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Vaughn Estate Gift Establishes Three Endowed Professorships

Vaughn Estate Gift Establishes Three Endowed Professorships

Three veteran faculty members are the first recipients of Vaughn Endowed Professorships at Arkansas State University. The professorships have been created...

09/19/2017 2:15 PM

Jim and Wanda Lee Vaughn Estate Gift, Largest in A-State History, Will Create New Faculty and Student Opportunities

Jim and Wanda Lee Vaughn Estate Gift, Largest in A-State History, Will Create New Faculty and Student Opportunities

How one identified Jim and Wanda Lee Vaughn depended on how one came to know them, whether it was through their professional careers, their passion for...

09/19/2017 1:45 PM

NEA in Motion: A-State Unveils New Vaughn Student Lounge at the Carl R. Reng Student Union

The Arkansas State University Board of Trustees recently approved a resolution to honor the late James E. and Wanda Lee Vaughn. The Carl R. Reng Student...

09/19/2017 11:10 AM

GOP donor launches super PAC to support Corker challenger

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Car dealership owner Lee Beaman is launching a super PAC to support Andy Ogles' bid for the U.S. Senate seat held by Republican...

09/19/2017 11:05 AM

Judge to decide if state must provide execution drug labels

Judge to decide if state must provide execution drug labels LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — An Arkansas judge has opened a hearing on whether the state must give...

09/19/2017 10:59 AM

Missouri Highway Patrol carrying opioid overdose drug

ST. JOSEPH, Mo. (AP) — The Missouri State Highway Patrol troopers will all be carrying an opioid overdose reversal medication once they complete training...

09/19/2017 9:50 AM

A-State signs leases for disaster training sites in Walnut Ridge, Imboden

Arkansas State University has signed leases with the cities of Walnut Ridge and Imboden for the place of facilities that would house disaster preparedness...

09/19/2017 8:31 AM

The 604 KASU Newscast: 270 Arkansans File for Medical Marijuana Dispensary License

This is the 6:04 KASU newscast for Tuesday, September 19th. Here are the stories reported this morning: MARIJUANA DEADLINE : Monday was the deadline for...

09/19/2017 7:41 AM

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09/19/2017 12:00 AM

A-State Signs Leases For Disaster Preparedness Training Sites

A-State Signs Leases For Disaster Preparedness Training Sites

Arkansas State University signed long-term lease agreements today with the cities of Imboden and Walnut Ridge for land that will be used to build facilities...

09/18/2017 4:30 PM

Federal trial delayed in Arkansas for Tennessee rapper

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — An Arkansas trial has been delayed for a Tennessee rapper and his bodyguard, who face federal weapons charges The scheduled Monday...

09/18/2017 7:22 AM

The 604 KASU Newscast: Medical Marijuana Dispensary License Deadline Today

This is the 6:04 KASU newscast for Monday, September 18th. Here are the stories reported this morning: MARIJUANA DEADLINE: Today is the deadline for entities...

09/18/2017 7:11 AM

ASU President Reaffirms Support for New Productivity Funding; Trustees Honor Fallen Newport Police Officer

ASU President Reaffirms Support for New Productivity Funding; Trustees Honor Fallen Newport Police Officer

Arkansas State University System President Chuck Welch today reiterated his support for the state’s new higher education productivity model during a meeting...

09/15/2017 4:30 PM

ASU Board of Trustees approve disaster management training sites, honor slain officer

The Arkansas State University Board of Trustees passed plans to build facilities in Imboden and Walnut Ridge for use in a disaster preparedness training...

09/15/2017 2:20 PM

Artrageous to Open 2017-18 Riceland Series at Fowler Center

Artrageous to Open 2017-18 Riceland Series at Fowler Center

"Artrageous" is set to present the opening performance in the 2017-18 Riceland Distinguished Performance Series at Fowler Center. The Artrageous troupe...

09/15/2017 10:30 AM

NEA in Motion: Arkansas State University Board of Trustees Meeting for September 2017

The Arkansas State University Board of Trustees are meeting today at the Cooper Alumni Center on the Jonesboro campus. Here is a video of the meeting:

09/15/2017 10:28 AM

Arkansas residents with health care insurance rise

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — A government agency survey says the percentage of Arkansas residents with health care insurance is on the rise, putting the state...

09/15/2017 9:06 AM

Arkansas State eyes training sites in Imboden, Walnut Ridge

JONESBORO, Ark. (AP) — The board of trustees for Arkansas State University is considering plans to build facilities in Imboden and Walnut Ridge for use...

09/15/2017 8:57 AM

The 604 KASU Newscast: ASU Board of Trustees Considers Naming Department After Slain Officer

This is the 6:04 KASU newscast for Friday, September 15th. Here are the stories reported this morning: ARKANSAS STATE-TRUSTEES: The Arkansas State University...

09/15/2017 7:19 AM

New Public Programming Coming to Bradbury Art Museum

New Public Programming Coming to Bradbury Art Museum

“Poetry Night at BAM” will be the first event in a new series of programs at Bradbury Art Museum. This series will feature diverse programming and provide...

09/14/2017 4:30 PM

Arkansas State eyes training centers in Imboden, Walnut Ridge

Arkansas State eyes training sites in Imboden, Walnut Ridge JONESBORO, Ark. (AP) — The board of trustees for Arkansas State University is considering plans...

09/14/2017 11:49 AM

Music Faculty to Perform Tuesday in Recital Series

Music Faculty to Perform Tuesday in Recital Series

The Department of Music at Arkansas State University will present the first concert in the 2017-2018 Faculty Recital Series on Tuesday, Sept. 19, at 7:30...

09/14/2017 11:00 AM

ASU Board of Trustees to consider naming Criminal Justice Department for slain Newport officer

The Arkansas State University Board of Trustees will consider naming ASU-Newport’s Criminal Justice Department after a slain Newport police officer. Lt...

09/14/2017 10:25 AM

ASU Board of Trustees to meet September 15

The Arkansas State University Board of Trustees will meet September 15th at 10:00 am at the Cooper Alumni Center at Arkansas State University. You can ...

09/14/2017 9:17 AM

Arkansan chosen to be head of the Delta Regional Authority

This is a press release from the Delta Regional Authority: President Donald J. Trump has announced his intent to nominate Christopher Caldwell of Little...

09/14/2017 9:12 AM

The 604 KASU Newscast: Jonesboro City Officials To Hear Concerns of Ward 1 and 2 Residents

This is the 6:04 KASU newscast for Thursday, September 14th. Here are the stories reported this morning: WARD MEETINGS: Jonesboro City Officials are conducting...

09/14/2017 8:07 AM

Voters in Baxter County support sales tax for jail expansion

MOUNTAIN HOME, Ark. (AP) — Voters in Baxter County have approved two sales tax measures that will expand the county jail and fund Mountain Home's fire ...

09/14/2017 8:06 AM

A-State To Hold First Study Abroad Fair

A-State To Hold First Study Abroad Fair

JONESBORO – Arkansas State University will hold its first-ever Study Abroad Fair, Friday, Oct. 6, at Centennial Hall in the Carl R. Reng Student Union,...

09/13/2017 4:30 PM

Woman, 62, sickened by Legionnaires at Graceland hotel dies

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — A Kentucky woman was sickened by Legionnaires' disease after staying at a hotel near the Tennessee home of famed singer Elvis Presley...

09/13/2017 11:47 AM