Afternoon Update - Friday - KAIT Jonesboro, AR - Region 8 News, weather, sports

Afternoon Update - Friday

Good Friday afternoon everyone. Here are some of the stories we are working on for Region 8 News on KAIT-TV...

A local Region 8 man has made it to the big-time by landing the lead role in the West Side Story on Broadway in New York City! Hear from him first on Region 8 News at Five.

New economic numbers from Jonesboro have some asking if the economic bubble we have enjoyed has finally burst. It's the subject of today's web poll, and of Josh Harvison's live report on Region 8 News at Five and Six.

One year after the historic flooding of March, 2008, the city of Hardy is finally moving back into their city hall that was damaged by the waters. Keith Boles went to Hardy to see their progress first-hand and has the full report on Region 8 News at Six.

Plus, Meteorologist Justin Logan has your weekend forecast and Lauren Payne takes you to Trumann to see the unveiling of a memorial to the late police chief, Larry Blagg. All of this and more tonight on Region 8 News at Five and Six.

Remember, the news anytime is on kait8.com and Region8toGo.com where we are always on.

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