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Celebration of Constitution Day is September 17th

Sep 12th, 2013 | By admin | Category: Education

Most people think the U.S. Constitution was written immediately following the Revolutionary War.  There was a brief period between the end of the Revolutionary War and the writing of the Constitution call the “Experimental Period.”  The following list of events and times may be helpful:
April 19, 1775 First Battles at Lexington and Concord
July [...]



Arkansas Teacher of the Year Regional Finalists Announced

Sep 12th, 2013 | By admin | Category: Education

LITTLE ROCK – Sixteen of the best teachers from around the state will be recognized as Arkansas Teacher of the Year Regional Finalists at 10 a.m. Sept. 16 in the Old Supreme Court Room at the Capitol. The top four finalists will be announced at the event.
“Teachers are the backbone of education not only here [...]



ASU-Beebe: Several Students Receive Foundation Scholarships

Sep 12th, 2013 | By admin | Category: Education

Several students were recently awarded foundation scholarships to attend Arkansas State University-Beebe. ASU-Beebe has campuses at Beebe, Heber Springs, Searcy, and the Little Rock Air Force Base.
Area students who received scholarships were:
Donna Ezell of El Paso has been awarded the James and Wilma Beard Scholarship. Ezell is a sophomore seeking an Associate of Applied Science [...]



Celebrated Modernist Exhibition coming to Arkansas Arts Center

Sep 12th, 2013 | By admin | Category: Entertainment

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ATU Announces Spring 2013 Dean’s List

Sep 12th, 2013 | By admin | Category: Education

Arkansas Tech University has announced its Dean’s List for undergraduate students on the main campus in Russellville for the spring 2013 semester.
A student must achieve a 3.5 grade point average or higher and complete at least 12 semester hours to be named to the Dean’s List.
A total of 1,539 Arkansas Tech students achieved that distinction [...]



Harding University Posts Another Record Undergraduate Enrollment

Sep 12th, 2013 | By admin | Category: Education

SEARCY, Ark. — Harding University, for the second consecutive year, has enrolled a record number of undergraduate students.
Total undergraduate enrollment for 2013 is up to 4,429 from last year’s 4,348. The addition of 81 undergraduate students represents a 1.9 percent increase.
The enrollment totals were bolstered by a record number of new students entering Harding for [...]



Great Arkansas Cleanup at Petit Jean State Park on September 28th, 2013

Sep 12th, 2013 | By admin | Category: Entertainment

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Elvis Tribute Entertainer Tony Witt Returns to the Royal Theatre

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University of Central Arkansas adds Variety to Community Education

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Upcoming Events at Verizon Arena

Sep 12th, 2013 | By admin | Category: Entertainment

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