Veterans http://kasu.org en Boozman talks world, farm, and veteran issues on KASU http://kasu.org/post/boozman-talks-world-farm-and-veteran-issues-kasu <p>U.S. Senator John Boozman (R-AR) discussed global unrest, the need for a new Farm Bill, and his point of view on the veteran's jobs bill, in this month's interview with KASU.</p> Tue, 25 Sep 2012 13:47:46 +0000 MSMITH 18404 at http://kasu.org Crawford on rice, the Farm Bill, and more http://kasu.org/post/crawford-rice-farm-bill-and-more <p>In an interview with KASU, U.S. Representative Rick Crawford (R-AR) discussed the safety of rice products and the need for a new Farm Bill. He also addressed the rejection of a veteran's jobs bill in the Senate, and talked about his campaign for re-election. Click on the link for the entire interview.</p> Fri, 21 Sep 2012 15:26:27 +0000 MSMITH 18247 at http://kasu.org Pryor discusses veteran's jobs bill and more on KASU http://kasu.org/post/pryor-discusses-veterans-jobs-bill-and-more-kasu <p>In this month's visit with KASU, U.S. Senator Mark Pryor talked about the Veteran's Job Corp Act, which was block this week by Senate Republicans. He also discussed recent unrest in Libya and Egypt, budget issues, and more. Click on the link for the whole interview.</p><p></p> Fri, 21 Sep 2012 15:20:07 +0000 MSMITH 18246 at http://kasu.org Emerson talks farms, post offices, veterans issues on KASU http://kasu.org/post/emerson-talks-farms-post-offices-veterans-issues-kasu <p>U.S.&nbsp;Representative Jo Ann Emerson (R-MO) discussed farm issues and impending farm&nbsp;legislation,&nbsp;postal reform&nbsp;proposals,&nbsp;economic issues, veterans issues and Memorial Day, in this&nbsp;month&#39;s KASU interview.&nbsp;Click on the &quot;Listen&quot; link&nbsp;for the whole interview.</p> Fri, 25 May 2012 13:53:44 +0000 MSMITH 12345 at http://kasu.org Pryor reviews primary, talks budget, post offices, and veterans issues on KASU http://kasu.org/post/pryor-reviews-primary-talks-budget-post-offices-and-veterans-issues-kasu <p>U.S. Senator Mark Pryor&nbsp;(D-AR)&nbsp;looks at&nbsp;the results of&nbsp;the Arkansas primary election, discusses the budget process,&nbsp;the temporary stay&nbsp;on post office&nbsp;closures,&nbsp;and&nbsp;legislation he&#39;s&nbsp;proposing for veterans, in this month&#39;s talk with KASU.&nbsp;Click the &quot;Listen&quot; link for the&nbsp;whole interview.</p> Thu, 24 May 2012 13:59:32 +0000 MSMITH 12296 at http://kasu.org Operation Sidekick holds Scavenger Hunt in Jonesboro http://kasu.org/post/operation-sidekick-holds-scavenger-hunt-jonesboro <p>As a fundraiser for the Wounded Warrior Project of Jonesboro and the surrounding area, Operation Sidekick will hold the first ever Scavenger Hunt in Jonesboro.&nbsp; KASU&#39;s Johnathan Reaves tells more about the weekend event.</p> Tue, 15 Nov 2011 13:38:59 +0000 Johnathan Reaves 2636 at http://kasu.org Arkansas Veterans recognized http://kasu.org/post/arkansas-veterans-recognized-0 <p>November 11th is Veterans Day.&nbsp; Veterans are recognized for their service today.&nbsp; The first induction ceremonies of the Arkansas Military Veterans Hall of Fame will take place in Conway tonight.&nbsp; KASU&#39;s Johnathan Reaves wraps up a five part series today as he tells about other ways that veterans are recognized, and he&nbsp;tells how&nbsp;Arkansas State University has played a big role in helping veterans.</p> Fri, 11 Nov 2011 14:13:34 +0000 Johnathan Reaves 2457 at http://kasu.org Pryor discusses the economy, rural post offices, and Veterans Day on KASU http://kasu.org/post/pryor-discusses-economy-rural-post-offices-and-veterans-day-kasu <p>U.S. Senator Mark Pryor covered a wide variety of topics in his monthly talk with KASU, including the possible closure of rural post offices.&nbsp;To start, though,&nbsp;Pryor says the economic crisis in Europe has far-reaching consequences....</p> Thu, 10 Nov 2011 14:49:05 +0000 MSMITH 2387 at http://kasu.org Arkansas Military Veterans Hall of Fame funding http://kasu.org/post/arkansas-military-veterans-hall-fame-funding <p>The first induction ceremony of the Arkansas Military Veterans Hall of Fame will be held Friday, November 11th in Conway.&nbsp; In part four of our five part series, KASU&#39;s Johnathan Reaves discusses how the new Hall of Fame will be funded and where it will be housed.</p> Thu, 10 Nov 2011 13:41:21 +0000 Johnathan Reaves 2383 at http://kasu.org Senator Boozman discusses debt reduction, infrastructure Veterans Day and more with KASU http://kasu.org/post/senator-boozman-discusses-debt-reduction-infrastructure-veterans-day-and-more-kasu <p>U.S. Senator John Boozman of Arkansas talked about the impending deadline for the debt-reduction Super-committee, tax reform, infrastructure needs, and Veterans Day, among a host of topics on this month&#39;s visit with KASU....</p> Wed, 09 Nov 2011 14:54:24 +0000 MSMITH 2322 at http://kasu.org Arkansas Military Veterans Hall of Fame inductees http://kasu.org/post/arkansas-military-veterans-hall-fame-inductees <p>The first induction ceremony of the Arkansas Military Veterans Hall of Fame will be held Friday night in Conway.&nbsp; In part three of a five part series, KASU&#39;s Johnathan Reaves tells who makes up the first class of veterans inducted.&nbsp;</p> Wed, 09 Nov 2011 13:47:09 +0000 Johnathan Reaves 2319 at http://kasu.org Arkansas Military Veterans Hall of Fame selection process http://kasu.org/post/arkansas-military-veterans-hall-fame-selection-process <p>The Arkansas Military Veterans Hall of Fame has been established and the first induction ceremony will be held Friday night in Conway.&nbsp; In part two of a five part series, KASU&#39;s Johnathan Reaves focuses on how inductees will be selected.</p> Wed, 09 Nov 2011 12:52:09 +0000 Johnathan Reaves 2317 at http://kasu.org Arkansas Military Veterans Hall of Fame Established http://kasu.org/post/arkansas-military-veterans-hall-fame-established <p>Arkansas has many Halls of Fame, but until recently a Hall of Fame had not been established for veterans. In the first of a five part series, KASU&#39;s Johnathan Reaves focuses on how the Arkansas Military Veterans Hall of Fame got its start.&nbsp;</p> Wed, 09 Nov 2011 12:22:17 +0000 Johnathan Reaves 2315 at http://kasu.org