Power Failure Forces Partial Closure of Craighead Courthouse

JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) - A power failure in downtown Jonesboro has forced the closure of several offices in the Craighead County Courthouse.

A county spokesperson told Region 8 News that both the Circuit and County Clerk offices have closed, as well as the Treasurer's and Veterans offices.  The main courtroom is closed today as well.

All offices and courtrooms in the courthouse annex are open as normal.

County officials hope to have power restored in time for a normal business day tomorrow.