The JET Summer Youth Fare program begins again Tuesday, May 31, and runs through Sept. 2.Riders ages 12-18 will be able to ride JET for a discounted cost of 25 cents per ride or $10 for a pass with unlimited rides. Children under 12 also qualify for discounted rates but must be accompanied by an adult.To receive this discount, riders must present a school-issued picture ID to enter the bus. Unlimited-ride passes may only be purchased at the City Collector's window at the Municipal Center, 300 S. Church St.
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The Arkansas State University Board of Trustees will meet Wednesday, June 1, 2016, at 4 p.m. in the White River Room, 3rd floor, Reng Student Union on the ASU-Jonesboro Campus. A complete agenda and more information can be found at www-dot-asu system-dot-edu. This meeting is open to the public.
05/31/2016 11:13 AM
The following is a transcript of Governor Asa Hutchinson's weekly address:
05/31/2016 11:10 AM
In this interview, Congressman Rick Crawford talks about his support for Donald Trump as the Republican presumptive nominee, his thoughts on the Obama Administration's directive concerning transgender bathrooms, the new DO medical school that will be dedicated in Jonesboro Thursday, and other issues. Click on the Listen button to hear the interview.
05/31/2016 8:56 AM
A Blytheville native has won a national award for her work in advancing the state’s Career Technical Education programs.
05/31/2016 7:36 AM
Facilities Management at Arkansas State University has familiar leader with a new title. David Handwork, who has been serving as interim since last September, has been appointed assistant vice chancellor for facilities.
05/27/2016 5:45 PM
JONESBORO — In addition to Lakeport Plantation’s regular weekday tours, the Arkansas State University Heritage Site has set a Saturday summer schedule for tours from May 28 until July 30.
05/27/2016 5:30 PM
The city of Jonesboro is asking residents who have sustained damage from this week’s flooding event to contact them immediately. City officials Thursday estimated 75 properties that sustained flood damage and are expecting the number to increase. Reports of damage will be used to help the city receive state and federal assistance to help those affected. Please read the press release below for more details on how to contact the city for assistance:
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05/25/2016 12:23 PM
Derek Parnell shares his contribution to the Spring 2016 Senior Exhibition. His work is introspective in nature, using ideas of secrecy and revelation regarding his own personal life and experiences.
05/24/2016 4:00 PM
PIGGOTT, Ark. – In 1928, author Ernest Hemingway penned portions of one of the most enduring war novels in American literature, "A Farewell to Arms," at the home of his second wife Pauline Pfeiffer in Piggott, Ark.
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