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Traveling Arkansas: Light up the Delta and ‘hike’ in the new year!

Arkansas Department of Parks and Tourism Travel Writer Kim Williams talks about the following events happening in Arkansas during the Christmas & New Year’s...

12/16/2017 11:59 AM

A-State's 24th annual Agribusiness Conference set for Feb. 14

A-State's 24th annual Agribusiness Conference set for Feb. 14

Arkansas State University’s annual Agribusiness Conference, now in its 24th year, continues to provide timely information and agricultural policy education...

12/15/2017 3:00 PM

Most Arkansas schools approved for early start date

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) - Nearly 200 school districts in Arkansas have been approved to start the next school year five days earlier than state law permits...

12/15/2017 11:17 AM

Flu is striking states in the Deep South particularly hard

ATLANTA (AP) - Health officials say the Deep South is among the hardest-hit regions of the nation so far this flu season. In its latest update on influenza...

12/15/2017 9:34 AM

Talk Business on KASU: What Arkansas' political strategists learn from the Alabama U.S. Senate race

The Alabama U.S. Senate Special Election has been the buzz of the nation this week. Did the upset win of Doug Jones over Roy Moore change the dynamics ...

12/15/2017 9:21 AM

Missouri mayor who resigned under pressure seeks re-election

SCOTT CITY, Mo. (AP) - The former mayor of a southeast Missouri town who resigned after allegations he abused his position says he wants his job back. ...

12/14/2017 11:04 AM

Poll: Tennessee voters more moderate than they think

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - A new poll says Tennesseans are more moderate than their neighbors think they are. In the Vanderbilt University poll Thursday, ...

12/14/2017 10:23 AM

Talk Business on KASU: Democratic Governor Challenger Jared Henderson reveals platform

On Tuesday, Arkansas Democrats received an early Christmas present. Jared Henderson , 39, announced he would run for the Governor seat to challenge incumbent...

12/14/2017 10:01 AM

Mackler exits Tennessee Senate race, clearing Dem side for Bredesen

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Democrat James Mackler says he's dropping out of the U.S. Senate race in Tennessee to replace Sen. Bob Corker, a move that appears...

12/14/2017 9:22 AM

Ambassador Pardew to Speak on U.S. Foreign Policy, Book

Ambassador Pardew to Speak on U.S. Foreign Policy, Book

Former U.S. Ambassador James W. Pardew, a Jonesboro native and Arkansas State graduate, will speak on the importance of American leadership in the world...

12/13/2017 4:00 PM

Forecasters advise high fire risk for the Mid-South

High winds and dry conditions have prompted forecasters to again discourage Mid-South residents from outdoor burning. The National Weather Service has ...

12/13/2017 11:22 AM

Arkansas State athletics gets $10M gift

JONESBORO, Ark. (AP) - Arkansas State University's athletics department has received about $10 million in donations to renovate Centennial Bank Stadium...

12/12/2017 11:30 AM

Democrat announces 2018 Arkansas governor bid

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) - The former head of an education nonprofit says he's running against Republican Gov. Asa Hutchinson in Arkansas next year, marking...

12/12/2017 11:17 AM

KASU News Interview with Chintan Desai

In this interview, KASU's News Director Johnathan Reaves speaks with Chintan Desai. He is a Democratic challenger to U.S. Representative Republican Rick...

12/12/2017 8:11 AM

Inside A-State - 12/12/2017

Inside A-State - 12/12/2017

12/12/2017 12:00 AM

A-State Athletics Receives $10 Million from Allison Family, Centennial Bank

A-State Athletics Receives $10 Million from Allison Family, Centennial Bank

JONESBORO — The Arkansas State University Board of Trustees voted today to name A-State’s football field “Allison Field” and its future north end zone ...

12/11/2017 4:45 PM

Governor wants leadership change at St. Louis Veterans Home

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) - Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens says he wants his five new appointees to the state veterans commission to fire the leader of the...

12/11/2017 10:41 AM

Journalist Roy Reed, who covered civil rights movement, dies

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (AP) — Roy Reed, who covered key events during the civil rights movement for The New York Times before returning to his native Arkansas...

12/11/2017 10:18 AM

Hyperactive Missouri Gov. Greitens touts his physical feats

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Rappelling into a bull-riding rodeo event , crawling through dirt in a SWAT obstacle course and entering a burning building with...

12/11/2017 9:58 AM

Fire warning issued for much of Arkansas, Oklahoma

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Forecasters say windy, dry conditions could create dangerous wildfire conditions for much of Arkansas and northern Oklahoma on...

12/11/2017 9:22 AM

Representative Crawford talks tax reform, sexual harassment, and Israel

In this congressional interview with Congressman Rick Crawford, KASU News Director Johnathan Reaves asks about tax reform, sexual harassment allegations...

12/11/2017 8:44 AM

Fowler Center to Present American Spiritual Ensemble, Jan. 16

Fowler Center to Present American Spiritual Ensemble, Jan. 16

Arkansas State University’s Fowler Center will present the American Spiritual Ensemble in the Riceland Distinguished Performance Series Tuesday, Jan. 16...

12/11/2017 12:00 AM