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For just over a year a half ago the owners began a mission to create a gym that was convenient and friendly for Jonesboro residents. So, for them tomorrow begin that journey. 

“Workout anytime is super excited to be the neighborly gym and our first endeavor is going to...

The group met for the fourth time today at the embassy suites' red wolf convention to discuss policy changes and it was mentioned several times how funding being available will help meet some of those needs.

“It’s just more of an informative meeting to tell them what we...

With fewer red kettles this year and stores allowing a limited number of people inside, the Salvation Army of Jonesboro is needing your support now more than ever.

“When you look at the overall, the folks coming to us, the need is up across the united states especially...

Arkansas State University has announced its enrollment numbers remained greatly unaffected heading into the new year with only 48 less students than the 2019 semester.

“We’re fortunate to see that our enrollment is essentially flat compared to last year and we know othe...

They say the best way to stay safe is to always have a plan in place. With the recent tornadoes, northeast Arkansas residents have had in the last few months, preparation is now a major priority.

“Always be aware of your surroundings. Our youngsters are taught now we ha...

JONESBORO, Ark- A bad debt policy was recently passed to make sure the financial health of each institution is protected.

A State hopes this will offer a clear line of transparency when it comes to university student debt.

“Arkansas State, each year they will provide a r...

JONESBORO, Ark- As the number of school staff being in quarantine across the state continues to grow the need for substitutes from nursing to teaching is high.

Even causing some school to go virtual due to few staff.

Northeast Arkansas News spoke with one school nurse wh...

JONESBORO, Ark-  Leading up to the Labor Day holiday, Gov. Hutchinson and Secretary of Health Dr. Jose Romero warned people of the possible increase in cases credited to the holiday.

While we are seeing a daily rise in cases, one physician says it might not all be credi...

PARAGOULD, Ark- BRTC is partnering with Arkansas Methodist Medical Center in Paragould to create an instructional site for nursing students.

This will allow some students to stay closer to home and receive their nursing education in a hospital setting.

“We love to be abl...

JONESBORO, Ark- The New York Institute of Technology, College of Osteopathic Medicine, the Arkansas Department of Health, A-State and the Arkansas Minority Health Commission, are partnering together.

The group will use a portion of those antigen tests to travel across t...

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