Mike Ross to speak at Jonesboro event

JONESBORO, Ark. (AP) - Gubernatorial candidate Mike Ross is to speak Friday at an event in Jonesboro.

Ross is to give a noon address to the Northeast Arkansas Political Animals Club at the Jonesboro Chamber of Commerce office.

Ross, a former congressman, is the only Democrat who has announced for the 2014 race. Three Republicans are competing for the GOP nomination - former U.S. Rep. Asa Hutchinson, businessman Curtis Coleman and state Rep. Debra Hobbs.

Hutchinson addressed the club in September.

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