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Jonesboro police investigate shooting in downtown Jonesboro

The Jonesboro Police Department is investigating a shooting that happened Sunday morning in downtown Jonesboro. According to Cpl. David McDaniel, the shooting happened around 9:30 a.m. In a press release, JPD responded to the 200 Block of South Main Street in response to two adult male subjects who

KAIT 8 - 2017-11-19 18:20:17

The blessings are in the boxes

Students at Jonesboro's Visual and Performing Arts Magnet School didn't just study about the pilgrim's feast this school year. They worked to provide a modern-day portion of it for families who might otherwise go without food Thanksgiving week. The school operates a backpack program which provides e


Zonta Club honors three women for achievements

Empowering women and building on each other's successes were the order of the day Friday at the 2017 Zonta Women of Achievement Celebration and Luncheon at Ray's Plaza Banquet Center in Cape Girardeau. The Zonta Club of Cape Girardeau is a chapter of an international organization devoted to empoweri

SOUTHEAST MISSOURIAN - 2017-11-18 06:00:00

DeClue inducted in hall of fame

Gary DeClue, a native of Farmington and graduate of Farmington High School, has been named to the Culver-Stockton College Fine Arts Hall of Fame and was inducted during the Alumni Honors Banquet held on campus during Homecoming festivities in Canton in late September. DeClue, currently of Quincy, Il

DAILY JOURNAL - 2017-11-18 08:00:00

Survivors of suicide loss event held

A group in Jonesboro held an event to honor international survivors of suicide loss day. People gathered to share stories of loss, grief and their healing journey. Amanda Strange organized the event because she is a survivor of suicide loss. Strange lost her husband to suicide three years ago. "It j

KAIT 8 - 2017-11-18 22:31:31

Mallory Jordan Takes the Test...Again - Monday at 10

News follows Mallory Jordan as she takes the Arkansas driver examination both in the classroom and on the road. We'll hear from a local Driver's Education instructor and Arkansas State Police. Plus, see dashcam footage of some of Region 8's rudest drivers. Watch this Region 8 News special report to


Monette Bypass set to open before Thanksgiving

Just in time for Thanksgiving travel, lanes for a new bypass are scheduled to open next week. According to the Arkansas Department of Transportation, newly constructed lanes on the Monette Bypass on Arkansas Highway 18 in Craighead County will open, weather permitting, on Monday, Nov. 20. The comple


Councilman pushing for road widening project

Reverand Dr. Charles Coleman has pushed the city for years to widen N. Patrick Street in Jonesboro. Coleman, who is also a city council member, has stressed how dangerous the two-lane stretch of road can be, especially for children in the area. Coleman said kids are forced to walk in the road or in


Woburn student to appear in 'Nutcracker'

Tea Natale, of Woburn, a ballet student at International Ballet Academy's Burlington location, New England Movement Arts, will dance in this season's performance of "The Nutcracker" in multiple roles as a party girl, Snow, and Russian divert. The International Ballet Academy of Norwell will hold its


Service Dog That Went Missing In Woburn Has Been Found

WOBURN, MA -- Sam, the service dog for William "Chuck" Colacchio, a Green Beret who served in Vietnam, has been found. Sam was found Friday in Mary Cummings Park after more than a week that included hundreds of social media posts and shares, a aerial search by drone with an infrared-equipped camera


Police investigating after body found in West Roxbury Sunday morning

BOSTON - Boston Police responded to reports of a body found in West Roxbury Sunday morning. Police confirmed to Boston 25 News that the body was found at a housing complex on Temple St. in West Roxbury. It's unclear if the incident was a criminal act. Boston Police are actively investigating the sit

FOX25BOSTON.COM - 2017-11-19 14:20:40

Families call for action to stop police suicides

By Colin A. Young State House News Service BOSTON -- Police officers who have suffered through the suicide of a family member and the widow of a State Police captain implored lawmakers on Thursday to get behind a bill to require mental wellness and suicide prevention training for police personnel.

LOWELL SUN - 2017-11-19 11:36:23

15-Year-Old Killed in ATV Crash

A 15-year-old boy from Wilmington was killed in an ATV crash Sunday morning in Tewksbury, Massachusetts. Police responded to a 911 call reporting the ATV crash at approximately 11:00 a.m. According to police, the crash occurred on a private property on South Street. Upon arrival, police found the bo

NECN - 2017-11-19 22:38:42

Police: Man wanted for North End indecent assault arrested

Police said the man wanted in connection with an indecent assault in the city's North End early Friday morning has been arrested. Isaiah Brown, 26, of Randolph was taken into custody Saturday night. The victim told police she was approached by a man wearing clothing that resembled a security guard

WCVB - 2017-11-19 08:12:00

Another Landmark Closes On Changing Highway: Top 10 Stories

Catch up on the top 10 stories from across Massachusetts Patch over the last week: Another longtime Route One institution is going the way of the Hilltop Steakhouse, the Ship and the orange dinosaur mini golf course. Read more With the semifinals complete, here's a look at the lineup for the 2017 MI

PATCH - 2017-11-19 05:44:04

Mass. women succeed in politics after 2016 results push them to run

THE ISSUE: Women remain statistically underrepresented in government but are making gains in representation. THE IMPACT: Many women found success on the ballot in recent elections. Gerry Tuoti, Wicked Local Newsbank Editor One year after the 2016 presidential election sent a shock through the poli

TELEGRAM.COM - 2017-11-19 11:00:00

Man stabbed in West Utica; another in custody

UTICA - Two people were injured, one of whom was stabbed, during an altercation on Lenox Avenue Saturday evening. The fight took place shortly before 6 p.m. on the 700 block of the West Utica street, where one person was taken to the hospital. The second person, a man who reportedly suffered a stab

OBSERVER-DISPATCH - 2017-11-18 23:07:58

3 Rome residents accused of manufacturing meth

ROME - Three Rome poeple are accused of manufacturing meth, Rome police said. In the early hours of Saturday, police said they initiated an investigation in to the possibility that methamphetamine was being manufactured at 399 Park Drive Manor 2. The Special Investigations Unit determined that three

OBSERVER-DISPATCH - 2017-11-19 00:13:48

Giving Tuesday part of the season of charity

Everyone knows about Black Friday and Cyber Monday. Not as publicized, however, is Giving Tuesday - a global day of giving fueled by the social media and collaboration. Celebrated on the Tuesday following Thanksgiving - this year Nov. 28 - Giving Tuesday kicks off the charitable season when many foc

OBSERVER-DISPATCH - 2017-11-19 12:05:00

Long Island Medium sells out Stanley in Utica

UTICA - Theresa Caputo - known as the Long Island Medium - appeared live at the Stanley Center for the Arts in Utica two years ago in front of a sold-out crowd. She did it again Saturday night. This time around, she was also joined by a TV crew filming potential footage for her show, "Long Island Me

OBSERVER-DISPATCH - 2017-11-19 02:07:26