Jonesboro Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. Slideshow: March 12-18 mug shotsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2017 | KAIT-TV

    JONESBORO, AR - The following are mug shots of individuals arrested on a variety of charges during the week of March 12-18 by local authorities in Craighead County. This photo gallery is updated daily.

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  2. "Walk Through History" helps people to understand their pastRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2017 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    JONESBORO, AR - Downtown Jonesboro was the site of a walking history lesson Saturday as people had the opportunity to learn about the city's history. A "Walk through History" tour was hosted by the Arkansas Historic Preservation Program, to teach residents about historic structures and districts in Arkansas.

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  3. Seminar provides education on stormsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2017 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    JONESBORO, AR - The Craighead County Severe Weather Seminar reached a milestone Saturday as the people who attended learned basic weather spotting as well as how to read radar. The 25th annual event was held at St. Bernards Auditorium, as the weather forecast involved snow and sleet.

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  4. Road crews prepare for threat of winter weatherRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2017 | KAIT-TV

    JONESBORO, AR - With the threat of winter weather, crews spent all day Friday preparing the roads for the impending weather. According to Alan Walter, district construction engineer, the Arkansas State Highway and Transportation Department pre-treated roads just in case the weather plays more of a role than they think.

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  5. Highway commission approves multiple road improvement projectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2017 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    JONESBORO, AR - The Arkansas State Highway Commission recently approved bids for several road improvement projects throughout Northeast Arkansas. The Arkansas State Highway and Transportation Department announced the following contracts awarded: Independence County : Resurface 2.2 miles of various city streets in Pleasant Plains to include Peaceful Drive, Hayes, Wish Street, and East Wood Street; and 2.9 miles of various city streets in Southside to include Brushy Road, South Fork Road, Section Lane and Bobbye Lane.

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  6. Police investigating shots fired at apartment complexRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2017 | KAIT-TV

    JONESBORO, AR - Jonesboro police are investigating an incident in which shots were fired at a residence. According to a news release from the department, it happened around 6:45 p.m. Thursday at an apartment complex on W. Huntington Avenue and Puryear Steet. 3 comments

  7. New escape room to open in JonesboroRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2017 | KAIT-TV

    JONESBORO, AR - A new business is headed to Jonesboro. The one goal for visitors: get out as soon as you can.

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  8. ASP: Woman arrested in caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2017 | KAIT-TV

    JONESBORO, AR - According to a report from Little Rock television station KATV , a woman was arrested Wednesday night in connection to a body that was found in a suitcase at a farm in Prairie County. Virginia "Ginger" Lee Colvin was arrested on suspicion of felony abuse of a corpus, KATV reported.

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  9. Street department addresses debris issueRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2017 | KAIT-TV

    JONESBORO, AR - The weather is definitely moving toward spring, and people have been working in their yards. However, blowing leaves into nearby streets can cause drains to clog when rain moves into the area.

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  10. AGFC to hold special public meetings on waterfowl habitatRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2017 | KAIT-TV

    JONESBORO, AR - The Arkansas Game and Fish Commission is holding several meetings in March about proposed changes to managing popular waterfowl habitats. According to the AGFC, the meetings are to keep the public informed about habitat degradation in the wetlands, particularly artificially flooded bottomland hardwood forests.

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  11. Dogs receive training for programRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2017 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    JONESBORO, AR - A pair of dogs from Georgia recently received training for a unique program that helps children who have suffered from sexual assault crimes. The dogs are now eligible to serve as facility dogs due to training from the Blue Streak K-9 organization in Jonesboro.

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  12. TB&P: Craighead County sees sales tax uptick, unemployment rate dropRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2017 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    "I was hoping we'd break that $2 million mark," Craighead County Treasurer Terry McNatt said in describing sales tax collections for the month which were up 2.1%. The county's sales tax brought in $1.999 million, second only to the $1,999,989 brought in during December 2009.

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  13. Police seek clues in shots fired callRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2017 | KAIT-TV

    JONESBORO, AR - Jonesboro police are asking for help from the public as they look into a shots-fired call over the weekend. According to Jonesboro police spokesman Paul Holmes, officers went to Madera Drive around 7:30 p.m. Sunday after getting a call.

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  14. Authorities investigate officer involved shooting in New Madrid CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2017 | KAIT-TV

    JONESBORO, AR - According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, authorities are investigating an officer involved shooting in the Sikeston area Monday. The Missouri State Highway Patrol trooper tried to pull over a vehicle on U.S. 60 around 12:40 p.m. Monday for a registration violation.

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  15. Jonesboro native helps man with hand surgeryRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2017 | KAIT-TV

    LITTLE ROCK, AR - Mauro Martinez Santiago was at work one day when he was attempting to remove a lodged piece of wood from a machine when he accidentally hit a lever, according to a report from Little Rock television station KATV . The movement accidentally turned on a saw and severed his left hand across the palm.

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  16. GR8 Job: Jonesboro native wins car on EllenRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2017 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    Argo won big on Ellen Thursday by being a contestant on a game promoting Ellen's new app. Argo won a 2017 Chevy Cruze.

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  17. Blytheville police arrest three in drug caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2017 | KAIT-TV

    BLYTHEVILLE, AR - A search warrant on Wednesday netted marijuana, cocaine and Ecstasy, along with three people arrested, officials said Thursday. Ozell Davis, Amanda Ralls and Mary Ann Wells were arrested after Blytheville police and the 2nd Judicial District Drug Task Force went to a home in the 100 block of Sycamore Street in Blytheville around 1 p.m. Wednesday.

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  18. Council ordered to reconsider rezoning they denied in 2013Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2017 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    JONESBORO, AR - Circuit Court Judge John Fogleman has ordered the Jonesboro City Council, once again, to reconsider a rezoning they denied in 2013 . The city decided to go to court over the issue last summer .

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  19. Bay woman fined after pleading guilty to Medicaid fraudRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2017 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    JONESBORO, AR - A Bay woman pleaded guilty Thursday to Medicaid fraud. Hannah Riggs, 24, pleaded guilty in Pulaski County Circuit Court and was sentenced to pay a $17,564.88 fine to the Arkansas General Fund and $5,854.96 in restitution to the Arkansas Medicaid Program.

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  20. Sen. Cooper to file Craighead County courthouse bill ThursdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2017 | KAIT-TV

    LITTLE ROCK, AR - A bill will be filed Thursday to seek to remedy nearly 130 years of questions involving the operations of the Craighead County courthouses in Jonesboro and Lake City, the bill's sponsor said Wednesday night. Sen. John Cooper, R-Jonesboro, said he plans to file a bill at the Capitol looking at only Craighead County, which is divided into an Eastern and Western District.

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