Over $6,500 along with drugs and “other property” were unaccounted for following an investigation into evidence storage at Jonesboro Police Department, a statement from Chief Rick Ellioitt said late Friday on JPD’s Facebook page.
“We had been denying access to students based on a strict interpretation of ACT scores that our peers have not been using. We believe this will create greater access to our university.” – Chancellor Kelly Damphousse
Jonesboro resident Camilla Ballard was presented with the Arkansas Recreation and Parks Volunteer of the Year award this week at the association’s state banquet in Rogers.
NEA Baptist scored the highest marks in the unbiased study, receiving an “A” for the Fall, 2017 reporting period. It was the only hospital in Northeast Arkansas to receive this grade.
Presley’s Drive In has closed, management confirmed to NEA Report on Tuesday, Oct. 31.
Video captured by a citizen and uploaded to Twitter shows video of the demolition of the Blessed Sacrament Church, on Halloween, in Jonesboro.
Next week, the sanitation department will be operating by it’s Veteran’s Day schedule. Monday pickups will take place on Monday while all other pickups will take place one day early.
Maintenance work to improve the Harrisburg Road Bridge over Interstate 555 in Jonesboro will require lane closures, according to Arkansas Department of Transportation (ArDOT) officials.
A young black woman was driving in Jonesboro when she said a traffic snafu led to four white men in a pick-up becoming violent, throwing things at her and even crashing into her.
When a group of young children dialed 911 while playing on the phone, it led Jonesboro police to find them home alone and hungry, a report said. An arrest was made.