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Stories You'll See On K8 News This Week

Domestic violence is a crisis across America and right here in Region Eight. As Good Neighbors, it’s our responsibility to expose domestic violence. Monday on K8 News at Five find out about the effects domestic violence has on children.

A grandparent taking on the role of parent is hardly a new subject. What makes it compelling now is that it is a social issue that affects our nation’s most vulnerable members: children. Tuesday on K8 News at Six and K8 News Nightbeat, Diana Davis takes a look at what causes this to happen and what can be done about it.

Children today are exposed to an unprecedented level of media. Cell phone companies are even marketing towards children now. This Thursday, Lauren Payne looks at the explosion of cell phone use, and the saturation of media. Is it robbing young children of their innocence and imagination?

Join us for K8 News at 5, 6, and 10.

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  • NEA Humane Society holds cat adoption event

    NEA Humane Society holds cat adoption event

    Saturday, June 23 2018 6:25 PM EDT2018-06-23 22:25:19 GMT
    Saturday, June 23 2018 6:48 PM EDT2018-06-23 22:48:36 GMT
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)

    The Northeast Arkansas Humane Society is hosting a Feline Freedom Adoption Frenzy in honor of July 4th.

    The Northeast Arkansas Humane Society is hosting a Feline Freedom Adoption Frenzy in honor of July 4th.

  • Mayor: Corning Walmart set to close in July

    Mayor: Corning Walmart set to close in July

    Wednesday, June 20 2018 11:26 AM EDT2018-06-20 15:26:48 GMT
    Saturday, June 23 2018 3:05 PM EDT2018-06-23 19:05:53 GMT
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)

    A Walmart in Region 8 is closing within the month, according to the Corning mayor.

    A Walmart in Region 8 is closing within the month, according to the Corning mayor.

  • Dollar General store destroyed by Friday fire

    Dollar General store destroyed by Friday fire

    Friday, June 22 2018 10:35 PM EDT2018-06-23 02:35:05 GMT
    Saturday, June 23 2018 2:47 PM EDT2018-06-23 18:47:09 GMT

    A Jonesboro Dollar General store is a total loss after a fire Friday night

    A Jonesboro Dollar General store is a total loss after a fire Friday night

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