Region 8 News Friday 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.
- On the web
The Lawrence County Sheriff's Department says on Oct 21, 27-year-old Beau Adams of Hardy was arrested for possession of methamphetamines during a traffic stop. For more information, click here.
The Jonesboro Police Department is once again participating in the Selective Traffic Enforcement Program (STEP). Click here for more information.
Want to find a haunted house, or need to know where the nearest fall festival is? Check out the Community Calendar to set-up your weekend!
- Teenage pregnancy
Reuters says teenage pregnancy rates are highest in the southern states. What are schools doing to help educate teens about pregnancy and sex? Amanda Hanson has the story tonight on Region 8 News at 6 and 10.
- Downtown upgrade
The City of Kennett is improving their downtown area. Brandi Hodges tells you how the city is accomplishing the upgrade and what plans they are going to put in action tonight on Region 8 News at 6 and 10.
Mitch Lilly, Chris Hudgins, and the KAIT crew are bringing you your local football game highlights and scores tonight on Region 8 News at 10! Have a score that we're not reporting? Call it in at 1-800-SET-NEWS.
- In the weather center
Could it possibly rain this weekend? Justin Logan has the answer tonight on Region 8 News at 5, 6, and 10. Need info now? Check out the Weather Page for current information.
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