Northeast Arkansas

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by George Jared -

Winter wheat acres may increase in 2019

Arkansas farmers only planted about 100,000 winter wheat acres this year, the lowest number since Dwight Eisenhower was in the White House. Those numbers could spike in 2019. Higher winter…

by George Jared -

Arkansas State University receives HEED award

Arkansas State University has received the 2018 Higher Education Excellence in Diversity (HEED) Award from Insight Into Diversity magazine, the oldest and largest diversity-focused publication in higher education, according to…

by George Jared -

Craighead County becomes ACT work ready

Employers in Craighead County now have one more tool to identify highly skilled workers for their companies. Craighead County is now an ACT Work Community, according to Jonesboro Unlimited. The purpose…