2018 Komen NEA Race for the Cure announced

Jan 25, 2018

Breast cancer survivors, volunteers, and community leaders gathered at the Municipal Center in Jonesboro Thursday to announce details of the second Komen Northeast Arkansas Race for the Cure®.

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ShareHope Hosts Candlelight Vigil on December 6

Dec 5, 2017

The Angel of Hope statue is an exact replica of the original Christmas Box Angel of Hope statue, located in Salt Lake City, Utah. It stands as a symbol of hope for all parents who have experienced the loss of a baby or child of any age.

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CCSO: Woman overdoses with children in home

Nov 21, 2017

A woman was unresponsive from Adderall and alcohol Monday night outside of Jonesboro – while her children were in the home, the report with CCSO said.

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$150K grant to help “Stop the Bleeding”

Nov 15, 2017

This grant money will be used in the Northeast Arkansas Trauma Zone to train 600 Law Enforcement Officers and Firefighters in life-saving medical techniques.

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Sun Editor: Ban rice field burning

Oct 30, 2017

I say the farmers need to be forced to stop burning their rice fields and compromising everyone’s health. – Chris Wessel, Jonesboro Sun

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