Slight chance for severe weather

Slight chance for severe weather

Monday Afternoon Update – Here is a quick look at stories trending now, plus some the Region 8 News' reporters are working on to share with you on

Region 8 News at 5, 6, and 10 p.m. (CT)

  • Trending Online

Over 300 Memphis police officer have called in sick in apparent protest

  • At 5 and 6: Behavioral Patient's Whereabouts Still Unknown

Region 8's Courtney Brown investigates a woman with a behavioral disorder who walked away from the Jonesboro Human Development Center on Sunday and reportedly last spotted in North Little Rock.

  • Safe Rooms Around Arkansas

Meteorologist Andrew Wilson gives an update on just how many safe rooms are registered in the state, how many counties are totally without, and what is being done to build more.

  • At 6 and 10: CRDC Summer Low Income Energy Assistance Program

Region 8's Veronica Smith describes a program offered by the Crowley's Ridge Development Council to help individuals pay those high summer cooling bills.

  • Tonight on ABC

Andi travels to the hometowns of Nick, Chris, Josh, and Marcus. The group then hears about Eric Hill on

The Batchelorette

at 7 p.m. CT

Karen meets a guy she is interested in, and Harry has shocking news for Joss on


at 9 p.m. CT

  • Region 8 Coffee Mug Weekly Giveaway

You've seen them on Good Morning Region 8, and now you can enter for a chance to win your very own Region 8 Coffee Mug! Just go to,

, under Contests tab, and enter to win. You can also text ‘CENTRALBAPTIST' to 52488 and enter to win as well. Standard text messaging rates may apply.

  • Severe Weather?

A summertime pattern begins the week in Region 8 with perhaps a slight chance of a severe storm or two for some areas. Chief Meteorologist Ryan Vaughan tracks the latest weather conditions on

and shares his exclusive 7-day forecast on

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