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Proposed travel ban could have significant impact on Jonesboro businessman

Ahab Alammar has lived the American dream. The 28-year-old was born in Syria, but when he turned 13 his family was able to secure him a visa to come to...

02/21/2017 9:09 AM

Student Receives Katherine Franzen Scholarship

Student Receives Katherine Franzen Scholarship

JONESBORO — Clay Leder, an agricultural business major at Arkansas State University, is the new recipient of the Katherine Franzen Memorial Scholarship...

02/20/2017 3:45 PM

HPMEC to Host Papa’s Upland Bird Hunt March 4

HPMEC to Host Papa’s Upland Bird Hunt March 4

PIGGOTT — A bird hunt and dinner will celebrate author Ernest Hemingway’s hunting legacy in Northeast Arkansas, as the Hemingway-Pfeiffer Museum hosts ...

02/17/2017 3:15 PM

Concert Band and Symphonic Winds to Perform Thursday

Concert Band and Symphonic Winds to Perform Thursday

The Department of Music at Arkansas State University will present the Concert Band and Symphonic Winds in concert on Thursday, Feb. 23, at 7:30 p.m. in...

02/17/2017 9:30 AM

Undergraduate Students Present Research at Capitol Event

Undergraduate Students Present Research at Capitol Event

Eleven students from Arkansas State University presented their recent work Wednesday during the 2017 "Undergraduate Research Posters at the Arkansas State...

02/16/2017 5:15 PM

Piggott Student Wins HPMEC Art Exhibition

Piggott Student Wins HPMEC Art Exhibition

PIGGOTT — Caleb Riddle, a senior at Piggott High School, is the winner of the 15th annual Hemingway-Pfeiffer Student Art Exhibition. Winners were announced...

02/16/2017 2:15 PM

Kevin Prater Band to Perform at Next Bluegrass Monday

JONESBORO — The Kevin Prater Band will perform a concert Monday, Feb. 27, at 7 p.m. at the Collins Theatre, 120 West Emerson Street, in downtown Paragould...

02/16/2017 10:26 AM

A-State, U of A Create Dual Poultry Science Degree Program

A partnership between Arkansas’ two major universities will allow students to get a dual degree in poultry sciences. Arkansas leads the nation in poultry...

02/15/2017 5:50 PM

Kevin Prater Band to Perform at Next Bluegrass Monday

Kevin Prater Band to Perform at Next Bluegrass Monday

JONESBORO — The Kevin Prater Band will perform a concert Monday, Feb. 27, at 7 p.m. at the Collins Theatre, 120 West Emerson Street, in downtown Paragould...

02/15/2017 5:45 PM

Agreement Creates Poultry Science Dual Degree Option

Officials from Arkansas State University and the University of Arkansas met today to sign an agreement that creates a new dual degree option for A-State...

02/15/2017 4:30 PM

Trump Meets Netanyahu, Annotated

President Trump is the latest in a succession of U.S. presidents pledging unbreakable support for Israel. Last year, for instance, the US signed a $38-...

02/15/2017 11:19 AM

Free legal clinics to be held around Tennessee

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Tennessee Supreme Court has announced that free legal clinics will be held around the state to help citizens who find themselves...

02/15/2017 8:11 AM

HPMEC to Host Annual Short Story Contest

HPMEC to Host Annual Short Story Contest

PIGGOTT – The Hemingway-Pfeiffer Museum and Educational Center (HPMEC) will sponsor its fourth annual short story contest. All submissions are due to the...

02/14/2017 6:45 PM

College of Business Granted Extended Accreditation

College of Business Granted Extended Accreditation

JONESBORO — The degree programs in Arkansas State University’s College of Business have been granted an extended accreditation for another five years by...

02/14/2017 6:15 PM

Chancellor's position for A-State announced; new hire by June 1

Arkansas State University has announced that it has opened the search for a new permanent chancellor in Jonesboro. System president Dr. Charles Welch made...

02/14/2017 2:10 PM

Rosanne Cash, Kris Kristofferson to Headline Johnny Cash Heritage Festival Inaugural Concert

Rosanne Cash, Kris Kristofferson to Headline Johnny Cash Heritage Festival Inaugural Concert

JONESBORO — Two of America’s most renowned singer-songwriters will headline the first Johnny Cash Heritage Festival to be held Oct. 19-21 (Thursday through...

02/14/2017 12:15 PM