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Region 8 News Tuesday Afternoon Update

Region 8 News Tuesday Afternoon Update – Here is a look at some of the stories the Region 8 News department is working on for Region 8 News at 5, 6, and 10.

  • Manhunt underway in Baxter County

The Baxter County Sheriff's Office says a manhunt is over after finding the suspect in a creek bottom. For more information, click here.

  • Abandoned house burns in Walnut ridge

An abandoned house on Highway 412 and County Road 619 in Walnut ridge burned to the ground late Tuesday morning. For more information, click here.

  • Air conditioning help

It's hot out there, and air conditioners are a necessity, but can you afford it? Region 8's Keith Boles tells you how you can find help with your air conditioning bills and why some recent changes have been made in application requirements on Region 8 News at 5 and 6.

  • Raising your credit score

Credit scores are at an all time low. Region 8's Josh Harvison tells you how you can raise your credit all new at six on Region 8 News at 6 and 10. That brings us to our Region 8 Responds Question of the Day! Is your credit score better or worse from last year? Go to our website at www.kait8.com to cast your vote and join the conversation already underway on our Facebook page. We could use your comments on Region 8 News.

  • Marmaduke installs free smoke detectors

Free smoke alarms and installations start this week in Marmaduke. Region 8's Lauren Payne talks about the need for this project all new at six on Region 8 News at 6 and 10.

  • Crimestoppers

Craig has the latest on who Jonesboro Police Department is looking for and how you can make money by helping on Region 8 News at 10.

  • Backyard BBQ

Backyard BBQ is tonight. Find out who the lucky winner is and get your local weather forecast LIVE on Region 8 News at 5, 6, and 10 with Region 8 Meteorologist Ryan Vaughan.

Don't wait to read today's news tomorrow, follow these stories plus the latest news, weather and sports in all of Region 8 on our website at kait8.com, where we're always on. If you find yourself away from your computer don't worry; go to region8togo.com with your cell phone.

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  • Foundation to adopt a family for Christmas

    Foundation to adopt a family for Christmas

    Tuesday, November 21 2017 11:40 PM EST2017-11-22 04:40:57 GMT
    Tuesday, November 21 2017 11:55 PM EST2017-11-22 04:55:13 GMT
    (Source: Keeunna Watson)(Source: Keeunna Watson)

    A foundation in honor of a Jonesboro who died from epilepsy is finding a way to serve another family in need for Christmas.

    A foundation in honor of a Jonesboro who died from epilepsy is finding a way to serve another family in need for Christmas.

  • Combating depression during the holidays

    Combating depression during the holidays

    Tuesday, November 21 2017 11:23 PM EST2017-11-22 04:23:14 GMT
    Tuesday, November 21 2017 11:41 PM EST2017-11-22 04:41:49 GMT
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)

    The holiday season is usually a time of happiness and enjoyment with family and friends, but that can be different for some suffering from a mental health illness.

    The holiday season is usually a time of happiness and enjoyment with family and friends, but that can be different for some suffering from a mental health illness.

  • Officials search for law enforcement impersonator

    Officials search for law enforcement impersonator

    Tuesday, November 21 2017 11:22 PM EST2017-11-22 04:22:18 GMT
    Tuesday, November 21 2017 11:37 PM EST2017-11-22 04:37:51 GMT
    (Source: Pablo)(Source: Pablo)

    For the third time since October, St. Francis County authorities are searching for a law enforcement impersonator, according to a report by our CNN affiliate.

    For the third time since October, St. Francis County authorities are searching for a law enforcement impersonator, according to a report by our CNN affiliate.

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