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Police: Suspect stole Playstations from Walmarts in Kennett, Blytheville
An Arkansas man faces a felony charge after allegedly stealing three PlayStations from Walmart in Kennett.
City confirms police chief terminated following arrest
CARDWELL, Mo. (KAIT) - The City of Cardwell has confirmed that the police chief who turned himself in over assault charges on Feb. 15 is now without a job. According to a FOIA request obtained by K8 News, Cardwell Mayor Mike Clark sent Danny Spradlin a termination letter effective Tuesday, Feb. 20.
Dogwood Road Repair: Phase Two Begins Next Week, Local Residents Advised to Use Alternative Routes
The second stage of the Dogwood Road pavement repair project, stretching from Birchton Drive to Elm Row Drive, is due to start on Monday, February 26. The City's contractor will handle the project, which includes removing and recycling the old asphalt, adding a cement mix to a depth of 10 inches, and using heavy machinery to create a stable road base. After a week, a layer of base asphalt will be added and topped with a layer of surface asphalt. This method aims to fix the road's surface issues and provide a safer, longer-lasting road.
Grass fire leads to tank explosion in Kennett, Mo.
The Kennett Fire Department says their training paid off when they were called to a grass fire threatening a building on Wednesday, February 21.
New surveillance, body cam video released of off-duty officer shooting
CRAIGHEAD COUNTY, Ark. (KAIT) - Body camera and surveillance video obtained from the Craighead County Sheriff’s Department details the moments an off-duty Trumann police officer shot and killed a man in Monette. The shooting happened on Feb. 11, at a home on County Road 506. According to the Craighead...
Monette Shooting: New Details Emerge in Investigation of Fatal Domestic Incident
MONETTE, Ark. – With the investigation closed, the records related to the shooting death of Steven Hunter Allen were released to NEA Report today (February 21). The events in the report depict a different story from many of the unsubstantiated claims posted online. Detective David Bailey of the Craighead County Sheriff’s Office led the investigation, and reported that a review of messages, video, and phone logs of both Hunter and his wife, Ryann, supported Ryann’s accounting of events.
DENSO to close Osceola facility, hundreds of jobs to be affected
OSCEOLA, Ark. (KAIT) - DENSO announced they plan to wind down production at the Osceola plant. DENSO PR Representative Andrew Rickerman told K8 News that in efforts to “reform and optimize DENSO’s North American manufacturing operations,Osceola team they’ve made the decision to close their plant. He added...
Steele police investigating reported assault, robbery
STEELE, Mo. (KBSI) – Steele police are investigating a reported assault and robbery. A man told Steele police officers that he was assaulted and robbed on February 17 while walking home. He told police he was at the liquor store playing game machines. Shortly after he says he was...
First Alert: Foggy morning; dry, cooler afternoon
(KFVS) - Patchy fog to dense fog has developed this morning. Pockets of fog could reduce visibility to less than a quarter mile. Visibilities should improve after 8 a.m. as winds pick up again. This afternoon is looking sunny and dry, but a bit cooler with highs in the low...
Road work schedule – West Tennessee counties
From the Tennessee Department of Transportation – There will be possible DAYTIME lane closures at various locations in Region IV to repair pavement and/or retrace pavement markings and guardrail repair on an as needed basis. There will also be NIGHTTIME lane closures for guardrail repair at various locations throughout the 21 counties.
Woman hit by truck in Pemiscot County, Mo.
PEMISCOT COUNTY, Mo. (KFVS) - Emergency crews rushed to the scene of a crash involving a pedestrian on Tuesday night, February 20. The crash happened around 6:20 p.m. on Route J, approximately 4 miles north of Hayti. According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, a northbound pickup truck hit a...
Feb. 20 What you need to know
JONESBORO, Ark. (KAIT) - We’re helping you plan your Tuesday on Good Morning Region 8. Clouds stuck around overnight, and that kept temperatures for a lot of Region 8 from dropping overnight into the 30s. Clouds are moving out, and most of us will be clear by dawn. The...
While 2 fires are out, East Tennessee braces for more danger due to gusty wind predictions
While brush fires in Halls and Townsend were quickly brought under control over the last few days, gusty winds over the next day are cause for continued wildfire concern. On Feb. 20, Rural Metro Fire and Tennessee Division of Forestry were called out to a three-acre wildland fire on Mynatt Road near Maynardville Highway. The fire was started by a man who was in a tree stand, the fire department said in a Facebook post. The man was found by fire crews and escorted out of the danger area by Knox County Sheriff's Office personnel and was transported to the ER for evaluation. The slow-moving fire was fueled by a large amount of dead undergrowth and a slight breeze and was contained overnight, Rural Metro Fire said.
Highschool Softball | 26 February East Poinsett County Girls Game Notice
The East Poinsett County Girls Softball team will have a Non-conference game with Manila(Manila, AR) on 26 February, 2024, 4:30 PM. As of now, Warriors has won 27 games and lost 3 games, and the winning rate is 0.9.
Today the gas price is close to $2.99 in Hayti as of 2024-02-23. Find the available station near you.
Photo from Unsplash and unrelated to the city. For most people, it is a constant necessity of life to manage gas prices. The national average price for a gallon of regular-grade gas on Friday is $3.267, a week ago the price is $3.284 , according to AAA.
C2D1: Hayti ends Tigers’ season in district semis
HOLCOMB — The Neelyville Tigers season ended Thursday night in a heartbreaking 71-60 loss to the Hayti Indians in their second-round Class 2 District 1 game at Holcomb High School. The Tigers received a first-round bye as the top-seeded team, while Hayti, the fifth seed, beat fourth-seeded Bernie 50-39...
How personal income has changed in Pemiscot County—plus, see how it compares to the rest of the state and country
Stacker analyzed Bureau of Economic Analysis data to see how personal income has changed in Pemiscot County, Missouri and how it compares to state and national levels.
C2D1 BKB: Neelyville to get defensive with Hayti
For anyone curious as to why the Neelyville High School boy’s basketball squad is having its best season in several years, they can simply look at how the Tigers defend on each possession. Neelyville is limiting its opposition to less than 53 points per game, which is a number...
C3D1 BKB: Portageville edges Caruthersville in dramatic finish
PORTAGEVILLE, Mo. — Controversy and clutch plays defined the final seconds of Portageville’s 75-74 victory over Caruthersville in a MSHSAA Class 3 District 1 Tournament opener on Tuesday, Feb. 20, as a technical foul for a premature celebration became the turning point in a stunning finish. "Our kids...
City to hold music festival ahead solar eclipse
DYESS, Ark. (KAIT) - The city of Dyess is preparing to host a weekend festival full of unique science and rich history ahead of the April solar eclipse. The 2024 Solar Eclipse Festival will be held from Saturday, April 6 to Monday, April 8. The weekend-long event will feature a...