WBU Reopens Wednesday, Jan. 17

Williams Baptist University will reopen on standard schedule Wednesday, Jan. 17. The university was closed Tuesday due to wintry weather, but roads across northeast Arkansas have cleared through the day. Motorists and pedestrians should use continued caution for icy patches that may remain on roadways, parking lots and sidewalks. Welcome back! Those wanting road updates…

Williams Closed Tuesday, Jan. 16

Williams Baptist University will be closed on Tuesday, Jan. 16, due to wintry conditions. Classes are cancelled and offices are closed. The junior varsity men’s basketball game scheduled for Tuesday night, against National Park College, has been postponed and will be rescheduled. The Vaughn Lecture which had been scheduled for Tuesday night, featuring Arkansas Democrat-Gazette…

Williams Open Friday, Jan. 12

Williams Baptist University is open and operating on standard schedule Friday, Jan. 12.  Wintry weather spared the area overnight, although students and staff are urged to use caution due to spotty patches of ice on roads and sidewalks. Please be careful, and stay warm!

Williams Readies University ‘Net Addresses

Williams Baptist University in Walnut Ridge is getting its Internet addresses set for the move to Williams Baptist University.  Williams is in the process of transitioning to WBU, and two of its ‘Net addresses can now be accessed through domain names that reflect the new name. The school’s new, mobile friendly website can be accessed…

Massey Named Band Director at Williams

Williams Baptist University has a director for its new band program.  Brady Massey, director of bands at Pocahontas High School for the past two decades, will lead the Williams band program as it launches next fall. “It’s exciting because it’s a new program for the university and a new adventure for me.  The university has…