Afternoon Headlines - Thursday - KAIT Jonesboro, AR - Region 8 News, weather, sports

Afternoon Headlines - Thursday

Good Thursday afternoon. Here is a look at what we are working for Region 8 News at Five and Six tonight on KAIT-TV...

While the current economy has put a strain on a lot of businesses, Darling Store Fixtures in Paragould sees business booming. Keith Boles will tell you their secret in a full report on Region 8 News at Six.

The possibility of severe weather is lurking for Friday and with that in mind, Meteorologist Justin Logan will look at four of the most common safety approaches to severe weather. You may be surprised at what you think you should do that really doesn't work. He's live on Region 8 News at Five and Six.

Also, with that severe weather possibly around the corner, Chief Meteorologist Ryan Vaughan will update you on the latest numbers and what to expect in your neighborhood, at Five, Six and Ten. StormTEAM Weather online.

Find the latest news anytime on Region8toGo.com on your mobile phone browser, or kait8.com where we are always on.

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  • Piecing together works of art

    Piecing together works of art

    Friday, July 20 2018 11:07 PM EDT2018-07-21 03:07:55 GMT
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    Quilting is taking on a new look. (Source: Sam Hummelstein)Quilting is taking on a new look. (Source: Sam Hummelstein)
    Quilting is taking on a new look. (Source: Sam Hummelstein)Quilting is taking on a new look. (Source: Sam Hummelstein)

    Threads of Life Quilt & Fiber Art Show showcases creativity in a fundraiser to benefit St. Bernards Senior Services.

    Threads of Life Quilt & Fiber Art Show showcases creativity in a fundraiser to benefit St. Bernards Senior Services.

  • JPD investigates allegations against the Salvation Army

    JPD investigates allegations against the Salvation Army

    Friday, July 20 2018 11:05 PM EDT2018-07-21 03:05:04 GMT

    Jonesboro police are investigating the Salvation Army after allegations of misappropriation of funds by an employee.

    Jonesboro police are investigating the Salvation Army after allegations of misappropriation of funds by an employee.

  • Jonesboro sees economic growth, industry magazine notes

    Jonesboro sees economic growth, industry magazine notes

    Friday, July 20 2018 10:24 PM EDT2018-07-21 02:24:45 GMT
    Friday, July 20 2018 10:51 PM EDT2018-07-21 02:51:46 GMT
    Jonesboro Municipal Center (Source: KAIT)Jonesboro Municipal Center (Source: KAIT)
    Jonesboro Municipal Center (Source: KAIT)Jonesboro Municipal Center (Source: KAIT)

    The Jonesboro area economy is a strong selling point for businesses, officials have said for years, and a national publication now says the area is the best in the South and Southwestern United States. 

    The Jonesboro area economy is a strong selling point for businesses, officials have said for years, and a national publication now says the area is the best in the South and Southwestern United States. 

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