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Posted on: April 28, 2017

Lewellen Park latest to receive improvements

The City of Jonesboro has completed new additions to the Rev. Lewellen Park on North Main Street.

After obtaining Community Development Block Grant funding in excess of $70,000, the city purchased and installed significant playground equipment upgrades tha...

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Posted on: April 20, 2017

Trailhead for cyclists complete at Craighead

The new Craighead Forest Park trailhead pavilion is complete and ready for use.

This pavilion is outfitted to supply the cycling community and includes picnic tables, bike washing and repair stations, bike racks, a water bottle-filling station, trail maps,...

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Posted on: March 20, 2017

City beautification initiative seeks participants

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Spring is right around the corner, and the City has already started several beautification projects in preparation for the influx of visitors traveling to Jonesboro with the warmer weather.

One great way to help keep Jonesboro looking great is to participa...

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Posted on: January 27, 2015

Looking for old news stories?

If you're looking for an old news post and you can't seem to find it, be sure sure to check out the News Flash Archives.

We keep a backlog of all the news we've posted so that you can easily find what you're looking for if it has disappeared off the ...Read on...

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Posted on: February 13, 2017

Episode 1: Nettleton Jr. High Civil Rights Museum

First episode of our brand new podcast.

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