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  1. Council committee approves camp contract with Jennie FinchRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 9 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    JONESBORO, AR - 9:08 p.m., Jan. 10 UPDATE: According to Jonesboro City Communications Director Bill Campbell, the Jonesboro City Council Finance Committee approved the resolution to bring Jennie Finch to Jonesboro later this year for a softball clinic. The proposal now heads to the full council, who will meet Jan. 17. The city of Jonesboro plans to partner with softball great Jennie Finch for a two-day camp in 2017.

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  2. Police department reactivates Street Crimes UnitRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 10 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    JONESBORO, AR - The Jonesboro Police Department reactivated their former PROWL Unit at the start of the new year. The unit, now known as the Street Crimes Unit, will operate under the Special Operations Division of the police department.

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  3. Austin Man Dies After Shooting Himself While Handcuffed In Back Of Police CarRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 10 | Yahoo!

    ... custody with a gun police missed during two different searches of his person. Carter had been arrested by the Jonesboro, Arkansas, police who found $10 worth of marijuana on him. Carter's hands were cuffed behind his back. The Arkansas State Crime ...

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  4. JPD: One injured in two-vehicle wreckRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 9 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    JONESBORO, AR - A woman was taken to the hospital Monday afternoon after a two-vehicle accident in downtown Jonesboro, police said. According to a media release from the Jonesboro Police Department, a 2009 Chevrolet Trail Blazer, driven by Bonnie Hallett of Jonesboro was going west on East Matthews Avenue while a 2015 Nissan Altima, driven by a 16-year-old juvenile, was going south on Church Street.

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  5. Brokenhearted dog wouldn't leave his dead companion's side after they were run over by a carRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 9 | Daily Mail

    ... leave his dead pal's side after she was hit by a car on Thursday morning. Animal control was called to the area in Jonesboro, Arkansas when a resident reported that a canine had been run over. When animal control arrived they found the dead black ...

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  6. Rep. Jett to lead Revenue and Taxation in new sessionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 9 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    JONESBORO, AR - There were several Northeast Arkansas lawmakers appointed Monday to serve as committee and subcommittee chairs for the 2017 Arkansas General Assembly. The legislature kicked off Monday as Rep. Joe Jett, R-Success was named chairman of the House Revenue and Taxation Committee.

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  7. City seeks camp contract with softball great Jennie FinchRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 9 | KAIT-TV

    JONESBORO, AR - The city of Jonesboro plans to partner with softball great Jennie Finch for a two-day camp in 2017. Tuesday, the Jonesboro City Council Finance Committee will consider a resolution to contract with Finch for the Jennie Finch Softball Camp Nov. 4-5, 2017.

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  8. "Broken hearted" dog available for adoption FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 9 | KAIT-TV

    JONESBORO, AR - Jonesboro Animal Control says a dog found on Dan Avenue, who refused to leave his deceased mate , will be available for adoption Fri., Jan. 13. Animal Control posted an update on their Facebook page Monday to the dog's condition. Though he appeared healthy, when they found the dog Thursday, Jan. 5, they were concerned that he may die of a "broken heart". 2 comments

  9. U.S. Pizza Co. Welcomes 2017 With GrowthRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 9 | ArkansasBusiness.com

    ... comes on the heels of the news last week that U.S. Pizza will open its first franchised restaurant this summer in Jonesboro, in the Highlands Shopping Center. The restaurant will occupy a 6,000-SF space that was the longtime home of Fuji's Japanese ...

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  10. Slideshow: Jan. 8-13 mug shotsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 8 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    JONESBORO, AR - The following are mug shots of individuals arrested on a variety of charges during the week of Jan. 8-13 by local authorities in Craighead County. This photo gallery is updated daily. 1 comment

  11. Stores see increase in generator purchasesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 8 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    JONESBORO, AR - Several retailers in Region 8 said they are having trouble stocking generators. The winter weather has some in Region 8 concerned about potential power outages and purchasing generators.

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  12. Turning 100, library to celebrate all yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 8 | NWAonline

    It began as a "rest room," a downtown Jonesboro reading room that served as a place for women and children to sit and wait for their husbands and fathers to finish work in 1917. Now, 100 years later, the Craighead County-Jonesboro Public Library has more than 160,000 books, newspapers, magazines, books on tape, DVDs and CDs at its location on Oak Avenue near downtown.

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  13. Frozen pipes keep plumbers busy this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 7 | KAIT-TV

    JONESBORO, AR - Several plumbers in Region 8 were busy dealing with frozen pipes on Saturday. According to one plumber, the below-freezing temperatures caused problems for a few of his customers.

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  14. Family releases balloons in honor of woman killed in crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 7 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    JONESBORO, AR - Geraldine Anderson's family gathered together at the intersection Main Street and Johnson Avenue Saturday to honor her life. Anderson died in a car crash in November and Friday would have been her 70th birthday.

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  15. JPD investigates armed robberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 7 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    JONESBORO, AR - Jonesboro police are investigating an early morning armed robbery of a gas station. According to a news release from the Jonesboro Police Department, officers responded to the business at 1325 S. Caraway Rd. around 1:15 a.m. Saturday.

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  16. Dispatch: Woman hit by car on E. JohnsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 6 | KAIT-TV

    JONESBORO, AR - Emergency crews are responding to a car vs pedestrian crash at 1214 E. Johnson Rd. in Jonesboro. According to dispatch, the woman hit is injured, but we do not know the extent of her injuries.

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  17. Woman hit by car, taken to hospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 6 | KAIT-TV

    JONESBORO, AR - A Jonesboro woman was taken to the hospital after being hit by a car Friday evening. According to the Jonesboro Police Department crash report, 65-year-old Rosetta Murry was trying to cross East Johnson Avenue when 29-year-old Jenny Chang, driving in the outside lane, hit her.

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  18. Police arrest several people following apartment searchRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 6 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    JONESBORO, AR - Police arrested six people after finding multiple guns and drugs inside a Jonesboro apartment. While searching for Yamiah Leshae McFarland, who was wanted on a felony bench warrant, officers with the Street Crimes Unit went to a home in the 300-block of Melrose.

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  19. Man hospitalized after being hit by pickup truckRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 6 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    JONESBORO, AR - For the second time in two weeks, police responded to a vehicle hitting a pedestrian crossing Red Wolf Boulevard. Jonesboro police say Roma Tate, 58, of Harrisburg was hospitalized after a pickup truck hit him as he crossed the busy thoroughfare.

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  20. Animal Control: dog refused to leave deceased mate's sideRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 2 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    From all outward appearances, a dog recently picked up by Animal Control in Jonesboro is fine. However, officers say he's hurting on the inside.

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