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KASU Local
6:14 am
Thu February 9, 2012

Beebe on Health Care Exchanges

Arkansas Governor Mike Beebe says the state will have limited control on health care exchanges when the new federal health care law takes full effect.  KASU's Johnathan Reaves files this report.

KASU Local
7:45 am
Mon February 6, 2012

C-SPAN Bus coming to Jonesboro

C-SPAN's Campaign 2012 Bus will visit Jonesboro February 8th.  The bus will stop at Jonesboro High School and Arkansas State University.  KASU's Johnathan Reaves files this report.

KASU Local
7:42 am
Thu February 2, 2012

Great Central US Shakeout February 7

A major earthquake drill covering nine states takes place Tuesday, February 7th.  It's called the Great Central US Shakeout.  KASU's Johnathan Reaves tells more about it in this report. 

KASU Local
7:56 am
Wed February 1, 2012

2012 ASU Agribusiness Conference February 8

The 18th Annual ASU Agribusiness Conference will be held in Jonesboro.  KASU's Johnathan Reaves interviews Dr. Bert Greenwalt, Professor of Agricultural Economics at ASU's College of Agriculture and Technology.  

KASU Local
5:26 am
Mon January 30, 2012

World Book Night signups going on now

An event to get free books into the hands of non-readers will take place in April.  Those interested in participating in this event have until February first to sign up.  KASU's Johnathan Reaves tells more in this report.

KASU Local
7:57 am
Fri January 27, 2012

Ground breaking at NEA Baptist's New Cancer Center

NEA Baptist Health System's new Center for Cancer Cure opens next summer in Jonesboro.  Ground was broken at the site of the new facility, which is located on the same campus as the new NEA Hospital and Clinic that is under construction.  KASU's Johnathan Reaves was at the ground breaking and files this report.

KASU Local
7:42 am
Thu January 26, 2012

Flood Warnings for several rivers

Rains have caused rivers to swell, and flood warnings are in effect. KASU's Johnathan Reaves files this report.

KASU Local
9:07 am
Tue January 24, 2012

Boozman discusses election year issues on KASU

U.S. Senator John Boozman, a Republican from Arkansas, talked about the upcoming State of the Union address, criticized some of President Obama's recent decisions, and discussed other election year issues, in his monthly visit with KASU. Click on "Listen" for the full interview.

KASU Local
9:02 am
Tue January 24, 2012

Pryor talks election year issues on KASU

U.S. Senator Mark Pryor, a Democrat from Arkansas, talked about election year issues and more in his monthly visit with KASU. Click on "Listen" to hear the full interview.

KASU Local
8:56 am
Tue January 24, 2012

Emerson talks election year issues with KASU

U.S. Representative Jo Ann Emerson, a Republican serving Missouri's 8th Congressional District, discussed a new year and a new session, as well as election year politics and issues, in her monthly talk with KASU. Click on the Audio link to hear the full interview.

KASU Local
6:46 am
Mon January 16, 2012

New Traffic Patterns at Arkansas State University

As students and faculty go back to class January 17th, a familiar way to get on campus will no longer be available.  KASU's Johnathan Reaves files this report.

KASU Local
6:51 am
Fri January 13, 2012

Crawford brings Exports Roundtable to ASU

US Representative Rick Crawford sponsored a round table discussion on the importance of exports to Arkansas business.  KASU's Johnathan Reaves files this report.

KASU Local
6:22 am
Fri January 13, 2012

"Export University" coming to Jonesboro

Arkansas State University’s Small Business and Technology Development Center will join with the Arkansas District Export Council and the Arkansas Export Assistance Center to launch “Export University” this month. “Export University”is directed toward Arkansas companies wanting to engage in international trade or expand into new international markets.

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KASU Local
6:58 am
Tue January 3, 2012

Beebe looks at 2012

After a tough 2011, Arkansas Governor Mike Beebe looks at what 2012 will bring. KASU's Johnathan Reaves files this report.

KASU Local
6:49 am
Tue January 3, 2012

Economic Expansion for Mid South called "Mixed Bag"

Economic Expansion in the Mid South is seeing its share of ups and downs, according to the latest Burgundy Book report for the Memphis District.  KASU's Johnathan Reaves has more in this report.

KASU Local
8:47 am
Thu December 15, 2011

Pryor tackles military issues at home, partisan issues in Washington

U.S. Senator Mark Pryor discusses the end of war in Iraq, foreign policy issues, issues facing military families in Arkansas, and partisan issues in Washington, in his monthly talk with KASU. Click on the link to hear the full conversation...which starts with praise for new Arkansas State Football Coach Gus Malzahn....

KASU Local
6:14 am
Thu December 15, 2011

Malzahn is ASU's new head football coach

In a news conference yesterday, Gus Malzahn was introduced as the new head football coach at Arkansas State University in Jonesboro.  KASU's Johnathan Reaves files this report.

KASU Local
4:57 am
Wed December 14, 2011

Gus Malzahn to accept ASU head football job

Several Sources are reporting that Arkansas native Gus Malzahn will become the next head football coach at Arkansas State University.  University officials have called a news conference for 3:30 this afternoon at the Convocation Center to make the announcement.  Malzahn comes to ASU from Auburn, where he has been the offensive coordinator.  He also spent two years at Tulsa.  He spent 2006 at the University of Arkansas as offensive coordinator.  He was also a high school coach in the state, winning three championships.  Malzahn was the 2010 Broyles Award Winner as the nation’s top assistant

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KASU Local
7:49 am
Mon December 12, 2011

Lights of the Delta

The annual Lights of the Delta continue through Christmas in Blytheville.  KASU's Johnathan Reaves files this report on how the event has spurred economic growth in the town.

KASU Local
5:44 am
Mon December 12, 2011

Ruth Hawkins: Lights of the Delta

Lights of the Delta continues in Blytheville.  Executive Director of Arkansas Delta Byways Dr. Ruth Hawkins talks with KASU's Johnathan Reaves about what the event means to the state in terms of tourism. 

KASU Local
5:18 am
Mon December 12, 2011

Charles Moody: Lights of the Delta

Lights of the Delta continues in Blytheville.  On-site manager Charles Moody talks to KASU's Johnathan Reaves about putting the Lights of the Delta together every year.

KASU Local
5:14 am
Mon December 12, 2011

George Hubbard: Lights of the Delta

Lights of the Delta is going on in Blytheville.  KASU's Johnathan Reaves interviewed Executive Director George Hubbard about the Lights and the impact they have had on Blytheville.

KASU Local
7:44 am
Thu December 8, 2011

Spotlight On The Arts

A music legend is coming to the Riceland Hall at ASU Fowler Center.  Gary Morris will be live in concert on Sunday, December 11th at seven pm.  In this Spotlight On The Arts, KASU's Marty Scarbrough talks with Morris about the upcoming concert.

KASU Local
6:38 am
Thu December 8, 2011

More snow on the way?

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With two winter events in two weeks, one question being asked is whether this is an indicator of an active winter weather season approaching.  KASU's Johnathan Reaves asked Meteorologist Johnathan Howell that question in this report. 

KASU Local
6:44 am
Tue December 6, 2011

Pearl Harbor Remembrance on Day December 7

December 7th marks the 70th anniversary of the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor.  Congresswoman Jo Ann Emerson from Missouri remembers those who served and talks about the importance of remembering the day.  KASU's Johnathan Reaves files this report.

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