WWI Display Coming to WBU

“The Great War: Arkansas in World War I” will be displayed at Williams Baptist University’s Felix Goodson Library from October 10 through October 22. The free, traveling exhibit that tells the story of Arkansas’s role, at home and on the battlefields, during World War I. The traveling exhibit consists of 12 panels that showcase images…

WBU to Become Williams Baptist University

There is a new U coming to Arkansas.  Williams Baptist University in Walnut Ridge announced Wednesday that, starting next fall, it will be known as Williams Baptist University. “This is a monumental day in the history of this institution, reflecting a major step forward.  Williams has provided an outstanding, Christian higher education for the past…

Raymond Jackson: 1944-2017

Williams Baptist University has lost a dedicated alumnus, trustee and dear friend with the passing of Raymond Jackson.  Ray, age 72 of Jacksonville, Ark., passed away Monday after a short illness. Ray graduated from Williams in 1964. He was a current member of WBU’s Board of Trustees who had served for many years on the…