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Not watching the game


Jacob Wiegand | The Sun

Kali Farris, 7, of Jonesboro, watches "Oddbods" as the Jonesboro Golden Hurricane volleyball team takes on Paragould last week in Jonesboro.

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Nettleton STEAM campus celebrates "Constitution Day"


Matthew Wells | The Sun

Beverly Pierce conducts her students as they sing patriotic songs such as "The Star-Spangled Banner," to a crowd of students, teachers, faculty and U.S. Rep. Rick Crawford on Monday morning at Nettleton STEAM in Jonesboro.

Sun Staff Writer
mwells@jonesborosun.com

JONESBORO — Avery Toombs said when she grows up she wants to be a teacher.

"I learned a lot about the Constitution and the houses," said the sixth-grade student at Nettleton's STEAM (Science, Technology, Engi . . .


Kellers miss another deadline, lawyers say

Sun Staff Writer
inman@jonesborosun.com

JONESBORO — Lawyers trying to collect what contractors are owed for work on a failed convention center project said Monday the developer has missed another deadline and they want a judge to punish the developer. . . .


1 dead, 2 in custody after shooting

Sun Staff Writer
dtalley@jonesborosun.com

BONO — Craighead County Sheriff's Deputies are investigating a Sunday night shooting near Bono that left one man dead.

Two people are in custody, though authorities say only one is suspected of the murder. . . .


Copper thieves disrupt broadcasts

JONESBORO — Three local radio stations were knocked off the air early Monday morning after someone stole copper wire from the stations' transmitter building off of Craighead Road 775 north of Jonesboro.

The theft caused an estimated $80,000 damage t . . .


3 men plead guilty in separate offenses

By David Talley, Sun Staff Writer, dtalley@jonesborosun.com
JONESBORO — Prosecutors in Craighead County have reached plea agreements with several men accused in local crimes.
According to online court documents, Cordra Reynolds, 38, of Jonesboro, pleaded . . .