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Census: Arkansas populations shrink in 40 counties

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) - Recent census figures show that many of Arkansas' smaller counties shrank in population, but larger counties saw growth.

03/22/2018 10:48 AM

Andy McKee Concert to Kick Off Oasis Arts Festival

Fowler Center at Arkansas State University will present renowned acoustic guitarist Andy McKee in concert Friday, April 6, at 7:30 p.m., as part of the...

03/22/2018 10:45 AM

Sympathy to the Family and Friends of Dr. Charlott Jones

The university community extends sympathy to the family, colleagues and friends of Dr. Charlott Jones, who died early this morning in Jonesboro. Jones...

03/22/2018 10:00 AM

State, local prosecutors clash over opioids lawsuits

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Tennessee attorney general says lawsuits by local prosecutors over the opioid epidemic are complicating his efforts to reach...

03/22/2018 6:57 AM

Local Superintendents React to Arkansas School Safety Commission

Arkansas Governor Asa Hutchinson has formed a committee to look at ways to improve security for teachers and students at public schools across the state...

03/22/2018 6:43 AM

EU approves Bayer takeover of Monsanto after concessions

BRUSSELS (AP) — The European Union has approved Bayer's buyout of Monsanto in a massive agriculture business deal, but says they will have to shed over...

03/21/2018 10:40 AM

Contentious sidewalk ordinance in Jonesboro gets first look in council meeting

The Jonesboro City Council took its first look at a new sidewalk ordinance Tuesday night. Alderman Joe Haffner says the new ordinance that he supports ...

03/21/2018 7:53 AM

Missouri inmate gets 2nd stay of execution from high court

ST. LOUIS (AP) — The U.S. Supreme Court granted a stay of execution for the second time in four years on Tuesday to a Missouri inmate who has a rare medical...

03/21/2018 7:52 AM

Tennessee governor proposes $30M to improve school safety

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Republican Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam on Tuesday proposed $30.2 million to improve school safety, which the administration says...

03/21/2018 7:52 AM

Hot dog chili sauce recalled due to mislabeling

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A Tennessee company has issued a recall of Southgate Hot Dog Chili Sauce distributed in 13 states due to mislabeling.

03/21/2018 7:20 AM

Women’s Business Leadership Conference Features Lunch and Learn Sessions

Women’s Business Leadership Conference Features Lunch and Learn Sessions

JONESBORO – The 2018 Women’s Business Leadership Conference at Arkansas State University will feature a new format for the lunch break that will provide...

03/20/2018 6:15 PM

Newspaper: Arkansas official quits after bribery testimony

PINE BLUFF, Ark. (AP) — A former Arkansas lawmaker who became Jefferson County's chief administrative officer after leaving the Legislature will resign...

03/20/2018 8:07 AM

Arkansas, company seek to dismiss case over execution drug

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Arkansas officials and a medical supply company want to toss out a lawsuit over the firm's claims the state misleadingly obtained...

03/20/2018 8:07 AM

Missouri man seeks second reprieve from Supreme Court

ST. LOUIS (AP) — A Missouri death row inmate whose life was spared by a last-minute stay of execution four years ago is asking the U.S. Supreme Court for...

03/20/2018 8:07 AM

Inside A-State - 03/20/2018

Inside A-State - 03/20/2018

03/20/2018 12:00 AM

Study focuses on Jonesboro and Little Rock to cut pedestrian deaths

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) - A federally funded study focusing on two Arkansas cities will serve as an outline for statewide efforts to reduce pedestrian deaths...

03/19/2018 12:40 PM

New Layer of Security Added to A-State IT Systems

New Layer of Security Added to A-State IT Systems

Students, faculty and staff at Arkansas State University will have another layer of data security while using A-State's MyCampus portal for conducting ...

03/19/2018 11:45 AM

Former NBA player's ex-wife won't face death if convicted

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) - The ex-wife of former NBA player Lorenzen Wright won't face the death penalty if convicted of killing him more than seven years ago...

03/19/2018 9:40 AM

Arkansas judge considers effort to halt marijuana licenses

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — An Arkansas judge said Friday he'll rule by the middle of next week on whether to allow the state to issue its first licenses ...

03/19/2018 8:32 AM

Talk Business on KASU: TBP Wes Brown, ADG Rex Nelson on fiscal session & reorganization

Everyone needed spring break this week to recover from last week’s end of the fiscal session and three-day special session of the Arkansas Legislature....

03/19/2018 8:28 AM

A-State Rugby Hands Clemson 57-21 Loss

A-State Rugby Hands Clemson 57-21 Loss

JONESBORO – Arkansas State University’s rugby team got back on the winning track in a big way by defeating Clemson University, 57-21, Saturday afternoon...

03/17/2018 7:15 PM

Traveling Arkansas: Mamma Mia!! It’s Spring Break in the Natural State!

Arkansas Department of Parks and Tourism Travel Writer Kim Williams talks about the following events happening in Arkansas during the weekend of March ...

03/17/2018 1:30 PM

40th Annual Convocation of Scholars Set for April

40th Annual Convocation of Scholars Set for April

Outstanding students and faculty members will be recognized during Convocation of Scholars events in April at Arkansas State University. This year's Convocation...

03/16/2018 1:30 PM

Amnesty for minor offenses in Craighead County to be granted again despite lawsuit

The Craighead County District Court is again offering amnesty for some minor offenses, which comes amid a lawsuit filed by a company who has managed the...

03/16/2018 9:50 AM

Arkansas lawmakers wrap up special session

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Arkansas lawmakers wrapped up a three-day special session Thursday by completing work on legislation pertaining to pharmacy reimbursement...

03/16/2018 8:18 AM

Talk Business on KASU: How does the Arkansas Research Alliance impact the state’s economy?

The Arkansas Research Alliance is a non-profit that ties together the states 5 research institutions: Arkansas State University, University of Arkansas...

03/16/2018 8:16 AM