Login NowClose 

Login NowClose 
Sign In to jonesborosun.com           
Forgot Password

Today in History

Today is Friday, Nov. 28, the 332nd day of 2014. There are 33 days left in the year.
Today's Highlight in History:
On Nov. 28, 1964, the United States launched the space probe Mariner 4 on a course toward Mars, which it flew past in July 1965,

... « more »

Public Affairs Calendar

Events listed in this column are generally open to the public, although admission fees may be charged. To request changes or additions or notify The Sun of special meetings for this listing, call 935-5525 or 1-800-237-5341, fax to 935-5823 or

... « more »

Meal brings community together

Sunshine Crump | The Sun
Volunteers package and bag meals for delivery Thursday at the annual Community Thanksgiving Meal in the St. Bernards Auditorium. Organizer Richard Carvell said by dinner’s end, 478 volunteers had served 1,870 meals — including about 1,000 deliveries.

By Sunshine Crump, Sun Staff Writer, crump@jonesborosun.com
JONESBORO — With family visiting from out of town for the holiday, Sandra Smith made sure to add the Community Thanksgiving Meal to their list of activities.
"We literally put this on our

. . . more »

JHS hopes to take next step

Staci Vandagriff | The Sun
Jonesboro quarterback Carson Coats spins away from Alma defenders during last week’s Class 6A state playoff game at Cooksey-Johns Field. The Hurricane hosts Pine Bluff tonight in the semifinals.

By Cory Clark, Sun Staff Writer JONESBORO — The Jonesboro Hurricane has been here before. Virtually every player who takes the field for Jonesboro tonight in the Class 6A state football semifinals has at least been on the sideline for a game of. . . more »

How old was Linford Christie when he won gold for the 100m in Barcelona (a record age)?

Who was the first NFl quarterback to pass for 4000 yards in a season?

In 1999, who became only the fifth man to win all four major tournaments - Wimbledon, the U.S. Open, the Australian Open, and the French Open - completing a career Grand Slam?

Who is the All time NBA leader in rebounds?

Who's second to Sam Snead in PGA Tour wins?

What is the shortest NASCAR oval track?

Who stormed off court at the end of the 1999 French Open and had to have her mother coax her back?

How many games did the longest Wimbledon men's singles match on record last?

Bread of Life food pantry is there for all in need
Celebrating Thanksgiving as a community in NEA
A career in law enforcement that almost wasn't
Noise complaint leads JPD to injured woman
JETS to provide rides to Arkansas State game
Obama's action fuels immigration scam worries
Liver transplant recipient marks 25th anniversary
Shoppers start Black Friday shopping a day early
Parades, turkey mark U.S. Thanksgiving holiday
Cosby testimony describes accuser's spiked story

Read about all these and more in today's print edition or online e-Edition.

Cosby testimony describes accuser's spiked story

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Bill Cosby testified under oath in 2005 that he gave the National Enquirer an exclusive interview about looming sexual-assault accusations by a Canadian woman against him in exchange for the tabloid spiking a second accuser's . . .

Creed frontman Scott Stapp says he's broke

The 41-year-old lead singer of the Grammy-winning band said in a rambling 15-minute-long video posted on his Facebook page Wednesday that he's living in a hotel. "Right now, I'm living in a Holiday Inn, by the grace of God, because there's been a couple . . .

November 2014