Login NowClose 
Sign In to jonesborosun.com           
Forgot Password
Close




Today in History

Today is Wednesday, Sept. 28, the 272nd day of 2016. There are 94 days left in the year.
Today's Highlight in History:
On Sept. 28, 1066, William the Conqueror invaded England to claim the English throne.
On this date:
In 1542, Portuguese navigator

... « more »

Public Affairs Calendar

Today, Sept. 28
Craighead County Solid Waste Commission, 3:30 p.m., 238 County Road 476.
Saturday, Oct. 1
Terrapin Derby in Lepanto, parade at 2 p.m. and turtle race at 4 p.m.
Monday, Oct. 3
Valley View School Board, 6 p.m.,

... « more »

Panel recommends pay raises for all


Staci Vandagriff | The Sun
Brian Shannon, a Jonesboro firefighter, washes one of the department’s trucks Tuesday at Station 2 on Nettleton Avenue.

By Keith Inman, Sun Staff Writer, inman@jonesborosun.com
JONESBORO — Several city employees felt like they were left in the dark about proposed pay raises, but others expressed appreciation for what Jonesboro City Council members were trying to do on

. . . more »

Anderson shows support for Faulkner


Staci Vandagriff | The Sun
Arkansas State coach Blake Anderson encourages his team during Saturday’s game against Central Arkansas. The Red Wolves open Sun Belt Conference play at home Oct. 5 against Georgia Southern.

By Matthew V. Roberson, Sun staff writer JONESBORO — Arkansas State coach Blake Anderson is sticking with his new offensive coordinator. With the Red Wolves winless through the first four games and the offense struggling, there had been some. . . more »


Senate blocks stopgap bill to prevent shutdown — A3
Fight for Syrian city of Aleppo ramps up — A12
Senators press FBI on terror response — A7
Trump, Clinton deny their own words in debate — A11
Christie happy about gridlock, ex-ally says — A11
Both candidates make error on stop-and-frisk — A11

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

Prosecutors charge men after Ryan Lochte protest on TV show

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Prosecutors have charged two protesters who rushed the stage of "Dancing with the Stars" in a protest against Olympic swimmer Ryan Lochte. The Los Angeles city attorney's office says Sam Sotoodeh and Barzeen Soroudi were charged . . .

New film academy members talk #OscarsSoWhite

WEST HOLLYWOOD, Calif. (AP) — The newest members of the film academy say the #OscarsSoWhite crisis inspired them to seek membership. At a private reception Monday for the latest academy inductees, actors Chadwick Boseman and Rita Wilson were among . . .


September 2016
SuMoTuWeThFrSa
    123
45678910
11121314151617
18192021222324
252627282930