  • Police investigating whether shootings are related

    Police investigating whether shootings are related

    Thursday, April 26 2018 10:15 PM EDT2018-04-27 02:15:48 GMT
    Thursday, April 26 2018 10:19 PM EDT2018-04-27 02:19:36 GMT
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)

    Jonesboro police are investigating whether a shooting early Thursday morning was related to on Wednesday night.

    Jonesboro police are investigating whether a shooting early Thursday morning was related to on Wednesday night.

  • EAPDD receives Brownfields grant

    EAPDD receives Brownfields grant

    Thursday, April 26 2018 6:15 PM EDT2018-04-26 22:15:22 GMT
    Thursday, April 26 2018 8:19 PM EDT2018-04-27 00:19:24 GMT
    East Arkansas Planning and Development District (Source: EAPDD Facebook page)East Arkansas Planning and Development District (Source: EAPDD Facebook page)
    East Arkansas Planning and Development District (Source: EAPDD Facebook page)East Arkansas Planning and Development District (Source: EAPDD Facebook page)

    A $300,000 grant will provide a chance to help clean up possible environmental hazards in the area and turn them into so-called Brownfields sites, officials with an area planning group said Thursday. 

    A $300,000 grant will provide a chance to help clean up possible environmental hazards in the area and turn them into so-called Brownfields sites, officials with an area planning group said Thursday. 

  • Blytheville police search for robbery suspect

    Blytheville police search for robbery suspect

    Thursday, April 26 2018 6:31 PM EDT2018-04-26 22:31:32 GMT
    Thursday, April 26 2018 7:39 PM EDT2018-04-26 23:39:58 GMT
    D'marcus Black (Source: Blytheville Police Department)D'marcus Black (Source: Blytheville Police Department)
    D'marcus Black (Source: Blytheville Police Department)D'marcus Black (Source: Blytheville Police Department)

    Authorities spent Thursday looking for a suspect who reportedly robbed a man at gunpoint in Blytheville, with police there asking for help from the public in putting the suspect behind bars. 

    Authorities spent Thursday looking for a suspect who reportedly robbed a man at gunpoint in Blytheville, with police there asking for help from the public in putting the suspect behind bars. 

  • Council to discuss smoking in city park after complaints

    Council to discuss smoking in city park after complaints

    Thursday, April 26 2018 6:11 PM EDT2018-04-26 22:11:56 GMT
    Thursday, April 26 2018 7:21 PM EDT2018-04-26 23:21:43 GMT
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)

    After citizen complaints, there could soon be some changes to the rules at the Cave City Park. 

    After citizen complaints, there could soon be some changes to the rules at the Cave City Park. 

  • City creating guidelines for cemetery upkeep

    City creating guidelines for cemetery upkeep

    Thursday, April 26 2018 6:23 PM EDT2018-04-26 22:23:09 GMT
    Thursday, April 26 2018 7:17 PM EDT2018-04-26 23:17:09 GMT
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)

    The city of Cave City is working to establish guidelines for their cemetery after recently acquiring responsibility for it. 

    The city of Cave City is working to establish guidelines for their cemetery after recently acquiring responsibility for it. 

  • Inmates to clean-up county

    Inmates to clean-up county

    Thursday, April 26 2018 6:20 PM EDT2018-04-26 22:20:41 GMT
    Thursday, April 26 2018 7:12 PM EDT2018-04-26 23:12:41 GMT
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)

    Randolph County jail inmates may soon be helping clean-up the county.

    Randolph County jail inmates may soon be helping clean-up the county.

  • Police department to offer reserve officer training

    Police department to offer reserve officer training

    Thursday, April 26 2018 6:28 PM EDT2018-04-26 22:28:28 GMT
    Thursday, April 26 2018 7:08 PM EDT2018-04-26 23:08:00 GMT
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)

    The Pocahontas Police Department plans to offer reserve officer training in May.

    The Pocahontas Police Department plans to offer reserve officer training in May.

  • Fishing teaches life lessons

    Fishing teaches life lessons

    Thursday, April 26 2018 6:40 PM EDT2018-04-26 22:40:46 GMT
    Thursday, April 26 2018 6:52 PM EDT2018-04-26 22:52:45 GMT
    (Source: KAIT-TV)(Source: KAIT-TV)
    (Source: KAIT-TV)(Source: KAIT-TV)

    Students in Brookland Middle School cast a rod to learn a lesson.

    Students in Brookland Middle School cast a rod to learn a lesson.

  • Students say they're not going to be in debt

    Students say they're not going to be in debt

    Thursday, April 26 2018 6:33 PM EDT2018-04-26 22:33:43 GMT
    Thursday, April 26 2018 6:46 PM EDT2018-04-26 22:46:46 GMT
    (Source: KAIT-TV)(Source: KAIT-TV)
    (Source: KAIT-TV)(Source: KAIT-TV)

    Students at Oak Grove Middle School get ahead on their financial situation.

    Students at Oak Grove Middle School get ahead on their financial situation.

  • Suspect unsure how stolen credit card got in her pants pocket

    Suspect unsure how stolen credit card got in her pants pocket

    Thursday, April 26 2018 3:56 PM EDT2018-04-26 19:56:07 GMT
    Thursday, April 26 2018 6:09 PM EDT2018-04-26 22:09:04 GMT
    Jennifer Deann Dunkin (Source: Craighead Co. Sheriff's Office)Jennifer Deann Dunkin (Source: Craighead Co. Sheriff's Office)
    Jennifer Deann Dunkin (Source: Craighead Co. Sheriff's Office)Jennifer Deann Dunkin (Source: Craighead Co. Sheriff's Office)

    A purse snatching suspect found with another woman’s stolen credit card in her pocket told police she “did not know how it got there.”

    A purse snatching suspect found with another woman’s stolen credit card in her pocket told police she “did not know how it got there.”

  • City works to help residents find work

    City works to help residents find work

    Thursday, April 26 2018 5:56 PM EDT2018-04-26 21:56:29 GMT
    Thursday, April 26 2018 6:05 PM EDT2018-04-26 22:05:20 GMT
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)

    Cave City officials are working to connect those without work to potential jobs. It's called Get Hired Cave City. 

    Cave City officials are working to connect those without work to potential jobs. It's called Get Hired Cave City. 

  • WRHS adding EAST lab program

    WRHS adding EAST lab program

    Thursday, April 26 2018 4:30 PM EDT2018-04-26 20:30:46 GMT
    Thursday, April 26 2018 4:46 PM EDT2018-04-26 20:46:35 GMT
    Walnut Ridge High School (Source: KAIT)Walnut Ridge High School (Source: KAIT)
    Walnut Ridge High School (Source: KAIT)Walnut Ridge High School (Source: KAIT)

    A new grant will allow Walnut Ridge High School to add an EAST lab program.

    A new grant will allow Walnut Ridge High School to add an EAST lab program.

  • Business pies co-workers in Race for the Cure fundraiser

    Business pies co-workers in Race for the Cure fundraiser

    Thursday, April 26 2018 2:53 PM EDT2018-04-26 18:53:36 GMT
    Thursday, April 26 2018 4:19 PM EDT2018-04-26 20:19:13 GMT
    Natalie Fleeman gets pied by Kyle Keith. (Source: Ritter Communications)Natalie Fleeman gets pied by Kyle Keith. (Source: Ritter Communications)

    A Jonesboro business came up with a creative way to raise money and have fun with co-workers.

    A Jonesboro business came up with a creative way to raise money and have fun with co-workers.

  • City of Jonesboro branches out for Arbor Day

    City of Jonesboro branches out for Arbor Day

    Thursday, April 26 2018 12:38 PM EDT2018-04-26 16:38:12 GMT
    Thursday, April 26 2018 12:44 PM EDT2018-04-26 16:44:59 GMT
    (Source: Jonesboro Parks and Recreation via Facebook)(Source: Jonesboro Parks and Recreation via Facebook)
    (Source: Jonesboro Parks and Recreation via Facebook)(Source: Jonesboro Parks and Recreation via Facebook)

    The city of Jonesboro is branching out with the help of some students and the Arkansas Forestry Commission.

    The city of Jonesboro is branching out with the help of some students and the Arkansas Forestry Commission.

  • JPD reports continued decrease in crime

    JPD reports continued decrease in crime

    Thursday, April 26 2018 10:12 AM EDT2018-04-26 14:12:25 GMT
    Thursday, April 26 2018 11:20 AM EDT2018-04-26 15:20:21 GMT
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)

    The number of crimes reported in the city of Jonesboro continues to fall.

    The number of crimes reported in the city of Jonesboro continues to fall.

  • Arkansas lawmakers talk proposed sales tax exemptions

    Arkansas lawmakers talk proposed sales tax exemptions

    Wednesday, April 25 2018 11:48 PM EDT2018-04-26 03:48:29 GMT
    (Source: KARK)(Source: KARK)
    (Source: KARK)(Source: KARK)

    Arkansas residents may soon pay more for items like gas, groceries, and prescriptions.

    Arkansas residents may soon pay more for items like gas, groceries, and prescriptions.

  • Gr8 Acts of Kindness winners blend positivity into their business

    Gr8 Acts of Kindness winners blend positivity into their business

    Wednesday, April 25 2018 11:15 PM EDT2018-04-26 03:15:51 GMT
    Wednesday, April 25 2018 11:43 PM EDT2018-04-26 03:43:46 GMT
    Jake Moore and Jennifer Gibbs receive April's Gr8 Acts of Kindness award, on behalf of The Happy Blend. (Source: KAIT-TV)Jake Moore and Jennifer Gibbs receive April's Gr8 Acts of Kindness award, on behalf of The Happy Blend. (Source: KAIT-TV)
    Jake Moore and Jennifer Gibbs receive April's Gr8 Acts of Kindness award, on behalf of The Happy Blend. (Source: KAIT-TV)Jake Moore and Jennifer Gibbs receive April's Gr8 Acts of Kindness award, on behalf of The Happy Blend. (Source: KAIT-TV)

    Jennifer Gibbs and Jake Moore, co-owners of The Happy Blend, find their life's passion in giving others self-worth.  

    Jennifer Gibbs and Jake Moore, co-owners of The Happy Blend, find their life's passion in giving others self-worth.  

  • Jan Morgan campaigns in Jonesboro

    Jan Morgan campaigns in Jonesboro

    Wednesday, April 25 2018 11:04 PM EDT2018-04-26 03:04:20 GMT
    Wednesday, April 25 2018 11:41 PM EDT2018-04-26 03:41:25 GMT
    Jan Morgan, Republican candidate for governor, campaigned Wednesday night in Jonesboro. (Source: KAIT-TV)Jan Morgan, Republican candidate for governor, campaigned Wednesday night in Jonesboro. (Source: KAIT-TV)
    Jan Morgan, Republican candidate for governor, campaigned Wednesday night in Jonesboro. (Source: KAIT-TV)Jan Morgan, Republican candidate for governor, campaigned Wednesday night in Jonesboro. (Source: KAIT-TV)

    With less than a month left before voters head to the polls to determine the party nominees for Arkansas governor, one of the two Republican candidates for governor said Wednesday that she has enjoyed talking with voters about the issues. 

    With less than a month left before voters head to the polls to determine the party nominees for Arkansas governor, one of the two Republican candidates for governor said Wednesday that she has enjoyed talking with voters about the issues. 

  • Blytheville Primary picked to participate in project

    Blytheville Primary picked to participate in project

    Wednesday, April 25 2018 10:47 PM EDT2018-04-26 02:47:00 GMT
    Wednesday, April 25 2018 11:37 PM EDT2018-04-26 03:37:47 GMT
    Blytheville Primary School was recently rewarded for its work in professional learning and development. (Source: KAIT-TV)Blytheville Primary School was recently rewarded for its work in professional learning and development. (Source: KAIT-TV)
    Blytheville Primary School was recently rewarded for its work in professional learning and development. (Source: KAIT-TV)Blytheville Primary School was recently rewarded for its work in professional learning and development. (Source: KAIT-TV)

    An area school has been rewarded for its work in professional learning and development.

    An area school has been rewarded for its work in professional learning and development.

