Tuckerman to Host Candlelight Vigil for Fallen Hometown Soldier - KAIT Jonesboro, AR - Region 8 News, weather, sports

Tuckerman, AR

Tuckerman to Host Candlelight Vigil for Fallen Hometown Soldier

TUCKERMAN, AR - Residents in Tuckerman will gather at 9 p.m. Thursday evening in the city park for a candlelight vigil to honor the memory of fallen soldier David Watson.

The Tuckerman native died Saturday in a non-combat related accident in Baqubah, Iraq.  The 29-year-old Watson served as a combat medic.

Those who wish to participate in Thursday night's ceremony are asked to bring their own candles.

 

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

  • Hytrol celebrates 100th birthday

    Hytrol celebrates 100th birthday

    Saturday, June 24 2017 11:56 PM EDT2017-06-25 03:56:21 GMT
    Sunday, June 25 2017 8:11 AM EDT2017-06-25 12:11:23 GMT
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)

    Hytrol celebrated its owners 100th birthday and 55 years of business in Jonesboro on Saturday.

    Hytrol celebrated its owners 100th birthday and 55 years of business in Jonesboro on Saturday.

  • Community celebrates man's 60 years in ministry

    Community celebrates man's 60 years in ministry

    Saturday, June 24 2017 11:43 PM EDT2017-06-25 03:43:51 GMT
    Sunday, June 25 2017 8:09 AM EDT2017-06-25 12:09:49 GMT
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)

    A local man has not fallen short of serving others and the lord, and on Saturday, his friends a family recognized his 60 years in ministry.

    A local man has not fallen short of serving others and the lord, and on Saturday, his friends a family recognized his 60 years in ministry.

  • Group gathers for Amateur Radio Field Day

    Group gathers for Amateur Radio Field Day

    Saturday, June 24 2017 7:21 PM EDT2017-06-24 23:21:26 GMT
    Saturday, June 24 2017 10:52 PM EDT2017-06-25 02:52:50 GMT
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)

    The Lawrence County Amateur Radio Club gathered for a special occasion on Saturday.

    The Lawrence County Amateur Radio Club gathered for a special occasion on Saturday.

Powered by Frankly