Four State Lawmakers to be Honored at ASU's Annual Legislative Day Activities

OCTOBER 6, 2006 - Posted at 4:07 p.m. CDT

JONESBORO, AR - Arkansas State University will conduct its annual Legislative Day activities Saturday on the Jonesboro campus, with four legislators to be honored.

Those to be honored include Representative Benny Petrus of Stuttgart, Rep. Dustin McDaniel of Jonesboro, Rep. Robert Thompson of Paragould and Rep. Ray Kidd of Jonesboro.

The four will be recognized at a picnic at ASU president Les Wyatt's home, and at halftime of the ASU-Louisiana (Monroe) football game.

In addition, prior to the halftime recognition ceremony, the audience will be asked to join in a moment of silence in honor of the late state Senator Jerry Bookout of Jonesboro.  Bookout died in February.