Afternoon Update - Thursday

Good Thursday afternoon. Here are a look at some of the stories we're tracking on this wintry Thursday!

Speaking of winter, Meteorologist Justin Logan has a wrap on the days winter weather events and how people are dealing with it. See the report on Region 8 News at Five.

Folks in Hayti Heights are fighting over their mayor and some actually say they don't consider him the mayor anymore. Yalanda Young has the details on Region 8 News at Five.

Arkansas Northeastern College is receiving a massive plane engine donation to allow students to learn in the new aviation maintenance program. Keith Boles will have the full report on Region 8 News at Six.

Also later tonight, don't miss Ryan Vaughan's special report on Region 8 News at Ten on when cities and counties sound tornado sirens. The criteria for some cities may surprise you. Exclusive previews will air at Five and Six as well.

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