We're on a Region 8 Road Trip to Batesville

We're on a Region 8 Road Trip to Batesville
(Source: Region 8 News)

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)

  • Trending

5 dead, nearly 200 sickened in romaine lettuce outbreak

Get the latest news and weather online and on our apps:

  • Time for a road trip

Join the Region 8 crew in Downtown Batesville for the kickoff of the Southern Food Festival.

  • Storms possible this weekend

Scattered storms and hotter temperatures are expected to greet us this weekend. The Region 8 StormTeam tracks the latest weather conditions on Storm Track Doppler 8 and has your exclusive 7-day forecast on Region 8 News at 5, 6, 6:30, and 10.

  • Tonight on ABC:

Wheel of Fortune, 6:30 p.m.

Quantico, 7 p.m.

Shark Tank, 8 p.m.

20/20, 9 p.m.

  • Tonight on NBC:

Region 8 News at 6:30 p.m.

American Ninja Warrior, 7 p.m.

Dateline NBC, 9 p.m.


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