Greene County Newswire

Greene County Newswire

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  1. GRAPHIC: Reward offered for information in animal cruelty caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    GREENE COUNTY, AR - The Greene County Sheriff's Department is investigating after they found several dead dogs and more injured. Meanwhile, a reward has been offered for information leading to the arrest and conviction of those responsible.

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  2. Nearly a dozen dogs killed in Arkansas may have been used for 'target' practiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Examiner.com

    Dead and dying dogs found in Greene County, Arkansas, in late January may have been used as someone's target practice, reported Tuesday's KAIT 8 News. On January 24, a total of ten dogs were discovered in Mounds - most of the dogs were already dead, but three were alive and grievously injured.

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  3. GRAPHIC: 10 dogs left for dead in Greene CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | KAIT-TV

    GREENE COUNTY, AR - The Greene County Sheriff's Department is investigating after they found several dead dogs and more injured on Sunday, Jan. 24. They discovered 7 dead dogs and 3 more dying on the ground in Mounds. Deputy Rick Mellow with the Greene County Sheriff's Department said it appears as though someone may have used the animals for target practice.

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  4. Truck overturns on Greene County RoadRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | KAIT-TV

    GREENE COUNTY, AR - As of 5pm Friday, crews are working to clear an overturned truck on Greene County Road 313. According to Deputy John Jenkins, the truck overturned while turning right onto the county road.

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  5. Suspects in Greene Co. murder case appear in courtRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    GREENE COUNTY, AR - The four suspects in the Greene County murder of Stacy Quintana were in court Tuesday in Greene County. Prosecuting Attorney Scott Ellington tells Region 8 News that Judge Barbara Halsey signed orders setting the next court date for February 26. The suspects are: Stacy Keplinger, Tracy Stone, Darrell Swan and the victim's husband, Charles Quintana.

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  6. Sheriff's dept. to start safety program for seniorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 14 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    GREENE COUNTY, AR - A sheriff's department is starting a new program aimed at helping senior citizens better protect themselves. A Facebook post from the Greene County Sheriff's Department states there will be Safety for Seniors classes.

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  7. Marmaduke man charged after shooting himself, lying to policeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2016 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    MARMADUKE, AR - A Greene County man who told police masked men shot him with his own gun was arrested after his claim was found to be untrue. Marmaduke Police Chief Steve Franks says Jeffery Scoggin, 23, of Marmaduke was arrested for filing a false police report, a felony, in addition to a misdemeanor charge of discharging a firearm in the city limits.

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  8. Paragould man facing 10 charges after speeding past officerRead the original story

    Jan 4, 2016 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    PARAGOULD, AR - A man who led police on a high speed chase and reportedly made an inappropriate gesture at them was arrested early Monday morning. An incident report with the Greene County Sheriff's Department states a deputy was stopped at a red light on the intersection of Highway 412 and 7th St. when a white Chevy extended cab truck also traveling east passed the officer "at a high rate of speed," almost crashing into the officer's vehicle.

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  9. Spouse, 3 others arrested in death of grocery's clerkRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 1, 2016 | NWAonline

    The estranged husband of a store clerk shot to death in the small Greene County town of Lorado last week is among four people jailed after police concluded that the killing was not the result of a random robbery attempt, the sheriff said Thursday. Authorities reported that they initially believed Stacy Keplinger, 36, of Paragould was trying to rob the Lorado Grocery store about 12 miles north of Jonesboro. 4 comments

  10. Neighbors react to man plotting his estranged wife's deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2015 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    GREENE COUNTY, AR - Just days before Christmas, Stacy Quintana of Paragould was shot and killed outside of the Lorado Grocery Store. Quintana had worked there for years.

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  11. Three additional arrests made in murder of Greene Co. womanRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2015 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    JONESBORO, AR - Three people have been arrested in connection to the murder of a Greene County woman, according to Sheriff Carter. Carter told Region 8 News that 2 conspirators were arrested and one other person was arrested in connection to the case.

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  12. Friends, family remember murdered store clerk as happy and hardworkingRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 24, 2015 | KAIT-TV

    GREENE COUNTY, AR - A small community was rocked Wednesday after a well-known store clerk was killed outside of the Lorado Grocery Store. The Greene County Sheriff's Department was called to the scene just before 8 a.m. Wednesday.

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  13. Woman charged with capital murder in shooting, stabbingRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2015 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    GREENE COUNTY, AR - The Greene County Sheriff's Office arrested a Leachville woman on several charges, including capital murder, in the shooting death of a Paragould woman Wednesday morning. According to Sheriff David Carter, Stacy Keplinger, 36, of Leachville was taken into custody on Highway 168 shortly after a stabbing victim called 911.

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  14. Several flooded and closed roads in Region 8Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 28, 2015 | KAIT-TV

    ... 324 and Craighead County Road 397 are under water. Ridgepointe & Pebble beach closed due to high water From Greene County: From AHTD - Highway 139 at Mounds is closed due to high water From Jackson County: From AHTD - Highway 37, section 3 from mile ...

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  15. 2-car crash kills Heber Springs man, 90Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2015 | NWAonline

    ... Also on Monday, state police said a Paragould man died Dec. 6 after being struck by a 1994 Freightliner in Greene County on Dec. 1. Jerry Davenport, 55, of Paragould was walking on U.S. 412 when he was hit by the Freightliner, which was traveling ...

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  16. Police chief: Shooting victim shot with own gunRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2015 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    MARMADUKE, AR - Marmaduke police and Greene County sheriff's deputies are investigating a shooting in Marmaduke. The shooting was reported shortly after 1 p.m. Thursday.

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  17. Police investigating shooting in MarmadukeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2015 | KAIT-TV

    MARMADUKE, AR - Marmaduke police and Greene County sheriff's deputies are investigating a shooting in Marmaduke. The shooting was reported shortly after 1 p.m. Thursday.

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  18. in Re: T.N.G.Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2015 | FindLaw

    ... for guardian ad litem. Appeal by respondent from order entered 16 March 2015 by Judge R. Les Turner in Greene County District Court. Heard in the Court of Appeals on 23 November 2015. Greene County, No. 14 JA 20. Respondent-father appeals from an ...

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  19. Board requests resignation from fire chief, assistant chiefRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2015 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    GREENE COUNTY, AR - The Northeast Greene County Fire Department is down a few firefighters following a meeting Monday night. According to board member Chris Wilcox, the board requested the resignation of the fire district's chief and assistant chief.

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  20. 21-year-old killed in Paragould crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2015 | Arkansas Online

    A Paragould man died Monday morning in a one-vehicle wreck in Greene County, Arkansas State Police said.

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