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Region 8 News Friday Afternoon Update

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

Missouri will lose one of its nine U.S. House seats in the next general election because the 2010 census found the state's population growth did not keep up with some other states. For more information, click here.

A librarian was arrested January 14 after allegedly stealing from her workplace. Click here for more information.

Want to see the landscape or weather conditions in Hardy, Paragould, or Jonesboro? You can do that by taking a look at our SkyCAM Network!

  • Winter Weather

Newport police have new tasers for the department. Find out what policies will be in place for them and why the department decided to get them tonight on Region 8 News at 5 and 6 with Amanda Hanson.

  • East Lab

Junior high students are taking the initiative to help a nearby animal shelter in a very creative way. Find out how they're helping out with Brandi Hodges tonight on Region 8 News at 6 and 10.

  • Millage Increase

A Region 8 school is asking for another millage increase in March. Keith Boles will tell you what the school plans to use the millage for tonight on Region 8 News at 6 and 10.

  • The Cost

Just how much money has the recent winter weather cost the city of Jonesboro in terms of gas and highway clean up? Lauren Payne has the answer tonight on Region 8 News at 6 and 10.

  • In the Weather Center

Could more snow or ice be falling by the time the weekend's over? Ryan Vaughan will let you know tonight on Region 8 News at 5, 6 and 10. Need up-to-date weather information right now? Check out our Weather Page.

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