October 31, 2003--Posted 5:05 p.m.
The Bailey family of Pocahontas Machine Works donated the nearly 20 thousand dollar pneumatic target system and the range now bears their name.
Craighead County deputies used to share the Jonesboro police range, but it was just getting too crowded. Now deputies are allowed to shoot as much as they want.
Sheriff McCann says, "The more proficient you are with your weapon the safer the officer is and the safer the public is."