Recent Articles by Region 8

Daily Report: Arkansas Dept. of Health monitoring COVID-19

School board expels student who brought gun on campus

  One person arrested after human remains reportedly found, Sheriff says

High school switches to virtual learning after 99 students, staff quarantined for COVID-19

Sheriff: State Medical Examiner says Sutherland died from multiple blunt force injuries

Little Rock fallen officers memorial vandalized with spray-paint

  Church, homes damaged by possible tornadoes, thousands without power

President Trump declares state of emergency in Arkansas

Name released in deadly crop duster crash in Miss. Co., Arkansas

Ark. legislation set to address passing a statewide Hate Crime Law

Dr. Birx visits Arkansas, holds discussion with state, health leaders

  Active community COVID-19 cases in Arkansas at 5,309 as death total tops 600 since March

  Gov. Hutchinson issues plan for school-sponsored team sports events

  Daily positive COVID-19 cases down significantly as Governor calls out Northeast Ark. for increases

Ark. teachers group calls for virtual start of school year

Area school in need of homemade masks

  69 new cases of COVID-19 in Craighead County

Osceola police investigate shooting at health facility

Prosecutors add forgery charge for former Craighead County Clerk accused of theft

  Ark. ranks 3rd in hospitalizations; higher than states with greater number of cases

  GOV: “Masks are the one tool we have to battle the spread of the virus and to be in public”

ASP: “Obey the sign or pay the fine”

Start of Ark. school year pushed back due to COVID-19 worries

Mask ordinance proposed for Jonesboro

Trumann police identify woman run over by vehicle

  Ark. sees increases in hospitalizations and unemployment identity theft fraud cases related to COVID-19

Arkansas State University commencement will happen at football stadium

Ark. increasing COVID-19 contact tracers

Gov. Hutchinson signs executive order giving cities the option to adopt mask-wearing ordinance

  Largest single-day increase in Arkansas with 878 new COVID-19 cases