Yates speaks out on Issue 5; FFN Week 10

Region 8 News Friday Evening Update – Here is a look at some of the stories the Region 8 News department is working on for Region 8 News at 10.

JPD Chief Speaks out about Issue 5 on Ark. Ballot

Jonesboro Police Chief Mike Yates is speaking out against the proposal to legalize medical marijuana. He let his stance be known earlier today while speaking to an Out of the Dark Coalition group. We sat down with Yates and will have that story tonight at 10.

Last night was Football Thursday Night and tonight the FFN crew is out once again getting highlights from football games all across Region 8.  Catch all the action from Chris, Blake and Adam tonight after Region 8 News at 10!

It was a perfect Friday.  Will the weather be as nice this weekend and next week?  Ryan's got a look at your extended forecast tonight on Region 8 News.

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