LIVE ON GMR8: Update on deadly flooding, tornadoes

LIVE ON GMR8: Update on deadly flooding, tornadoes
GF Default - Thursday's GMR8 News & Weather

JONESBORO, Ark. (KAIT) - Good morning, Region 8. It’s Wednesday, May 22.

Weather Headlines

Get ready for some hot weather! A ridge will build in from the east over the next few days and will bring the high temperatures into the 90s. The ridge will also keep Region 8 mostly dry.

Meteorologist Bryan McCormick has your full forecast coming up at the top of the hour. Watch LIVE.

Making News

Severe flooding has already led to at least one death in the plains. People also saw more tornadoes on Tuesday. We'll have a live report from El Reno, Okla.

A group in Jonesboro is pushing for a sales tax to help first responders and improved residents’ quality of life. Tuesday night, residents packed the city council chambers to hear what they had to say.

A young girl was abducted in Jonesboro Tuesday, but police said she’s now safe with her mother.

Video shows a police cruiser run over a young girl in Boston. We'll show you what police and neighbor say happened.

Destiny Quinn and Tiffany Neely will have those stories and more coming up in the 6 o’clock hour of Good Morning Region 8. Watch LIVE.

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