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  1. SLIDESHOW: Most popular baby names in ArkansasRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 18 | KAIT-TV

    JONESBORO, AR - The Social Security Administration announced Thursday the most popular baby names in Arkansas for 2016. In the United States, Noah and Emma were tops on the list for the third year in a row.

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  2. Service club receives $10K to help flood victimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 18 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    JONESBORO, AR - A local chapter of a service club has received thousands through a grant to help victims of recent flooding. In a Wednesday news release, the Lions service clubs of Northeast Arkansas stated they received an emergency grant of $10,000 for Lions District 7-0.

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  3. ASU introduces its choice for chancellorRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 18 | NWAonline

    ... System President Chuck Welch personally asked Damphousse to consider applying for the chancellor's position in Jonesboro. The personal touch caught Damphousse's eye. He applied for the job a day later and visited the Jonesboro campus a week later. ...

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  4. Police catch suspect in TexasRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 18 | NWAonline

    Authorities arrested a man Monday night in Texas who police say was involved in a fatal shooting the day before in Jonesboro, and a second suspect is in jail in lieu of a $1 million bond. Officers arrested Kalius Jaciel Lane, 20, of Jonesboro, in Mesquite, Texas, on Monday evening on one count of first-degree murder and six counts of first-degree battery.

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  5. Training session provides key experience for firefightersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 17 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    JONESBORO, AR - A group of firefighters had an opportunity Wednesday to learn how to work in tight spaces, with the training providing key experience in dealing with emergencies. Members of the Jonesboro Fire Department Special Operations Rescue Team participated in a confined space training program, with crews working to rescue someone in a confined space.

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  6. Downtown shooting suspect to be extradited ThursdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 14 | KAIT-TV

    JONESBORO, AR - One of the suspects arrested for a deadly shooting in Downtown Jonesboro will be extradited back to Arkansas. According to Jonesboro Police Sgt.

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  7. ASU picks University of Oklahoma college dean as next chancellor of Jonesboro campusRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 17 | Arkansas Online

    Arkansas State University on Wednesday named an official at the University of Oklahoma as the next chancellor of its flagship campus.

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  8. First responders receive high praise following Basement shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 16 | KAIT-TV

    JONESBORO, AR - First responders with the city of Jonesboro received heavy praise following their work during Sunday morning's shooting at The Basement venue. Responders said it was the three months of intense training they go through that helped them calmly and quickly work through a chaotic situation.

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  9. Jonesboro police continue investigation into shooting, promoterRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 16 | KAIT-TV

    JONESBORO, AR - The investigation into the shooting early Sunday that killed one person and injured six others is still ongoing, with police also looking into the promoter of the event where the shooting happened. Jonesboro police Sgt. 4 comments

  10. Witness recounts shooting at The BasementRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 16 | KAIT-TV

    JONESBORO, AR - One witness spoke to Region 8 News Tuesday following the shooting at The Basement venue that left one dead and six injured. Donita Webb said she was preparing to leave the venue and as she was doing so, she heard three shots before she began running toward an exit.

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  11. REGION 8 INVESTIGATES: Suspects in deadly shooting have lengthy criminal pastRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 16 | KAIT-TV

    JONESBORO, AR - The two people arrested in connection with a deadly weekend shooting in Downtown Jonesboro have a lengthy criminal history. Kalius Lane is currently in a Texas jail awaiting extradition back to Arkansas. 5 comments

  12. Jonesboro police respond to suspicious packageRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 16 | KAIT-TV

    JONESBORO, AR - According to authorities, Jonesboro police are at the scene of a report of a suspicious package at Sam's Club in Jonesboro. Region 8 News will have more information as details emerge.

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  13. Police detonate suspicious package, nothing suspicious foundRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 16 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    JONESBORO, AR - According to Jonesboro police, the suspicious package found Tuesday afternoon at Sam's Club in Jonesboro was a suitcase with maps of Colorado and Tennessee inside. A woman told police that she saw a suitcase near her car in the parking lot and went inside to tell store employees.

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  14. PR Forum 2017: Learn to tell your library story with Ben BizzleRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 16 | American Library Association

    ... and for over seven years, served as the director of technology and head of the creative team at Craighead County Jonesboro Public Library in Jonesboro, Ark. The annual PR Forum is coordinated by the ALA Public Awareness Committee and is part of the ...

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  15. Second suspect arrested in connection to Arkansas shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 16 | Fredericksburg.com

    ... and digital newspaper replica. Please click here to select a subscription, or login if you are already a member. JONESBORO, Ark. (AP) - A 20-year-old man arrested in Texas faces murder and battery charges in connection to a shooting in northeast ...

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  16. Anna woman sentenced to 6 years in prison on drug related chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 15 | KFVS12

    ... ounty Sheriff's Office and Union County Drug Task Force showed Sargent had manufactured methamphetamine at a rural Jonesboro, Arkansas residence between January and June of 2016, Sargent was arrested in January 2017.

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  17. Police identify shooting, robbery victimRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 15 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    JONESBORO, AR - Jonesboro police have identified a man shot during a robbery Monday night. The incident happened in a parking lot in the 2700-block of Kristal Drive at approximately 8:51 p.m., according to Sgt. 9 comments

  18. Suspect in fatal Jonesboro shooting claims innocenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 16 | NWAonline

    A Jonesboro man police want in a fatal downtown shooting Sunday morning proclaimed his innocence on several Facebook posts and taunted police. Police are searching for Kalius Jaciel Lane, 20, of Jonesboro after obtaining warrants for one count of first-degree murder and six counts of first-degree battery.

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  19. Jonesboro police investigate shooting, robberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 15 | KAIT-TV

    JONESBORO, AR - According to Sgt. Cassie Brandon of the Jonesboro Police Department, police are investigating a shooting and robbery in the 2700 block of Kristal Drive Monday night.

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  20. Funding to help part of A-State historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 15 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    JONESBORO, AR - One of the oldest buildings on the A-State campus will receive funding to help restore the building plus add more conveniences. Officials with the Arkansas Natural and Cultural Resources Council said that they would award Arkansas State University $88,000 to finish renovations at the V. C. Kays House in Jonesboro.

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