  • Bullet holes found in home, police investigate

    Bullet holes found in home, police investigate

    Wednesday, April 25 2018 11:25 PM EDT2018-04-26 03:25:49 GMT
    Wednesday, April 25 2018 11:35 PM EDT2018-04-26 03:35:31 GMT
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)

    Jonesboro police are investigating a shots fired call on French Street in which bullet holes were found inside a house Wednesday night, according to Jonesboro Police Chief Rick Elliott.

    Jonesboro police are investigating a shots fired call on French Street in which bullet holes were found inside a house Wednesday night, according to Jonesboro Police Chief Rick Elliott.

  • Ten Commandments monument to be placed again at state Capitol

    Ten Commandments monument to be placed again at state Capitol

    Wednesday, April 25 2018 9:09 PM EDT2018-04-26 01:09:23 GMT
    Wednesday, April 25 2018 10:46 PM EDT2018-04-26 02:46:01 GMT
    A monument honoring the Ten Commandments will be placed again at the state Capitol in Little Rock. (Source: KARK-TV)A monument honoring the Ten Commandments will be placed again at the state Capitol in Little Rock. (Source: KARK-TV)

    A monument honoring the Ten Commandments will be placed again at the state Capitol in Little Rock, nearly a year after a man used a vehicle to destroy a similar monument. 

    A monument honoring the Ten Commandments will be placed again at the state Capitol in Little Rock, nearly a year after a man used a vehicle to destroy a similar monument. 

  • Three injured in Lawrence Co. crash

    Three injured in Lawrence Co. crash

    Wednesday, April 25 2018 9:57 PM EDT2018-04-26 01:57:11 GMT
    Wednesday, April 25 2018 10:23 PM EDT2018-04-26 02:23:10 GMT
    (Source: AP Graphics Bank)(Source: AP Graphics Bank)
    (Source: AP Graphics Bank)(Source: AP Graphics Bank)

    A crash sent three people to the hospital Wednesday in Lawrence County.

    A crash sent three people to the hospital Wednesday in Lawrence County.

  • Registration starts for NEA Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure

    Registration starts for NEA Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure

    Wednesday, April 25 2018 8:22 PM EDT2018-04-26 00:22:11 GMT
    Wednesday, April 25 2018 9:21 PM EDT2018-04-26 01:21:49 GMT
    The registration for the NEA Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure has now started and supporters believe this year's event will be the best one yet. (Source: KAIT-TV)The registration for the NEA Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure has now started and supporters believe this year's event will be the best one yet. (Source: KAIT-TV)
    The registration for the NEA Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure has now started and supporters believe this year's event will be the best one yet. (Source: KAIT-TV)The registration for the NEA Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure has now started and supporters believe this year's event will be the best one yet. (Source: KAIT-TV)

    The registration for this year's NEA Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure has now started and supporters believe this year's event will be the best one yet. 

    The registration for this year's NEA Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure has now started and supporters believe this year's event will be the best one yet. 

  • GR8 Job: The Academies at Jonesboro High School honored

    GR8 Job: The Academies at Jonesboro High School honored

    Wednesday, April 25 2018 7:54 PM EDT2018-04-25 23:54:08 GMT
    Wednesday, April 25 2018 8:10 PM EDT2018-04-26 00:10:34 GMT
    Arkansas State University Jonesboro Chancellor Dr. Kelly Damphousse spoke at an event honoring The Academies at Jonesboro High School for becoming a "wall to wall" nationally certified Model Academy. (Source: Jonesboro School District Facebook page)Arkansas State University Jonesboro Chancellor Dr. Kelly Damphousse spoke at an event honoring The Academies at Jonesboro High School for becoming a "wall to wall" nationally certified Model Academy. (Source: Jonesboro School District Facebook page)
    Arkansas State University Jonesboro Chancellor Dr. Kelly Damphousse spoke at an event honoring The Academies at Jonesboro High School for becoming a "wall to wall" nationally certified Model Academy. (Source: Jonesboro School District Facebook page)Arkansas State University Jonesboro Chancellor Dr. Kelly Damphousse spoke at an event honoring The Academies at Jonesboro High School for becoming a "wall to wall" nationally certified Model Academy. (Source: Jonesboro School District Facebook page)

    The Academies at Jonesboro High School received recognition Wednesday for its work in building a "wall-to-wall" nationally certified Model Academy. 

    The Academies at Jonesboro High School received recognition Wednesday for its work in building a "wall-to-wall" nationally certified Model Academy. 

  • Alive After Five to see changes this year

    Alive After Five to see changes this year

    Wednesday, April 25 2018 7:38 PM EDT2018-04-25 23:38:08 GMT
    Wednesday, April 25 2018 8:07 PM EDT2018-04-26 00:07:57 GMT
    The Downtown Jonesboro Alive After Five street market will be held in the parking by Eleanor's Pizzeria on Main Street. (Source: KAIT-TV)The Downtown Jonesboro Alive After Five street market will be held in the parking by Eleanor's Pizzeria on Main Street. (Source: KAIT-TV)
    The Downtown Jonesboro Alive After Five street market will be held in the parking by Eleanor's Pizzeria on Main Street. (Source: KAIT-TV)The Downtown Jonesboro Alive After Five street market will be held in the parking by Eleanor's Pizzeria on Main Street. (Source: KAIT-TV)

    An event held in Downtown Jonesboro each month during the spring, summer and early fall is making some changes, with officials hopeful that the changes will bring more people to the area. 

    An event held in Downtown Jonesboro each month during the spring, summer and early fall is making some changes, with officials hopeful that the changes will bring more people to the area. 

  • Medical professionals join forces with church congregations on project

    Medical professionals join forces with church congregations on project

    Wednesday, April 25 2018 5:56 PM EDT2018-04-25 21:56:47 GMT
    Wednesday, April 25 2018 7:33 PM EDT2018-04-25 23:33:41 GMT
    (Source: KAIT-TV)(Source: KAIT-TV)

    St. Bernards Healthcare Professionals are teaming up with church leaders to reach more people.

    St. Bernards Healthcare Professionals are teaming up with church leaders to reach more people.

  • Lanes at Manila bypass set to open

    Lanes at Manila bypass set to open

    Wednesday, April 25 2018 7:15 PM EDT2018-04-25 23:15:54 GMT
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)

    At least two miles of lanes on the Manila bypass at Highway 18 will be open starting May 1, according to the Arkansas Department of Transportation. 

    At least two miles of lanes on the Manila bypass at Highway 18 will be open starting May 1, according to the Arkansas Department of Transportation. 

  • Affidavit: Man shot two bullets into woman's home

    Affidavit: Man shot two bullets into woman's home

    Wednesday, April 25 2018 3:50 PM EDT2018-04-25 19:50:00 GMT
    Wednesday, April 25 2018 6:59 PM EDT2018-04-25 22:59:30 GMT
    Marlow Lamont Williams (Source: Craighead Co. Sheriff's Office)Marlow Lamont Williams (Source: Craighead Co. Sheriff's Office)
    Marlow Lamont Williams (Source: Craighead Co. Sheriff's Office)Marlow Lamont Williams (Source: Craighead Co. Sheriff's Office)

    A man is being held on $10,000 bond after Jonesboro police say he fired two shots into a woman's home this past January.

    A man is being held on $10,000 bond after Jonesboro police say he fired two shots into a woman's home this past January.

  • Lawrence County Health Unit hosts Hepatitis A clinic

    Lawrence County Health Unit hosts Hepatitis A clinic

    Wednesday, April 25 2018 5:57 PM EDT2018-04-25 21:57:26 GMT
    Wednesday, April 25 2018 6:56 PM EDT2018-04-25 22:56:34 GMT
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)

    After an employee at a Walnut Ridge gas station tested positive for Hepatitis A many in Lawrence County are concerned.

    After an employee at a Walnut Ridge gas station tested positive for Hepatitis A many in Lawrence County are concerned.

  • City works on drainage project

    City works on drainage project

    Wednesday, April 25 2018 6:18 PM EDT2018-04-25 22:18:42 GMT
    Wednesday, April 25 2018 6:50 PM EDT2018-04-25 22:50:45 GMT
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)

    The city of Walnut Ridge is working on a drainage project ahead of a major asphalt overlay project.

    The city of Walnut Ridge is working on a drainage project ahead of a major asphalt overlay project.

  • Investigation, audit requested after missing money discovered at fire dept.

    Investigation, audit requested after missing money discovered at fire dept.

    Wednesday, April 25 2018 4:08 PM EDT2018-04-25 20:08:14 GMT
    Wednesday, April 25 2018 6:08 PM EDT2018-04-25 22:08:22 GMT
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)

    An investigation is underway after money was reported missing at a Craighead County fire department.

    An investigation is underway after money was reported missing at a Craighead County fire department.

  • Portions of 2 Poplar Bluff streets to become two-way

    Portions of 2 Poplar Bluff streets to become two-way

    Wednesday, April 25 2018 3:19 PM EDT2018-04-25 19:19:14 GMT
    The switch takes place on May 4 (Source: Poplar Bluff PD)The switch takes place on May 4 (Source: Poplar Bluff PD)

    According to Poplar Bluff police, the one-way portions of Main Street and Broadway downtown will become two-way streets. 

    According to Poplar Bluff police, the one-way portions of Main Street and Broadway downtown will become two-way streets. 

  • ASP: "Speed enforced by aircraft" is no joke

    ASP: "Speed enforced by aircraft" is no joke

    Wednesday, April 25 2018 1:50 PM EDT2018-04-25 17:50:00 GMT
    Wednesday, April 25 2018 2:27 PM EDT2018-04-25 18:27:15 GMT
    ASP conducts speed enforcement operation over White Co. (Source: Arkansas State Police via Facebook)ASP conducts speed enforcement operation over White Co. (Source: Arkansas State Police via Facebook)

    Arkansas State Police want you to know that a sign you may see on the highway isn't just for show.

    Arkansas State Police want you to know that a sign you may see on the highway isn't just for show.

  • Woman accused of shoplifting with 2 young kids

    Woman accused of shoplifting with 2 young kids

    Wednesday, April 25 2018 1:15 PM EDT2018-04-25 17:15:37 GMT
    Wednesday, April 25 2018 1:48 PM EDT2018-04-25 17:48:29 GMT
    Larena Marie Jones (Source: Craighead Co. Sheriff's Office)Larena Marie Jones (Source: Craighead Co. Sheriff's Office)
    Larena Marie Jones (Source: Craighead Co. Sheriff's Office)Larena Marie Jones (Source: Craighead Co. Sheriff's Office)

    A woman is charged with contributing to the delinquency of a minor after police say she took two small children with her on a weekend shoplifting spree.

    A woman is charged with contributing to the delinquency of a minor after police say she took two small children with her on a weekend shoplifting spree.

  • 2.2 magnitude quake reported in NE Arkansas

    2.2 magnitude quake reported in NE Arkansas

    Wednesday, April 25 2018 9:00 AM EDT2018-04-25 13:00:04 GMT
    Wednesday, April 25 2018 9:15 AM EDT2018-04-25 13:15:10 GMT
    (Source: USGS)(Source: USGS)

    An earthquake was recorded early Wednesday morning in White County.

    An earthquake was recorded early Wednesday morning in White County.

  • Jan Morgan will visit Jonesboro Wednesday

    Jan Morgan will visit Jonesboro Wednesday

    Wednesday, April 25 2018 5:53 AM EDT2018-04-25 09:53:30 GMT
    Wednesday, April 25 2018 7:38 AM EDT2018-04-25 11:38:01 GMT
    Jan Morgan (Source: Arkansas Secretary of State website)Jan Morgan (Source: Arkansas Secretary of State website)
    Jan Morgan (Source: Arkansas Secretary of State website)Jan Morgan (Source: Arkansas Secretary of State website)

    A gubernatorial candidate will meet with voters in Jonesboro on Wednesday.

    A gubernatorial candidate will meet with voters in Jonesboro on Wednesday.

  • Department reminds citizens do's and don't's of political signs

    Department reminds citizens do's and don't's of political signs

    Tuesday, April 24 2018 11:11 PM EDT2018-04-25 03:11:43 GMT
    (Source: KAIT-TV)(Source: KAIT-TV)
    (Source: KAIT-TV)(Source: KAIT-TV)

    The May Primary Elections are right around the corner which means yards and roadsides are littered with campaign signs.

    The May Primary Elections are right around the corner which means yards and roadsides are littered with campaign signs.

