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Four Campus Leaders to Attend Harvard Kennedy School for Executive, Leadership Training

Four Campus Leaders to Attend Harvard Kennedy School for Executive, Leadership Training

JONESBORO – Four leaders of the Arkansas State University community will visit the Harvard Kennedy School (HKS) to participate in executive training and...

11/22/2017 4:45 PM

A-State News Outlets Win Diamond Journalism Awards

A-State News Outlets Win Diamond Journalism Awards

JONESBORO – Arkansas State University news outlets brought home Diamond Journalism Awards from the Society of Professional Journalists Arkansas Region,...

11/22/2017 4:30 PM

KASU To Present “Jazz For The Holidays” Dec. 9

KASU To Present “Jazz For The Holidays” Dec. 9

JONESBORO – Arkansas’s oldest public broadcasting station, KASU Radio 91.9 FM of Arkansas State University, will present “Jazz for the Holidays”, Saturday...

11/22/2017 4:30 PM

Business Plan Competition Winners Announced

Business Plan Competition Winners Announced

JONESBORO – “Ala Rurru,” an idea to produce a serape-like hammock to prevent sudden infant death syndrome in Hispanic newborns, is the winner of the 2017...

11/22/2017 4:15 PM

Writers Complete Retreat at Hemingway-Pfeiffer

Writers Complete Retreat at Hemingway-Pfeiffer

PIGGOTT — Eleven talented writers from five states came together to hone their skills and form a community in Northeast Arkansas at the 2017 Fall Writers’...

11/22/2017 4:15 PM

Jonesboro City Council looks over 2018 proposed budget

Jonesboro Mayor Harold Perrin says the key to Jonesboro’s success in the future lies in how it can attract more people to not only come to the city, but...

11/21/2017 7:57 PM

Missouri governor appoints new Board of Education member

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) - Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens has appointed a new member to the Missouri State Board of Education less than an hour before it's...

11/21/2017 10:55 AM

KASU Bluegrass Monday: No Time Flatt

JONESBORO – The band No Time Flatt will perform a concert of bluegrass music Monday, Nov. 27, at 7 p.m. at the Collins Theatre, 120 West Emerson Street...

11/21/2017 9:15 AM

Officials ID 3 victims of helicopter crash

DEWITT, Ark. (AP) - Officials have identified the three people who were killed when a medical helicopter crashed in eastern Arkansas. Pafford Air One identified...

11/21/2017 8:50 AM

Inside A-State - 11/21/2017

Inside A-State - 11/21/2017

11/21/2017 12:00 AM

Trustees Approve Lease with Red Wolves Foundation for Athletics Facilities

The Arkansas State University Board of Trustees today in a special meeting approved a lease that will facilitate construction of $29 million in new athletics...

11/20/2017 6:00 PM

Private funds to be used to build new north end zone facility at Centennial Bank Stadium

Construction on a north end zone expansion starts immediately at Centennial Bank Stadium. The Arkansas State University Board of Trustees held a teleconference...

11/20/2017 12:36 PM

Northeast Arkansas Pro Golfer Cook wins RSM Classic, to play in Masters

ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. (AP) — Austin Cook was chased by proven PGA Tour winners all day at the RSM Classic. Now the Arkansas player is one of them. The...

11/20/2017 11:21 AM

Tyson Foods: New facility in Tennessee to create 1,500 jobs

HUMBOLDT, Tenn. (AP) - Tyson Foods Inc. says it plans to build a new chicken production complex in Tennessee, a $300 million project that is expected to...

11/20/2017 10:27 AM

3 dead after medical helicopter crash in eastern Arkansas

DEWITT, Ark. (AP) - Officials say a medical helicopter has crashed in rural Arkansas, killing all three people on board. The Arkansas Department of Emergency...

11/20/2017 9:23 AM

Free Thanksgiving Meals for the Needy and Lonely in Jonesboro

A free community Thanksgiving meal will be offered in Jonesboro on Thursday. About two-thousand meals are expected to be served at the St. Bernard’s Auditorium...

11/20/2017 4:33 AM

Traveling Arkansas: Lights, Shopping, and Caroling for Thanksgiving!

Arkansas Department of Parks and Tourism Travel Writer Kim Williams talks about the following events happening in Arkansas during Thanksgiving weekend-...

11/18/2017 12:48 PM

Jonesboro A&P Commission Chooses O'Reilly Project--No Upfront Money, Tax Rebates Offered

The Jonesboro Advertising and Promotion Commission has decided to give its support for helping fund a hotel and convention center in Jonesboro. The Commission...

11/17/2017 8:21 PM

Hemingway-Pfeiffer Museum to Add Writer-in-Residence Spot

Hemingway-Pfeiffer Museum to Add Writer-in-Residence Spot

PIGGOTT – The Hemingway-Pfeiffer Museum and Educational Center (HPMEC) is offering a unique opportunity for a writer-in-residence position for the month...

11/17/2017 2:45 PM

No Time Flatt to perform at KASU's Bluegrass Monday Nov. 27

No Time Flatt to perform at KASU's Bluegrass Monday Nov. 27

JONESBORO – The band No Time Flatt will perform a concert of bluegrass music Monday, Nov. 27, at 7 p.m. at the Collins Theatre, 120 West Emerson Street...

11/17/2017 2:30 PM

Lanes on Monette Bypass to Open on Highway 18

More than three miles of newly constructed lanes on the Monette Bypass (State Highway 18) in Craighead County will be opened to traffic, according to Arkansas...

11/17/2017 10:00 AM