Friday 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, 6:30, and 10 p.m. (CT)
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- Region 8 Road Trip
We are on the road today heading to Walnut Ridge for the Beatles at the Ridge Festival. We'll have LIVE updates from the celebrations tonight on Region 8 News.
- FFN Week 3
The Region 8 Sports Team will have local highlights and scores from high school games from around the area. See all the action after Region 8 News at 10.
- Trustees meeting
From a new weapon's policy to disaster training facilities, the Arkansas State University Board of Trustees covered a lot of ground during their meeting Friday. Get all the details tonight on Region 8 News.
- Tonight on ABC:
Wheel of Fortune, 6:30 p.m.
Shark Tank, 7 p.m.
What Would You Do?, 8 p.m.
20/20, 9 p.m.
- Tonight on NBC:
Region 8 News at 6:30 p.m.
America's Got Talent, 7 p.m.
Dateline NBC, 9 p.m.
- Nice weekend ahead
The weekend forecast will heat up to the upper 80s with partly cloudy skies. Chief Meteorologist Ryan Vaughan tracks the latest weather conditions on Storm Track Doppler 8 and shares his exclusive 7-day forecast on Region 8 News at 5, 6, 6:30, and 10.
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