JONESBORO — A transmitter fund page, KASU.org/Inspire, has been established on the website for Arkansas State University’s radio station, KASU 91.9 FM, for contributions toward the purchase of a transmitter to continue reaching the northeast Arkansas, southeast Missouri and northwest Tennessee broadcast areas. 

Arkansas State University hosted a debate between all four candidates vying for the seat of the First Congressional District.  Incumbent Republican Rick Crawford, Democrat Scott Ellington, Green Party Candidate Josh Holloway, and Libertarian candidate Jessica Paxton participated.  In this first part of the debate, the candidates answer questions about the Farm Bill and the balancing the federal budget.