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  1. Forecasters: Ice, snow hit Arkansas, Missouri, OklahomaRead the original story

    1 hr ago | KSL-TV

    ... freezing rain, sleet and snow across portions of Oklahoma and northern Arkansas. Officials at Arkansas State University canceled classes at 1 p.m., and state high school basketball tournaments that were to begin Wednesday night were postponed until ...

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  2. College Student Who Walks Home In Cold After McDonald's Shift Gets Help From Kind Cop, InternetRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Switched

    ... finishing his shift at McDonald's when he was stopped by Shipman. Unable to afford a car, the Arkansas State University student explained that he makes the daily four-mile trek from his apartment to his job by foot. "I asked [Taylor], 'So you went ...

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  3. Chancellor Sought for Arkansas State University Mid-SouthRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Daily News

    Arkansas State University and Mid-South Community College have started the search for a chancellor when the two merge later this year. The community college in West Memphis will become Arkansas State University Mid-South on July 1, pending approval by the Higher Learning Commission.

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  4. Late Tuckerman couple leave gift for ASU stadium projectRead the original story

    Monday | USA Today

    A late Tuckerman couple has left a more than $650,000 gift to support expansion and upgrades of the Arkansas State University football stadium. ASU announced Tuesday that the gift from Ezra and Verbeth Coe will help pay for new club and suite-level seating at Centennial Bank Stadium.

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  5. Tuckerman Couple Give $650K to A-State Stadium ProjectRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | ArkansasBusiness.com

    Arkansas State University is using more than $650,000 of an almost $1 million estate gift to help finance construction of new club and suite-level seating at Centennial Bank Stadium in Jonesboro.

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  6. Behind the NewsGov. Asa Hutchinson's carefully crafted budget for...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Daily Record

    ... has proposed increased funding, albeit by using reserve funds. Dr. Charles Welch, president of the Arkansas State University system, told his Board of Trustees Friday that HB 1346 would be "catastrophic" for higher education because it would require ...

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  7. Center could benefit university, NEARead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Courier

    Coincidentally, I was attending a convention in Branson, Mo., when the news broke that Arkansas State University at Jonesboro is close to finalizing an agreement that could bring a hotel and convention center to campus. At Branson the 200 or so members and guests of the Missouri-Arkansas District of Kiwanis International were uncertain about how long we'd be convened because a snowstorm had hit the night before and freezing rain was predicted to continue.

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  8. Soup's on. Drinks, too. Free for legislators. You pay.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Arkansas Times

    ... Cooperatives of Arkansas. (Ratepayers contribute to their cash flow.) COCKTAILS: 6-6:30 p.m., Arkansas State University offices, Top floor Woodland Building, Associated General Contractors of Arkansas and Arkansas Subcontractors Association. ...

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  9. Rosanne Cash connects with south, family and fans with The River and the ThreadRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | Canada.com

    ... with that place. It's why she was so inspired when she returned to the region at the behest of Arkansas State University who asked if she would participate in a series of concerts to raise money to buy her father's boyhood home in Arkansas. That was ...

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  10. MIC launches welding caravanRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 1 | Trinidad Guardian

    ... in a number of institutions worldwide including the Lincoln Weld School of Cleveland, Ohio; Arkansas State University, the United States Army in Fort Lee Virginia and by the American Welding Society (AWS), which happens to be the certifying body for ...

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  11. Delta Regional Authority hosts entrepreneur competitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 28 | KAIT-TV

    JONESBORO, AR - Entrepreneurs from Arkansas, Tennessee and Mississippi offered up their best ideas at the Delta Challenge pitch competition Saturday. The Delta Regional Authority hosted the competition at Arkansas State University to pick three entrepreneurs to attend New Orleans Entrepreneur Week.

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  12. Hotel complex in works at ASURead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 28 | Arkansas Online

    Arkansas State University is working to finalize a lease agreement that would allow for the development of a $35 million to $45 million on-campus hotel and convention center.

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  13. A-State Negotiates for Embassy Suites, Conference Center on CampusRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | ArkansasBusiness.com

    Arkansas State University is negotiating with O'Reilly Hospitality Management LLC for a land lease agreement that would develop an Embassy Suites hotel, a conference center and Houlihan's restaurant on campus.

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  14. ASU bans e-cigarettes on campusRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | Arkansas Online

    JONESBORO - Arkansas State University has banned the use of e-cigarettes on its campus.

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  15. ASU plans hotel and conference center on campusRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | Arkansas Times

    Arkansas State University said today it is negotiating with a private company to build a hotel and conference center on campus, a $35 to $45 million investment that would produce ground lease payments to ASU. O'Reilly Hospitality Management might build an Embassy Suites hotel, a conference center and Houlihan's restaurant, Chancellor Tim Hudson said.

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  16. A-State in negotiations to build hotel, restaurant, conference centerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | KAIT-TV

    JONESBORO, AR - Arkansas State University is one step closer to building a convention center and hotel on campus. Chancellor Tim Hudson announced Friday the college is negotiating a land lease agreement with O'Reilly Hospitality Management LLC to develop an Embassy Suites hotel, conference center and a Houlihan's restaurant.

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  17. Downtown Jonesboro Association reflects on a good 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | KAIT-TV

    ... a a lot of signature happenings for downtown such as alive after five, pack pride weekend with Arkansas State University and Pumpkin Palooza so we had a very successful year last year." The association believes one of the most successful events was ...

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  18. Legislative action includes E-versity, death penalty, guns on campus rulesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | The City Wire

    ... the University of Arkansas. Bell said there would be nothing to preclude other universities, like Arkansas State University or the University of Central Arkansas, from taking advantage of the opportunity. The bill now goes to the Senate. DEATH ...

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  19. March of Dimes holds kickoff event for annual March for BabiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | KAIT-TV

    ... e annual March for Babies walk is right around the corner. The walk will take place on April 18 at Arkansas State University. Copyright 2015 KAIT . All rights reserved.

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  20. No vaping on ASU campusRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | KAIT-TV

    JONESBORO, AR - Changes made to the Arkansas State University policy earlier this week prohibits the use of vaping devices on campus. Seth Stephenson spoke to vaping enthusiasts and the school about this change tonight on Region 8 News at 6. Copyright 2015 KAIT .

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