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Jonesboro vamps up downtown

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.

Will Work for Food

Cities are always looking for ways to cut back and save money. The City of Senath's new lawn care workers labor for a different kind of green. Brandi Hunter explains tonight at 10.

Downtown Renovations

The Downtown BBQ Fest is a little over a month away and the city of Jonesboro is preparing for the annual event. Tonight, Allison Munn will explain how the city plans to make these improvements, without spending a dime of tax-payer money.

World Record Running

A man in Virginia is trying to break six world records by running with partners who can't walk. Hear his story on Region 8 News at 10.   

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    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)
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