5 hrs ago
From left, Valerie, Christopher, and Chris Hamilton at PSU Move-In Day Monday.
And sad. It was Move-In Day at the university, and the campus was buzzing with students, parents, and PSU athletic team members, who were helping the students move in.
11 hrs ago
County educators take part in ESL Academy
Public educators from across the state recently participated in the English as a Second Language graduate training program.
18 hrs ago
When Critical Issues Make For "Bottom-Tier" Visual Stories: Take Education
It has become something of a photojournalistic convention to go for the shocking image.
Mon Sep 01, 2014
Last passenger pigeon died 100 years ago today
An almost unthinkable thing happened 100 years ago today, when Martha, the last known passenger pigeon, died at the Cincinnati Zoo.
Sun Aug 31, 2014
Business beat - Sun, 31 Aug 2014 PST
Receive FREE access by logging in to or creating your Spokesman.com account. Lynn Carpenter-Boggs has been named a recipient of the Washington State University Alumni Association Alumni Achievement Award.
Sat Aug 30, 2014
First-time jobs can teach skills helpful in later careers
Kent McAnally, director of Career Services at Washburn University, said people can learn skills at their first jobs that can help them later in their careers.
Rosanne Cash takes the road to her roots
She stood on the Tallahatchie Bridge, gazing at the muddy water made famous in the hit song "Ode to Billie Joe."
Fri Aug 29, 2014
New details: Investigators know how fires were started in Fayetteville arson case
New details have emerged in an arson investigation involving two vehicles, one of which belonged to University of Arkansas quarterback Brandon Allen.
Bill Carter reflects on fourth annual Johnny Cash Music Festival
Having had a few days to catch his breath, Bill Carter can now look back at the fourth annual Johnny Cash Music Festival -held again at the Arkansas State University's Convocation Center in Jonesboro on Aug. 15--and assess what it might take to top it.
Thu Aug 28, 2014
Alexandra Cowley joins ABC6 News anchor desk
Alexandra Cowley will join John Deluca at the ABC6 anchor desk weeknights for ABC6 News beginning Aug. 20, according to an announcement by Nic Moye, news director at WLNE-TV/ABC6.
Northwest Health System gets new CEO
He started Aug. 18 and replaces Dan McKay who took over as CEO of Sparks Health System in Fort Smith on Monday.
ASU students show up for football despite downward trend
It's almost time to kick off college football around the country, but will students of those colleges be at stadiums cheering? The Wall Street Journal reports the average student attendance is down 7.1 percent since 2009.
The Boyhood Home of Johnny Cash: Here's a Look at the Kitchen
Johnny Cash was 3 years old when his family relocated to Dyess Colony, a federal project to relocate farmers during the Great Depression.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
Teen impaled by golf club in freak frat party accident
At a cookout Aug.19 during rush at an Arkansas State University frat house, a college kid hit a football, thrown by a friend, with a golf club.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
Students at North Carolina State University have developed a nail polish # that can detect the presence of date rape drugs.
A-State Announces $5M Contribution to "Centennial Expansion" Project
The Arkansas State Athletics Department announced Tuesday the single largest personal gift commitment in its history, a $5 million contribution by the Johnny Allison family that will be used in conjunction with A-State's "Centennial Expansion" project.
Westside Elementary shows their A-State pride
JONESBORO, AR - Students at Westside Elementary showed their A-State pride on Tuesday.
Point of View
God's Not Dead
College freshman and devout Christian Josh Wheaton finds his faith challenged by the dogmatic and argumentative Professor Radisson , a philosophy teacher who requires his students to disavow, in writing, the existence of God on the first day of class, or face a failing grade.
Don't Live in the Past at Work
At work, are you ruminator or a forward thinker? As researchers from Florida State University and University of Arkansas point out, one is better than the other and it doesn't really take much thought to guess the right answer.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
Perkins & Co Adds Two Shareholders
Elder joined Perkins & Co in 1998 and is a leader of the firm's Employee benefit plan audit practice group, where she is instrumental in the growth and development of the niche.