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  1. JPD: Man cited after pushing officerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 20 | KAIT-TV

    JONESBORO, AR - A man faces a district court date Wednesday after he reportedly pushed an officer early Sunday. Marvin Davis of Brookland was cited for disorderly conduct and resisting arrest after Lt.

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  2. Prosecutor: Former minister not sex offender due to "clerical error"Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | KAIT-TV

    BROOKLAND, AR - Officials with the Second Judicial District Prosecutor's Office will review the "sentencing order" of a former Brookland minister who pleaded guilty to possession of child pornography. The order may have mistakenly failed to require him to register as a sex offender.

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  3. Authorities seek clues on how goats diedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 13 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    BROOKLAND, AR - Authorities are looking into the reasons why two goats were found dead Friday in rural Craighead County. According to an incident report, Craighead County Deputy James Watson went to County Road 7620 around 4 p.m. Friday after getting a call from Dustin Knuckles.

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  4. Have-a-Heart Wish-a-Thon set for FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 13 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    JONESBORO, AR - From bucket brigades to fundraisers at several schools in northeast Arkansas, Friday will be the culmination of all that is good in Region 8. The 19th annual Have-a-Heart Wish-a-Thon will be held Friday, Feb. 17. Towns in five counties will participate with 16 road blocks to collect donations. A few dollars can also go a long way in helping a child with a life-threatening medical condition.

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  5. Celebrating Future Women Leaders in STEM conference heldRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 3 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    JONESBORO, AR - The Celebrating Future Women Leaders in STEM conference was held on the Arkansas State University Campus on Friday. Girls from Westside, Brookland, Greene Co.

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  6. Fire rekindles at mobile homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 26 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    CRAIGHEAD COUNTY, AR - UPDATE: 5:34 P.M.: A mobile home fire that caught fire in Craighead County earlier Thursday has now rekindled. The Philadelphia and Brookland Fire Departments are both responding to the scene.

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  7. Crews respond to mobile home fire in Craighead CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 26 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    CRAIGHEAD COUNTY, AR - The cause of a trailer fire in northern Craighead County is under investigation. The fire happened around 9:30 a.m. Thursday just off County Road 780 near the Craighead and Greene County line.

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  8. Ritter service outage affecting a dozen communitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2017 | KAIT-TV

    POINSETT COUNTY, AR - Ritter Communications is working to restore service to more than a dozen communities. According to a spokesperson, a fiber optic cable which runs under the St. Francis River near Payneway was damaged. 1 comment

  9. Brookland school PTO helps family in needRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2017 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    BROOKLAND, AR - A Brookland family will not have to worry about a meal as the mother undergoes chemotherapy due to the support of people in the community. The Brookland Middle School PTO has created a so-called "Meal Train" to help Jimmy and Tina Woodward and their three children, with two of the children attending Brookland Middle School.

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  10. Brookland building storm safe room for spring weather seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2017 | KAIT-TV

    BROOKLAND, AR - With severe weather season looming, many Region 8 towns look for ways to create safe places for residents. For one town, they're hoping to have one ready before the weather hits this spring.

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  11. Winds cause havoc, damage in Region 8Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2017 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    JONESBORO, AR - A forecast of strong winds became a reality Tuesday, causing power outages and damage to buildings and vehicles alike. The storm system moved into the region Monday night bringing strong winds.

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  12. Fire destroys home in Craighead CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2016 | KAIT-TV

    BROOKLAND, AR - Crews in Craighead County are working to extinguish a fully engulfed house fire. According to firefighters on the scene, crews were called to the fire on County Road 754 just after 7 a.m. Wednesday morning.

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  13. New Details: Allegations of theft led to Brookland police chief's firingRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2016 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    JONESBORO, AR - Thursday UPDATE: Brookland Mayor Kenneth Jones told Region 8 News, a state legislative audit was requested by Second Judicial Prosecuting Attorney Scott Ellington's office to investigate the mishandling of money being taken in at the police department and brought to the Brookland City Hall. Jones said after the audit came in, Rusher was placed on administrative leave and after further investigation and additional findings by the city, it was decided it was in the best interest of the city to terminate Rusher.

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  14. Brookland police chief firedRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2016 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    JONESBORO, AR - The City of Brookland is without a police chief right now. Brookland Mayor Kenneth Jones confirms that police chief Mark Rusher has been fired.

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  15. Brookland restaurant feeds hungry on ThanksgivingRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2016 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    BROOKLAND, AR - Danny's Country Diner in Brookland gave those in need a free meal on Thanksgiving. The restaurant has been feeding the hungry on the holiday for nearly five years now with the help of food donations from the community.

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  16. Thanksgiving dinners around NEARead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 23, 2016 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    JONESBORO, AR - If you are not heading over the river and through the woods to grandmother's house Thursday, there are several places where you can get a free Thanksgiving dinner. They include: In Brookland, Danny's BBQ is offering a Thanksgiving day dinner.

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  17. Brookland teacher using senses to teachRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2016 | KAIT-TV

    BROOKLAND, AR - A special education teacher at Brookland Elementary is using bean bag chairs, stress balls and a trampoline to get students ready to learn. Chrisy Young said her classroom is not an ordinary one, with the goal of using each of the five senses a key priority.

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  18. Escaped ADC inmate recapturedRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2016 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    JONESBORO, AR - NOV. 13 UPDATE : Clenton J. Forrister has been recaptured, according to the Arkansas Department of Correction.

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  19. Poverty rates increase in 6 Craighead County school districtsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2016 | KAIT-TV

    JONESBORO, Ark. - Six of eight school districts in Craighead County saw an increase in the percentage of students who fall below the federal poverty line since 2012. 3 comments

  20. Crimestoppers: Great shot of suspect in theft caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2016 | KAIT-TV

    JONESBORO, AR - A stolen debit card gets swiped and used several times at stores all over Jonesboro. It's this week's Crime of the week and it comes with a terrific look at the suspect.

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