Sunday, March 9, 2014
Delta Symposium to feature scholars, musicians
JONESBORO — The Delta Symposium, one of Arkansas State University’s premier events each year, will be April 2-5.
With a theme of “Diversities in the Delta,” the 20th annual conference will bring . . . more »
Nettleton Thespian Troupe to participate in international festival
JONESBORO — The Nettleton High School Thespian Troupe has been invited to perform at the International Thespian Festival, which will be June 23-28 at Lincoln, Neb.
The state festival, which was Jan. . . . more »
‘Pitches and Poems’ writing contest set at ASU
JONESBORO — The College of Humanities and Social Sciences (CHSS) at Arkansas State University is sponsoring a writing contest called “Pitches and Poems.”
“Its goal is to promote creative writing . . . more »
Wedding of Rachel Ellen Carner and Jeremy Ryan Simpson, 3 p.m., Cooper Alumni Center, Arkansas State University. Invitations issued.
Wedding of Sarah Ann Stidman and Wade Allen Euel . . . more »
Ed Soph Trio to present concert
JONESBORO — The Ed Soph Trio will perform at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday in Riceland Hall of the Arkansas State University Fowler Center. The performance is part of ASU’s Lecture-Concert Series.
Members of . . . more »
Hwang, Shattuck named National Merit Scholarship finalists
HOT SPRINGS — Yeongwoo Hwang and William Shattuck were among the students at the Arkansas School for Mathematics, Sciences and the Arts who are finalists in the 59th annual National Merit Scholarship Program. . . . more »
VFW announces essay winners
JONESBORO — The Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 1991 and the Ladies Auxiliary in Jonesboro have announced the winners of the Voice of Democracy and Patriot Pen awards. . . . more »
Donna Ulisse, Poor Mountain Boys to perform in Paragould
PARAGOULD — Donna Ulisse and the Poor Mountain Boys will perform at 7 p.m. Monday at The Collins Theatre, 120 W. Emerson St., as part of KASU's Bluegrass Monday concert series.
Donations will be . . . more »
Michael and Marijoice McCollum of Corning are the parents of a daughter, Micah Eryn. The 6-pound, 10-ouncer arrived Monday, Feb. 10, at St. Bernards Medical Center. Micah has a brother, . . . more »