Solutions to remove asbestos from community center

Region 8 News Tuesday Evening Update - Some of the stories the Region 8 News department is working on for Region 8 News at 10.

Asbestos in the community center

The City of Jonesboro has a plan for ridding the Earl Bell Community Center of asbestos. Allison Munn has details of how to make the building safe again at 10.


The caught-on-camera suspects only got away with rolled coins. They rolled into the Quick Shop in Caraway carrying a sledgehammer and a crowbar. Now, police need help identifying them. Crimestoppers- on Region 8 News at 10.

Minimum wage battle

Arkansas is one of just four states with a minimum wage below the current federal minimum wage, but a group called "Give Arkansas A Raise Now" is working to change that. Erin Loraditch reports on Region 8 News at 10.

Rain expected this weekend

Ryan Vaughan covers the comfortable temperatures over the next few days, and when we can expect a cold front to sweep through again, at 10. Plus, a good chance of rain this weekend. Ryan says stay tuned.

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