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  1. ASHOF to induct 1970 ASU teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 27 | NWAonline

    ASU announced Friday that its 1970 football team that finished 11-0 and was ranked No. 1 by two different polls will be inducted into the Arkansas Sports Hall of Fame.


  2. $55M in projects for roads pulledRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | NWAonline

    Gov. Asa Hutchinson is shown speaking to reporters following his speech on Tuesday, June, 23, 2015 at Little Rock Rotary Club 99's weekly meeting at the Clinton Presidential Center. Gov. Asa Hutchinson recently said that while the state needs to take care of its own highway funding shortfall, it cannot do it without the federal government transportation funding.


  3. Startup hopes to buck trendRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 15 | NWAonline

    Workers with J&B Movers Haden Hawkins, Lukas Burrow and Michael Post move a client's belongings Thursday at a storage facility in Maumelle. The startup, started by a college student, employs mostly students.


  4. 2 escape unhurt in Jonesboro plane crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 11 | NWAonline

    A small aircraft crashed into a Jonesboro shopping center parking lot and caught on fire Wednesday morning after its engine stalled, police said. Jonesboro police officer Logan Butler said the Caubbles took off from Jonesboro Municipal Airport about 5:30 a.m Wednesday and were headed to Oklahoma, where Harrison Caubble was to visit a college.


  5. Jonesboro officer not chargedRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2015 | NWAonline

    A Jonesboro police officer who fatally shot a machete-wielding man in April will not be charged with a crime, a Craighead County grand jury determined Friday. The grand jury convened for two days and heard testimony from Arkansas State Police agents who investigated the April 14 shooting that killed Christopher Grant Finley, 31, before returning with a no true bill verdict.


  6. Former coach, pupil know stakes for their seriesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2015 | NWAonline

    Chris Curry and Tommy Raffo will meet at home plate just before 6:30 tonight in Jonesboro, the first time the two will meet as head coaches in the Sun Belt Conference. Curry's first UALR team and Raffo's seventh at Arkansas State have reached the final weekend of the conference season in similar spots, with both trying to qualify for the Sun Belt Conference Tournament.


  7. Everyone pitches in for UCARead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2015 | NWAonline

    Allen Gum knew he couldn't rely on one pitcher to get the University of Central Arkansas through Tuesday's nonconference game at UALR. The Bears open a Southland Conference series against McNeese State on Thursday with seeding in the conference tournament on the line.


  8. Other daysRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2015 | NWAonline

    Progress the city is making in public improvements and the amount of money that is being spent for the work is shown in the eighth quarterly report of the Boards of Improvement, just issued. The report covers from January 1 to March 31. In Sewer District No.


  9. Tuition increase gets OK at ASURead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2015 | NWAonline

    Trustees for the Arkansas State University System approved raising tuition at all its institutions by 4 percent Friday, after system President Charles Welch's impassioned speech urging them to do so. "Each year, it seems like we're second-guessed and even criticized," Welch said about asking for tuition and fees. 3 comments

  10. UCA holds line on tuition; raises set, on table at SAU, ASURead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2015 | NWAonline

    Two public universities plan to raise tuition for the fall semester, but the University of Central Arkansas is taking a different path. "This is something every university, every college president and budget officer is concerned about -- the cost of attendance," UCA President Tom Courtway said.


  11. Memphis tops Arkansas StateRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2015 | NWAonline

    Memphis took advantage of a five-run seventh inning to come back and defeat Arkansas State 8-3 Tuesday night at Tomlinson Stadium in Jonesboro. ASU led 3-1 when Memphis put together its big inning, fueled by Tucker Tubbs' grand slam to left field off ASU's Tanner Kirby that made it 6-3.


  12. ASU offense rallies in final scrimmageRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2015 | NWAonline

    The offense won the final scrimmage, but Arkansas State's defense might have gotten more done through the course of a second spring practice under Coach Blake Anderson. Missing a few marquee names and with two guest coaches, ASU's offense rebounded from a slow start to edge out the defense for a 55-47 victory Friday night in ASU's final spring scrimmage at Centennial Bank Stadium in Jonesboro.


  13. Police: Slain man had macheteRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2015 | NWAonline

    A Jonesboro police officer shot and killed a man who struck him with a machete at the man's Walnut Street home Tuesday night, authorities said. Christopher Grant Finley, 31, was pronounced dead in his 900 Walnut St. home after officer Heath Loggains shot him several times, said Lt.


  14. Pulaski Tech raises tuition 16% July 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2015 | NWAonline

    Pulaski Technical College's board of trustees on Monday approved a 16 percent tuition increase for students beginning July 1. The board also set fees -- consolidating, removing and adding them. Only one of the new fees -- a $30 per credit hour fee tied to the respiratory-therapy program -- will begin May 26. The others, which include charges for testing purposes, are set to take effect July 1. The tuition increase comes as the state's largest community college faces declining enrollment and, subsequently, declining tuition and fee revenue.


  15. Delta seminar goes to moviesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2015 | NWAonline

    Black Oak Arkansas, performing April 11 at ASU in Jonesboro as part of the annual Delta Symposium. , performing April 11 at ASU in Jonesboro as part of the annual Delta Symposium.


  16. State sports briefsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2015 | NWAonline

    The Arkansas State women's team will hold its annual postseason awards banquet Thursday at Cooper Alumni Center on the ASU campus in Jonesboro. The program will feature highlights from the 2014-2015 season, special awards and recognition for accomplishments throughout the season and the presentation of class gifts.


  17. 9 in first inning plenty for BearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2015 | NWAonline

    UALR had lost four of its previous five, including a loss to Oral Roberts on Tuesday in which it walked 16 batters. UCA had lost its past four, including a three-game sweep at Houston Baptist in which it hit .158 as a team.


  18. Kinky Boots, Mamma Mia! on Walton center's show listRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2015 | NWAonline

    Touring productions of award-winning musicals, including Kinky Boots and The Bridges of Madison County , will be on the stage of Baum Walker Hall at Fayetteville's Walton Arts Center for the 2015-16 Procter & Gamble Broadway Series. - Nov. 10-15: American Repertory Theater production of Pippin - April 19-24, 2016: The Bridges of Madison County Subscriptions are $147-$350.


  19. State sports briefsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2015 | NWAonline

    The Razorbacks lost despite a strong performance by freshman Paige Zaziski, who won uneven bars with a 9.950 and the all-around title with a 39.450 Amanda Wellick led the Razorbacks with a 9.900 on the vault while Zaziski had a 9.850, Heather Elswick had a 9.825 and Stephanie Canizaro had a 9.80. Erin Freier had a 9.825 on the bars.


  20. Bookout guilty of fraudRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2015 | NWAonline

    Former state Sen. Paul Bookout pleaded guilty Wednesday in federal court to a mail-fraud charge, admitting that he converted about $150,000 in contributions for his 2010 and 2012 re-election campaigns to his personal use. Bookout, 52, a Democrat from Jonesboro, was elected to the state Senate in 2006 to represent Senate District 14, replacing his late father, Jerry Bookout.


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