3 hrs ago
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.
7 hrs ago
Wall Street Journal
Small U.S. Cities Prove To Be A Big Draw For Foreign Students
Small cities are among the biggest beneficiaries of a wave of foreign students studying at U.S. universities, according to a Brookings Institution study.
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
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.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
Freshman Girl Impaled By Golf Club at ASU Fraternity Party
Natalie Eaton, 18, was impaled by a golf club in a freak accident at one of Arkansas State University's first parties of this year.
Police: Arkansas teens found with stolen car, gun
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Fri Aug 22, 2014
A-State Researcher Leading Study for National Science Foundation-funded Project
A federally-funded research project that will lead to a new system for analyzing factors that inhibit plant growth is getting underway at Arkansas State University.
Freshman girl, 18, in critical condition after being impaled with...
Freshman girl, 18, in critical condition after being impaled with golf club at fraternity party on the second day of college An unnamed 20-year-old was hitting a football with a golf club when the shaft snapped and went flying at Eaton's throat She woke up on Thursday and was responsive and able to move - exceeding doctors' warning that she may be ... (more)
Thu Aug 21, 2014
College Freshman Impaled In The Neck By Golf Club In Frat House 'Freak Accident'
A freshman student was reportedly impaled in the neck by a broken golf club at an Arkansas State University frat house this week in what has been described as a "freak accident."
Arkansas State University announces Mexico campus will be delayed
JONESBORO, AR - Arkansas State University will delay the opening of a new campus in Mexico by one year, according to Arkansas State University Chancellor Tim Hudson.
Student impaled by golf club at fraternity
An 18-year-old female Arkansas State University student was in critical condition at a hospital after being impaled in the neck by a golf club that broke apart in an accident at a fraternity, the university said on Thursday.
Jonesboro paper says police chief bullied reporter
JONESBORO, AR - The publisher of the Jonesboro Sun wants the city police chief to quit, saying the chief bullied one of the newspaper's reporters into quitting by making derogatory statements about her on Facebook.
Man gets 35 years for '12 LR slaying
A 22-year-old Little Rock man accepted a 35-year prison sentence Wednesday for participating in the murder and armed robbery of a 50-year-old man killed on his own front porch while trying to fight off two masked men, deputy prosecutor Kelly Ward said.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
The City Wire
Mitt Romney endorses Hutchinson in Arkansas gubernatorial race
The 2012 Republican presidential nominee paid a visit to Northeast Arkansas, endorsing fellow Republican Asa Hutchinson in this year's gubernatorial election.
Johnny Cash boyhood home opens
After years of fundraising and restoration work, Johnny Cash's boyhood home in east Arkansas is officially open to the public as a museum.
More details released about accident at Kappa Alpha house
JONESBORO, AR - A freshman student and sorority member at Arkansas State University was severely injured Tuesday night at a fraternity house, according to an incident report filed with the Arkansas State University Police Department.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Sources: ASU student hurt at frat house
JONESBORO, AR - An Arkansas State University sorority member was injured Tuesday night at a fraternity house on the Jonesboro campus.
Families Inc Score a Touch Down, Howl for Humanity organization
JONESBORO, AR - Arkansas State University's Howl made an appearance at the Families Inc. Counseling Services in Jonesboro Tuesday evening.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Depression colony cashing in on Johnny Cash's fame
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