JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) - A mix of winter weather across northern Arkansas and southern Missouri Thursday night is creating hazardous driving conditions and knocking out power. Conditions are expected to
UPDATED: Entergy Arkansas reported just over 1,100 without power early Saturday morning. Entergy Spokesperson David Burnette said additional crews were in the area to put power back on. Burnette said there was high confidence all power in Mississippi County could be restored by the end of the day Saturday and good confidence for those without in Craighead and Crittenden Counties.
PARAGOULD, AR (KAIT) – Drivers drove a little slower than usual going through the intersection of Highway 49 and 412 Friday after the Winter Storm glazed streets of Region 8.
Drivers drove a little slower than usual going through the intersection of Highway 49 and 412 Friday after the Winter Storm glazed streets of Region 8.
The following events have been canceled or postponed because of the winter weather. Please check back often for updates.
Events listed have been emailed into the Region 8 Newsroom as canceled or postponed because of winter weather. Please check back often for updates.
MONETTE, AR (KAIT) - Roughly 1,000 residents were without power Friday in Eastern Craighead County. Entergy crews worked throughout the day to restore power to residents in Monette, Caraway and Black Oak
Entergy crews restore power to town, local restaurant feeds crews as thank you
NEWPORT, AR (KAIT) – Drivers tried to take it slow Friday while traveling on U.S. 67 into Jackson County. Road crews mostly worked in vain to clear the highway of ice and slush. Sleet fell persistently
Sleet fell persistently until Friday afternoon, erasing most of the progress that the Arkansas Highway & Transportation Department attempted to make for drivers.