Blytheville, ARKait 8

New mural coming to Blytheville

JONESBORO, Ark. (KAIT) - The city of Blytheville is in the process of working on a new mural for the downtown area. According to Blytheville Parks and Recreation Director Cody Wyatt, the mural will be located “in a city-owned space where a dilapidated building was torn down 20 years ago just beside the Delta Gateway Museum.”
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Caruthersville, MOKFVS12

Caruthersville, Mo. water tower under renovation

CARUTHERSVILLE, Mo. (KFVS) - The City of Caruthersville is working to preserve one of its historic landmarks. Currently, with more than $20,000 raised, phase one of historic water tower’s renovation plan can begin. “This water tower is the first thing they see,” said Project Coordinator Donald Jeffries. As people enter...

Caruthersville pedestrian hit and killed by vehicle

A Caruthersville man was hit and killed by a vehicle on Friday. A Missouri State Highway Patrol report states that 39-year-old Willie Campbell was hit shortly before 8:30 pm Friday while walking on 15th Street at Truman Boulevard in Caruthersville. Campbell was pronounced dead at the scene the next day by Pemiscot County Coroner Jim Brimhall. This is the 37th fatality for Troop E this year.
Harrisburg, ARKait 8

Coach urges heat safety one year after player’s death

HARRISBURG, Ark. (KAIT) - It has been almost one year since the death of Hunter Midkiff, a Piggott High School football player who died from a heat stroke. That has coaches, like Aaron Thornton of Harrisburg High School, urging their players to stay safe. “You know, in our conference, we...

Pedestrian Struck and Killed in Caruthersville

A pedestrian died in an apparent hit and run accident in Caruthersville over the weekend. According to the MSHP, the incident happened Friday night about 8:30 p.m. on 15th Street and Truman Blvd. The victim was identified as 39 year old Willie Campbell, whose body was found on Saturday in...
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Blytheville (AR) Weather Channel

Sun forecast for Blytheville — 3 ways to hit it head-on

(BLYTHEVILLE, AR) The forecast is calling for sun today in Blytheville. Here are three ideas for how to make the most of it, along with a four-day forecast. Have a picnic: As the COVID-19 pandemic wears on, meeting a friend somewhere pretty with a basket of snacks can be a spontaneous way to enjoy a sunny afternoon in a safer environment than indoors. Risk levels should always be taken into account along with advice from health authorities on gathering sizes. Don’t forget your picnic blanket!
Wardell, MOKFVS12

4 dead after fire in Wardell, Mo.

WARDELL, Mo. (KFVS) - Four people died in a fire on Thursday, July 29. Pemiscot County Sheriff Tommy Greenwell said they received a call on Thursday around 5:32 a.m. about a trailer house on fire at the intersection of County Highways 244 and 249. The sheriff said after the fire...
Illinois StateKFVS12

Colt World Series continues in southern Ill.

Water tower in Caruthersville will get a 20 thousand dollar remodel. Jackson school gathers school supplies and clothing for students. Students from Jackson school will be given school supplies and clothing. Opening for Sports. Updated: 3 hours ago. Sports opening. New cardinal John Lester gets a first start. Updated: 3...