Afternoon Update - Wednesday

Good Wednesday afternoon, here are the stories we're working on today at Region 8 News...

An Iraq War veteran was hit with a rocket-propelled grenade, shot 4 times, pronounced dead and yet, he still lived. He was speaking in Region 8 today, and Brandi Hodges tells you his story tonight on Region 8 News at Five and Six.

Residents of Mississippi County met today with the county judge regarding waht some residents say are roads that are falling apart in some locations. Keith Boles was at that meeting and has the full report on Region 8 News at Six.

Will Region 8 see thunderstorms over the next 24-hours? The forecast says we may. Ryan Vaughan is tracking the possibility and will give you the latest details first on Region 8 News at Five and again at Six and Ten. StormTEAM weather online.

For the latest news of the day, go to and on your mobile browser, where we are always on. Be sure to tune in to Region 8 News at Ten for Lauren Payne's special report on school zone speeders, a must-see for all parents. Have a great day!