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Largest James Hayes Art Glass Ever Created Installed at Hempstead
James Hayes was born in Pine Bluff, Arkansas. He owns and operates the James Hayes Art Glass Company in Pine Bluff. After receiving an art degree from Hendrix College in Conway, Arkansas, in 1988, he searched for a new medium to express his artistic talent.
Farmers Bank & Trust Distinguished Speaker Series - Green Beret
Tickets are still available for the September 20 Farmers Bank & Trust Distinguished Speaker Series featuring Green Beret Commander Mark Nutsch at Southern Arkansas University's Reynolds Center Grand Hall. Proceeds from this annual lecture provide scholarships to deserving students.
Girl Scouts - Diamonds Recruiting AmeriCorps Members
Girl Scouts – Diamonds of Arkansas, Oklahoma recently received a grant from the Corporation for National and Community service, which will allow the council to serve 400 girls in South Arkansas for the 2018-2019 academic school year. The council will use the funds to support the service of 14 half-t…
A&M-Texarkana Coach Honored by Former University
Texas A&M University-Texarkana Head Baseball Coach Steve Jones is being inducted into the Hall of Honor at New Mexico Highlands University (NMHU) where he coached for 17 seasons. From 1997-2014 he led the NMHU Cowboys to a school record 550 wins, 2 conference championships and 3 conference tourn…
SAU Has Full Day of Fun Planned For Family Day
With another year of record enrollments for freshman, undergraduate and on-campus students, Southern Arkansas University is planning for a high attendance at Family Day on September 22, 2018.
AMERICAN PICKERS to Film in Arkansas
Mike Wolfe, Frank Fritz, and their team are excited to return to Arkansas! Do you have something they'd be interested in? They plan to film episodes of the hit series American Pickers throughout our area in November.
Johnsonville Smoked Pork Sausage Product Recalled
Johnsonville, LLC, a Sheboygan Falls, Wis. establishment, recalled approximately 109,603 pounds of smoked pork sausage products that may be contaminated with extraneous materials, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS).
SAU Again Welcomes Record Freshman Class
For the sixth consecutive year, a record freshman class is one of the enrollment records at Southern Arkansas University this fall.  The number of SAU freshmen this semester is 888, up from last year’s record freshman class of 870. SAU is also experiencing the highest undergradu…
A&M-Texarkana Athletics earn NAIA’s 5 Star Champions of Character
For the second year in a row, Texas A&M University-Texarkana’s athletic department has earned the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics’ (NAIA) highest award, the 5 Star Champions of Character Gold Award. Institutions are measured on their commitment to being Champions of Character a…
Governor Proclaims September as Arkansas Prostate Cancer Awarenes
The Arkansas Prostate Cancer Foundation, sponsored by Arkansas Urology, hosted a news conference last week to kick off September’s Prostate Cancer Awareness Month, and launch the annual Blue Ribbon Campaign, aimed to bring further awareness and education about prostate cancer.