An employee at Arkansas State University has tested positive for COVID-19, a campus security notice said Friday morning.
A suspect is in custody after a fatal shooting Thursday night.
An update on tornado recovery efforts happened Thursday in Jonesboro
A Jonesboro church is telling its members not to stay inside and plans to continue holding in-person services.
Jonesboro Mayor Harold Perrin announced an extension of the nighttime curfew that has been in place since Saturday’s EF-3 tornado struck a long path through the city.
On Monday afternoon, Jonesboro Mayor Harold Perrin invited NEA Report along as he went for a ground tour of damage to residential areas in Jonesboro.
Both were being held at the Craighead County Detention Center.
It happened around 7 PM at an apartment complex at the 300-block of State Street in Jonesboro
Several events were canceled and numerous changes made on Friday in relation to the coronavirus outbreak.
Craighead County Sheriff Marty Boyd confirmed to NEA Report the jail had suspended visitors and volunteer services until further notice as of Thursday.