Welcome to Arkansas State University!

Arkansas bill signed expanding where concealed guns allowed

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Arkansas' governor says he has signed legislation expanding the locations where concealed handguns are allowed in the state to...

03/22/2017 10:19 AM

Walnut Ridge Mayor Now Opposes Merger with Hoxie

After months of study, the Walnut Ridge Mayor says consolidating with Hoxie "MUST wait."

03/22/2017 9:53 AM

Lakeport Legacies Series To Present Plantation Connections

Lakeport Legacies Series To Present Plantation Connections

LAKE VILLAGE — “Building Delta Plantations: Connecting Washington County, Mississippi, and Chicot County, Arkansas” is the first topic of discussion of...

03/21/2017 4:15 PM

2 Arkansas school boards cease prayer after complaints

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Two northern Arkansas school boards have temporarily ceased prayer before meetings. The Arkansas Democrat-Gazette ( ) reports ...

03/21/2017 11:39 AM

No interim replacement to be named for lawmaker who resigned

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — The Shelby County Commission has decided against naming an interim replacement for a Republican state House member who resigned amid...

03/21/2017 11:37 AM

School voucher proposal passes House committee

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A proposal that would create a school voucher pilot program for Shelby County has passed in a House committee following rancorous...

03/21/2017 11:35 AM

State Sen. Mae Beavers exploring bid for Tennessee governor

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — State Sen. Mae Beavers, the sponsor of a bill seeking to require students to use restrooms and locker rooms of the sex on their...

03/21/2017 11:34 AM

Entrepreneurs bring old Melba Theater back to life in downtown Batesville

Adam Curtwright’s first job was at the Melba Theater in downtown Batesville. In elementary school, he’d watched many movies on the theater’s lone screen...

03/21/2017 11:22 AM

Jonesboro Seeks Public Input on New Pedestrian Trail Projects

A second public meeting has been added for Jonesboro residents to discuss five potential pedestrian and bicycle trail projects for the city. In addition...

03/21/2017 9:55 AM

Inside A-State - 03/21/2017

Inside A-State - 03/21/2017

03/21/2017 12:00 AM

Lakeport Plantation Announces Legacies Series Schedule

Lakeport Plantation Announces Legacies Series Schedule

LAKE VILLAGE, Ark. – Lakeport Plantation, an Arkansas State University Heritage Site, announced its 2017 schedule for Lakeport Legacies, a monthly talk...

03/20/2017 3:15 PM

Mike Balado Named New Men's A-State Basketball Coach

Arkansas State University Athletics Director Terry Mohajir introduced the next men’s basketball coach at Arkansas State. Mike Balado spent the last four...

03/20/2017 1:18 PM

NEA in Motion: Balado is New A-State Men's Basketball Coach

The ASU Red Wolves have a new Men's Basketball head coach.

03/20/2017 9:57 AM

Red Wolf Rugby Knocks Off Davenport

Red Wolf Rugby Knocks Off Davenport

JONESBORO — Arkansas State University scored three times in the second half to come from behind and defeat Davenport University, 33-19, Saturday afternoon...

03/18/2017 6:00 PM

Fowler Center to Present Concert by Dailey and Vincent

Fowler Center to Present Concert by Dailey and Vincent

Arkansas State University’s Fowler Center, 201 Olympic Drive, will present "An Evening with Dailey and Vincent" as its last performance in the 2016-17 ...

03/18/2017 1:00 PM

Arkansas court rejects effort to block inmate's execution

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — The Arkansas Supreme Court has rejected an effort to block the execution for one of eight inmates who are scheduled to be put ...

03/16/2017 11:16 AM

ASP Activates Silver Alert for Missing Woodruff Co Woman

Arkansas State Police have activated a Silver Alert for a missing Woodruff County woman and local authorities are requesting help from the public. The ...

03/16/2017 10:40 AM