Walnut Ridge http://kasu.org en Stan Perkins Interview (Part Four of Four) http://kasu.org/post/stan-perkins-interview-part-four-four <P>In the conclusion of his interview with Stan Perkins, KASU's Mike Doyle asks Perkins about his own musical career.&nbsp; Perkins, son of Rock and Roll Hall of Fame member Carl Perkins, performs this Saturday in downtown Walnut Ridge as part of the Beatles At The Ridge festival. Perkins will perform with the Beatles tribute band the Liverpool Legends and with Sonny Burgess and the Legendary Pacers.</P> Tue, 11 Sep 2012 14:45:12 +0000 mscarbro 17728 at http://kasu.org Stan Perkins Interview (Part Three of Four) http://kasu.org/post/stan-perkins-interview-part-three-four <P>In anticipation of this Saturday's Beatles On The Ridge festival in downtown Walnut Ridge, KASU's Mike Doyle spoke with headlining musician, Stan Perkins.&nbsp; In this portion of the interview, Stan tells more stories of the travels of early rock-and-roll musicians along what is now the Rock And Roll Highway.</P> Tue, 11 Sep 2012 14:42:04 +0000 mscarbro 17727 at http://kasu.org Stan Perkins Interview (Part Two of Four) http://kasu.org/post/stan-perkins-interview-part-two-four <P>KASU's Mike Doyle continues his interview with Stan Perkins, son of rock-and-roll legend Carl Perkins, talking about the connections that Northeast Arkansas has with the pioneers of rock-and-roll.</P> Tue, 11 Sep 2012 14:35:46 +0000 mscarbro 17726 at http://kasu.org Making a Difference-Children's Shelter http://kasu.org/post/making-difference-childrens-shelter <P>Every day, the Children's Shelter in Walnut Ridge provides a safe place for children and their siblings who are removed from their homes due to abuse or neglect.&nbsp; In this edition of Making a Difference, KASU's Johnathan Reaves examines Children's Shelter and looks at some of the challenges they face.</P> Wed, 29 Aug 2012 13:43:02 +0000 Johnathan Reaves 17107 at http://kasu.org Dr. Jerol Swaim retires from Wiliams Baptist College http://kasu.org/post/dr-jerol-swaim-retires-wiliams-baptist-college <p>After 48 years of service to&nbsp;Williams Baptist College, 17 of those years as President,&nbsp;Dr. Jerol&nbsp;Swaim is&nbsp;retiring.&nbsp;&nbsp;KASU&#39;s Johnathan Reaves features Swaim in this&nbsp;report.</p> Mon, 16 Apr 2012 12:51:36 +0000 Johnathan Reaves 10394 at http://kasu.org Children's Shelter benefit http://kasu.org/post/childrens-shelter-benefit <p>A benefit&nbsp;for Children&#39;s Shelter&nbsp;in Walnut Ridge&nbsp;takes place&nbsp;March 31st.&nbsp;&nbsp;KASU&#39;s Johnathan Reaves&nbsp;takes a look at&nbsp;how the&nbsp;organization&nbsp;helps children who come out of&nbsp;difficult&nbsp;circumstances.</p> Fri, 30 Mar 2012 11:44:58 +0000 Johnathan Reaves 9606 at http://kasu.org