Governor's Conference on Tourism Off & Running in Jonesboro

MARCH 6, 2006 - Posted at 8:03 a.m. CST

JONESBORO, AR - Two days after running in the Little Rock Marathon with thousands of people, including many who came from out-of-state, Governor Huckabee will be in Jonesboro tomorrow talking about attracting visitors to the state.

Huckabee is scheduled to deliver a speech tomorrow at the annual Governor's Conference on Tourism at the Arkansas State University Convocation Center.  His speech will follow a reception at the Jonesboro Holiday Inn.

The three-day conference officially kicked-off with a reception last night at the Forest L. Wood Crowley's Ridge Nature Center.

(The Associated Press contributed to this report.)