Phonebook to offer Terror Prevention Tips - KAIT Jonesboro, AR - Region 8 News, weather, sports

Phonebook to offer Terror Prevention Tips

January 22, 2004  -- Posted at 7:39 AM CDT

LITTLE ROCK, AR--A two-page advertisement in 440-thousand new S-B-C Communications phone books distributed in Arkansas offers tips on how to prepare for a terror attack.

The list includes how to make an emergency supply kit, how to devise a plan for family members to get in touch after an attack and how to use duct tape and garbage bags to shield against toxic chemicals.

The Department of Homeland Security's Ready Campaign sponsored the ad, which is part of a larger campaign that includes television, radio, brochures and billboards.

Distribution of the phone books started last week and should be complete by mid-February. The ad will eventually appear in all 28 Arkansas directories.

Copyright 2004.  Associated Press. All Rights Reserved. This information may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

  • Region 8 News</span><a class="customMoreLink" href="/Global/category.asp?C=4391" target="_top">More >></a>Region 8 NewsMore>>

  • Road closed due to accident

    Road closed due to accident

    Friday, February 23 2018 10:29 PM EST2018-02-24 03:29:50 GMT
    Friday, February 23 2018 10:38 PM EST2018-02-24 03:38:30 GMT
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)

    A major road in Cleburne County is closed through Saturday, emergency officials said. 

    A major road in Cleburne County is closed through Saturday, emergency officials said. 

  • Highways across Region 8 closed for high water as rain continues

    Highways across Region 8 closed for high water as rain continues

    Friday, February 23 2018 10:29 PM EST2018-02-24 03:29:20 GMT

    The showers continue to fall, pushing this to maybe be the wettest February on record for Jonesboro. As the rain continues, the significantly high water levels are causing problems for roads and highways across the area. 

    The showers continue to fall, pushing this to maybe be the wettest February on record for Jonesboro. As the rain continues, the significantly high water levels are causing problems for roads and highways across the area. 

  • breaking

    Two arrested in kidnapping of missing girl

    Two arrested in kidnapping of missing girl

    Friday, February 23 2018 4:36 PM EST2018-02-23 21:36:59 GMT
    Friday, February 23 2018 10:19 PM EST2018-02-24 03:19:30 GMT

    Two people were in custody Friday after their arrest on suspicion of kidnapping a Mississippi County girl. 

    Two people were in custody Friday after their arrest on suspicion of kidnapping a Mississippi County girl. 

Powered by Frankly