U.S. Representative Rick Crawford (R-AR) will host one of only four hearings to be held on the new Farm Bill. He discusses that hearing, and he also acknowledges some First District students who have been accepted to military academies, in this month's visit with KASU. Click "Listen" to hear the entire interview.
U.S. Senator Mark Pryor (D-AR) discussed the health care law in the Supreme Court, gas prices, the Farm Bill and more, in his monthly talk with KASU. Click the "Listen" link to hear the entire interview.
In his monthly visit with KASU, U-S Senator John Boozman discussed legislation that would allow conceal-carry permits to be recognized across state lines. He also promoted opening trade with African nations, discussed budget issues and gas prices, and gave his view of the many tense situations in the Middle East. Hear the complete interview here....
More businesses are expected to line Highway 49 as the Craighead County Fairgrounds and the NEA Baptist Hopsital near completion. KASU's Johnathan Reaves talks with owners of two businesses on Hilltop as part of the Highway 49 series.
Another candidate in the First Congressional District Race was interview on KASU. Jacob Holloway plans to run as a Green Party Candidate for the race. Johnathan Reaves talks with Holloway about the nation's debt, jobs and gas prices.
Another candidate for the First Congressional District US House seat joined KASU's Johnathan Reaves for an interview. Scott Ellington is running for the seat in the upcoming May primary. Ellington tells about himself, talks about the economy and jobs in this interview.
In her monthly talk with KASU, U.S. Representative Jo Ann Emerson discussed what a new Farm Bill might bring, whether the levees are ready for Spring, and whether Rick Santorum can keep making the vote swing. Hear the whole interview here....
In our second part of our Highway 49 series, KASU's Johnathan Reaves talks about the plans for the new NEA Baptist Hospital that is being built on the highway. Reaves talks with Administrator Paul Betz in this report.
KASU's Johnathan Reaves has been working on an extensive series of stories about the major construction and development going on along Highway 49 on Jonesboro's north side. The series starts Monday, with a new story each day at 7:30 a.m., during Morning Edition. Marty Scarbrough talked with Johnathan about this series. Here is their conversation....
U.S. Senator John Boozman (R-AR) attended a National Guard breakfast on Wednesday, then called in for his monthly visit with KASU. He discussed the many concerns in the Middle East, and some of our federal budget issues on KASU. Click on the "Listen" link to hear the interview.
A book about the life of Daniel Rudd has been released. Rudd was born as a slave in 1854 and his life as a civil rights activist is featured in Cry for Justice. KASU's Johnathan Reaves talks with the book's author Dr. Gary Agee in this report.