  • Department upgrades sidearms with new safety tax

    Department upgrades sidearms with new safety tax

    Tuesday, April 24 2018 10:32 PM EDT2018-04-25 02:32:34 GMT
    Tuesday, April 24 2018 11:08 PM EDT2018-04-25 03:08:53 GMT
    (Source: KAIT-TV)(Source: KAIT-TV)
    (Source: KAIT-TV)(Source: KAIT-TV)

    One Region 8 community has made significant upgrades and progress because of a safety tax passed last year.

    One Region 8 community has made significant upgrades and progress because of a safety tax passed last year.

  • Homeless shelter offers new programs for the community

    Homeless shelter offers new programs for the community

    Tuesday, April 24 2018 10:39 PM EDT2018-04-25 02:39:51 GMT
    Tuesday, April 24 2018 11:05 PM EDT2018-04-25 03:05:23 GMT
    (Source: KAIT-TV)(Source: KAIT-TV)
    (Source: KAIT-TV)(Source: KAIT-TV)

    They offer everything from roundtable talks about being better parents to intense 12-step programs to get clean.

    They offer everything from roundtable talks about being better parents to intense 12-step programs to get clean.

  • Ordinance to collect tax on Airbnb goes to city council for consideration

    Ordinance to collect tax on Airbnb goes to city council for consideration

    Tuesday, April 24 2018 9:55 PM EDT2018-04-25 01:55:17 GMT
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)

    The Jonesboro Finance and Administration Committee has sent an ordinance that modifies the definition of the motel-hotel tax to include residential business rentals to the full city council.

    The Jonesboro Finance and Administration Committee has sent an ordinance that modifies the definition of the motel-hotel tax to include residential business rentals to the full city council.

  • Hardy receives FEMA money 10 years after flood

    Hardy receives FEMA money 10 years after flood

    Tuesday, April 24 2018 9:11 PM EDT2018-04-25 01:11:19 GMT
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)

    One Sharp County city received some well overdue money Tuesday and now the mayor plans to use that money for infrastructure.

    One Sharp County city received some well overdue money Tuesday and now the mayor plans to use that money for infrastructure.

  • Preliminary subdivision proposals approved by MAPC

    Preliminary subdivision proposals approved by MAPC

    Tuesday, April 24 2018 9:03 PM EDT2018-04-25 01:03:06 GMT
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)

    The Jonesboro Metropolitan Planning Commission will consider preliminary plans for two subdivisions during Tuesday's meeting.

    The Jonesboro Metropolitan Planning Commission will consider preliminary plans for two subdivisions during Tuesday's meeting.

  • Community supports business owners after cancer diagnosis

    Community supports business owners after cancer diagnosis

    Tuesday, April 24 2018 8:38 PM EDT2018-04-25 00:38:22 GMT
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)

    The Hardy community is coming together to help business owners overcome a hard time.

    The Hardy community is coming together to help business owners overcome a hard time.

  • Hutchinson to host town hall in Jonesboro

    Hutchinson to host town hall in Jonesboro

    Tuesday, April 24 2018 8:13 PM EDT2018-04-25 00:13:47 GMT
    Gov. Asa Hutchinson (Source: Arkansas Governor's Office)Gov. Asa Hutchinson (Source: Arkansas Governor's Office)
    Gov. Asa Hutchinson (Source: Arkansas Governor's Office)Gov. Asa Hutchinson (Source: Arkansas Governor's Office)

    Arkansas Governor Asa Hutchinson will be hosting a town hall public meeting in Jonesboro Tuesday, May 1.

    Arkansas Governor Asa Hutchinson will be hosting a town hall public meeting in Jonesboro Tuesday, May 1.

  • Police warn of syringes found in public areas

    Police warn of syringes found in public areas

    Tuesday, April 24 2018 7:17 PM EDT2018-04-24 23:17:05 GMT
    (Source: Steele Police Dept. via Facebook)(Source: Steele Police Dept. via Facebook)
    (Source: Steele Police Dept. via Facebook)(Source: Steele Police Dept. via Facebook)

    The Steele Police Dept. warned citizens Tuesday regarding finding loose items on their property, namely syringes and needles.

    The Steele Police Dept. warned citizens Tuesday regarding finding loose items on their property, namely syringes and needles.

  • Adoption days become "beary" sweet for foster kids

    Adoption days become "beary" sweet for foster kids

    Tuesday, April 24 2018 7:06 PM EDT2018-04-24 23:06:14 GMT
    (Source: CASA of Northeast Arkansas)(Source: CASA of Northeast Arkansas)
    (Source: CASA of Northeast Arkansas)(Source: CASA of Northeast Arkansas)

    Adoption days just became “beary" sweet for children in foster care.

    Adoption days just became “beary" sweet for children in foster care.

  • Kids learn financial literacy through Piggy Bank initiative

    Kids learn financial literacy through Piggy Bank initiative

    Tuesday, April 24 2018 6:25 PM EDT2018-04-24 22:25:44 GMT
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)

    Elementary students in the Nettleton School District are learning financial education through a new initiative.

    Elementary students in the Nettleton School District are learning financial education through a new initiative.

  • JPD: Suspect lifts woman's wallet before hopping on hospital elevator

    JPD: Suspect lifts woman's wallet before hopping on hospital elevator

    Tuesday, April 24 2018 4:58 PM EDT2018-04-24 20:58:12 GMT
    Jacqueline Nadine Pinto (Source: Craighead Co. Sheriff's Office)Jacqueline Nadine Pinto (Source: Craighead Co. Sheriff's Office)
    Jacqueline Nadine Pinto (Source: Craighead Co. Sheriff's Office)Jacqueline Nadine Pinto (Source: Craighead Co. Sheriff's Office)

    A Jonesboro woman faces theft charges after police say she stole a hospital visitor’s wallet, iPhone, car keys, and vape pen.

    A Jonesboro woman faces theft charges after police say she stole a hospital visitor’s wallet, iPhone, car keys, and vape pen.

  • Theft suspect arrested after truck gets stuck

    Theft suspect arrested after truck gets stuck

    Tuesday, April 24 2018 4:54 PM EDT2018-04-24 20:54:07 GMT
    Eric Wayne Wilson (Source: Craighead Co. Sheriff's Office)Eric Wayne Wilson (Source: Craighead Co. Sheriff's Office)
    Eric Wayne Wilson (Source: Craighead Co. Sheriff's Office)Eric Wayne Wilson (Source: Craighead Co. Sheriff's Office)

    When a Bono man got his pickup truck stuck in the mud Monday night, investigators said he decided to “borrow” another man’s backhoe. After he got the heavy machinery stuck, officers stuck him in jail.

    When a Bono man got his pickup truck stuck in the mud Monday night, investigators said he decided to “borrow” another man’s backhoe. After he got the heavy machinery stuck, officers stuck him in jail.

  • CRDC putting the lid on unwanted drugs

    CRDC putting the lid on unwanted drugs

    Tuesday, April 24 2018 3:05 PM EDT2018-04-24 19:05:53 GMT
    (Source: TimerCap.com)(Source: TimerCap.com)
    (Source: TimerCap.com)(Source: TimerCap.com)

    In addition to taking back unwanted drugs this weekend, the Crowley’s Ridge Development Council will be giving back.

    In addition to taking back unwanted drugs this weekend, the Crowley’s Ridge Development Council will be giving back.

  • Spinal cord stimulation providing relief for back sufferers

    Spinal cord stimulation providing relief for back sufferers

    Tuesday, April 24 2018 11:55 AM EDT2018-04-24 15:55:52 GMT
    (Source: Raycom Media)(Source: Raycom Media)
    (Source: Raycom Media)(Source: Raycom Media)

    Doctors are using spinal cord stimulation to provide relief to thousands of back pain sufferers.

    Doctors are using spinal cord stimulation to provide relief to thousands of back pain sufferers.

  • ARDOT performing traffic study on Batesville intersection

    ARDOT performing traffic study on Batesville intersection

    Tuesday, April 24 2018 11:52 AM EDT2018-04-24 15:52:37 GMT
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)

    The Arkansas Department of Transportation is surveying a stop light in Batesville to see if any changes could be made to improve traffic.

    The Arkansas Department of Transportation is surveying a stop light in Batesville to see if any changes could be made to improve traffic.

  • Elderly man seriously hurt in Monday evening crash

    Elderly man seriously hurt in Monday evening crash

    Tuesday, April 24 2018 8:38 AM EDT2018-04-24 12:38:28 GMT
    (Source: AP Graphics Bank)(Source: AP Graphics Bank)
    (Source: AP Graphics Bank)(Source: AP Graphics Bank)

    A crash in Southeast Missouri seriously hurt an elderly man Monday evening.

    A crash in Southeast Missouri seriously hurt an elderly man Monday evening.

  • Parents react to cameras in classrooms

    Parents react to cameras in classrooms

    Tuesday, April 24 2018 12:00 AM EDT2018-04-24 04:00:06 GMT
    (Source: KARK)(Source: KARK)
    (Source: KARK)(Source: KARK)

    The topic of cameras in self-contained special education classrooms had lawmakers and parents debating at Monday's education committee meeting.

    The topic of cameras in self-contained special education classrooms had lawmakers and parents debating at Monday's education committee meeting.

  • Friend calls shooting victim hero

    Friend calls shooting victim hero

    Monday, April 23 2018 11:24 PM EDT2018-04-24 03:24:41 GMT
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)

    The friend of the man shot and killed during an incident outside Walmart in Trumann said the actions Robert Highfill took make him a hero in his eyes.

    The friend of the man shot and killed during an incident outside Walmart in Trumann said the actions Robert Highfill took make him a hero in his eyes.

  • Man sentenced to 30 years in prison following 2016 murder

    Man sentenced to 30 years in prison following 2016 murder

    Monday, April 23 2018 11:22 PM EDT2018-04-24 03:22:04 GMT
    Deshaun Rushing (Source: Little Rock Police Dept.)Deshaun Rushing (Source: Little Rock Police Dept.)
    Deshaun Rushing (Source: Little Rock Police Dept.)Deshaun Rushing (Source: Little Rock Police Dept.)

    One of two suspects charged in the shooting death of a two-year-old girl in Nov. 2016 pleaded guilty to first-degree murder charges in Pulaski Circuit Court Monday.

    One of two suspects charged in the shooting death of a two-year-old girl in Nov. 2016 pleaded guilty to first-degree murder charges in Pulaski Circuit Court Monday.

  • Vigil held for Craighead County teen killed in car crash

    Vigil held for Craighead County teen killed in car crash

    Monday, April 23 2018 11:21 PM EDT2018-04-24 03:21:32 GMT
    (Source: KAIT-TV)(Source: KAIT-TV)
    (Source: KAIT-TV)(Source: KAIT-TV)

    A high school senior just two weeks away from graduation won't get the chance to walk across the stage.

    A high school senior just two weeks away from graduation won't get the chance to walk across the stage.

  • Public's help needed in solving poaching case

    Public's help needed in solving poaching case

    Monday, April 23 2018 10:51 PM EDT2018-04-24 02:51:49 GMT
    (Source: Missouri Dept. of Conservation)(Source: Missouri Dept. of Conservation)
    (Source: Missouri Dept. of Conservation)(Source: Missouri Dept. of Conservation)

    The Missouri Department of Conservation is asking for the public’s help after the Hayti Fire Department discovered a dump site of dead turtles.

    The Missouri Department of Conservation is asking for the public’s help after the Hayti Fire Department discovered a dump site of dead turtles.

  • Student Resource Officer to be stationed at Weiner Elementary

    Student Resource Officer to be stationed at Weiner Elementary

    Monday, April 23 2018 10:38 PM EDT2018-04-24 02:38:39 GMT
    (Source: Weiner Elementary on Facebook)(Source: Weiner Elementary on Facebook)
    (Source: Weiner Elementary on Facebook)(Source: Weiner Elementary on Facebook)

    Weiner Elementary School will now have a school resource officer program thanks to a volunteer with the Weiner Police Department.

    Weiner Elementary School will now have a school resource officer program thanks to a volunteer with the Weiner Police Department.

  • New voting machines approved by Craighead County Quorum Court

    New voting machines approved by Craighead County Quorum Court

    Monday, April 23 2018 9:18 PM EDT2018-04-24 01:18:03 GMT
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)

    Quick and decisive actions by quorum court mean the county will be at the top of the list for state and federal funding for new voting machines.

