Northeast Arkansas

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by George Jared -

Taxpayer funded research a boon to farmers

It’s been several decades since land grant universities first began developing hardier strains of rice, corn and other agricultural commodities, but the benefit to growers has been clear, according to…

by George Jared -

Jonesboro makes administrative changes

Administrative restructuring has led to two new responsibilities and title changes for Mayor Harold Perrin’s administration in 2019. Bill Reznicek, formerly chief financial officer, is now chief of staff and…

by L.J. Bryant -

Diversity leads to better decisions

In politics, a word can become divisive. This can be said of the word “diversity” as well as phrases like “healthcare reform.” You might ask what these two things have…