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Mission Outreach needing the community's help to fill need

Region 8 News Wednesday Evening Update – some of the stories we’re tracking for Region 8 News at 10.

MO teachers packing heat

After Missouri Governor Jay Nixon vetoed a bill that would have allowed teachers to carry guns in the classroom, Butler County school administrators are talking about a new option in arming school staff. On Region 8 News at 10, hear from two superintendents on why they think this may be a good option.

Mission Outreach Summer Program

When school lets out for the summer many kids are left hungry. The Mission Outreach of Paragould is trying to help Region 8 kids, but the donations are low. Allison Munn will let you know how you can help at 10.

New shelter opening in Region 8

The city of Trumann has invested in a new shelter for abandoned animals. Brandi Hunter will explain why it was needed in the community, all new at 10.

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    Grandson faces murder charges in couple's death

    Grandson faces murder charges in couple's death

    Sunday, July 15 2018 3:40 PM EDT2018-07-15 19:40:45 GMT
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    Randolph County authorities and Arkansas State Police are investigating the deaths of two people over the weekend at a home just off Pyburn Extended. Authorities are treating the deaths as homicide. (Source: KAIT-TV)Randolph County authorities and Arkansas State Police are investigating the deaths of two people over the weekend at a home just off Pyburn Extended. Authorities are treating the deaths as homicide. (Source: KAIT-TV)

    According to Randolph County Sheriff Gary Tribble, a person was being held Sunday in the Randolph County jail after being taken into custody by Arkansas State Police in connection with the deaths of two people. 

    According to Randolph County Sheriff Gary Tribble, a person was being held Sunday in the Randolph County jail after being taken into custody by Arkansas State Police in connection with the deaths of two people. 

  • ABC fines Jonesboro businesses for advertising alcohol

    ABC fines Jonesboro businesses for advertising alcohol

    Monday, July 16 2018 1:12 PM EDT2018-07-16 17:12:51 GMT
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    The Alcoholic Beverage Control board recently fined several Jonesboro businesses for promoting liquor in a dry county.

    The Alcoholic Beverage Control board recently fined several Jonesboro businesses for promoting liquor in a dry county.

  • Slideshow: Greene Co. mug shots, July 15-21

    Slideshow: Greene Co. mug shots, July 15-21

    Monday, July 16 2018 11:33 AM EDT2018-07-16 15:33:13 GMT
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    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)

    A photo gallery of mug shots from the Greene County Sheriff's Office.

    A photo gallery of mug shots from the Greene County Sheriff's Office.

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