    Quick and decisive actions by quorum court mean the county will be at the top of the list for state and federal funding for new voting machines.

  • Store clerk accused of cashing stolen lottery tickets

    Store clerk accused of cashing stolen lottery tickets

    Monday, April 23 2018 7:21 PM EDT2018-04-23 23:21:17 GMT
    Dalton Allen Ellison (Source: Craighead Co. Sheriff's Office)Dalton Allen Ellison (Source: Craighead Co. Sheriff's Office)
    Dalton Allen Ellison (Source: Craighead Co. Sheriff's Office)Dalton Allen Ellison (Source: Craighead Co. Sheriff's Office)

    A convenience store clerk gambled and lost after police say he cashed stolen lottery tickets.

    A convenience store clerk gambled and lost after police say he cashed stolen lottery tickets.

  • Man with gun arrested at Jonesboro Waffle House

    Man with gun arrested at Jonesboro Waffle House

    Monday, April 23 2018 7:19 PM EDT2018-04-23 23:19:11 GMT
    Sebastian Tramel Moore (Source: Craighead Co. Sheriff's Office)Sebastian Tramel Moore (Source: Craighead Co. Sheriff's Office)
    Sebastian Tramel Moore (Source: Craighead Co. Sheriff's Office)Sebastian Tramel Moore (Source: Craighead Co. Sheriff's Office)

    A late-night fight at Waffle House ended with a Jonesboro man arrested on a weapons charge.

    A late-night fight at Waffle House ended with a Jonesboro man arrested on a weapons charge.

  • Neighbor stops suspects from stealing tractor

    Neighbor stops suspects from stealing tractor

    Monday, April 23 2018 7:17 PM EDT2018-04-23 23:17:17 GMT
    Henry Ray Nelson, Jr. (Source: Craighead Co. Sheriff's Office)Henry Ray Nelson, Jr. (Source: Craighead Co. Sheriff's Office)
    Henry Ray Nelson, Jr. (Source: Craighead Co. Sheriff's Office)Henry Ray Nelson, Jr. (Source: Craighead Co. Sheriff's Office)

    A Craighead County farmer can thank an eagle-eyed neighbor for stopping two men suspected of stealing his tractor.

    A Craighead County farmer can thank an eagle-eyed neighbor for stopping two men suspected of stealing his tractor.

  • Paragould City Council presented hotel, motel tax ordinance

    Paragould City Council presented hotel, motel tax ordinance

    Monday, April 23 2018 7:13 PM EDT2018-04-23 23:13:56 GMT
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)

    Two ordinances will go before Paragould City Council Monday night, including a proposed 3% sales tax. 

    Two ordinances will go before Paragould City Council Monday night, including a proposed 3% sales tax. 

  • Gov. Hutchinson announces tax incentive investment zones

    Gov. Hutchinson announces tax incentive investment zones

    Monday, April 23 2018 7:09 PM EDT2018-04-23 23:09:17 GMT
    Full list of Opportunity Zones (Governor's Office)Full list of Opportunity Zones (Governor's Office)
    Full list of Opportunity Zones (Governor's Office)Full list of Opportunity Zones (Governor's Office)

    Of the 85 recommendations the governor made, ten were in Northeast Arkansas and three were here in Craighead County.

    Of the 85 recommendations the governor made, ten were in Northeast Arkansas and three were here in Craighead County.

  • Advanced dispatcher training offered in Jonesboro

    Advanced dispatcher training offered in Jonesboro

    Monday, April 23 2018 7:06 PM EDT2018-04-23 23:06:00 GMT
    (Source: KAIT-TV)(Source: KAIT-TV)
    (Source: KAIT-TV)(Source: KAIT-TV)

    A training that is typically only offered in Little Rock was held in Jonesboro Monday.

    A training that is typically only offered in Little Rock was held in Jonesboro Monday.

  • City prepares for Memphis In May festivities

    City prepares for Memphis In May festivities

    Monday, April 23 2018 7:04 PM EDT2018-04-23 23:04:18 GMT
    Beale Street Music Festival in 2017 (Source: WMC Action News 5)Beale Street Music Festival in 2017 (Source: WMC Action News 5)

    The countdown is on to the annual Beale Street Music Festival, which is also the kickoff to Memphis in May. 

    The countdown is on to the annual Beale Street Music Festival, which is also the kickoff to Memphis in May. 

  • Fire marshal investigating after deadly fire in Puxico, MO

    Fire marshal investigating after deadly fire in Puxico, MO

    Monday, April 23 2018 4:33 PM EDT2018-04-23 20:33:14 GMT
    A Puxico, Missouri man has died after a fire at a home on Sunday, April 23, according to the county coroner. (Source: Pixabay.com) (Source: PixabayA Puxico, Missouri man has died after a fire at a home on Sunday, April 23, according to the county coroner. (Source: Pixabay.com) (Source: Pixabay

    A Puxico, Missouri man has died after a fire at a home on Sunday, April 23, according to the county coroner.

    A Puxico, Missouri man has died after a fire at a home on Sunday, April 23, according to the county coroner.

  • Police dept. temporarily shuts down Facebook page

    Police dept. temporarily shuts down Facebook page

    Monday, April 23 2018 4:01 PM EDT2018-04-23 20:01:16 GMT
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)

    A police department states they are shutting down their Facebook page temporarily. The move comes during the same time the department is facing a lawsuit.

    A police department states they are shutting down their Facebook page temporarily. The move comes during the same time the department is facing a lawsuit.

  • Deputies, K9 receive body armor

    Deputies, K9 receive body armor

    Monday, April 23 2018 3:35 PM EDT2018-04-23 19:35:33 GMT
    (Source: Cleburne County Sheriff's Office)(Source: Cleburne County Sheriff's Office)

    A sheriff announced his officers, on two feet and four, will be safer thanks to newly issued and donated body armor.

    A sheriff announced his officers, on two feet and four, will be safer thanks to newly issued and donated body armor.

  • breaking

    One dead, three injured in crash

    One dead, three injured in crash

    Sunday, April 22 2018 4:20 PM EDT2018-04-22 20:20:19 GMT
    Monday, April 23 2018 3:14 PM EDT2018-04-23 19:14:58 GMT

    According to Arkansas State Police, a Craighead County woman was killed Sunday in a two-vehicle crash on Highway 18 west of Bowman. 

    According to Arkansas State Police, a Craighead County woman was killed Sunday in a two-vehicle crash on Highway 18 west of Bowman. 

  • Jonesboro police seize $200K worth of meth

    Jonesboro police seize $200K worth of meth

    Monday, April 23 2018 2:26 PM EDT2018-04-23 18:26:38 GMT
    (Source: City of Jonesboro)(Source: City of Jonesboro)

    The Jonesboro Police Department made a huge bust Thursday.

    The Jonesboro Police Department made a huge bust Thursday.

  • Pedestrian killed in Randolph Co. crash

    Pedestrian killed in Randolph Co. crash

    Monday, April 23 2018 6:54 AM EDT2018-04-23 10:54:21 GMT
    (Source: AP Graphics Bank)(Source: AP Graphics Bank)
    (Source: AP Graphics Bank)(Source: AP Graphics Bank)

    A Reyno man was killed in a weekend crash.

    A Reyno man was killed in a weekend crash.

  • Annual Home and Garden Show wraps up

    Annual Home and Garden Show wraps up

    Sunday, April 22 2018 5:48 PM EDT2018-04-22 21:48:44 GMT
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)

    The annual Northeast Arkansas Home Builders Association Home and Garden show was held on Saturday and Sunday.

    The annual Northeast Arkansas Home Builders Association Home and Garden show was held on Saturday and Sunday.

  • Tournament helps DARE educate students about drugs

    Tournament helps DARE educate students about drugs

    Sunday, April 22 2018 4:59 PM EDT2018-04-22 20:59:50 GMT
    (Source: KAIT-TV)(Source: KAIT-TV)
    (Source: KAIT-TV)(Source: KAIT-TV)

    Hundreds traveled to Jonesboro to support the Craighead County Sheriff's Department's DARE program.

    Hundreds traveled to Jonesboro to support the Craighead County Sheriff's Department's DARE program.

  • Slideshow: Craighead Co. April 22-28 mug shots

    Slideshow: Craighead Co. April 22-28 mug shots

    Sunday, April 22 2018 11:34 AM EDT2018-04-22 15:34:40 GMT
    Sunday, April 22 2018 3:52 PM EDT2018-04-22 19:52:49 GMT
    (Source: Raycom Media)(Source: Raycom Media)
    (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.

  • Jonesboro Walmart fights for better health

    Jonesboro Walmart fights for better health

    Sunday, April 22 2018 12:13 PM EDT2018-04-22 16:13:56 GMT
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)

    Walmart had more to offer than just low-cost items Saturday.

    Walmart had more to offer than just low-cost items Saturday.

  • How about a "Baker" for your family?

    How about a "Baker" for your family?

    Sunday, April 22 2018 12:10 PM EDT2018-04-22 16:10:11 GMT
    "Baker" awaits adoption at the NEAHS. (Source: KAIT-TV)"Baker" awaits adoption at the NEAHS. (Source: KAIT-TV)
    "Baker" awaits adoption at the NEAHS. (Source: KAIT-TV)"Baker" awaits adoption at the NEAHS. (Source: KAIT-TV)

    Eight-week-old Lab Mix from NEAHS needs a home to call his own. 

    Eight-week-old Lab Mix from NEAHS needs a home to call his own. 

  • DARE program brings splash of colors to town

    DARE program brings splash of colors to town

    Sunday, April 22 2018 10:45 AM EDT2018-04-22 14:45:50 GMT
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)

    "Color Me DARE" kicked off Saturday morning at Joe Mack Campbell Park in Jonesboro.

    "Color Me DARE" kicked off Saturday morning at Joe Mack Campbell Park in Jonesboro.

  • Blazin' BBQ festival kicks off the day

    Blazin' BBQ festival kicks off the day

    Sunday, April 22 2018 10:27 AM EDT2018-04-22 14:27:35 GMT

    The Blazing Manila BBQ Festival started Saturday morning with people listening to music and enjoying great food and fun. 

    The Blazing Manila BBQ Festival started Saturday morning with people listening to music and enjoying great food and fun. 

  • Theater returns after being struck by lightning

    Theater returns after being struck by lightning

    Sunday, April 22 2018 10:20 AM EDT2018-04-22 14:20:19 GMT
    (Source: KAIT-TV)(Source: KAIT-TV)
    (Source: KAIT-TV)(Source: KAIT-TV)

    The Melody Theater in Leachville is open once more.

    The Melody Theater in Leachville is open once more.

  • Valley View best buddies dance the night away

    Valley View best buddies dance the night away

    Sunday, April 22 2018 10:12 AM EDT2018-04-22 14:12:24 GMT
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)

    Valley View High School held its Second Annual Best Buddies Prom Saturday night.

    Valley View High School held its Second Annual Best Buddies Prom Saturday night.

  • 2.3 earthquake detected near Caruthersville

    2.3 earthquake detected near Caruthersville

    Saturday, April 21 2018 7:42 PM EDT2018-04-21 23:42:40 GMT
    (Source: AP Graphics)(Source: AP Graphics)
    (Source: AP Graphics)(Source: AP Graphics)

    According to the University of Memphis Center for Earthquake Research and Information, a 2.3-magnitude earthquake was detected Saturday in southeast Missouri. 

    According to the University of Memphis Center for Earthquake Research and Information, a 2.3-magnitude earthquake was detected Saturday in southeast Missouri. 

  • Greitens' charity: we did not authorize the use of donor info to anyone for campaign purposes

    Greitens' charity: we did not authorize the use of donor info to anyone for campaign purposes

    Saturday, April 21 2018 1:54 PM EDT2018-04-21 17:54:42 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson)(AP Photo/Jeff Roberson)
    (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson)(AP Photo/Jeff Roberson)

    Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens has been charged with felony computer tampering.

    Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens has been charged with felony computer tampering.

  • Walnut Ridge Police Chief, officer on administrative leave

    Walnut Ridge Police Chief, officer on administrative leave

    Friday, April 20 2018 10:03 PM EDT2018-04-21 02:03:48 GMT
    Saturday, April 21 2018 12:48 PM EDT2018-04-21 16:48:27 GMT

    According to Walnut Ridge City Attorney Nancy L. Hall, Walnut Ridge Police Chief Chris Kirksey and Sgt. Matt Cook have been placed on administrative leave. 

