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  1. Crawford: Rural communities 'hurt' by cottonseed proposal rejectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Deltafarmpress

    Cotton farmers will certainly be the big losers, but rural communities will also be hurt by Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack's statement he doesn't have the legal authority to designate cottonseed as an "other oilseed" for farm program purposes. That's the take from Rep. Rick Crawford, R-Ark., the chairman of the House Agriculture Committee's Subcommittee on General Farm Commodities and Risk Management, following Crawford's speech at the Arkansas Rice 2016 Annual Meeting at Arkansas State University.

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  2. Craighead County Spelling Bee carried live onlineRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | KAIT-TV

    JONESBORO, AR - An annual spelling bee will air L-I-V-E via YouTube with the help of university students and volunteers. On Friday morning the 2016 Craighead County Spelling Bee will be live streaming thanks to members of ASU-TV, according to Arkansas State University.

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  3. Following rough year, farmers meet to discuss future of rice industryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    ... in the past. The Arkansas Rice Council invited the public, area rice farmers, and vendors to the Arkansas State University Convocation Center to learn more about the future of their industry. U.S Representative Rick Crawford and Wes Ward, Arkansas ...

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  4. ASU gets 1 in state, 21 outsideRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | NWAonline

    There were times over the past eight months when Jacob Atnip wondered why he was Arkansas State's lone in-state commitment. Arkansas State University's head coach Blake Anderson argues a call in the first quarter in first half during the New Orleans... Atnip, a 6-5, 300-pound offensive guard from Sheridan, will make what might have been ASU's easiest recruiting job official at a ceremony at 11 a.m. today at his high school, as one of 22 players expected to sign to an ASU class that is highly regarded, at its level, by many of the recruiting services.

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  5. WJTV adds Brittany Noble-JonesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 21, 2015 | Mississippi Business Journal

    ... Noble-Jones earned her bachelor's degree at Alcorn State University and her master's degree from Arkansas State University. She was recently named the 2015 Emerging Journalist of the Year by the National Association of Black Journalists. Noble-Jones ...

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  6. $74,000 supports travel of governorRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | NWAonline

    ... LLC, which handles natural gas royalties. His wife, Carissa Gillam, earned more than $12,500 from Arkansas State University at Searcy. Commissioner of State Lands John Thurston reported no gifts or trips paid by outside parties. His main source of ...

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  7. Idea of higher ed mergers gains traction in ArkansasRead the original story

    Monday Feb 1 | University Business

    At the last legislative session, Rep. Mark Lowery drafted a bill seeking to bring the University of Central Arkansas in Conway into the Arkansas State University System. Instead, he broadened the idea after a talk with Speaker of the House Rep. Jeremy Gillam, R-Judsonia.

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  8. Architect Kyle Cook Says Jonesboro Region's Growth Keeps Him Close to HomeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | ArkansasBusiness.com

    ... United Methodist Church in downtown Jonesboro and the Delta Center for Economic Development at Arkansas State University. Both projects were challenging in completely different ways. Is it difficult managing an architectural firm and being a working ...

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  9. Idea of higher-education mergers gains traction in stateRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | Arkansas Online

    At the last legislative session, Rep. Mark Lowery drafted a bill seeking to bring the University of Central Arkansas in Conway into the Arkansas State University System.

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  10. Turtle Creek Crossing in Jonesboro For Sale For $10MRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | ArkansasBusiness.com

    ... the asset has great area demographics, and is proximate to the Turtle Creek Mall and Arkansas State University." C.J. Cropper, a Marcus & Millichap senior associate, is the firm's broker of record in Arkansas. According to Marcus & ...

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  11. Brad BarteltRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    The man who drove onto the campus of Arkansas State University with a shotgun and propane tank in December was back in court Friday.

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  12. Bond reduction denied for BarteltRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | KAIT-TV

    JONESBORO, AR - The man who drove onto the campus of Arkansas State University with a shotgun and propane tank in December was back in court Friday. According to Prosecuting Attorney Scott Ellington, Brad Bartelt's bond remains at $50,000 cash only.

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  13. Two former A-State football players plead guilty to drug chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    JONESBORO, AR - Two former Arkansas State University football players plead guilty to drug charges Friday. Tyler Trosin and Chris Stone were arrested with former Red Wolf Jeremey Fulcher in December. 3 comments

  14. Grant will help wounded veterans find jobsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    According to a news release from Arkansas State University, "the grant will support capacity building for direct service or to facilitate the following: career testing, career counseling and advisement , resume writing/interviewing skills, small business development, identification of specialization credentials that would improve marketability and employer recruitment/graduate placement." The goal, according to the release, is to "increase the number of disabled student-veterans and place 100 percent of them into 'best-fit' occupations."

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  15. Rosanne Cash headlining fundraiser for father's boyhood homeRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 28 | Texarkana Gazette

    Singer and songwriter Rosanne Cash is headlining a performance at the Arkansas Governor's Mansion to raise money for her father's restored boyhood home. Arkansas State University announced Thursday it's hosting the event with Gov. Asa Hutchinson and First Lady Susan Hutchinson on March 3, with proceeds going to the Johnny Cash Boyhood Home in Dyess.

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  16. ASU-Beebe arch built in place of destroyed iconRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | Arkansas Online

    A lot has changed on Arkansas State University-Beebe's campus over the years. Buildings have been constructed, names have changed, and the school has grown.

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  17. Hot Springs native named new managing editorRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 26 | Benton Courier

    Even though the new managing editor of The Saline Courier was born and raised in Hot Springs, she said she is excited to make a new home in Saline County. Beth Reed graduated from Lakeside High School in 2009 before earning a bachelor's degree in photojournalism from Arkansas State University in 2012.

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  18. Not Enough College StudentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 25 | ArkansasBusiness.com

    ... available to Arkansas students: Certificate of proficiency in commercial driver training at Arkansas State University Newport. A program that can be completed in four weeks. Robotics technology, a nine-credit-hour certificate of ...

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  19. Jonesboro high school students work as nursing aidesRead the original story

    Sunday Jan 24 | Washington Times

    ... trains students as nursing assistants. Upon completion, students receive concurrent credit through Arkansas State University-Newport and are eligible to test for CNA licensure. Rebecca and Stefanie plan to test for certification in February. They ...

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  20. WJTV adds Brittany Noble-JonesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 21, 2015 | Mississippi Business Journal

    ... Noble-Jones earned her bachelor's degree at Alcorn State University and her master's degree from Arkansas State University. She was recently named the 2015 Emerging Journalist of the Year by the National Association of Black Journalists. Noble-Jones ...

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