Jurnee Taylor, Region 8 News

Jurnee Taylor

Region 8 News

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Past:
  • KTRE News
  • FOX19
  • WTOC11
  • WBRC FOX6 News
  • KFVS News

Recent articles by Jurnee:

Batesville School District will offer a virtual academy this fall

Batesville School District has considered launching a virtual school option for about two years now. While it was in the works prior to COVID-19, one official says now was the perfect time to roll it out. → Read More

Harrisburg city pool reopens with COVID-19 restrictions

The Harrisburg City Pool opened Tuesday and with new regulations. → Read More

Earle woman’s home destroyed in wind storm

Strong winds damaged many businesses and homes in Crittenden County. → Read More

Marmaduke officials discuss animal kennel, city curfew

City officials in Marmaduke met for their regular scheduled meeting Tuesday. → Read More

Local musician raises money from her porch for tornado victims

With a new stage, Dalanie is still using her gift to help others. → Read More

New Jersey woman, 108, may be oldest person to survive COVID-19

A 108-year-old New Jersey woman could be the oldest person in the world to survive COVID-19. → Read More

Magic Touch Cleaners working to rebuild after tornado

A building that once received natural light through its large windows, now has light shining through it because the ceiling was ripped away in a tornado. → Read More

Jackson County Judge calls on help of cities to participate in 2020 census

Officials in Jackson County are still pushing citizens to fill out their census. → Read More

Westside High School Seniors celebrate senior night with drive-in

Seniors got dressed in their caps and gowns and jumped in the car with their families to be honored. → Read More

Region 8 sheriffs respond to adjustments within departments

Sheriff Marty Boyd says they prepared quite early for how they would respond during this pandemic. → Read More

Independence County preschool switches gears to provide childcare services for essential workers

-An Independence County school is finding a way to lend a helping hand to those on the front-lines of the COVID-19 pandemic. → Read More

Westside School Board cuts assistant principal position

Ulanda Branch addressed the board of education during her personnel hearing, a meeting she has a right to because her contract as assistant principal at Westside Middle School was recommended to not be renewed for the following school year. → Read More

Tyronza citizens making progress after tornado hits city six months before

There was not much of a warning when that tornado hit Tyronza on October 21st. → Read More

Marked Tree school district honors seniors with banners

Schools all over the region officially shut their doors in March, ending the school year for all students quite early. But, for many seniors they won’t be returning at all. → Read More

Navy IDs Arkansas sailor as 1st active-duty COVID-19 death

In a statement issued Thursday, the Navy said 41-year-old Aviation Ordnanceman Chief Petty Officer Charles Robert Thacker Jr. of Fort Smith, Arkansas, died on Monday at the U.S. Naval Hospital in Guam of COVID-19, the illness caused by the novel coronavirus. → Read More

93-year-old woman calls for more beer in coronavirus isolation; Coors delivers

After the 93-year-old's plea, representatives from Molson Coors dropped off 10 cases of beer, totaling 150 cans, on her front porch. → Read More

Baby photo reunited with family after tornado takes it 60 miles away

One Jonesboro woman is counting her blessings today, after having some of her belongings returned to her after the tornado ripped her roof off. → Read More

Baby photo reunited with family after tornado takes it 60 miles away

One Jonesboro woman is counting her blessings today, after having some of her belongings returned to her after the tornado ripped her roof off. → Read More

Baby photo reunited with family after tornado takes it 60 miles away

One Jonesboro, Ark., woman is counting her blessings today after having some of her belongings returned to her after the tornado ripped her roof off. → Read More

Baby photo reunited with family after tornado takes it 60 miles away

One Jonesboro, Ark., woman is counting her blessings today after having some of her belongings returned to her after the tornado ripped her roof off. → Read More