Jonesboro, Craighead County sales tax growth continues to see positive results

The sales tax growth in Jonesboro and Craighead County continued to see positive results in August 2019.

  She’s been missing since 2003; police may have found her remains in a storage unit

Pennsylvania State Police believe they've cracked a 16-year-old cold case. They say a tip led them to the discovery of a body and they think it's a woman missing since 2003.
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  Georgia homeowner fatally shoots 3 masked teens allegedly trying to rob him

None of the three intended robbery victims were injured, according to the sheriff’s office.

TOP STORIES

  Soccer boom in Greene County

GM stops paying for health care for striking workers; union to cover costs as strike continues

  City Council attorney says MPD can fine drivers for state’s hands-free law without new city ordinance

Man arrested for aggravated assault and multiple gun charges after two separate chases

Walmart hosting first-ever car seat recycling event

Walmart's across Arkansas are encouraging parents to bring in their no-longer-needed car seats for a gift card.
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‘Night owl’ teens gain more weight than their ‘early bird’ counterparts, study says

A new Harvard Medical School study published in the JAMA Pediatrics shows a connection between when teens go to bed and the weight they gain.

  Law enforcement digging in Scott Co., Mo. field as part of investigation into Cheryl Ann Scherer disappearance

City of Jonesboro to auction surplus equipment

Man sentenced in fatal head-on crash

  Firms and union leaders deal with shortage of construction workers

  Police officer dead, suspect in custody after shooting in Tuscaloosa

  Art students perform at NEA fair for the first time

Johnson Avenue renaming, sanitation up for discussion at city council

Town asks for help locating family of missing Bible

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Cokie Roberts, longtime political journalist, dies at 75

She joined ABC News in 1988 and was co-anchor with Sam Donaldson of the Sunday political show “This Week” from 1996 to 2002.

SPORTS

  Soccer boom in Greene County

Arkansas State men’s golf finishes T4 at Golfweek Conference Challenge

Zan Luka Stirn finished tied for eighth place Tuesday in Iowa.

MORE TOP STORIES

  Two men arrested for second break-in in nearly four month span

  NEA District Fair 2019 gets underway

  Jonesboro police investigating robbery outside Dollar General store

  Facility to better prepare first responders

Suspects wear ‘Scream’, gorilla masks during robberies in Helena-West Helena

Police in Helena-West Helena say they are investigating a robbery Saturday in which the suspect wore a gorilla mask and an other robbery Monday in which the suspect wore a "Scream" mask. Investigators haven't said if they believe the robberies are connected.
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‘Jeopardy!’ host Trebek says he’s resumed chemotherapy

After a short period of optimism when he stopped chemotherapy, his "numbers shot up" and doctors ordered him back on the treatment, he announced Tuesday.

  Local UAW VP: National strike against GM fires up after contracts fall short

  New service dog program Introduced at St. Jude

  Arkansas Senate leader proposes new vaping tax, regulations

  House fire started in kitchen, spread to the attic

EDUCATION

Walmart hosting first-ever car seat recycling event

  Art students perform at NEA fair for the first time

  Arkansas Senate leader proposes new vaping tax, regulations

ENTERTAINMENT

  NEA District Fair 2019 gets underway

Jason Aldean tour coming to Jonesboro

St. Louis Aquarium needs help naming otter pups

Happening this weekend in Region 8

Singer Eddie Money dies of esophageal cancer at 70