KASU will join hundreds of other participants in Wednesday’s Jonesboro Regional Chamber of Commerce Business Expo. We encourage you to visit Arkansas’ largest business expo. The expo is held in the ASU Convocation Center, and is open by invitation only from 8:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Wednesday. The expo will be open to the public from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. Wednesday. Come by the KASU booth, visit members of our staff, and pick up KASU information and promotional items. Visit the other retail, corporate and non-profit institutional exhibits. See what Northeast Arkansas has to offer!
Paragould High School is one of several schools in the state that has placed a wellness center in the school. The wellness center helps students with physical and emotional problems. KASU's Johnathan Reaves files this report.
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.