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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

Man found unfit for trial over Ten Commandments destruction

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) - A man charged with crashing his vehicle into Arkansas' Ten Commandments display nearly three years after he was accused of destroying...

11/16/2017 10:46 AM

Arkansas man seeks DNA retesting in murder case

DE QUEEN, Ark. (AP) - An Arkansas man who was previously scheduled for execution is pleading for additional DNA testing to prove he's innocent in a 1993...

11/16/2017 10:22 AM

Multicultural Center to Offer Day of Thanks Dinner

Multicultural Center to Offer Day of Thanks Dinner

JONESBORO – For those students who will remain on campus during fall break next week, the Multicultural Center at Arkansas State University is hosting ...

11/15/2017 6:00 PM

Department of Media Students Produce Broadcast of Sun Belt Conference Soccer Championship

Department of Media Students Produce Broadcast of Sun Belt Conference Soccer Championship

JONESBORO – Students, faculty and a staff engineer from Arkansas State University recently traveled to Foley, Ala., to produce the video broadcast of the...

11/15/2017 5:30 PM

Recent Graduates Earn Certification in Treasury Management

Recent Graduates Earn Certification in Treasury Management

JONESBORO – Two Arkansas State University graduates recently learned they passed the certified treasury professional (CTP) examination. Laci Solis and ...

11/14/2017 4:00 PM

Grant Allows 600 First Responders to be Trained through Stop the Bleeding Foundation

First responders in northeast Arkansas are to receive training in life-saving medical techniques. A 142-thousand dollar grant from Arkansas Blue Cross ...

11/14/2017 3:23 PM

Record Number of Ducks Predicted for Arkansas Duck Season

The 60-day duck season starts this weekend in Arkansas. The Arkansas Game and Fish Commission and the U-S Fish and Wildlife Service are predicting a record...

11/14/2017 2:09 PM