JONESBORO, Ark. — The City of Jonesboro announced a $2.5 million grant to fund rail storage expansion Monday afternoon at Rotary Park. The grant includes $2 million from the U.S. Economic Development Administration and another $500,000 investment by the Delta… Read More ›
Northeast Arkansas News
JONESBORO — Within the first day of returning to campus, the opinions of a fraction of the student body were made evident to students and faculty alike as the message “Close Campus” was chalked across Arkansas State University’s sidewalks.
Silence is Compliance.
JONESBORO, Ark. — Amid a global pandemic and the aftermath of a natural disaster, the City of Jonesboro had somewhat of a return to normalcy with a remote city council meeting Tuesday night. The meeting was the first held since… Read More ›
“#JonesboroStrong: Overcoming the Storm” is a visual experience about the resilience of the community in the wake of disaster.
An EF-3 tornado struck Jonesboro, Arkansas Saturday, March 28. Here’s what the aftermath looks like.
JONESBORO — Enrollment at Arkansas State University is on the decline, but it isn’t all doom and gloom in Jonesboro. Both domestic and international enrollment in graduate and undergraduate studies are down at Arkansas State, with overall enrollment down around… Read More ›
JONESBORO — While the race between Democratic presidential candidates took center stage on Super Tuesday, several Northeast Arkansas election results flew under the radar. Former Vice President Joe Biden won not only Craighead County but the entire state of Arkansas… Read More ›
JONESBORO, Ark. — The City of Jonesboro held a joint meeting with Suddenlink Thursday night to address numerous complaints by citizens. The St. Bernards Auditorium was at capacity; in fact, it was standing-room-only for disgruntled residents. Hundreds of Jonesboro residents… Read More ›
JONESBORO — The Arkansas State University Museum is hosting a black history exhibit, “For All the World to See” until March 15. Tuesday night, the museum held a meeting for the local NAACP chapter to accompany the exhibit. The National… Read More ›