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  1. Construction continues for multiple projects at Brookland SchoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    BROOKLAND, AR - As the small Craighead County town of Brookland has grown, the school district has grown with it. In order to keep up with the growth though, the school district has had to construct new buildings and space for extracurricular activities.

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  2. Traffic backed up on Hwy 49 in Brookland for crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | KAIT-TV

    BROOKLAND, AR - Crews are working a crash in Brookland that is causing morning traffic delays into Jonesboro. At this time the right lanes of Highway 49 coming into Jonesboro are blocked.

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  3. Residents voice concern over dangerous intersections in Craighead CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2015 | KAIT-TV

    CRAIGHEAD COUNTY, AR - Craighead County has seen a lot vehicle accidents with 3 places seeing more accidents than most. One of those areas is the Highway 18 or the Black Oak Curve. 1 comment

  4. Two people hurt in crash on Highway 49 in BrooklandRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2015 | KAIT-TV

    BROOKLAND, AR - Two people were hurt in a 2-vehicle crash in Brookland Wednesday night. According to Brookland police, the driver of a gold Toyota Corolla tried to make a left turn when it entered the path of a white SUV travelling south on Highway 49 in Brookland at the intersection of School Street.

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  5. Daycare owners upset with transportation changes at Brookland School DistrictRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2015 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    BROOKLAND, AR - Daycare owners and some parents in Brookland are upset with the school district now that students will no longer be bussed to those locally-owned daycares after school. The two day cares in town were notified when school let out for the summer and Monday night, they had the chance to petition to school board members tonight to keep the service going.

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  6. Fire Chief: 1 dead in Brookland crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2015 | KAIT-TV

    BROOKLAND, AR - One person has died after a SUV and a semi-truck collided Tuesday afternoon. It happened at the intersection of Highway 49B and School Street.

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  7. Damage reported as thunderstorms move through Region 8Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2015 | KAIT-TV

    JONESBORO, AR - There have been several reports of damage as strong thunderstorms move through Region 8 Tuesday afternoon. Emergency crews are on scene of an 18-wheeler blown over at the Exxon Truck stop at 3109 Commerce Drive.

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  8. Brookland's new pre-K to open for 2015- 2016 school yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2015 | KAIT-TV

    BROOKLAND, AR - The city of Brookland is booming and the mayor said he has the school district to thank. The schools keep growing too, so the Brookland School District had to make changes to make room for students.

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  9. Snake causes power outage at substationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2015 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    BROOKLAND, AR - Region 8 News App - Install or update on your: iPhone | Android

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  10. Crews work to restore power in BrooklandRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2015 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    BROOKLAND, AR - Copyright 2015 KAIT . All rights reserved. Region 8 News App - Install or update on your: iPhone | Android

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  11. Man flown to Memphis hospital after crash in BrooklandRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2015 | KAIT-TV

    BROOKLAND, AR - A man was airlifted to a Memphis hospital following a crash in Brookland. The crash happened around 8:30 a.m. Monday on E. Matthews St. and Hayes St. Brookland Police Chief Mark Rusher says the vehicle was headed west on E. Matthews when it went off the road and into a ditch.

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  12. Sonic gets approval to start construction in BrooklandRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2015 | KAIT-TV

    BROOKLAND, AR - Construction is about to begin on a new business in Brookland. Plans were approved for a Sonic to be built at the corner of Highway 49 and School Street.

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  13. One person sent to hospital following crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2015 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    BROOKLAND, AR - One person received minor injuries in a two-vehicle collision Wednesday afternoon in Brookland. Police say a red pickup truck was stalled in the right northbound lane of Highway 49 where it intersects with School Street when it was struck in the rear by a Buick SUV.

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  14. Brookland boy scout given prestigious award for saving dad's lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2015 | KAIT-TV

    BROOKLAND, AR - A Region 8 boy scout was given a prestigious award Monday night for saving his father's life at risk to himself. Last November, Michael Jones and his father, Daniel Domagalski were driving down Gee Street in Jonesboro.

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  15. Plans to stop flooding issue in BrooklandRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2015 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    BROOKLAND, AR - Heavy rain this Spring caused a flooding issue in Brookland during the last week of May. In one day, some areas of Brookland saw up to three inches of rain in a short period of time, which brought water over roadways and into carports. Brookland Mayor Kenneth Jones said one of the biggest issues came from debris clogging drainage ditches and allowing the water to spread out. 1 comment

  16. Changes coming to Brookland intersection after child is hit by carRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2015 | KAIT-TV

    BROOKLAND, AR - The city of Brookland is considering making changes to a dangerous intersection. Thursday, police said a teen was hit by a car at the crosswalk on School Road and Highway 49B near the Brookland Junior High.

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  17. Jonesboro keeps flooding from being an issueRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2015 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    JONESBORO, AR - On Wednesday Brookland saw two to three inches of rain in some areas in a very short period of time, which led to some flash flooding issues. The flooding caused issues with water coming up to residences and flooding roadways, but what if that kind of flooding occurred in a more populated area, like downtown Jonesboro? When smaller ditches fill up with debris during a strong thunderstorm with heavy rain it can cause blockage and give flooding issues.

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  18. Heavy rain causes flooding in BrooklandRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2015 | KAIT-TV

    BROOKLAND, AR - The pouring rain that passed through Region 8 Wednesday morning caused some problems to pop up in a flash. The city of Brookland saw some major water build up on some of their roads and near businesses and homes.

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  19. Silver Alert issued for man with ties to Region 8Read the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2015 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    JONESBORO, AR - Arkansas State Police have issued a Silver Alert for a missing man who has ties to Region 8. William Edward "Pete" Davidson, Jr. was last seen Wednesday around noon at 215 Airport Road in Hot Springs. Davidson, 75, is originally from Brookland and still has relatives in the area.

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  20. Fast-food restaurant coming to BrooklandRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2015 | KAIT-TV

    BROOKLAND, AR - A national fast-food chain is opening another restaurant in a Region 8 community. A new Taco Bell is currently under construction in Brookland, just off of Highway 49. The Taco Bell should employ around 35 people.

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