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On World Polio Day, Jonesboro Rotary Speaker Calls For 'Complete Eradication'

World Polio Day is being observed on October 24th, a date chosen to commemorate the birth date of Jonas Salk, inventor of the polio vaccine. In Jonesboro...

10/23/2018 4:54 PM

ASBTDC to Present Small Business Training in Corning

ASBTDC to Present Small Business Training in Corning

JONESBORO – The Arkansas Small Business and Technology Development Center (ASBTDC) at Arkansas State University will continue presentation of its training...

10/23/2018 2:15 PM

Homecoming Week 2018 Filled with Student and Alumni Activities

Homecoming Week 2018 Filled with Student and Alumni Activities

Homecoming Week 2018, with a theme of "Saved by the Howl," begins Monday, Oct. 29, with a schedule full of activities for Arkansas State University students...

10/23/2018 9:30 AM

Inside A-State - 10/23/2018

Inside A-State - 10/23/2018

10/23/2018 12:00 AM

Cash Festival Closes Out with Tribute to Dyess Singer

Cash Festival Closes Out with Tribute to Dyess Singer

DYESS, Ark. — Under blue skies and comfortable temperatures, talented performers closed out the three-day Johnny Cash Heritage Festival with a tribute ...

10/20/2018 9:00 PM

Traveling Arkansas: Bean fest in Mountain View, cornbread fest in Little Rock

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

10/20/2018 1:30 PM

Dr. Bryan Terry to Lead Enrollment Management Initiatives

Dr. Bryan Terry to Lead Enrollment Management Initiatives

Dr. Bryan Terry will become the inaugural vice chancellor for enrollment management at Arkansas State University, Chancellor Kelly Damphousse announced...

10/19/2018 3:30 PM

Public Presentations Attract Fans During Day Two of Cash Festival

Public Presentations Attract Fans During Day Two of Cash Festival

DYESS, Ark. — A full day of presentations and reminiscing dominated day two of the 2018 Johnny Cash Heritage Festival. The symposiums were part of the ...

10/19/2018 3:30 PM

Cash Festival Opens With Movie Presentation, Discussion

Cash Festival Opens With Movie Presentation, Discussion

Fans of Johnny Cash swarmed the Dyess Colony Visitors Center to watch a pair of films related to the 2018 Johnny Cash Heritage Festival Thursday during...

10/18/2018 3:00 PM

Arkansas court blocks 'tort reform' measure, keeps wage hike

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Arkansas' highest court has ordered election officials to not count votes for a proposal to limit damages awarded in civil lawsuits...

10/18/2018 10:52 AM

National Day on Writing Festivities at Arkansas State

The celebration of the National Day of Writing at Arkansas State University will span this week with different activities on campus. The public is invited...

10/18/2018 10:50 AM

Dr. Tim Crist, Tye Crawford Talk Music in Create @State Segment

This is the weekly segment called “A-State Connections and Create@State: Making Connections That Count”. In this interview, Professor of Theory and Composition...

10/18/2018 10:31 AM

HOWL Service Center To Help Those in K-12

A new public outreach initiative at Arkansas State University is open. The center derives its name from the theme, Helping Our Wolves Learn. The College...

10/18/2018 10:25 AM

Report Compares The Heartland Of The U.S. To The Rest Of The Country

"The State of the Heartland: Factbook 2018" uses socioeconomic factors to look at how the area’s economy has been performing in recent years compared to...

10/18/2018 8:17 AM

Final Plans Set for Johnny Cash Heritage Festival

JONESBORO – Beginning Thursday, Dyess Colony and the Johnny Cash Boyhood Home will be a bee hive of activity with the opening of the 2018 Johnny Cash Heritage...

10/17/2018 2:23 PM

Arkansans Zach Williams, Jekalyn Carr win at 49th annual Dove Awards

Contemporary Christian musician Zach Williams of Jonesboro was named Artist of the Year at Tuesday night’s 49 th annual Dove Awards ceremony in Nashville...

10/17/2018 10:49 AM

Rain Has Arkansas Soybean Farmers Behind Schedule In Havesting

Repeated rainfall has Arkansas soybean growers behind schedule in harvesting their crop. Farmers are behind the past five year average of having 60 percent...

10/17/2018 10:24 AM

Concern About The Lack Of A Doctor To Score Arkansas Marijuana Dispensary Applications

A company hired to grade Arkansas medical marijuana dispensary applications says it can deliver scores to the state by the end of next month. But at a ...

10/17/2018 10:20 AM

Jonesboro City Council Ward 6, Position 1 Features Bobby Long, Tommy Baker

One of the four races on the Jonesboro City Council involves Ward 6, Position 1. Incumbent Bobby Long faces challenger Tommy Baker. They answer questions...

10/17/2018 9:32 AM

Jonesboro City Council Ward 5, Position 1 Features L.J. Bryant, Robert Speer

One of the four races on the Jonesboro City Council involves Ward 5, Position 1. Incumbent L.J. Bryant faces challenger Robert Speer. They answer questions...

10/17/2018 9:28 AM

Jonesboro City Council Ward 4 Position 1 Features John Street, Amanda Dunavant

One of the four races on the Jonesboro City Council involves Ward 4, Position 1. Incumbent John Street faces challenger Amanda Dunavant. They answer questions...

10/17/2018 9:25 AM

Jonesboro City Council Ward 2 Position 1 Race Features Charles Coleman, Tom Elwood

One of the four races on the Jonesboro City Council involves Ward 2, Position 1. Incumbent Dr. Charles Coleman faces challenger Tom Elwood. They answer...

10/17/2018 9:21 AM