TRUMANN, AR - A Poinsett County judge sentenced a Trumann man to five years in prison for "inappropriately touching himself in front of a child" and showing the child pornography. John Hillis, 35, of Trumann pleaded guilty to felony sexual indecency with a child, according to a sentencing order filed in Poinsett County Circuit Court.
KAIT-TV, Thu, Nov 20 2014 @ 02:39 PM
JONESBORO, AR - A pursuit by police that went through three counties ended with two arrests. Two people were arrested Tuesday night as a result of a chase that started in the southbound lane of U.S. 63 at mile marker six, according to Bill Sadler with Arkansas State Police.
KAIT-TV Jonesboro, Wed, Nov 19 2014 @ 11:53 AM
HARRISBURG, AR - Authorities in Poinsett County arrested a man Sunday night after he threatened to shoot officers who tried to walk into his house, according to Harrisburg Police Chief Gary Hefner. Hefner told Region 8 News that Paul Chappell, 49, of Harrisburg was armed with a gun at his home.
KAIT-TV, Mon, Nov 17 2014 @ 02:59 PM
A Poinsett County man was sentenced to six months suspended imposition of sentence and ordered to 135 days in jail in connection to the death of a woman on January 1, 2012. According to the Arkansas Office of the Courts, Carlos Coronado, 29, of Poinsett County plead guilty to negligent homicide, a class a misdemeanor on October 31, 2014.
KAIT-TV Jonesboro, Thu, Nov 6 2014 @ 05:41 PM
HARRISBURG, AR - A head-on collision Tuesday morning claimed the life of a Region 8 man. The crash happened shortly after 7:30 a.m. on Highway 14 at Rush Lane in Poinsett County, according to Arkansas State Police.
KAIT-TV Jonesboro, Tue, Oct 28 2014 @ 04:04 PM
West Memphis, AR / ACCESSWIRE / Oct 25, 2014 / LD Hardas , founder and CEO of Awesome Products Inc., visited his company's expanded West Memphis plant in September. The $6 million expansion, which occurred over the summer, included the installation of a 600,000-gallon tank farm.
BayStreet.ca, Sat, Oct 25 2014 @ 09:47 PM
PUTNAMa SCOUNTYa S- Judge John Hudson held a special session of general sessions criminal court this morning after Tennessee Highway Patrol captured three suspects yesterday wanted in Arkansas for attempted first degree murder on Sunday. The three suspects - Tracy Blake of Keiser, Ark., Keith Wayne Coulter of Leashville, Ark., and Jodie Bradford of Osceola, Ark.
Herald-Citizen, Tue, Oct 21 2014 @ 07:02 PM