Deaths increased by 11 on Monday while active cases reached 6,882.
The sheriff announced he and his deputies had “plenty of other things to do.”
On Wednesday, Arkansas passed 30,000 cumulative cases of COVID-19
As Jonesboro decides on requiring or recommending masks, the world’s largest retailer made their decision in an announcement on Wednesday.
The resolution will need to be passed by the city council. Typically, resolutions are passed after one reading while ordinances require three readings.
During this temporary closure, any player who wins more than $500 must mail in his winning ticket.
This year’s Downtown Jonesboro BBQ Fest will not be held this year, Festival Chairman Tim McCall said Thursday.
Arkansas continued to see growth in COVID-19 numbers over the weekend.
A restaurant in NEA shut down its dining room this week because customers refused to wear masks.
On Monday, 522 new COVID-19 cases were added, the governor’s report said.