Deadly fire displaces dozens - KAIT Jonesboro, AR - Region 8 News, weather, sports

Deadly fire displaces dozens

 

Region 8 News Tuesday Evening Update - some of the stories we're tracking for Region 8 News at 10.

Deadly fire

One man died and dozens of others were displaced when a fire took over a Jonesboro apartment complex Tuesday afternoon. Some people say they heard an explosion and then saw the flames. Allison Munn has the story on Region 8 News at 10.

Crimestoppers

Can you ID the man accused of using hundreds of dollars of counterfeit money in Jonesboro? We have images of the suspect tonight at 10. Plus, several people get their honorary stamps.

Aereo lawsuit

The country's biggest broadcasters are fighting a new internet company that provides broadcast signals on a platform similar to Hulu or Netflix. And now their battle with broadcast companies has hit the nation's highest court. The story is on Region 8 News at 10.

Sunny days ahead

Ryan Vaughan says we can expect more sunshine over the next few days. Get the complete 7-day tonight at 10.

Don't wait for tomorrow's paper to read today's news. Get the information that you want now with Region 8's only 24 hour news source, kait8.com.
For the latest news, weather, and sports while you're away from your computer, check us out on region8togo.com on your cell phone!

 

  • Region 8 News</span><a class="customMoreLink" href="/Global/category.asp?C=4391" target="_top">More >></a>Region 8 NewsMore>>

  • breaking

    Arrest made in Trumann homicide

    Arrest made in Trumann homicide

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 6:29 PM EST2018-02-21 23:29:13 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 9:51 PM EST2018-02-22 02:51:05 GMT
    Michael Lee Slaughter (Source: Poinsett County Sheriff's Office)Michael Lee Slaughter (Source: Poinsett County Sheriff's Office)

    According to Trumann Police Chief Chad Henson, a man is in custody in connection with a homicide Wednesday morning in the Poinsett County town. 

    According to Trumann Police Chief Chad Henson, a man is in custody in connection with a homicide Wednesday morning in the Poinsett County town. 

  • Power still out for people in region

    Power still out for people in region

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 6:59 AM EST2018-02-21 11:59:50 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 9:51 PM EST2018-02-22 02:51:00 GMT
    (Source: Raycom Media)(Source: Raycom Media)

    As storms and rain move through this morning, damage and flooding reports are coming in from across the area.

    As storms and rain move through this morning, damage and flooding reports are coming in from across the area.

  • Little Rock man arrested in prescription fraud case

    Little Rock man arrested in prescription fraud case

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 5:21 PM EST2018-02-21 22:21:27 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 9:40 PM EST2018-02-22 02:40:23 GMT
    Elliott Moton (Source: Craighead Co. Sheriff's Office Website)Elliott Moton (Source: Craighead Co. Sheriff's Office Website)

    A trip to the pharmacy to pick up a prescription has a Central Arkansas man facing a multitude of charges. 

    A trip to the pharmacy to pick up a prescription has a Central Arkansas man facing a multitude of charges. 

Powered by Frankly