Oct 30, 2013
Jackson County picks new location for jail
Work on a new jail in Jackson County has been delayed after officials decided to build the facility in a different location.
2 charged with murder in Newport slaying
Jonesboro television station KAIT reports the men are accused in the death of 66-year-old Harold Lee Hagar , whose body was found on a Jackson County road on Aug. 20. Hagar died from a gunshot wound to the head.
Jackson Co. meth dealers sentenced to prison
A 30-year-old man suspected of running a drug-trafficking organization in Jackson County since 2009 has been fined $5,000 and sentenced to 20 years in prison.