Greene County Newswire

Greene County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Greene County, AR.

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  1. Prosecutor Cody Hiland says analysis indicates Damascus is a speed trapRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Arkansas Times

    ... of Jonesboro has asked the State Police to investigate potential irregularities in voter registration in a Greene County township with a wet-dry issue on the ballot. /more/ The University of Central Arkansas today released the names of eight people ...

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  2. Paragould DCFS office in need of supportRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KAIT-TV

    PARAGOULD, AR - A place in Greene County where parents can visit their children in foster care is in need of a little TLC, an official said Wednesday. The Paragould office of the Arkansas Department of Human Services Division of Children and Family Services has one comfort room.

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  3. One injured in accidentRead the original story

    Yesterday | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    GREENE COUNTY, AR - A person was taken to a hospital Tuesday night after a one-vehicle accident in Greene County. According to Greene County dispatch, crews went to the intersection of 626 and 628 Roads, near U.S. 412, around 7:30 p.m. Tuesday due to the accident.

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  4. Busy highway may be in need of new stripingRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KAIT-TV

    GREENE COUNTY, AR - The highway between Jonesboro and Paragould - U.S. 49 - has seen some wear and tear in recent years with the traffic, but faded paint on the road has drawn the attention of state highway officials. Alan Walter, an engineer with the Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department, said an area supervisor will review the location, finding problem areas along the road.

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  5. Pay It Forward Paragould collecting car seats for DCFSRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | KAIT-TV

    PARAGOULD, AR - One Region 8 non-profit organization is now collecting car and booster seats for donations. Pay It Forward Paragould said they will be taking donations for the Department of Children and Family Services in Greene and Craighead counties.

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  6. Fire department lowers ISO ratingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 10 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    GREENE COUNTY, AR - The South Greene County Fire Department now has lowered their I.S.O. rating for the first time since the department was formed. The department now has a class five rating for areas within five road miles of the department.

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  7. Suspected driver in Arkansas store slaying pleads guiltyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 7 | NWAonline

    ... shooting death of Stacy Quintana and the attempted shooting of a delivery truck driver at Lorado Grocery in Greene County. Fifty-eight-year-old Charles Quintana, who is the ex-husband of the victim, also faces charges in the case. Quintana is ...

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  8. Two arrested in drug caseRead the original story

    Monday Feb 6 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    PARAGOULD, AR - A pair of Greene County residents will face drug delivery and distribution charges after a two-month undercover investigation by Greene County deputies. Little Joe Wilson and Amber L. Mansfield, both of Paragould, were arrested Saturday on suspicion of delivery of meth or cocaine and distribution of drugs near certain facilities.

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  9. Missouri company awarded bid on new Paragould bypassRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 24 | KAIT-TV

    PARAGOULD, AR - Six bids for the Highway 412/49 western bypass in Greene County have been considered by the Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department, and one company was chosen. AHTD opened up bids for the 5.175 mile stretch of roadway on Jan. 18, and Dumey Contracting, Inc. of Benton, Missouri was chosen to complete the project.

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  10. Fire rekindles at mobile homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 26 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    ... investigation. The fire happened around 9:30 a.m. Thursday just off County Road 780 near the Craighead and Greene County line. According to the Philadelphia Fire Department, a grass fire spread to the mobile home. Firefighters said they were unsure ...

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  11. Crews respond to mobile home fire in Craighead CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 26 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    CRAIGHEAD COUNTY, AR - The cause of a trailer fire in northern Craighead County is under investigation. The fire happened around 9:30 a.m. Thursday just off County Road 780 near the Craighead and Greene County line.

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  12. AHTD considers six bids for new Paragould bypassRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 24 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    PARAGOULD, AR - Six bids for the Highway 412/49 western bypass in Greene County are being considered by the Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department. AHTD opened up bids for the 5.175 mile stretch of roadway on Jan. 18, but AHTD has not announced who won the bid.

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    Jan 18, 2017 | Times-Dispatch

    ... of Brookland United Methodist Church, where she serves as lay leader. She is also a volunteer 4-H leader in Greene County. Enter the correct answer, found in this week's edition of The Times Dispatch, for a chance to win a prize from the featured ...

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  14. Greene County authorities: Bicycle ride leads to arrestRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2017 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    PARAGOULD, AR - A late night bicycle ride has put a woman behind bars on suspicion of drug charges, according to Greene County Sheriff's Office. Hanna Brewer of Paragould was arrested on suspicion of possession of a schedule I or II controlled substance and possession of drug paraphernalia.

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  15. Greene County SO: Two arrested after search nets drugsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2017 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    PARAGOULD, AR - A parole search on Friday the 13th proved to be unlucky for two Paragould residents arrested on suspicion of drug charges. Harley Duffel and Amanda Sue Wince, both of Paragould, were arrested after Greene County deputies and the Arkansas Department of Community Correction went to an apartment in the 1200-block of South 4th Street.

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  16. Re: Savsecdta Was: Really? There's still people using the QDLS filesystem on Ibm i7.3?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2017 | Midrange-l mailing list

    ... Their fear was that the system wouldn't be up and running by 5 AM Eastern time so that Betty Bumpers in Greene County Arkansas could log on to a web site and see her account balance and pay her bill. I've given up beating my head against the wall. ...

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  17. Gas station fire at the AR/MO state lineRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2017 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    ... the Monette Fire Department responded to the Red Onion Gas Station in Dunkin County to help. A Northeast Greene County firefighter tells Region 8 News the station is fully engulfed in flames. A crew is on the way and we'll bring you more information ...

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    Dec 21, 2016 | Times-Dispatch

    ... District 60 includes all of Lawrence County, a third of both Sharp and Randolph counties and a fourth of Greene County. The Arkansas legislature will convene at the Arkansas State Capitol on Jan. 9, but Cavenaugh has already been spending time in ...

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  19. Substation repairs scheduled for Tuesday night, outages possibleRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2016 | KAIT-TV

    MARMADUKE, AR - A substation in Greene County will receive repairs Tuesday night into Wednesday morning. Power outages are possible.

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  20. Paragould PD: Four arrested after searchRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2016 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    ... Maness, Timothy Valance and Jeremy Gilbee after an initial search for Seggerman. Seggerman was wanted out of Greene County for failure to report to his parole officer, police said in a press release. Officers then went to a home on North 11th Street ...

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