Arkansas http://kasu.org en Pryor discusses state travels, Central America trip, and more on KASU http://kasu.org/post/pryor-discusses-state-travels-central-america-trip-and-more-kasu <p>U.S. Senator Mark Pryor (D-AR) talked about his stops around the state during the August recess, a recent trade mission&nbsp;with other lawmakers to Panama and Columbia, and election year issues, in his monthly visit with KASU...</p> Thu, 23 Aug 2012 13:48:39 +0000 MSMITH 16807 at http://kasu.org Interstate rehabilitation starts this fall http://kasu.org/post/interstate-rehabilitation-starts-fall <p>Bids will be awarded next month on the first projects that will make up a major interstate rehabilitation project in Arkansas.&nbsp; Over 450 miles of interstate highways, including all of Interstate 55 from West Memphis to the Missouri Bootheel, will be rebuilt over the next couple of years.&nbsp; KASU&#39;s Johnathan Reaves tells more.</p> Wed, 15 Aug 2012 12:47:33 +0000 Johnathan Reaves 16404 at http://kasu.org Making A Difference-Main Street Arkansas http://kasu.org/post/making-difference-main-street-arkansas <p>Numerous cities around the state are trying to spur more economic development by revitalization of their downtown.&nbsp; In this edition of Making A Difference, KASU&#39;s Johnathan Reaves takes a look at Main Street Arkansas and how this program is affecting Paragould and Osceola.&nbsp;</p> Wed, 25 Jul 2012 14:12:30 +0000 Johnathan Reaves 15277 at http://kasu.org Bed bugs increasing in Arkansas http://kasu.org/post/bed-bugs-increasing-arkansas <p>The number of bed bugs is increasing across the state.&nbsp; KASU&#39;s Johnathan Reaves discusses why the bed bugs are becoming more of a problem and what you can do about it.&nbsp;</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p>Here is a link about bed bugs from the Arkansas Department of Health:</p><p><a href="http://www.healthy.arkansas.gov/programsServices/environmentalHealth/generalSanitation/Pages/BedBugs.aspx">http://www.healthy.arkansas.gov/programsServices/environmentalHealth/generalSanitation/Pages/BedBugs.aspx<span style="display: none;">&nbsp;</span></a></p> Tue, 03 Jul 2012 10:04:48 +0000 Johnathan Reaves 14238 at http://kasu.org Bed bugs increasing in Arkansas Scott Ellington Interview http://kasu.org/post/scott-ellington-interview <p>Another candidate for the First Congressional&nbsp;District US&nbsp;House seat&nbsp;joined KASU&#39;s Johnathan Reaves for an interview.&nbsp; Scott Ellington&nbsp;is running for the seat in the upcoming&nbsp;May primary.&nbsp;&nbsp;Ellington tells about himself,&nbsp;talks about the economy and jobs in this interview.</p> Thu, 15 Mar 2012 11:45:43 +0000 Johnathan Reaves 8782 at http://kasu.org Great Central US Shakeout February 7 http://kasu.org/post/great-central-us-shakeout-february-7 <p>A major earthquake drill&nbsp;covering nine states&nbsp;takes place&nbsp;Tuesday, February 7th.&nbsp; It&#39;s called the&nbsp;Great Central US Shakeout.&nbsp;&nbsp;KASU&#39;s Johnathan Reaves tells more about it&nbsp;in this report.&nbsp;</p> Thu, 02 Feb 2012 13:42:55 +0000 Johnathan Reaves 6620 at http://kasu.org World Book Night signups going on now http://kasu.org/post/world-book-night-signups-going-now <p>An event to get free books into the hands of non-readers will take&nbsp;place in April.&nbsp; Those interested in participating&nbsp;in this event have until February first to&nbsp;sign up.&nbsp; KASU&#39;s&nbsp;Johnathan Reaves tells&nbsp;more in this report.</p> Mon, 30 Jan 2012 11:26:15 +0000 Johnathan Reaves 6529 at http://kasu.org Beebe looks at 2012 http://kasu.org/post/beebe-looks-2012 <p>After a tough 2011,&nbsp;Arkansas Governor Mike Beebe&nbsp;looks at what 2012 will bring. KASU&#39;s Johnathan Reaves files this report.</p> Tue, 03 Jan 2012 12:58:15 +0000 Johnathan Reaves 5104 at http://kasu.org George Hubbard: Lights of the Delta http://kasu.org/post/george-hubbard-lights-delta <p>Lights of the Delta is going on in Blytheville.&nbsp;&nbsp;KASU&#39;s Johnathan Reaves interviewed Executive Director&nbsp;George Hubbard&nbsp;about the Lights and the&nbsp;impact they&nbsp;have had on Blytheville.</p> Mon, 12 Dec 2011 11:14:27 +0000 Johnathan Reaves 4001 at http://kasu.org More snow on the way? http://kasu.org/post/more-snow-way <p>With two winter events in two&nbsp;weeks,&nbsp;one question&nbsp;being asked is whether&nbsp;this is an indicator of&nbsp;an active winter weather season approaching.&nbsp; KASU&#39;s Johnathan Reaves&nbsp;asked Meteorologist&nbsp;Johnathan Howell that question in this report.&nbsp;</p> Thu, 08 Dec 2011 12:38:58 +0000 Johnathan Reaves 3781 at http://kasu.org Pearl Harbor Remembrance on Day December 7 http://kasu.org/post/pearl-harbor-remembrance-day-december-7 <p>December&nbsp;7th marks the&nbsp;70th anniversary of the Japanese attack on Pearl&nbsp;Harbor.&nbsp; Congresswoman Jo Ann Emerson from Missouri remembers&nbsp;those who served and&nbsp;talks about the&nbsp;importance of remembering the day.&nbsp; KASU&#39;s Johnathan Reaves&nbsp;files this report.</p> Tue, 06 Dec 2011 12:44:55 +0000 Johnathan Reaves 3661 at http://kasu.org Visit the Natural State! http://kasu.org/post/visit-natural-state <p>There is a lot to do across Arkansas through the rest of November.&nbsp; KASU&#39;s Johnathan Reaves talks with Kimberly Williams with the Arkansas Department of Parks and Tourism and she tells about great events going on across the state.</p> Fri, 11 Nov 2011 14:43:25 +0000 Johnathan Reaves 2459 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 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 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