    According to Walnut Ridge City Attorney Nancy L. Hall, Walnut Ridge Police Chief Chris Kirksey and Sgt. Matt Cook have been placed on administrative leave. 

  • Man arrested in Poplar Bluff burglary case

    Man arrested in Poplar Bluff burglary case

    Saturday, April 21 2018 12:45 PM EDT2018-04-21 16:45:49 GMT
    Michael Wayne Harris (Source: Poplar Bluff Police Department)Michael Wayne Harris (Source: Poplar Bluff Police Department)
    Michael Wayne Harris (Source: Poplar Bluff Police Department)Michael Wayne Harris (Source: Poplar Bluff Police Department)

    A Missouri man told police that he had been under the influence of meth and had not slept for several days when police arrested him in connection with a burglary Friday, authorities said Saturday.

    A Missouri man told police that he had been under the influence of meth and had not slept for several days when police arrested him in connection with a burglary Friday, authorities said Saturday.

  • Manila turns up the heat for first ever event

    Manila turns up the heat for first ever event

    Saturday, April 21 2018 10:11 AM EDT2018-04-21 14:11:59 GMT
    Twelve BBQ groups are lined up to cook for the competition. (Source: Blaz'in BBQ Festival)Twelve BBQ groups are lined up to cook for the competition. (Source: Blaz'in BBQ Festival)
    Twelve BBQ groups are lined up to cook for the competition. (Source: Blaz'in BBQ Festival)Twelve BBQ groups are lined up to cook for the competition. (Source: Blaz'in BBQ Festival)

    Blaz'in BBQ Festival creates excitement for the town of Manila, as orchestrated by the organization, "Moving Manila Forward." 

    Blaz'in BBQ Festival creates excitement for the town of Manila, as orchestrated by the organization, "Moving Manila Forward." 

  • A-State celebrates Earth Day

    A-State celebrates Earth Day

    Friday, April 20 2018 11:11 PM EDT2018-04-21 03:11:44 GMT
    An event Friday celebrated Earth Day. Students had the opportunity to learn about the environment. (Source: KAIT-TV)An event Friday celebrated Earth Day. Students had the opportunity to learn about the environment. (Source: KAIT-TV)

    An event Friday on the Arkansas State University campus gave students an opportunity to talk about the environment as well as provide information and research on the issue. 

    An event Friday on the Arkansas State University campus gave students an opportunity to talk about the environment as well as provide information and research on the issue. 

  • Standing water does not stand well with White County man

    Standing water does not stand well with White County man

    Friday, April 20 2018 11:08 PM EDT2018-04-21 03:08:42 GMT
    A Searcy man says standing water on his property has brought mosquitoes and all kinds of other problems. (Source: KARK-TV)A Searcy man says standing water on his property has brought mosquitoes and all kinds of other problems. (Source: KARK-TV)
    A Searcy man says standing water on his property has brought mosquitoes and all kinds of other problems. (Source: KARK-TV)A Searcy man says standing water on his property has brought mosquitoes and all kinds of other problems. (Source: KARK-TV)

    The sight of standing water on his property has irritated Buddy Padgett for years. 

    The sight of standing water on his property has irritated Buddy Padgett for years. 

  • Make-A-Wish grants Newport girl with dream trip to London

    Make-A-Wish grants Newport girl with dream trip to London

    Friday, April 20 2018 9:44 PM EDT2018-04-21 01:44:33 GMT
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)

    A Newport girl is jetting off to London following her surprise Make-A-Wish reveal Friday.

    A Newport girl is jetting off to London following her surprise Make-A-Wish reveal Friday.

  • Event honors new Lyon College president

    Event honors new Lyon College president

    Friday, April 20 2018 9:30 PM EDT2018-04-21 01:30:12 GMT
    Dr. W. Joseph King spoke Friday at Lyon College. King is the new president at the Batesville college. (Source: Lyon College)Dr. W. Joseph King spoke Friday at Lyon College. King is the new president at the Batesville college. (Source: Lyon College)

    There is a new president at Lyon College. 

    There is a new president at Lyon College. 

  • Maintenance to require overnight closure of I-40 exit

    Maintenance to require overnight closure of I-40 exit

    Friday, April 20 2018 9:16 PM EDT2018-04-21 01:16:06 GMT
    (Source: ARDOT via Twitter)(Source: ARDOT via Twitter)
    (Source: ARDOT via Twitter)(Source: ARDOT via Twitter)

    The work at an interchange ramp in Crittenden County will force state highway officials to close an exit in West Memphis for several days, weather permitting. 

    The work at an interchange ramp in Crittenden County will force state highway officials to close an exit in West Memphis for several days, weather permitting. 

  • Search warrant leads to drug, weapons arrests

    Search warrant leads to drug, weapons arrests

    Friday, April 20 2018 9:14 PM EDT2018-04-21 01:14:15 GMT
    Zachary Roy Bales (Source: Baxter County Sheriff's Office)Zachary Roy Bales (Source: Baxter County Sheriff's Office)
    Zachary Roy Bales (Source: Baxter County Sheriff's Office)Zachary Roy Bales (Source: Baxter County Sheriff's Office)

    A search Friday uncovered meth, drug paraphernalia and firearms and landed two people in jail, Baxter County Sheriff John Montgomery said Friday. 

    A search Friday uncovered meth, drug paraphernalia and firearms and landed two people in jail, Baxter County Sheriff John Montgomery said Friday. 

  • Sales tax vote heads to polls in May

    Sales tax vote heads to polls in May

    Friday, April 20 2018 9:09 PM EDT2018-04-21 01:09:11 GMT
    Voters head to the polls May 22 to decide the fate of a one-cent sales tax in Calico Rock that would fund a police department and the purchase of a fire truck, city officials said Friday. (Source: KAIT-TV)Voters head to the polls May 22 to decide the fate of a one-cent sales tax in Calico Rock that would fund a police department and the purchase of a fire truck, city officials said Friday. (Source: KAIT-TV)
    Voters head to the polls May 22 to decide the fate of a one-cent sales tax in Calico Rock that would fund a police department and the purchase of a fire truck, city officials said Friday. (Source: KAIT-TV)Voters head to the polls May 22 to decide the fate of a one-cent sales tax in Calico Rock that would fund a police department and the purchase of a fire truck, city officials said Friday. (Source: KAIT-TV)

    The residents in an area town head to the polls next month to decide the fate of a proposed one-cent sales tax that supporters say will help the city with solving a major problem. 

    The residents in an area town head to the polls next month to decide the fate of a proposed one-cent sales tax that supporters say will help the city with solving a major problem. 

  • Police complete training to carry life-saving drug

    Police complete training to carry life-saving drug

    Friday, April 20 2018 8:52 PM EDT2018-04-21 00:52:56 GMT
    (Source: KAIT-TV)(Source: KAIT-TV)

    The Trumann Police Department now has NARCAN kits in each of the officers’ cars.

    The Trumann Police Department now has NARCAN kits in each of the officers’ cars.

  • Investigator hopes to solve cold case through new podcast

    Investigator hopes to solve cold case through new podcast

    Friday, April 20 2018 7:18 PM EDT2018-04-20 23:18:07 GMT
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)

    A private investigator is taking a new look at a cold case that has left Izard and Stone County residents shocked and confused for 14 years now.

    A private investigator is taking a new look at a cold case that has left Izard and Stone County residents shocked and confused for 14 years now.

  • Police department sees increase in drugged driving

    Police department sees increase in drugged driving

    Friday, April 20 2018 6:23 PM EDT2018-04-20 22:23:07 GMT
    (Source: KAIT-TV)(Source: KAIT-TV)
    (Source: KAIT-TV)(Source: KAIT-TV)

    But one area police department is seeing a major increase in another kind of drugged driving.

    But one area police department is seeing a major increase in another kind of drugged driving.

  • ASU-Beebe names new chancellor

    ASU-Beebe names new chancellor

    Friday, April 20 2018 5:23 PM EDT2018-04-20 21:23:58 GMT
    Dr. Jennifer Methvin (Source: Arkansas State University-Beebe)Dr. Jennifer Methvin (Source: Arkansas State University-Beebe)
    Dr. Jennifer Methvin (Source: Arkansas State University-Beebe)Dr. Jennifer Methvin (Source: Arkansas State University-Beebe)

    Arkansas State University System President Dr. Charles L. Welch announced Friday the selection of Dr. Jennifer Methvin as the new chancellor of ASU-Beebe.

    Arkansas State University System President Dr. Charles L. Welch announced Friday the selection of Dr. Jennifer Methvin as the new chancellor of ASU-Beebe.

  • Police: Woman arrested after driving gunman to 2 shootings

    Police: Woman arrested after driving gunman to 2 shootings

    Friday, April 20 2018 5:20 PM EDT2018-04-20 21:20:53 GMT
    Kyiesha Wonsley (Source: Forrest City Police Dept.)Kyiesha Wonsley (Source: Forrest City Police Dept.)
    Kyiesha Wonsley (Source: Forrest City Police Dept.)Kyiesha Wonsley (Source: Forrest City Police Dept.)

    A woman is accused of being an accomplice to attempted murder after police say she was behind the wheel when a gunman opened fire on a man twice.

    A woman is accused of being an accomplice to attempted murder after police say she was behind the wheel when a gunman opened fire on a man twice.

  • Suspect accused of snatching $3,500 from store clerk's hands

    Suspect accused of snatching $3,500 from store clerk's hands

    Friday, April 20 2018 5:15 PM EDT2018-04-20 21:15:57 GMT
    (Source: Raycom Media)(Source: Raycom Media)
    (Source: Raycom Media)(Source: Raycom Media)

    A man is locked up in jail after investigators say he snatched $3,500 from a store clerk’s hand and ran.

    A man is locked up in jail after investigators say he snatched $3,500 from a store clerk’s hand and ran.

  • BPD: Woman arrested for stabbing man

    BPD: Woman arrested for stabbing man

    Friday, April 20 2018 2:37 PM EDT2018-04-20 18:37:29 GMT
    Patricia Lawshea (Source: Mississippi Co. Sheriff's Office)Patricia Lawshea (Source: Mississippi Co. Sheriff's Office)
    Patricia Lawshea (Source: Mississippi Co. Sheriff's Office)Patricia Lawshea (Source: Mississippi Co. Sheriff's Office)

    According to the Blytheville Police Department, officers responded to the Great River Medical Center on April 19 in reference to a man being treated after being stabbed.

    According to the Blytheville Police Department, officers responded to the Great River Medical Center on April 19 in reference to a man being treated after being stabbed.

  • Craighead Co. health inspections for April 13-20

    Craighead Co. health inspections for April 13-20

    Friday, April 20 2018 12:47 PM EDT2018-04-20 16:47:45 GMT
    (Source: AP Graphics Bank)(Source: AP Graphics Bank)
    (Source: AP Graphics Bank)(Source: AP Graphics Bank)

    Check out this week's Craighead County health inspections before you make your weekend plans.

    Check out this week's Craighead County health inspections before you make your weekend plans.

  • 3rd arrest announced in AR nightclub shooting

    3rd arrest announced in AR nightclub shooting

    Friday, April 20 2018 9:11 AM EDT2018-04-20 13:11:38 GMT
    Cordero Ragland (Source: Shelby County Jail)Cordero Ragland (Source: Shelby County Jail)
    Cordero Ragland (Source: Shelby County Jail)Cordero Ragland (Source: Shelby County Jail)

    The Little Rock Police Department announced a third arrest in the mass shooting at a nightclub in July 2017.

    The Little Rock Police Department announced a third arrest in the mass shooting at a nightclub in July 2017.

  • Sheriff's department to get new cars

    Sheriff's department to get new cars

    Thursday, April 19 2018 11:46 PM EDT2018-04-20 03:46:03 GMT
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)

    The Clay County Quorum Court approved the purchase of two new vehicles for the sheriff's department.

    The Clay County Quorum Court approved the purchase of two new vehicles for the sheriff's department.

