JONESBORO, Ark- The Jonesboro Public Schools hosted a community open house on Sept. 8 as they unveiled the new high school renovations to the public. The state-of-the-art renovation to The Academies at Jonesboro High School features 20 new classrooms, and multiple offices. It also includes an expansion to the cafeteria, added parking spaces, and more. Jonesboro Public Schools Superintendent Dr. Kim Wilbanks says the remodel is much needed as they were pushed to their limits.
The community is coming together this morning to ‘finish the run’ for Eliza Fletcher, the slain Memphis mother who was killed while out for a morning jog. “And it sucks to get up, but it also sucks not to get to go home to your family. So, keep that in mind today, as you take on this run or walk,” ‘Finish Eliza's Run’ Jonesboro organizer Callie Talley said. Runners of all ages turned out to the griffin training center bright and early to finish Eliza’s run. In honor of the Me