Update on school employee insure rates

Region 8 News Wednesday 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.

Teacher Insurance Update

Select superintendents across the state met with the governor on the school employee insurance rates issue. Governor Beebe said he would call a special session if schools and legislators can get on one accord. Tonight, Allison Munn explains what the education co-op in Region 8 is doing to get everyone on the same page.

Blytheville Crimestoppers

The Blytheville Chamber of Commerce is working to start a local crime stoppers program in their community. Brandi Hunter will have details on this program and its development at 10.

Community Reaction to Rape Charges

Tonight, we follow up on the ice cream man accused of raping children. The same man accused of these crime was honored for his work with foster children. Hear what the community has to say about the situation on Region 8 News at 10.

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