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Osceola steel mill schedules groundbreaking
OSCEOLA, Ark. - Gov. Mike Beebe is expected to attend an invitation-only groundbreaking for an Osceola steel mill that's been sued by a competing company.
Brickell to visit state, sign books
TURNER: Former Camden resident Beth Brickell, now a filmmaker, author and former actress living in Los Angeles, will hold five talks and book-signings in Arkansas for her new book, The Disappearance of Maud Crawford.
Blytheville man found dead from gunshot wound
BLYTHEVILLE, AR - Blytheville Police are investigating the death of a man who was found with gunshot wounds under his motorcycle, according to a news release issued on Friday.
Police working accident on Highway 18
BLYTHEVILLE, AR - Authorities in Mississippi County are working a traffic accident on Highway 18 east of Blytheville, according to police.
Blytheville Police Department under budget but also understaffed
BLYTHEVILLE, AR - For over a decade the Blytheville Police Department has been understaffed.
Pocahontas water park update
Thursday Afternoon Update: Here is a quick look at stories trending now, plus some the Region 8 News' reporters are working on to share with you on Region 8 News at 5, 6, and 10 p.m. Trending Online Where's the water park? Jessi Turnure tracks the progress of a water park in Pocahontas where money was initially raised by residents on Region 8 News ... (more)
8th Circuit declares Blytheville school transfer case moot
The 8th Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals today ruled moot a preliminary injunction request challenging the Blytheville School District's decision to opt out of the 2013 Arkansas school transfer law because of its past desegregation litigation.
Murder suspect makes first court appearance Wednesday
Tevarius Green BLYTHEVILLE, AR - Tevarius Green, 24, made his first appearance before a judge on charges of capital murder, possession of a firearm by certain persons and theft of property on Wednesday after his transfer from Indiana State Prison.
Power of a Pulse
Lisa Austin knows about the grief that comes from watching her parents die, and the stress that builds from teaching and counseling high-school students, raising two active children, and enduring debilitating migraines.