Katie Woodall

Katie Woodall


Jonesboro, Arkansas

Katie Woodall is from the small town of Bauxite, AR. She graduated from Bauxite High School in 2013 and moved to Jonesboro, where she found her love of telling stories at Arkansas State University. She graduated with a bachelor’s degree in Multimedia Journalism in May of 2018.

Katie interned with Region 8 in the summer of 2017 and is very excited to be joining the Region 8 News Team.

In her down time, Katie loves spending time with her family and friends, going to Craighead Park with her dog Jax, and travelling.

If you have any story ideas you want to share with Katie, let her know at kwoodall@kait8.com.

Recent Articles by Katie

  Gr8 Acts of Kindness winner Vermalene Smith retires

  40th annual Lawrence County PRCA Rodeo this weekend

  School puts upgrades on hold after failed millage increase

  Region 8 school leads state in helping students plan for the future

  Career coach to help students prepare for the future

  School adds criminal justice course to public service program

  Police Chief responds to Springfield Walmart incident, explains open carry law

  Work to begin on new Sharp County jail

  Disabled veteran works against deadline to save home

  Imboden adds wheelchair accessible swing to park

  Grant helps Black Rock Main Street Association improve downtown

  Lawrence County School District breaks ground on big projects

  Over 700 backpacks ready for Wynne back to school bash

  Cave City celebrates 40th Watermelon Festival

  Highway 230 back open as Cave City prepares for Watermelon Festival

  Area fire department makes much needed upgrades

  Police department gets computer system upgrade

No school supplies needed for Hillcrest students, as residents help

  City looking at using solar energy

  New hike and bike trail made with recycled materials

  Work on new gym, baseball and softball complex to start

  Local churches become World Changers in Region 8 communities

  Local nonprofit starts “Christmas in July” to raise money for foster kids

  School nurse agrees with Naloxone program in schools

  Jonesboro police uses B.A.T. Mobile to help with sobriety checkpoints

  County sees large number of accidents, as tourism season continues

  Cave City looks to upgrade park with grant funding from state

  Cave City offers new program for senior citizens

  Local school works to keep kids excited about reading over summer

  Team Jonesboro proposal moves forward, Johnson Ave. renaming resolution tabled