05/25/2016 5:18 PM
05/25/2016 12:23 PM
Derek Parnell shares his contribution to the Spring 2016 Senior Exhibition. His work is introspective in nature, using ideas of secrecy and revelation regarding his own personal life and experiences.
05/24/2016 4:00 PM
PIGGOTT, Ark. – In 1928, author Ernest Hemingway penned portions of one of the most enduring war novels in American literature, "A Farewell to Arms," at the home of his second wife Pauline Pfeiffer in Piggott, Ark.
05/24/2016 3:30 PM
Groundbreaking ceremonies took place at the site of the new FMH Conveyor’s facility off of East Highland Drive in Jonesboro. The 12-point-five-million-dollar project will be completed in November and 110 new jobs will be created as a result of the new facility. President of FMH Kurt Heulsman tells what the expansion will mean to FMH."This will help us increase our efficiency in our operations and will allow us to better serve our customers. We are excited about being in Jonesboro and we are excited about the workforce that is here."
05/24/2016 2:40 PM
05/24/2016 12:00 AM
Visitors celebrated the Grand Opening of the Dyess Colony Visitors Center at the site of the former theatre and pop shop, Saturday, May 21, in Colony Circle, 110 Center Drive.
05/23/2016 3:51 PM
Arkansas State University’s Office of Marketing and Communications won nine awards, including four gold and five silver, in the annual competition conducted by the Council for Advancement and Support of Education (CASE), District IV. The winning projects were produced by staff members within Marketing and Communications.
05/23/2016 2:30 PM
COLUMBUS, Ga. — The quest for a national championship by Arkansas State University’s club softball team came to an end Saturday when the Red Wolves lost two games in the national Softball Championship Association (NSCA) World Series.
05/21/2016 10:00 PM
05/21/2016 2:06 PM
JONESBORO — After the immensely successful music events honoring international music icon Johnny Cash and benefitting restoration of his boyhood home, a new chapter begins in 2017 with the Johnny Cash Heritage Festival.
05/21/2016 1:30 PM
COLUMBUS, Ga. — Arkansas State University’s softball club team breezed through the first day of play with three victories at the 2016 National Club Softball Association (NCSA) World Series on Friday at the South Commons Softball Complex.
05/20/2016 7:00 PM
Hytrol officials showed off their newly expanded space in Jonesboro, as they added 62-thousand square feet to their facility. The ribbon cutting and open house showcased the new air conditioned production facility, as well as their new paint system. Hytrol President David Peacock tells how the expansion will help their 1,000 employees: Peacock tells about how the expansion will help the company:
05/20/2016 1:30 PM
O’Reilly Hospitality Management has been rejected again for getting A&P funding for the Arkansas State University Hotel and Convention Center Project.
05/20/2016 10:52 AM
The U. S. Senate has passed the 2017 Transportation Appropriations Bill in which includes a provision to designate a portion of U.S. 67 as “Future I-57”. Senator John Boozman (R-AR) authored the provision to the bill earlier this month. Boozman told fellow lawmakers on the Senate floor Wednesday about the support the measure has received from communities along US 67.
05/20/2016 10:25 AM
Representatives from the Arkansas World Trade Center toured several businesses in Jonesboro and gave information about how to trade with companies around the world. President and CEO of the Arkansas World Trade Center Dan Hendrix says one foreign market that a lot of attention is focused on is the Cuban market. He says besides agriculture, Arkansas provides many other products:Hendrix also says Arkansas is located in an ideal place that is perfect for trade opportunities.
05/20/2016 8:43 AM
To honor police officers in conjunction with National Police Week, the lights on Arkansas State University’s Dean B. Ellis Library tower will “Back the Blue” for three nights.
05/19/2016 5:15 PM