  • Group helps mentally ill, homeless in White County

    Group helps mentally ill, homeless in White County

    Thursday, April 19 2018 11:33 PM EDT2018-04-20 03:33:53 GMT
    Mission Machine is a program that helps the mentally ill and homeless in White County. (Source: KARK-TV)Mission Machine is a program that helps the mentally ill and homeless in White County. (Source: KARK-TV)
    Mission Machine is a program that helps the mentally ill and homeless in White County. (Source: KARK-TV)Mission Machine is a program that helps the mentally ill and homeless in White County. (Source: KARK-TV)

    A project to help the mentally ill and homeless in White County has often been a place of last resort for people who sometimes have no other place to go. 

    A project to help the mentally ill and homeless in White County has often been a place of last resort for people who sometimes have no other place to go. 

  • Fraternity, sorority suspended at UALR

    Fraternity, sorority suspended at UALR

    Thursday, April 19 2018 11:22 PM EDT2018-04-20 03:22:33 GMT
    UA Little Rock (Source: UALR website)UA Little Rock (Source: UALR website)
    UA Little Rock (Source: UALR website)UA Little Rock (Source: UALR website)

    A fraternity and sorority have been suspended after reports of a video reportedly showing the groups singing a song and using racial slurs. 

    A fraternity and sorority have been suspended after reports of a video reportedly showing the groups singing a song and using racial slurs. 

  • Osceola mother upset after son left at school

    Osceola mother upset after son left at school

    Thursday, April 19 2018 11:18 PM EDT2018-04-20 03:18:16 GMT
    (Source: WREG)(Source: WREG)
    (Source: WREG)(Source: WREG)

    An Osceola school employee is on administrative leave as school official try to figure out how a 7-year-old was left at school after hours.

    An Osceola school employee is on administrative leave as school official try to figure out how a 7-year-old was left at school after hours.

  • Turn lane to be built in Reyno

    Turn lane to be built in Reyno

    Thursday, April 19 2018 11:18 PM EDT2018-04-20 03:18:13 GMT
    (Source: ARDOT via Twitter)(Source: ARDOT via Twitter)
    (Source: ARDOT via Twitter)(Source: ARDOT via Twitter)

    Construction is set to begin by midsummer on a project to build a left turn lane on the northbound lane on Highway 67 at Reyno, a state lawmaker said Thursday. 

    Construction is set to begin by midsummer on a project to build a left turn lane on the northbound lane on Highway 67 at Reyno, a state lawmaker said Thursday. 

  • Lawmaker pushes for 17-year-olds to vote in primary elections

    Lawmaker pushes for 17-year-olds to vote in primary elections

    Thursday, April 19 2018 10:13 PM EDT2018-04-20 02:13:18 GMT

    A Northwest Arkansas lawmaker is supporting a plan to give 17-year-olds the right to vote during primary elections, saying it will give people an added voice in deciding who represents them from Congress to the city hall. 

    A Northwest Arkansas lawmaker is supporting a plan to give 17-year-olds the right to vote during primary elections, saying it will give people an added voice in deciding who represents them from Congress to the city hall. 

  • Two arrested after drug bust near church

    Two arrested after drug bust near church

    Thursday, April 19 2018 10:09 PM EDT2018-04-20 02:09:10 GMT
    Danny Rojas (Source: Greene Co. Sheriff's Department via Vinelink)Danny Rojas (Source: Greene Co. Sheriff's Department via Vinelink)
    Danny Rojas (Source: Greene Co. Sheriff's Department via Vinelink)Danny Rojas (Source: Greene Co. Sheriff's Department via Vinelink)

    Two people were in custody Thursday after they reportedly were caught with drugs in an alley near a church in Marmaduke, Greene County Sheriff David Carter said. 

    Two people were in custody Thursday after they reportedly were caught with drugs in an alley near a church in Marmaduke, Greene County Sheriff David Carter said. 

  • Football coach cited in theft case

    Football coach cited in theft case

    Thursday, April 19 2018 10:04 PM EDT2018-04-20 02:04:10 GMT
    Corning School District (Source: Corning Schools Website)Corning School District (Source: Corning Schools Website)
    Corning School District (Source: Corning Schools Website)Corning School District (Source: Corning Schools Website)

    A football coach has been cited in connection with the theft of a boat in Clay County, officials said Thursday. 

    A football coach has been cited in connection with the theft of a boat in Clay County, officials said Thursday. 

  • Man arrested in arson case

    Man arrested in arson case

    Thursday, April 19 2018 9:46 PM EDT2018-04-20 01:46:50 GMT
    (Source: Raycom Media)(Source: Raycom Media)
    (Source: Raycom Media)(Source: Raycom Media)

    A man was being held in the Woodruff County jail Thursday as authorities say the man confessed to setting fire to the Cotton Plant Police Department last year. 

    A man was being held in the Woodruff County jail Thursday as authorities say the man confessed to setting fire to the Cotton Plant Police Department last year. 

  • City to get new murals

    City to get new murals

    Thursday, April 19 2018 9:17 PM EDT2018-04-20 01:17:34 GMT
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)

    The city of Piggott may soon have some new artwork on display downtown.

    The city of Piggott may soon have some new artwork on display downtown.

  • County to replace wooden bridges

    County to replace wooden bridges

    Thursday, April 19 2018 9:10 PM EDT2018-04-20 01:10:21 GMT

    The Clay County Quorum Court recently approved a resolution to replace all the county's wooden bridges with steel.  

    The Clay County Quorum Court recently approved a resolution to replace all the county's wooden bridges with steel.  

  • Brookland schools working on school security

    Brookland schools working on school security

    Thursday, April 19 2018 7:27 PM EDT2018-04-19 23:27:48 GMT
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)

    The Brookland School District is working to increase its security, with school officials saying recent incidents nationwide have provided a reason. 

    The Brookland School District is working to increase its security, with school officials saying recent incidents nationwide have provided a reason. 

  • More volunteers needed for new, larger library

    More volunteers needed for new, larger library

    Thursday, April 19 2018 6:46 PM EDT2018-04-19 22:46:16 GMT
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)

    The staff is preparing for the big move and thinking about the larger need for volunteers that a bigger facility creates.

    The staff is preparing for the big move and thinking about the larger need for volunteers that a bigger facility creates.

  • Teachers given large raises after changes to district campuses

    Teachers given large raises after changes to district campuses

    Thursday, April 19 2018 6:40 PM EDT2018-04-19 22:40:40 GMT
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)

    The Batesville School Board has approved a larger raise for its teachers this year after multiple efforts by the school district to save money and be more efficient.

    The Batesville School Board has approved a larger raise for its teachers this year after multiple efforts by the school district to save money and be more efficient.

  • County landfill looks to lease, not own equipment

    County landfill looks to lease, not own equipment

    Thursday, April 19 2018 6:28 PM EDT2018-04-19 22:28:40 GMT
    (Source: KAIT-TV)(Source: KAIT-TV)
    (Source: KAIT-TV)(Source: KAIT-TV)

    Now, instead of owning the machinery, the Mississippi County Landfill is attempting a leasing agreement.

    Now, instead of owning the machinery, the Mississippi County Landfill is attempting a leasing agreement.

  • Second person arrested in Marmaduke pharmacy break-in

    Second person arrested in Marmaduke pharmacy break-in

    Thursday, April 19 2018 5:03 PM EDT2018-04-19 21:03:02 GMT
    Rachel Elizabeth Fowler (Source: Marmaduke Police)Rachel Elizabeth Fowler (Source: Marmaduke Police)
    Rachel Elizabeth Fowler (Source: Marmaduke Police)Rachel Elizabeth Fowler (Source: Marmaduke Police)

    An ongoing investigating into a pharmacy break-in in Marmaduke has led to a second person being arrested.  

    An ongoing investigating into a pharmacy break-in in Marmaduke has led to a second person being arrested.  

  • "Pints for Paws" proving to be a lucrative fundraiser for NEAHS

    "Pints for Paws" proving to be a lucrative fundraiser for NEAHS

    Thursday, April 19 2018 5:00 PM EDT2018-04-19 21:00:53 GMT
    Janie Krennerich appears with Aries. (KAIT-TV)Janie Krennerich appears with Aries. (KAIT-TV)
    Janie Krennerich appears with Aries. (KAIT-TV)Janie Krennerich appears with Aries. (KAIT-TV)

    Monthly event happening at Skinny J's in downtown Jonesboro has raised $6,000 in three months.  

    Monthly event happening at Skinny J's in downtown Jonesboro has raised $6,000 in three months.  

  • City and prosecuting attorney respond after lawsuit filed against Walnut Ridge officer, mayor in federal court

    City and prosecuting attorney respond after lawsuit filed against Walnut Ridge officer, mayor in federal court

    Thursday, April 19 2018 4:11 PM EDT2018-04-19 20:11:59 GMT
    (Source: Raycom Media)(Source: Raycom Media)

    A Lawrence County man has alleged in federal court that he was unlawfully arrested, assaulted and harassed by Walnut Ridge police and that police have not investigated complaints of police brutality and misconduct. 

    A Lawrence County man has alleged in federal court that he was unlawfully arrested, assaulted and harassed by Walnut Ridge police and that police have not investigated complaints of police brutality and misconduct. 

  • Man claims to be cryptozoologist; busted for child porn

    Man claims to be cryptozoologist; busted for child porn

    Thursday, April 19 2018 4:04 PM EDT2018-04-19 20:04:57 GMT
    Keith Barnes (Source: Lawrence Co. Sheriff's Office Via Vinelink)Keith Barnes (Source: Lawrence Co. Sheriff's Office Via Vinelink)
    Keith Barnes (Source: Lawrence Co. Sheriff's Office Via Vinelink)Keith Barnes (Source: Lawrence Co. Sheriff's Office Via Vinelink)

    A man who claimed to be a cryptozoologist, and track and record the movements of Big Foot, was arrested in Lawrence County Tuesday.  

    A man who claimed to be a cryptozoologist, and track and record the movements of Big Foot, was arrested in Lawrence County Tuesday.  

  • Man arrested for child pornography

    Man arrested for child pornography

    Thursday, April 19 2018 2:31 PM EDT2018-04-19 18:31:54 GMT
    Terry Lynn Matheny (Source: Lawrence Co Sheriff's Office via Vinelink)Terry Lynn Matheny (Source: Lawrence Co Sheriff's Office via Vinelink)
    Terry Lynn Matheny (Source: Lawrence Co Sheriff's Office via Vinelink)Terry Lynn Matheny (Source: Lawrence Co Sheriff's Office via Vinelink)

    Police arrested a Ravenden man recently on allegations of child pornography.

    Police arrested a Ravenden man recently on allegations of child pornography.

  • Sheriff: Search warrants yield drugs, arrests

    Sheriff: Search warrants yield drugs, arrests

    Thursday, April 19 2018 1:52 PM EDT2018-04-19 17:52:40 GMT
    Michelle Lynn Hood (Source: Poinsett Co. Sheriff)Michelle Lynn Hood (Source: Poinsett Co. Sheriff)
    Michelle Lynn Hood (Source: Poinsett Co. Sheriff)Michelle Lynn Hood (Source: Poinsett Co. Sheriff)

    A search of three homes in Tyronza led to the arrests of several people on various felony and misdemeanor charges, including possession of meth and hydrocodone.

    A search of three homes in Tyronza led to the arrests of several people on various felony and misdemeanor charges, including possession of meth and hydrocodone.

  • Blytheville police looking for shooting suspect

    Blytheville police looking for shooting suspect

    Thursday, April 19 2018 11:16 AM EDT2018-04-19 15:16:56 GMT

    Authorities are looking for a suspect in connection with a shooting Tuesday that injured a person, who was airlifted to a Memphis hospital. 

    Authorities are looking for a suspect in connection with a shooting Tuesday that injured a person, who was airlifted to a Memphis hospital. 

  • Road projects approved across NE Arkansas

    Road projects approved across NE Arkansas

    Thursday, April 19 2018 6:41 AM EDT2018-04-19 10:41:08 GMT
    (Source: Raycom Media)(Source: Raycom Media)

    Many road project bids around Northeast Arkansas have been approved by the Arkansas State Highway Commission.

    Many road project bids around Northeast Arkansas have been approved by the Arkansas State Highway Commission.

