Goodwill Arkansas has stores located in Jonesboro and Paragould. Inside the stores are Career Services Centers, which provides free services for those who are looking for a job. KASU's Johnathan Reaves tells more in this report.
The Hemingway-Pfeiffer Museum and Educational Center in Piggott presents a summer exhibit that honors the Pfeiffer Family. This is the 100th anniversary of the Pfeiffer family's move to northeast Arkansas from St. Louis. KASU's Johnathan Reaves tells more.
The Jonesboro Economic Transit System and the Jonesboro Chamber of Commerce's Transportation Committee are meeting this afternoon to hear how Ft. Smith developed its transit system. The meeting will hear from director of Ft. Smith's transit system, Ken Savage about what Jonesboro can do to continue developing its transit system. KASU's Johnathan Reaves explores some of the challenges transit systems are facing, as well as what JETS plans to do in the future.
The annual Fort Lincoln Freedom Fest takes place Saturday, April 27th in DeValls Bluff. This event celebrates the Civil War Heritage of east Arkansas. KASU's Johnathan Reaves tells about this free event that will attract thousands of visitors to get a first hand look at Civil War history.
The annual Walk MS Event in Jonesboro takes place this Saturday. On this edition of Making a Difference, learn about Multiple Sclerosis and how this event provides support for those who suffer from this disease. KASU's Johnathan Reaves tells more in this report.
The sixth annual St. Bernards Medical Group Health and Fitness Expo takes place April 19th through the 21st at the Convocation Center in Jonesboro. KASU's Johnathan Reaves talks with Executive Director of St. Bernards Medical Group Christina Ryan about this weekend's event.
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.