Jonesboro students work as nursing aides

January 25, 2016 JONESBORO (AP) — Despite its challenges, two high school seniors, who work 40-hour weeks while attending classes full time, said they would have it …

National Park Service celebrates centennial

January 25, 2016 January kicks off a yearlong celebration of the National Park Service and its centennial anniversary as natural areas, historic monuments and other sites across the …

ASU-MH named top school in military education

January 25, 2016 MOUNTAIN HOME — Military Advanced Education and Transition has awarded Arkansas State University-Mountain Home the designation of a top school in its 2016 MAE&T …

Owl program slated

January 25, 2016 JONESBORO — Crowley’s Ridge Nature Center will present a program titled “Owls of Arkansas” from 1:30 to 2:30 p.m. Saturday. All …

Jailer assaulted

January 22, 2016 Charges are pending against Baltasar B. Rodrequez, 22, an inmate of the Independence County jail, after he allegedly assaulted a jailer Thursday afternoon.