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Shift Toward ‘Wet’ Taking Arkansas by Storm (Ben Johnson Commentary)

by Ben Johnson 5/12/2014 12:00 am

Arkansas today remains among the few states fractured into a patchwork of wet and dry regions. The surge of local option elections expanding the boundaries of wet territory has provoked calls in state publications for a uniform statewide system of liquor sales that could not be eroded piecemeal by local referendums.

Southern Arkansas' Ben Johnson Receives Endowed Professorship in State's History

by Arkansas Business Staff 5/13/2013 12:00 am

Ben Johnson has been selected to receive the first endowed professorship in Arkansas studies. It was donated by John and Dora Ragsdale, who are known for their support of Arkansas history and chose Johnson on the basis of his research and commitment.

Ben Johnson Receives SAU Endowed Professorship in Arkansas Studies

by Arkansas Business Staff 4/29/2013 2:20 pm

Southern Arkansas University said Monday that Ben Johnson, a history professor, has been selected to receive the first endowed professorship in Arkansas studies.