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Trumann Fire Department receives arson-trained K9

Lt. Jeremy Winkles with the Trumann Fire Department stands with Pierce, the department's new arson-trained K9, who will be handled by Winkles.
Neal Embry | The Sun

By Neal Embry, Sun Staff Writer, neal@jonesborosun.com
TRUMANN — A recent addition to the Trumann Fire Department has a lot more fur and a better sense of smell than his new colleagues.
Pierce, a K9 officer trained in arson investigations, has . . . more »

   

Cobb Street shooting

Staci Vandagriff | The Sun

Detective Keri Varner (left) and officer Alexandra Duncan of the Jonesboro Police Department search for evidence at the scene of a shooting Tuesday night on Cobb Street near International Studies magnet school. A woman at the scene said she drove the victim to St. . . . more »

   

Bill seeks SRO for every school

By David Talley, Sun Staff Writer, dtalley@jonesborosun.com
POCAHONTAS — A Northeast Arkansas lawmaker has filed a bill that would fund a school resource officer position for every public school campus in the state.
Scott Baltz, D-Pocahontas, put forward . . . more »

   

Firm says embezzlement not their responsibility

By Neal Embry, Sun Staff Writer, neal@jonesborosun.com
TRUMANN — A Jonesboro firm that employed a man accused of embezzling roughly $4.5 million from Roach Manufacturers in Trumann filed its response to a lawsuit Tuesday, denying its responsibility for the . . . more »

   

Trumann schools welcome leaders

By Neal Embry, Sun Staff Writer, neal@jonesborosun.com
TRUMANN — With new principals and assistant principals at both the middle school and high school, as well as "new" school board members, there's plenty of change at Trumann schools this . . . more »

   

Hill: Still work to be done on Bono Lake

By David Talley, Sun Staff Writer, dtalley@jonesborosun.com
BONO — Bono Lake is still a work in progress for Craighead County.
"It'll be ongoing for several years, but we're working with several organizations to get it complete," said County Judge Ed . . . more »

   

Bridge to connect 2 trails

By Keith Inman, Sun Staff Writer, inman@jonesborosun.com . . . more »

Hoxie adds website, seeks new economic development

By Neal Embry, Sun Staff Writer, neal@jonesborosun.com . . . more »