A celebrity softball tournament and other ball games are taking place this weekend as part of a fundraiser to place the largest Miracle League Ballpark in America in Jonesboro. Softball Coordinator Sharon Turman tells more about Miracle League and how it will make a positive impact in the lives of those with disabilities. KASU has this interview with Turman.
This year's 19th annual Delta Symposium takes place in Jonesboro. This year's event features the Acoustic Blues Contest, the Delta Roots Music Festival and more. KASU's Johnathan Reaves speaks with Dr. Gregory Hanson about the symposium.
The 19th Annual Delta Symposium takes place at Arkansas State University, as well as other locations in Jonesboro. A complete list of events is on the community calendar, just click on "Events" button. Dr. Gregory Hanson tells about this year's events and tells about some of the guest speakers that will appear. KASU's Johnathan Reaves tells more.
The production Schoolhouse Rock Live! takes place at the Forum in Downtown Jonesboro. KASU's Marty Scarbrough talks with the Foundation of the Arts Community Development Director Kristi Pulliam about this performance and other activities during this Spotlight on the Arts feature.
The a cappella group Voice Play will perform in Riceland Hall of the Fowler Center at Arkansas State University in Jonesboro this Sunday, April 21 at 2:00 p.m. In this Spotlight On The Arts feature, KASU's Marty Scarbrough speaks with Geoff Castellucci of the group who describes the ensemble's unique approach to a cappella music.
U.S. Senator Mark Pryor (D-AR) discussed the tension on the Korean peninsula, the gun control and immigration bills in the Senate, and the recent oil spill in Central Arkansas in his monthly visit with KASU's Mark Smith. Click on the "Listen" link to hear the whole interview.
U.S. Senator John Boozman (R-AR) discussed new tensions on the Korean peninsula, the U.N. Arms Treaty, gun control, and the Arkansas oil spill, in his monthly interview on KASU. Click on the "Listen" link for the entire interview.
The Jonesboro Civitan Club held an Easter Egg Hunt last week for the residents at the Jonesboro Human Development Center. Learn more about the Civitan Club during this edition of Making a Difference. KASU's Johnathan Reaves files this report.