Jeanette Williams Band to Perform at KASU’s Bluegrass Monday Oct. 23

Oct 16, 2017

JONESBORO, Ark. – The Jeanette Williams Band will perform a concert of bluegrass music Monday, Oct. 23, at 7 p.m. at the Collins Theatre, 120 West Emerson Street, in Paragould.  The concert is part of the Bluegrass Monday concert series presented by KASU 91.9 FM. Jeanette Williams is a three-time winner of the Female Vocalist of the Year award

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Local state trooper among those promoted

Oct 12, 2017

LITTLE ROCK – The Arkansas State Police Commission today approved three recommendations for promotion presented for consideration by Colonel Bill Bryant, Director of the Arkansas State Police.

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Arrest made in Logan Avenue shooting

Oct 11, 2017

JONESBORO, Ark. – An arrest has been made in connection to the homicide that occurred on Logan Ave. on Tuesday October, 10th, 2017.

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Blytheville man killed in Jonesboro shooting Tuesday night

Oct 10, 2017

JONESBORO, Ark. – On Tuesday October 10th, 2017, Officers with the Jonesboro Police Department were sent to the 900 block of Logan Ave. at approximately 7:20pm in response to a call of shots fired. When they arrived they found a deceased male lying in the roadway. The victim was later identified as 28 year old

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Trump nominee sworn in as U.S. Attorney for Eastern District of Ark.

Oct 10, 2017

LITTLE ROCK—Cody Hiland has taken the oath of office to become the United States Attorney for the Eastern District of Arkansas. Mr. Hiland was nominated by President Donald Trump on June 29, 2017, and confirmed by the U.S. Senate on September 28, 2017. He took the oath of office today at 1:30 p.m. from United

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Miracle League Park vandalized by mud-smearing delinquent

Oct 10, 2017

JONESBORO, Ark. – A park for individuals with disabilities was smeared with mud by what park officials think was a female juvenile delinquent sometime late Monday or early Tuesday. Of all the places in Jonesboro for someone to vandalize, City Parks and Recreation Director Wixson Huffstetler could not understand why someone would do it to

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Chase ends with ambulance call in Jonesboro

Oct 7, 2017

JONESBORO, Ark. – A man was taken to the hospital after a chase of some kind early Saturday in Jonesboro, a witness reported. Shortly before 8 a.m. Saturday morning, NEA Reportreader Cricket Ellis contacted us with the information, saying the chase concluded at the Home Sweet Home apartments on Gee Street in Jonesboro.

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Wynne judge guilty of wire fraud, witness tampering

Oct 5, 2017

LITTLE ROCK—A former Arkansas state judge pleaded guilty today to wire fraud and witness tampering for perpetrating a seven year-long fraud and bribery scheme in which he dismissed cases on his docket in exchange for personal benefits, and then bribed a witness in an attempt to obstruct an official investigation into the scheme. Acting Assistant

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