Cooling centers open in Butler County - KAIT Jonesboro, AR - Region 8 News, weather, sports

Cooling centers open in Butler County

(Source: Raycom Media) (Source: Raycom Media)
BUTLER COUNTY, MO (KAIT) -

With triple-digit heat indices forecast for the rest of the week, communities in Butler County are doing what they can to keep citizens cool.

The following cooling centers throughout the area are now open to the public to use throughout the day:

  • Poplar Bluff Public Library, 318 North Main Street, Poplar Bluff, MO
  • Northside Nutrition Center, 506 Hazel St., Poplar Bluff, MO
  • Butler County Health Department, 1619 North Main, Poplar Bluff, MO
  • Fisk Community Library, 508 Garfield, Fisk, MO
  • Williamsville Senior Center, Route 1 Highway 49, Williamsville, MO
  • Qulin Senior Center, 485 D Street, Qulin, MO
  • Naylor Nutrition Center, 118 E. Broad Street, Naylor, MO
  • Naylor Library, 310 Broad Street, Naylor, MO
  • Puxico Public Library, 201 North Hickman Street, Puxico, MO
  • Puxico Oaks Senior Center, 336 North Harty Street, Puxico, MO
  • Ellsinore Senior Center, 20 Nobel Avenue, Ellsinore, MO
  • Campbell Senior Center, 110 S. Ash, Campbell, MO

Residents are encouraged to check on their neighbors, especially the elderly, during the hot weather.

Copyright 2017 KAIT. All rights reserved.

Watch Region 8 News On Demand: On your Desktop | On your Mobile device

Region 8 News App - Install or update on your: iPhone | Android

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

  • Man sentenced in 2015 deadly shooting in Malden, MO

    Man sentenced in 2015 deadly shooting in Malden, MO

    Thursday, April 19 2018 1:20 PM EDT2018-04-19 17:20:43 GMT
    Floyd Young was sentenced in connection with a deadly shooting in Malden, Mo. in 2015. (Source: Malden Police Department)Floyd Young was sentenced in connection with a deadly shooting in Malden, Mo. in 2015. (Source: Malden Police Department)
    Floyd Young was sentenced in connection with a deadly shooting in Malden, Mo. in 2015. (Source: Malden Police Department)Floyd Young was sentenced in connection with a deadly shooting in Malden, Mo. in 2015. (Source: Malden Police Department)

    A man was sentenced in court on Thursday, April 19 in a Malden, Missouri deadly shooting.

    A man was sentenced in court on Thursday, April 19 in a Malden, Missouri deadly shooting.

  • BREAKING

    Head-on collision reported on Rogers Chapel Rd.

    Head-on collision reported on Rogers Chapel Rd.

    Thursday, April 19 2018 12:49 PM EDT2018-04-19 16:49:30 GMT
    (Source: AP Graphics Bank)(Source: AP Graphics Bank)
    (Source: AP Graphics Bank)(Source: AP Graphics Bank)

    A head-on collision has been reported at the intersection of Rogers Chapel Road and County Road 912, according to Craighead County E911 Dispatch.

    A head-on collision has been reported at the intersection of Rogers Chapel Road and County Road 912, according to Craighead County E911 Dispatch.

  • Blytheville police looking for shooting suspect

    Blytheville police looking for shooting suspect

    Thursday, April 19 2018 11:16 AM EDT2018-04-19 15:16:56 GMT

    Authorities are looking for a suspect in connection with a shooting Tuesday that injured a person, who was airlifted to a Memphis hospital. 

    Authorities are looking for a suspect in connection with a shooting Tuesday that injured a person, who was airlifted to a Memphis hospital. 

Powered by Frankly