  • Technology prepares people, doctors for eye surgery

    Technology prepares people, doctors for eye surgery

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 11:10 PM EDT2018-04-19 03:10:45 GMT
    The Eye Surgical Simulation Center is now open at UAMS. The center helps educate future doctors and others about eye surgeries. (Source: KARK-TV)The Eye Surgical Simulation Center is now open at UAMS. The center helps educate future doctors and others about eye surgeries. (Source: KARK-TV)
    The Eye Surgical Simulation Center is now open at UAMS. The center helps educate future doctors and others about eye surgeries. (Source: KARK-TV)The Eye Surgical Simulation Center is now open at UAMS. The center helps educate future doctors and others about eye surgeries. (Source: KARK-TV)

    The idea of having eye surgery can be intimidating and now people can go to the capital city to learn more about what a surgery is like. 

    The idea of having eye surgery can be intimidating and now people can go to the capital city to learn more about what a surgery is like. 

  • Teacher's class project to teach students compassion

    Teacher's class project to teach students compassion

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 11:05 PM EDT2018-04-19 03:05:00 GMT
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)

    A Riverside High School teacher is teaching her kids a life-long lesson.

    A Riverside High School teacher is teaching her kids a life-long lesson.

  • Town sees new business in aftermath of tornado

    Town sees new business in aftermath of tornado

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 10:52 PM EDT2018-04-19 02:52:32 GMT
    A coffee shop opened Monday in Mountainburg, several days after a tornado hammered the town. (Source: KNWA-TV)A coffee shop opened Monday in Mountainburg, several days after a tornado hammered the town. (Source: KNWA-TV)
    A coffee shop opened Monday in Mountainburg, several days after a tornado hammered the town. (Source: KNWA-TV)A coffee shop opened Monday in Mountainburg, several days after a tornado hammered the town. (Source: KNWA-TV)

    It may be a sleepy little town, but the mayor of a town recently hit by a tornado said Wednesday that the storms will not stop the town from working to bring business to the region. 

    It may be a sleepy little town, but the mayor of a town recently hit by a tornado said Wednesday that the storms will not stop the town from working to bring business to the region. 

  • Business owner looks for sign after tornado

    Business owner looks for sign after tornado

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 10:33 PM EDT2018-04-19 02:33:57 GMT
    A restaurant in northwest Arkansas is missing its sign after a tornado went through town. (Source: KNWA)A restaurant in northwest Arkansas is missing its sign after a tornado went through town. (Source: KNWA)
    A restaurant in northwest Arkansas is missing its sign after a tornado went through town. (Source: KNWA)A restaurant in northwest Arkansas is missing its sign after a tornado went through town. (Source: KNWA)

    People have eaten burgers and ice cream at the Dairy Dream in Mountainburg for over 60 years, with the restaurant's sign just as much a part of the history as its food. 

    People have eaten burgers and ice cream at the Dairy Dream in Mountainburg for over 60 years, with the restaurant's sign just as much a part of the history as its food. 

  • Residents learn about internet safety

    Residents learn about internet safety

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 10:31 PM EDT2018-04-19 02:31:27 GMT
    The Arkansas Attorney General's Office hosted a meeting Wednesday on internet safety at Herman Baptist Church in Bono. (Source: KAIT-TV)The Arkansas Attorney General's Office hosted a meeting Wednesday on internet safety at Herman Baptist Church in Bono. (Source: KAIT-TV)
    The Arkansas Attorney General's Office hosted a meeting Wednesday on internet safety at Herman Baptist Church in Bono. (Source: KAIT-TV)The Arkansas Attorney General's Office hosted a meeting Wednesday on internet safety at Herman Baptist Church in Bono. (Source: KAIT-TV)

    Parents and kids, especially children, should be aware of the dangers that can be seen and found online, a community educator from the Arkansas Attorney General's office said Wednesday. 

    Parents and kids, especially children, should be aware of the dangers that can be seen and found online, a community educator from the Arkansas Attorney General's office said Wednesday. 

  • Report: Blytheville settles suit with Summers

    Report: Blytheville settles suit with Summers

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 10:08 PM EDT2018-04-19 02:08:30 GMT
    Blytheville Police Station (Source: KAIT-TV)Blytheville Police Station (Source: KAIT-TV)
    Blytheville Police Station (Source: KAIT-TV)Blytheville Police Station (Source: KAIT-TV)

    A lawsuit has been settled between the city of Blytheville and a man who claimed police violated his constitutional rights. 

    A lawsuit has been settled between the city of Blytheville and a man who claimed police violated his constitutional rights. 

  • Questions remain as authorities investigate possible murder/suicide

    Questions remain as authorities investigate possible murder/suicide

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 10:05 PM EDT2018-04-19 02:05:55 GMT

    A sheriff said Wednesday that the scene inside a Pope County home was horrific as authorities attempt to piece together why two people at the home died. 

    A sheriff said Wednesday that the scene inside a Pope County home was horrific as authorities attempt to piece together why two people at the home died. 

  • Report: Parachute Inn working to reopen

    Report: Parachute Inn working to reopen

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 8:49 PM EDT2018-04-19 00:49:22 GMT
    A Walnut Ridge businessman is working to reopen the Parachute Inn at the town's airport. (Source: Yelp)A Walnut Ridge businessman is working to reopen the Parachute Inn at the town's airport. (Source: Yelp)
    A Walnut Ridge businessman is working to reopen the Parachute Inn at the town's airport. (Source: Yelp)A Walnut Ridge businessman is working to reopen the Parachute Inn at the town's airport. (Source: Yelp)

    A familiar fixture at the Walnut Ridge Regional Airport may be on its way to returning later this year as a businessman works to get the project ready. 

    A familiar fixture at the Walnut Ridge Regional Airport may be on its way to returning later this year as a businessman works to get the project ready. 

  • State of the Air report released for Arkansas

    State of the Air report released for Arkansas

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 8:47 PM EDT2018-04-19 00:47:09 GMT
    The American Lung Association released its State of the Air report for 2018, showing Arkansas has done work to improve air quality in the state. (Source: File)The American Lung Association released its State of the Air report for 2018, showing Arkansas has done work to improve air quality in the state. (Source: File)
    The American Lung Association released its State of the Air report for 2018, showing Arkansas has done work to improve air quality in the state. (Source: File)The American Lung Association released its State of the Air report for 2018, showing Arkansas has done work to improve air quality in the state. (Source: File)

    Arkansas is called the Natural State and a nationally known group says the state is doing more to improve air quality. 

    Arkansas is called the Natural State and a nationally known group says the state is doing more to improve air quality. 

  • April Teacher of the Month: Laurie Mock

    April Teacher of the Month: Laurie Mock

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 8:04 PM EDT2018-04-19 00:04:00 GMT
    Laurie Mock (Source: KAIT)Laurie Mock (Source: KAIT)

    The collages of April's teacher of the month said she survived a serious car accident, spent weeks in different hospitals, and pushed through it all while thinking of her students.

    The collages of April's teacher of the month said she survived a serious car accident, spent weeks in different hospitals, and pushed through it all while thinking of her students.

  • AG Alert: Storm victims seeking repairs vulnerable to scams

    AG Alert: Storm victims seeking repairs vulnerable to scams

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 7:55 PM EDT2018-04-18 23:55:29 GMT
    (Source: Pablo)(Source: Pablo)
    (Source: Pablo)(Source: Pablo)

    As victims assess the damages from last week's storms, Attorney General Leslie Rutledge warns they could be vulnerable to home repair scams.

    As victims assess the damages from last week's storms, Attorney General Leslie Rutledge warns they could be vulnerable to home repair scams.

  • Children learn about 911, visit with deputies

    Children learn about 911, visit with deputies

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 7:49 PM EDT2018-04-18 23:49:32 GMT
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)

    Officials in Lawrence County are working to teach kids about calling 911.

    Officials in Lawrence County are working to teach kids about calling 911.

  • Sheriff requests to donate car, replace destroyed patrol car

    Sheriff requests to donate car, replace destroyed patrol car

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 7:27 PM EDT2018-04-18 23:27:18 GMT
    (Source: KAIT-TV)(Source: KAIT-TV)
    (Source: KAIT-TV)(Source: KAIT-TV)

    But after Mississippi County sheriff's deputies received a call about a vehicle fire on April 2, Keiser's newest car was destroyed in the fire.

    But after Mississippi County sheriff's deputies received a call about a vehicle fire on April 2, Keiser's newest car was destroyed in the fire.

  • New Odyssey of the Mind team makes it to world competition

    New Odyssey of the Mind team makes it to world competition

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 7:17 PM EDT2018-04-18 23:17:48 GMT
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)

    Brookland School District’s first Odyssey of the Mind team competed at both regional and state competition this year and did really well, but now they need help from community members to go even farther.

    Brookland School District’s first Odyssey of the Mind team competed at both regional and state competition this year and did really well, but now they need help from community members to go even farther.

  • City continues cleanup months after tornado hit

    City continues cleanup months after tornado hit

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 7:02 PM EDT2018-04-18 23:02:24 GMT

    Nearly two months after an EF-1 tornado blew through Keiser, the city is still cleaning up the aftermath.

    Nearly two months after an EF-1 tornado blew through Keiser, the city is still cleaning up the aftermath.

  • Caraway police use new technology for quicker, safer traffic stops

    Caraway police use new technology for quicker, safer traffic stops

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 6:59 PM EDT2018-04-18 22:59:06 GMT
    Caraway Police Chief, Shannon Kelems speaks about new E-ticket technology (Source: KAIT)Caraway Police Chief, Shannon Kelems speaks about new E-ticket technology (Source: KAIT)
    Caraway Police Chief, Shannon Kelems speaks about new E-ticket technology (Source: KAIT)Caraway Police Chief, Shannon Kelems speaks about new E-ticket technology (Source: KAIT)

    If you visit Caraway and get pulled over by police, don’t try to give the officer a fake identity.

    If you visit Caraway and get pulled over by police, don’t try to give the officer a fake identity.

  • City hopes for 'Opportunity Zones' designation for economic development

    City hopes for 'Opportunity Zones' designation for economic development

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 6:31 PM EDT2018-04-18 22:31:27 GMT
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)

    Jonesboro city officials hope they will be able to pass along new tax incentives to future investors, but they have to wait and see if Gov. Asa Hutchinson chooses local areas for those tax breaks.

    Jonesboro city officials hope they will be able to pass along new tax incentives to future investors, but they have to wait and see if Gov. Asa Hutchinson chooses local areas for those tax breaks.

  • Kids step into traveling classroom, learn about planting

    Kids step into traveling classroom, learn about planting

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 6:07 PM EDT2018-04-18 22:07:45 GMT
    (Source: KAIT-TV)(Source: KAIT-TV)
    (Source: KAIT-TV)(Source: KAIT-TV)

    A traveling classroom all the way from Canada rolls into an area school.

    A traveling classroom all the way from Canada rolls into an area school.

  • Several counties at moderate level for wildfires

    Several counties at moderate level for wildfires

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 3:32 PM EDT2018-04-18 19:32:37 GMT
    (Source: Arkansas Forestry Commission)(Source: Arkansas Forestry Commission)

    As the temperature has increased, so has the chance for wildfires in certain Arkansas counties.

    As the temperature has increased, so has the chance for wildfires in certain Arkansas counties.

  • JPD: Man in a “pickle” after pulling gun

    JPD: Man in a “pickle” after pulling gun

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 3:08 PM EDT2018-04-18 19:08:47 GMT
    Thomas Lee Razor (Source: Craighead Co. Sheriff's Office)Thomas Lee Razor (Source: Craighead Co. Sheriff's Office)
    Thomas Lee Razor (Source: Craighead Co. Sheriff's Office)Thomas Lee Razor (Source: Craighead Co. Sheriff's Office)

    A Jonesboro man nicknamed “Pickle” found himself in one after police say he pulled a gun on a juvenile and a woman.

    A Jonesboro man nicknamed “Pickle” found himself in one after police say he pulled a gun on a juvenile and a woman.

  • Man fires at reported intruder, accidentally shoots himself

    Man fires at reported intruder, accidentally shoots himself

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 1:03 PM EDT2018-04-18 17:03:16 GMT
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)

    A Jonesboro man was taken to the hospital after he accidentally shot himself. He told a deputy his gun was aimed at an intruder.

    A Jonesboro man was taken to the hospital after he accidentally shot himself. He told a deputy his gun was aimed at an intruder.

