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Man steals pack of bacon on National Bacon Day

JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) -August 30 was National Bacon Day, and one man thought that was the perfect time to commit his crime.A Jonesboro police officer was called out to Bill's Fresh Market on Johnson Avenue around 9:20 Saturday morning in reference to shoplifting. ... [Published Kait 8 - 5 hours ago]
First reported 8 hours ago - Updated 8 hours ago - 1 reports

Folks hit the road for Labor Day festivities

JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) - Many folks were out today packing up and heading out to meet with family and friends for Labor Day.“I'm doing a whole bunch of stuff,” said Jonesboro resident Zach Rikard. “I'm hanging out with friends, traveling and going to see ... [Published Kait 8 - 8 hours ago]
Entities: Labor
First reported 10 hours ago - Updated 9 hours ago - 1 reports

Study: Early school start times hinder students

(CNN) - As kids all across the country once again set their alarms for back-to-school wake-up calls, one group of doctors says if those students don't snooze, they could lose.The American Academy of Pediatrics is an organization of 62,000 physicians and ... [Published Kait 8 - 10 hours ago]
First reported 10 hours ago - Updated 10 hours ago - 1 reports

Greenway man reported missing, volunteers searching for him

CLAY COUNTY, AR (KAIT) - - The Clay County Sheriff's Department says they are looking for an elderly Region 8 man.According to Clay County Sheriff Gerald McClung, Johnie Schmidt, 68, went missing some time before 4 a.m. Saturday from the Greenway are ... [Published Kait 8 - 10 hours ago]
Entities: Depression
First reported Aug 30 2014 - Updated 14 hours ago - 1 reports

Ready yourself - flu season is around the corner

(CNN) – We may have one more month of summer left, but families should already be readying themselves for flu season.The flu is lurking, and although influenza activity is low right now in the U.S., flu outbreaks will usually being as early as Octobe ... [Published Kait 8 - Aug 30 2014]
First reported Aug 31 2014 - Updated Aug 31 2014 - 1 reports

Jonesboro business booms on ASU game day

JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) - Business is booming in Jonesboro, thanks to game day at Arkansas State University.Red Wolves fans have been gearing up for kick off all week long, but Saturday, they were out in packs.ASU fans filled the Design Shoppe before ASU's ... [Published Kait 8 - Aug 31 2014]
First reported Aug 31 2014 - Updated Aug 31 2014 - 1 reports

Man charged with assault after threatening his mother

JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) -A man is charged with terroristic threatening after his mother told police she felt threatened by him.Jonesboro police officers were called out Friday to a house on Harvester Street where a woman said her son, 55-year-old Robert ... [Published Kait 8 - Aug 31 2014]
First reported Aug 31 2014 - Updated Aug 31 2014 - 1 reports

Jonesboro man arrested for pulling a gun on another man

JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) -A Jonesboro man was arrested after pointing a gun at and threatening another man.Police were called to Belt and Fisher around 6:30 this morning in a response to a disturbance involving a gun.According to the Jonesboro Police report, ... [Published Kait 8 - Aug 31 2014]
First reported Aug 30 2014 - Updated Aug 30 2014 - 1 reports

Man shot and killed, suspect in custody

DONIPHAN, MO (KAIT) - The Doniphan Police Department released a statement on Saturday about the shooting death of a local man.Doniphan Police Chief Mark Rogers told Region 8 News, Manuel Williams, 36, was shot and killed on Saturday. Chief Rogers did ... [Published Kait 8 - Aug 30 2014]
Entities: Custody, Shooting, Jail
First reported Aug 30 2014 - Updated Aug 30 2014 - 1 reports

Positive outlook can help people stay lively as they age

(CNN) - It's no secret that staying physically active and eating healthy may help you live longer, but research shows that how long you live and the quality of those years is more nurture than nature.Turning 70 didn't slow Molly Darden down. Instead she ... [Published Kait 8 - Aug 30 2014]
Entities: Genetics, Twitter, Humanism
First reported Aug 30 2014 - Updated Aug 30 2014 - 1 reports

Danny Ford honored by Disabled Veterans Group

JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) -A Region 8 businessman was honored by local veterans.Members of the Disabled Veterans Group showed up at Glen Sain Chevrolet Friday morning to honor Danny Ford. The group was there to present him with a plaque for all the work he ... [Published Kait 8 - Aug 30 2014]
Entities: Danny Ford, Sain, Hospice
First reported Aug 30 2014 - Updated Aug 30 2014 - 1 reports

U.S. Congressman Tom Cotton featured speaker

JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) - Candidate for U.S. Senate Congressman Tom Cotton was the featured speaker at the Northeast Arkansas Political Animals meeting at the Jonesboro Chamber of Commerce on Friday.Congressman Cotton's main topic was fighting Obamacare ... [Published Kait 8 - Aug 30 2014]

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"Labor Day, lake situation is having a little bit of an effect but all in all it's been pretty steady" Hoffman said
"I decided that I'm going to sail through the 70s facing challenges exuberantly, enjoying, enjoying, enjoying" Darden said
"Live in Silver Springs, Texas," Thomas said. "It's 380 miles to the southwest from here. We are season ticket holders as well."

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Man steals pack of bacon on National Bacon Day [Published Kait 8 - 5 hours ago]
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Study: Early school start times hinder students [Published Kait 8 - 10 hours ago]
Greenway man reported missing, volunteers searc... [Published Kait 8 - 10 hours ago]
Jonesboro business booms on ASU game day [Published Kait 8 - Aug 31 2014]
Man charged with assault after threatening his ... [Published Kait 8 - Aug 31 2014]
Jonesboro man arrested for pulling a gun on ano... [Published Kait 8 - Aug 31 2014]
Man shot and killed, suspect in custody [Published Kait 8 - Aug 30 2014]
Ready yourself - flu season is around the corner [Published Kait 8 - Aug 30 2014]
Positive outlook can help people stay lively as... [Published Kait 8 - Aug 30 2014]
Danny Ford honored by Disabled Veterans Group [Published Kait 8 - Aug 30 2014]
Safety training session held for CASA volunteers [Published Kait 8 - Aug 30 2014]
U.S. Congressman Tom Cotton featured speaker [Published Kait 8 - Aug 30 2014]
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