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Blytheville forfeits two wins, result shakes up 5A East standings
JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) - The 5A East standings look a lot different today than after Friday’s games.According to an email from the Arkansas Activities Association, Blytheville self-reported a ineligible player that competed in four games (August 31 - Osceola [win], September 7th - West Memphis [loss],
Authorities: Steele, MO man beats wife, leaves for work and reports incident
STEELE, MO (KFVS) - Officials with the Pemiscot County Sheriff’s Department arrested a Steele, Missouri man following a domestic incident on Oct. 15.According to documents from the Pemiscot County, Missouri Prosecutor’s Office, Cornelius Minor is believed to have committed the act of assault first d
SE Missouri town struggles after murder of 17-year-old - Missourinet
The Dunklin County Prosecuting Attorney’s Office has charged Malcomb McBride-Townsend of Malden, Jordan Paul Morgan of Bernie, Mo. and Jalen Dashawn Miller of Malden with second-degree murder and class A felony of assault in the first degree. The suspects range in age from 17 to 19.
Drug investigation leads to arrests and gun used in Oct. shooting
HARRISBURG, AR (KAIT) - A drug delivery investigation leads to the arrest of two people and the recovery of a gun used in an October shooting.On Oct. 18, investigators with the Poinsett County Sheriff’s Department served a search warrant at a home on the 8800-block of Rolling Hills Lane in Harrisbur
A Man Is Dead After Being Hit By A Truck While Crossing Highway 51
MEMPHIS, Tenn (localmemphis.com) - An Obion County man is dead after being hit by a vehicle in North Shelby County. According to the Tennessee Highway Patrol, 59-year-old Robert Albright, Jr from Hornbeak was hit by a truck Sunday night around 10:20 when he was attempting to walk across Highway 51 n
Car crashes into The Party Store in Greene County
GREENE COUNTY, AR (KAIT) - A car crash Monday night at The Party Store in Greene County left the building damaged.According to Greene County Sheriff David Carter, no injuries have been reported at this time.Region 8 News will continue to track this story and share details as they emerge.Copyright 20
Magnitude 3.2 Earthquake Shakes Northwest Tennessee
Source: CERI University of Memphis MEMPHIS, Tenn (localmemphis.com) - Northwest Tennessee was rattled early Monday morning by an earthquake. According to the U.S. Geological Survey a 3.2 magnitude quake happened about 6:06 a.m. 2.1 miles east of Ridgely, about 16 miles north of Dyersburg. The earthq
2 injured after shooting at Hayti Heights club
HAYTI HEIGHTS, MO (KFVS) - Two people were shot at a club in Hayti Heights on Sunday, Oct. 21.According to Sheriff Tommy Greenwell, Pemiscot County 911 received a call at 2:36 a.m. that shots were fired and several were wounded at RJ’s Club on Highway 412.2 people were discovered to have been shot.
Eric Trump hits campaign trail in Tennessee for Blackburn
MUNFORD, Tenn. (AP) - Eric Trump has hit the campaign trail in western Tennessee for Republican U.S. Rep. Marsha Blackburn's bid for Senate. President Donald Trump's son and the congresswoman shared photos on social media of her event Monday in Munford. Blackburn is in a tough race against Democrati
Magnitude 3.3 earthquake rattles in TN
TENNESSEE (KFVS) - About three miles outside Ridgley, Tennessee an earthquake rumbled early Monday morning.According to the USGS the magnitude 3.3 quake shook at 6:06 a.m.It was near Gratio, Dyersburg and Union City, Tennessee.Click hereto learn more about the earthquake.
Meth use on the rise in Missouri
QULIN, Mo. (AP) - State officials and individuals recovering from addiction say that methamphetamine is on the upswing in Missouri, including rural communities that the drug has already ravaged over decades.
Search underway for escaped Shelby County inmate
Mason, who is considered a minimum security inmate, was discovered missing at around 10 p.m. Saturday night. Officers were able to determine that Mason had not returned to the center after leaving his place of employment.
Police: 3 taken into custody following homicide of 17-year-old in Malden
MALDEN, MO (KFVS) - Three men are in custody following the homicide of a 17-year-old on Sunday, Oct. 21.According to Malden Police Department, police received a call at 3:36 a.m. of an unresponsive man at a residence on the 100 block of West Cleveland in Malden.Officers arrived at the home and found
SLIDESHOW: Greene Co. mug shots, Oct. 21-27
Kevin B. Due DWI-1st offense-drugs, no insurance, crossing median-improper turn (10/21) (Source: Greene Co. Sheriff's Office)
Blytheville High School Principal's Dance Moves Go Viral
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Authorities search for missing woman
Lee, who is 20, is from Izard and Independence counties. Deputies believe she may be traveling in a black 2015 Chevrolet Trax. The post noted that she was involved in a domestic situation around 1:30 a.m. Saturday with a person.
DA: No More Prosecution for Drivers Whose Licenses Revoked For Financial Reasons
MEMPHIS, Tenn (localmemphis.com) - The Shelby County Dist. Attorney's Office will no longer prosecute cases involving drivers whose licenses are revoked only because they owe fines. Since the policy began seven weeks ago, it has eliminated more than 40 percent of the court dockets. Dist. Atty. Gener
Small 2.1M quake hits southeast, MO near Caruthersville
It was near areas of Missouri like Indian Mound, Kennett and Caruthersville, Mo.
Woman hit by vehicle while crossing highway to get to A-State football game
JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) - Of all the traditions kept on game day, a dangerous one left a Jonesboro woman in the hospital.Parking on the side of Red Wolf Boulevard has become increasingly popular on nights when A-State has a football game.The problem is having to walk across that busy highway to get to
Police investigating burglary find pot growing on patio
JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) - Officers investigating a home break-in did not find a burglar. But, they did discover something else: marijuana growing on the back patio.Thursday afternoon, Officer John Eidson, Jr. responded to an alarm call in the 900-block of Freeman St.When he went to the back patio door