  • House committee to consider new farm bill

    House committee to consider new farm bill

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 7:09 AM EDT2018-04-18 11:09:57 GMT
    (Source: AP Graphics Bank)(Source: AP Graphics Bank)
    (Source: AP Graphics Bank)(Source: AP Graphics Bank)

    The U.S House Agriculture Committee will consider a bill Wednesday morning.

    The U.S House Agriculture Committee will consider a bill Wednesday morning.

  • 'Healing in the Hood' volunteer earns honor

    'Healing in the Hood' volunteer earns honor

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 11:52 PM EDT2018-04-18 03:52:01 GMT
    (Source: KARK)(Source: KARK)
    (Source: KARK)(Source: KARK)

    A man who wants to see Blytheville become a better community has earned an honor. 

    A man who wants to see Blytheville become a better community has earned an honor. 

  • Mayor recommends no longer taking Entergy payments

    Mayor recommends no longer taking Entergy payments

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 11:30 PM EDT2018-04-18 03:30:03 GMT

    Hoxie recommends no longer taking Entergy payments, gives update on sewer problems, and adopts drug free workplace resolution

    Hoxie recommends no longer taking Entergy payments, gives update on sewer problems, and adopts drug free workplace resolution

  • Students help people reunite with items lost during tornado

    Students help people reunite with items lost during tornado

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 11:19 PM EDT2018-04-18 03:19:13 GMT
    (Source: KATV)(Source: KATV)
    (Source: KATV)(Source: KATV)

    Students in Vilonia are collecting personal items lost after a deadly tornado hit the town in 2014.

    Students in Vilonia are collecting personal items lost after a deadly tornado hit the town in 2014.

  • UAMS fighting opioid addiction in Arkansas

    UAMS fighting opioid addiction in Arkansas

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 10:54 PM EDT2018-04-18 02:54:56 GMT
    (Source: KARK)(Source: KARK)
    (Source: KARK)(Source: KARK)

    The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences is tackling the nationwide opioid epidemic from multiple epidemic from multiple different sources.

    The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences is tackling the nationwide opioid epidemic from multiple epidemic from multiple different sources.

  • Former first lady Barbara Bush dies at 92

    Former first lady Barbara Bush dies at 92

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 10:49 PM EDT2018-04-18 02:49:03 GMT

    Former president George W. Bush issued a statement saying "our family will miss her dearly" on the passing of his mother, Barbara Bush, on Tuesday.

    Former president George W. Bush issued a statement saying "our family will miss her dearly" on the passing of his mother, Barbara Bush, on Tuesday.

  • Greene County school raises over $1,450 for St. Jude

    Greene County school raises over $1,450 for St. Jude

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 10:47 PM EDT2018-04-18 02:47:49 GMT
    (Source: Paragould School District via Facebook)(Source: Paragould School District via Facebook)

    Students at one Greene County elementary school did their school proud with their donations Tuesday.

    Students at one Greene County elementary school did their school proud with their donations Tuesday.

  • Jonesboro City Council adopts sidewalk ordinance

    Jonesboro City Council adopts sidewalk ordinance

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 10:30 PM EDT2018-04-18 02:30:20 GMT
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)

    The city of Jonesboro now has a new sidewalk ordinance.

    The city of Jonesboro now has a new sidewalk ordinance.

  • JPD works Tuesday evening motorcycle crash

    JPD works Tuesday evening motorcycle crash

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 10:27 PM EDT2018-04-18 02:27:43 GMT
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)

    A Tuesday afternoon crash involving a motorcycle delayed traffic and sent one person to the hospital.

    A Tuesday afternoon crash involving a motorcycle delayed traffic and sent one person to the hospital.

  • Wish granted: Greene Co. boy will get to swim with dolphins

    Wish granted: Greene Co. boy will get to swim with dolphins

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 10:11 PM EDT2018-04-18 02:11:15 GMT
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)

    One Greene County boy received the surprise of his life Tuesday.

    One Greene County boy received the surprise of his life Tuesday.

  • Governor visits Highland, Batesville on coding tour

    Governor visits Highland, Batesville on coding tour

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 8:11 PM EDT2018-04-18 00:11:50 GMT
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)

    Governor Asa Hutchinson finished off his Spring coding tour in Northeast Arkansas Tuesday.

    Governor Asa Hutchinson finished off his Spring coding tour in Northeast Arkansas Tuesday.

  • Teachers say new teaching method is proving successful

    Teachers say new teaching method is proving successful

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 8:09 PM EDT2018-04-18 00:09:45 GMT
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)

    The Midland School District has begun implementing their new method of teaching, called STEAM.

    The Midland School District has begun implementing their new method of teaching, called STEAM.

  • County records now available at your finger tips

    County records now available at your finger tips

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 8:07 PM EDT2018-04-18 00:07:33 GMT
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)

    You can now see where your tax dollars are spent in Craighead County at the tip of your fingers.

    You can now see where your tax dollars are spent in Craighead County at the tip of your fingers.

  • Deadline extended one day after IRS systems experience problems on Tax Day

    Deadline extended one day after IRS systems experience problems on Tax Day

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 12:42 PM EDT2018-04-17 16:42:23 GMT
    Tuesday, April 17 2018 7:15 PM EDT2018-04-17 23:15:01 GMT
    The IRS says never sign a blank tax return to prevent being the victim of fraud. (Source: CNN)The IRS says never sign a blank tax return to prevent being the victim of fraud. (Source: CNN)

    The IRS expects you to pay your taxes, even though there was a partial outage on the website.

    The IRS expects you to pay your taxes, even though there was a partial outage on the website.

  • Blood drive underway at A-State to help military

    Blood drive underway at A-State to help military

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 6:55 PM EDT2018-04-17 22:55:43 GMT
    (Source: KAIT-TV)(Source: KAIT-TV)

    Region 8 can support men and women serving by “rolling up their sleeves”!

    Region 8 can support men and women serving by “rolling up their sleeves”!

  • County to start work on new, upgrade asphalt roads

    County to start work on new, upgrade asphalt roads

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 6:48 PM EDT2018-04-17 22:48:57 GMT
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)

    Poinsett County was recently approved for three miles of asphalt work.

    Poinsett County was recently approved for three miles of asphalt work.

  • First class of citizen police academy graduated

    First class of citizen police academy graduated

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 6:24 PM EDT2018-04-17 22:24:22 GMT
    (Source: Blytheville Police Dept. via Facebook)(Source: Blytheville Police Dept. via Facebook)
    (Source: Blytheville Police Dept. via Facebook)(Source: Blytheville Police Dept. via Facebook)

    The first class of the Blytheville Police Department’s Citizen Police Academy graduated recently.

    The first class of the Blytheville Police Department’s Citizen Police Academy graduated recently.

  • Air force base may become tourism hotspot

    Air force base may become tourism hotspot

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 6:22 PM EDT2018-04-17 22:22:15 GMT
    (Source: KAIT-TV)(Source: KAIT-TV)
    (Source: KAIT-TV)(Source: KAIT-TV)

    Several years ago, the Blytheville Air Force Base was under 24/7 security surveillance, with few people allowed inside restricted areas.

    Several years ago, the Blytheville Air Force Base was under 24/7 security surveillance, with few people allowed inside restricted areas.

  • City attempts to educate public on utility operations

    City attempts to educate public on utility operations

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 6:19 PM EDT2018-04-17 22:19:37 GMT
    (Source: KAIT-TV)(Source: KAIT-TV)
    (Source: KAIT-TV)(Source: KAIT-TV)

    Citizens in Osceola are still voicing concerns over their utility bills, even suggesting the city perform some costly research.

    Citizens in Osceola are still voicing concerns over their utility bills, even suggesting the city perform some costly research.

  • BBQ Festival to take place in Manila

    BBQ Festival to take place in Manila

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 5:58 PM EDT2018-04-17 21:58:45 GMT
    (source: Blazin' BBQ Festival via Facebook)(source: Blazin' BBQ Festival via Facebook)
    (source: Blazin' BBQ Festival via Facebook)(source: Blazin' BBQ Festival via Facebook)

    There is a new barbeque festival happening in Mississippi County.

    There is a new barbeque festival happening in Mississippi County.

  • Healthcare services grow with town

    Healthcare services grow with town

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 5:29 PM EDT2018-04-17 21:29:27 GMT
    (Source: KAIT-TV)(Source: KAIT-TV)
    (Source: KAIT-TV)(Source: KAIT-TV)

    A groundbreaking ceremony for a larger NEA Baptist Clinic took place on Tuesday.

    A groundbreaking ceremony for a larger NEA Baptist Clinic took place on Tuesday.

  • Man arrested for punching hospital worker

    Man arrested for punching hospital worker

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 5:16 PM EDT2018-04-17 21:16:55 GMT
    (Source: AP Graphics Bank)(Source: AP Graphics Bank)
    (Source: AP Graphics Bank)(Source: AP Graphics Bank)

    A man’s behavior was far from “princely” when police say he attacked a hospital worker trying to treat him.

    A man’s behavior was far from “princely” when police say he attacked a hospital worker trying to treat him.

  • Mom cited after 8-year-old hitches ride with stranger to school...on Saturday

    Mom cited after 8-year-old hitches ride with stranger to school...on Saturday

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 5:08 PM EDT2018-04-17 21:08:46 GMT
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)

    Jonesboro police cited a woman with child endangerment after they say her young daughter got dressed and hitched a ride with a stranger to school Saturday morning.

    Jonesboro police cited a woman with child endangerment after they say her young daughter got dressed and hitched a ride with a stranger to school Saturday morning.

  • Sheriff warns about fake money being used at multiple stores

    Sheriff warns about fake money being used at multiple stores

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 5:04 PM EDT2018-04-17 21:04:14 GMT
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)

    The Independence County Sheriff's Office is warning businesses to watch out for counterfeit money that has been passed at local stores recently. 

    The Independence County Sheriff's Office is warning businesses to watch out for counterfeit money that has been passed at local stores recently. 

  • Man accused of inviting juvenile to home and raping her

    Man accused of inviting juvenile to home and raping her

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 4:53 PM EDT2018-04-17 20:53:58 GMT
    Brandon Mitchell Marrone (Source: Craighead Co. Sheriff's Office)Brandon Mitchell Marrone (Source: Craighead Co. Sheriff's Office)

    A night of movies ended with a Jonesboro man accused of raping a juvenile.

    A night of movies ended with a Jonesboro man accused of raping a juvenile.

  • Man taken into custody by Jonesboro SWAT appears in court

    Man taken into custody by Jonesboro SWAT appears in court

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 3:05 PM EDT2018-04-17 19:05:35 GMT
    William Neal Toney (Source: Jonesboro Police Department)William Neal Toney (Source: Jonesboro Police Department)

    A man was arrested on domestic battery charges on Sunday.

    A man was arrested on domestic battery charges on Sunday.

  • Caruthersville School Dist. revises graduation guidelines; allows children under 5

    Caruthersville School Dist. revises graduation guidelines; allows children under 5

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 2:12 PM EDT2018-04-17 18:12:01 GMT
    The Caruthersville School District revised its graduation guidelines to allow children under five years old at the ceremony. (Source: KFVS)The Caruthersville School District revised its graduation guidelines to allow children under five years old at the ceremony. (Source: KFVS)
    The Caruthersville School District revised its graduation guidelines to allow children under five years old at the ceremony. (Source: KFVS)The Caruthersville School District revised its graduation guidelines to allow children under five years old at the ceremony. (Source: KFVS)

    The Caruthersville School District in southeast Missouri has revised its graduation guidelines to allow children under five years old at the ceremony.

    The Caruthersville School District in southeast Missouri has revised its graduation guidelines to allow children under five years old at the ceremony.

  • 2.1 magnitude quake reported near Blytheville

    2.1 magnitude quake reported near Blytheville

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 1:05 PM EDT2018-04-17 17:05:25 GMT
    1.9 quake reported near Blytheville (Source: KAIT)1.9 quake reported near Blytheville (Source: KAIT)

    If you live between Blytheville and Gosnell, you might have felt Tuesday morning’s temblor.

    If you live between Blytheville and Gosnell, you might have felt Tuesday morning’s temblor.

Most Popular Lo Más Popular

Videos
Stories
Slideshows
Videos
Notas
Galería de fotos
loading...
Powered by Frankly