On today’s show, Alma kickstarts conversations about the future. Also, young engineers start their robots for an international competition at the University of Arkansas. And, art that started here may soon be seen by the entire country on HBO.
Earlier this month, Kickstart Alma Action Plan was unveiled to the public. The plan, which is a strategic blueprint for the growth and development of the city over the next five years, was created as a result of public forums and action teams working together over the course of nine months. Goals include job creation and revitalizing the downtown area.
John Brummett, political writer for the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette, exchanges predictions and observations regarding today's voting in Arkansas with Roby Brock, from our partner Talk Business and Politics. Polls are open until 7:30 p.m. for the Arkansas Primary.
The FIRST LEGO League Razorback Invitational took place last weekend on the University of Arkansas campus. Seventy-two teams from around the world were invited to take part in the tournament. Team Gryffindor from Chappaqua, N.Y. let us tag along Saturday as they went through judged presentation during the second day of competition.