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  1. Second suspect identified in jewelry store robberyRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    Detective Lane Holmes with Jonesboro police said the department is looking to arrest Antonio M. Wilson, 30, of Jonesboro on charges of aggravated robbery and theft of property valued in excess of $25,000. Wilson is one of two suspects accused of robbing Diamond Gems on Red Wolf Blvd. on the morning of June 29. One of the men, according to police, pointed a handgun at an employee and forced him to empty out a safe into a trash bag.

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  2. Second suspect identified in jewelry store robberyRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | KAIT-TV

    JONESBORO, AR - Police have obtained an arrest warrant for another suspect involved in a jewelry store robbery in June. Detective Lane Holmes with Jonesboro police said the department is looking to arrest Antonio M. Wilson, 30, of Jonesboro on charges of aggravated robbery and theft of property valued in excess of $25,000.

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  3. Crimestoppers: Suspect seen on camera stealing pistolRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    JONESBORO, AR - Caught in the act, but on dark and grainy video. We get a look at the thief, but you need to look real close to make the ID.

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  4. Jonesboro council proposes amendment to street closure ordinanceRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | KAIT-TV

    JONESBORO, AR - The Jonesboro City Council was set to have their third and final reading regarding the possible closure of Madison Street Tuesday night. The decision was postponed however, as an amendment to the ordinance was submitted and approved by the council to make all parties happy.

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  5. Jonesboro schools work to lower test score gapRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    There are 5 schools in the Jonesboro School District that have been placed on a list of "focus schools" by the Arkansas Department of Education. The list named the schools in Arkansas whose under-privileged students have a more difficult time with standardized test scores.

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  6. Re: Column Description on Create TableRead the original story

    Tuesday | Midrange-l mailing list

    ... Administrator +1 (870) 930.3374 bfenner@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxJonesboro Office: +1 (870) 935.5581 / Fax: +1 (870) 930.3301 Physical: 400 East Monroe Ave., Jonesboro, AR 72401 Mailing: PO Box 1289, ...

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  7. Police, neighbors locate stolen items hidden throughout neighborhoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    ... been called to the area after a resident told police he saw the men trying to break into his truck. According to a Jonesboro Police Department incident report, while officers had K9 units out searching for the suspects, a silver car drove up to ...

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  8. Gas prices fall nearly 12 cents in ArkansasRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | KAIT-TV

    JONESBORO, AR - Downward gas prices in the Natural State fall once again. GasBuddy.com reports that as of Sunday prices in Arkansas have fallen 11.9 cents per gallon. 3 comments

  9. First National Bank of Lawrence County Bilked of at Least $3.9MRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | ArkansasBusiness.com

    ... the bank - but adds that all customer deposits are safe. President and CEO Milton Smith said in a statement to The Jonesboro Sun that the FBI is investigating and that he can't release other details. FBI spokeswoman Deb Green told the newspaper that ...

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  10. Supply Lags Demand for Osteopathic ResidenciesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | ArkansasBusiness.com

    ... nationally." The New York Institute of Technology will lease space on the campus of Arkansas State University in Jonesboro and is on track to start teaching its first class of 115 osteopathic students in the fall of 2016. Construction of Fort ...

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  11. New Convenience-Store Roundup for July 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 30 | CSP

    ... may be your new competitors. Love's Travel Stops & Country Stores Inc. opened its doors for business on July 2 in Jonesboro, Ark. The 24-hour facility is more than 9,000 square feet and features a Subway restaurant, gourmet coffee, fresh fruit, ...

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  12. JPD: Man threatens to kill man with pistolRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 30 | KAIT-TV

    JONESBORO, AR - Jonesboro Police are investigating a terroristic threatening case over the weekend. According to the police report, Officer Keri Varner was called to the 1700 block of Irby in Jonesboro around 2:45 Saturday afternoon.

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  13. More Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 30 | WTOL-TV Toledo

    JONESBORO, AR Jacqueline Greer and Ava Abner each recorded their first goals of the season, but it was not enough as the Arkansas State women's soccer team fell to Murray State 3-2 Sunday afternoon at the A-State Soccer Park. The Red Wolves fell behind midway through the second half after the Racer , but tied the game in the 73rd minute on a header by Abner.

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  14. SLIDESHOW: August 30-September 5 mug shotsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 30 | KAIT-TV

    JONESBORO, AR - The following are mug shots of individuals arrested on a variety of charges during the week of August 30-September 5 by local authorities in Craighead County. This photo gallery is updated daily.

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  15. University Police remove notices of alleged sexual assault on campusRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 30 | KAIT-TV

    JONESBORO, AR - Arkansas State University alerted students Friday night about a possible sexual assault that allegedly occurred on campus Wednesday, but took down the notifications Saturday evening. According to the news release, University Police were notified that a student was held against her will and sexually assaulted by an unknown male in a vehicle parked by the Red Wolf Recreation Center.

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  16. Bank in Walnut Ridge bilked of at least $3.9 millionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 30 | KAIT-TV

    ... been stolen from the bank - but adds that all customer deposits are safe. Milton Smith said in a statement to The Jonesboro Sun ( http://bit.ly/1Kkn1b0 ) that the FBI is investigating and that he can't release other details. FBI spokeswoman Deb ... 28 comments

  17. JPD: BB Gun used to shoot car windows at Chuck E. CheeseRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 29 | KAIT-TV

    JONESBORO, AR - Jonesboro Police are investigating yet another incident of windows being shot out with BB Gun. This time at a popular family restaurant.

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  18. Another BB gun incident reported at Jonesboro apartment buildingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | KAIT-TV

    JONESBORO, AR - Police investigated another BB gun incident at an apartment complex in Jonesboro. Officer Susan Gray was called to the complex at 3412 Sun Ave. Wednesday.

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  19. 3-year-old girl bitten by stray dogRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | KAIT-TV

    CRAIGHEAD COUNTY, AR - A small girl is recovering from being bitten by a dog in Craighead County. A sheriff's deputy was called to a St. Bernards Hospital in Jonesboro Wednesday afternoon in reference to a 3-year-old girl being bitten.

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  20. Financing approved for hotel, conference center in JonesboroRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    The financing for a 152 room hotel and conference center has been approved, according to a news release from the city of Jonesboro. According to a release from Fritz Gisler, Chuck Keller of Effingham, Illinois was notified that the financing for Hyatt Place Hotel and Conference Center was approved.

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