Jorge Quiquivix

Jorge is a News Producer for Region 8 News. He got his Multimedia Journalism degree at Arkansas State University. Hailing from Los Angeles he now resides in Paragould. He was an active student in TECH TV at Greene County Tech. Jorge found his calling in the media business his junior year when he began to shoot, write and edit stories regularly. After an internship, he joined KAIT in 2012 as a Production Assistant. Five months later, he began training as an Assistant Producer by editing video on the weekends. He became an Associate Producer shortly after that and learned to produce his own shows. About a year later, Jorge moved up to the News Producer role on the weekends. With his experience in high school, Jorge has paved his way into reporting news on the weekend. In July 2015, Jorge began spending the overnight hours producing Good Morning Region 8 and now produces the 6am hour. As a bilingual asset, he's been able to report angles on stories that make viewers think.

Recent Articles by Jorge

Some Greene, Clay Co. residents can’t call 911

Police: Shots fired calls ‘unfounded’ early Monday morning

Crews battle fire after trencher cuts gas line

Arkansas woman killed in White County crash

Missing man found at home

  Power restored as mobile substation connected in area

6 Arkansas nursing homes on poor-performing list

  Man shot in South Jonesboro, police search for suspect

Study says Arkansas has the 6th worst state economy

  LIVE ON GMR8: Honoring those who gave the ultimate sacrifice

  Mango’s to close following recent shooting

LIVE ON GMR8: Update on deadly flooding, tornadoes

  Police arrest man armed with knife

NWS confirms 5 EF-1 tornadoes in Arkansas

3 seriously injured in separate ATV crashes

Study: AR is 2nd worst state for police officers

International college student drowns in AR river

Officials: Early morning house fire appears 'suspicious’

Victim safely escaped burning home

  ASP: Missing children found safe

  Color Me D.A.R.E. raises money for Jonesboro students

  Volunteers enjoy nice spring day to clean up state park

Teen airlifted with serious injuries after ATV overturns

Salem man killed after van overturns

Driver unharmed in rollover crash

Baby seriously injured in 2-vehicle crash

Senator believes scholarship program will be experiment on African-Americans

Bill would make AR comply with distracted driving federal law

Bill would ban minors from buying prepaid phones

Fire destroys Mississippi County home