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As Dr. Dean Lee moves into his ninth year as Arkansas State University’s director of athletics with a stellar career in his wake, the 53-year-old continues to have coaching in his blood...
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dedicated
Good is often born out of tragedy. Survivors search for purpose, then forge ahead for good with strong intentions. When her brother, Will Hester, died at the age of 22, Mary Margaret Scholtens did just that...
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leading executive
Though an educator at heart, Ashley Hill has moved into the realm of business ownership, orchestrating the ongoing success of Jonesboro’s Sylvan Learning Center...
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signature style
Carter Kidd came face to face with the fashion world in New York City in July with an internship at Jimmy Choo and classes at the Fashion Institute of Technology (FIT). An aspiring designer, Kidd was absolutely in his element...
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local flavor
Could Jonesboro be home to the country’s largest barbecue sandwich? Anthony Luster, owner of The Wolf’s Den, thinks so...
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best overall
When Kelly Craft raises his baton to conduct Johannes Brahms’ immortal “Ein deutsches Requiem – A German Requiem” on Sept. 12 at 3 at the ASU Fowler Center’s Riceland Hall, the first words of the composition will set the tone for what lies ahead...
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