The Arkansas Department of Agriculture and Farm Credit Associations of Arkansas have announced the winners of the 2021 Arkansas Grown School Garden of the Year Contest.
The wheel at El Dorado’s Washington Middle School started spinning in early September as new students were eager to learn what house they would be joining for the next two years.
ARKADELPHIA — The public is invited to meet and visit with three candidates who will interview for the position of chancellor at Henderson State University.
Texas A&M University-TEXarkana received a $45 million capital project appropriation from the 87th Texas Legislature this week during its Third Called Session.
During a press conference on Tuesday, Governor Asa Hutchinson, in conjunction with the Arkansas Department of Health, announced changes to the COVID-19 Protocol for K-12 schools.
The Arkansas Department of Agriculture’s Forestry Division has selected the Nevada Elementary School playground in Rosston as one of 12 schools to participate in the Shade Trees on Playgrounds program.
A former Southern Arkansas University instructor is among 10 Ouachita Baptist University alumni receiving the university’s Alumni Milestone Award in conjunction with Ouachita’s Homecoming celebration.
Aushiuania Smith from Magnolia, a student in SAU Tech's aviation maintenance program, has received a $2,500 scholarship from NASA and the Arkansas Space Grant Consortium.
Through the most ambitious comprehensive fundraising initiative in its 112-year history, Southern Arkansas University has surpassed its goal of raising $22.275 million thanks to the generosity of Mulerider alumni and friends.
The Arkansas Department of Education’s Division of Elementary and Secondary Education (DESE), and Arkansas State University's Childhood Services and its sponsored initiative, the Arkansas Out of School Network, have awarded $5.2 million in American Rescue Plan (ARP) ESSER III grant funding t…
The Nursing Department at Southern Arkansas University has obtained new equipment that will provide students the hands-on training they need to work in clinical situations treating COVID patients or other patients on ventilators.
HUMPHREY — It’s “everything I could imagine and more!” That’s how Katherine Allen described her first months as a student in a unique graduate certificate program in waterfowl habitat and recreational management.
Historic Bussey Hall, one of the architectural landmarks on the Southern Arkansas University campus, has been restored to its former glory thanks to a grant from the Arkansas Natural and Cultural Resources Council (ANCRC).
The Southern Arkansas University Mulerider Band will sport a new look for the first time in more than 15 years thanks to a grant by the Roy and Christine Sturgis Charitable and Educational Trust of Arkadelphia.
Ouachita Baptist University’s Elrod Center for Family and Community held its Fall 2021 Tiger Serve Day event on Saturday, September 25. One hundred projects in and around Arkadelphia were completed by 831 Ouachita volunteers who also resumed traditional Tiger Serve Day activities such as vis…
The 2021 paramedic class at South Arkansas Community College recently passed the National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians Psychomotor Examination at better than a 98 percent rate.
Southern Arkansas University-Tech has received a $1,495,154 grant from the U.S. Department of Labor to provide employment and training services to regional and local workforces.
A total of 547 Arkansans died from drug overdoses in 2020, an increase of 195 from the previous year, according to the Arkansas Drug Director’s Office.
A student from Nashville is among four freshmen named to the Sturgis Fellows in the Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences this fall at the University of Arkansas.
Arkansas State University in Jonesboro has announced the list of students who completed degree requirements to graduate at Summer Commencement, held August 13 in Centennial Bank Stadium.
MONTICELLO -- A craftsman's regret over an unfulfilled promise has given the remains of a one-time state and national champion persimmon tree from Dardanelle a new life at the College of Forestry, Agriculture and Natural Resources at the University of Arkansas at Monticello.
Here's a look back at Family Day activities held last Saturday at Southern Arkansas University, including the Bed Race, Canoe Race and pre-game Pep Rally.
The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) has received an additional $4.75 million in federal grant money to continue efforts to improve health care in rural Arkansas through training and retaining primary care physicians.
Carley Hale, a Southern Arkansas University athlete, is among the Top 30 nominees nominated for the 2021 NCAA Woman of the Year Award.
The construction of new facilities for Arkadelphia Public Schools was thea topic of discussion this week as the Board of Education held a luncheon at Arkadelphia High School.
The Arkansas Rural Health Partnership (ARHP), of which Magnolia Regional Medical Center is part, has received one of 145 awards distributed across the nation by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration.
MONTICELLO -- Graduates of the Associate Degree Registered Nursing program at the University of Arkansas at Monticello recently achieved a 100% pass rate on the NCLEX-RN examination.
Guangqian Christopher Dai, a senior at Magnolia High School, has been notified by the National Merit Scholarship Corporation that he has been named a Semifinalist in the 67th annual National Merit Scholarship Program.
Ouachita Baptist University has received prerequisite approval from the Arkansas State Board of Nursing to establish a 4-year, residential pre-licensure program offering a Bachelor of Science in Nursing.