Recent Articles by Region 8

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

NE Arkansas school districts reporting COVID-19 cases

  Arkansans spending quite a bit of money on medical marijuana

Police search for suspects in gas station burglary

Gov. Hutchinson signs bills raising median teacher salary

  Blytheville head football coach placed on paid administrative leave after arrest

$500,000 bond set for mother accused of trying to kill herself, child

Grandmother crashes into home with grandchildren inside

Governor’s veto overridden, gender-confirming treatments for minors now banned in Ark.

Murder suspect accused of backing over mother with car

Arkansans age 16+ eligible for vaccine as Gov. Hutchinson lifts mask mandate

Arkansas abortion bill would require rape, incest reports

House struck by lightning

Gov. Hutchinson signs near-total abortion bill, SB6

16 arrested in gambling machine raids

Gov. Hutchinson signs “Stand Your Ground Bill”

Arkansas Gov. extending public health emergency another month; mask mandate could end if criteria is met

  Arkansas expands vaccinations to 65+; adds 115k to those eligible

  Ark. to get 6-7k more vaccines per week; increases indoor/outdoor event directive

Winter Storm straining area power companies: Rolling blackouts a ‘possibility’

  Man declared mentally fit for trial in Sutherland kidnapping, murder case

Investigation into fatal fire continues following autopsy results

Ice, sleet, freezing rain causes commuting nightmare

Griffin dropping out of Arkansas governor’s race

Drag racing bill heading to state Senate

16-year-old Jonesboro runaway faces capital murder in Blytheville homicide

State Rep. seeks to end Daylight Saving Time in Arkansas

  Jonesboro man arrested for multiple sexual assaults on a juvenile

Univ. of Arkansas student dies, cause of death unknown

Scholarship to honor Sydney Sutherland at ASU-Newport