posted: 04/25/2015 3:28 a.m.
Entergy Arkansas, the state's largest utility, is seeking a $167 million increase in its rates, the firm said Friday in a filing with the Arkansas Public Service Commission.
posted: 04/25/2015 1 a.m.
LITTLE ROCK -- Entergy Arkansas, the state's largest utility, is seeking a $167 million increase in its rates, the firm said Friday in a filing with the Arkansas Public Service Commission.
posted: 04/24/2015 2:09 a.m.
Simmons First National Corp. earned $8.7 million in the first quarter, almost double the net income of a year earlier, the Pine Bluff bank said Thursday.
posted: 04/23/2015 2:16 a.m.
An idea born from a missed lunch won an Arkansas State University team more than $30,000 Wednesday in the 15th Donald W. Reynolds Governor's Cup college business plan competition.
posted: 04/22/2015 2:07 a.m.
Arkansas' unemployment rate remained unchanged at 5.6 percent in March, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics said Tuesday.
posted: 04/21/2015 2:03 a.m.
TAC Air plans to break ground on soon on a multimillion-dollar executive terminal at Bill and Hillary Clinton National Airport/Adams Field in Little Rock, the Dallas-based firm said Monday.
posted: 04/18/2015 1:52 a.m.
Deltic Timber Corp. will spend $8 million over the next year to expand Rahling Road in west Little Rock, Ray Dillon, chief executive officer of the El Dorado firm, said Friday.
posted: 04/17/2015 1:51 a.m.
Home BancShares, which owns Centennial Bank branches in three states, earned $31.1 million in the first quarter, the Conway firm said Thursday.
posted: 04/16/2015 2:19 a.m.
A Florida energy firm has agreed to build a 500-acre solar energy park in Arkansas County to provide electricity for Entergy Arkansas, the utility said Wednesday.
posted: 04/15/2015 2:10 a.m.
Red Alert Media Matrix, which never followed through on a $59 million offer this year to buy the newspaper and photo archives owned by John Rogers of North Little Rock, told a judge Tuesday that it will make another offer within a month.
posted: 04/14/2015 1:53 a.m.
Net income for Bank of the Ozarks jumped almost 58 percent in the first quarter compared with the first quarter last year, the Little Rock bank said Monday.
posted: 04/11/2015 2:05 a.m.
Arkansas home sales jumped 9 percent in February compared with February last year, the sixth straight monthly improvement, the Arkansas Realtors Association said Friday.
posted: 04/08/2015 2:05 a.m.
Arkansas saw a cash flow of more than $6.5 million from a series of bond transactions that were the focus of a Legislative audit, a Russellville accountant testified Tuesday at a state hearing against former bond trader Steele Stephens.
posted: 04/07/2015 1:49 a.m.
Arkansas lost more than $203,000 on seven of the 85 bond trades handled by Steele Stephens between 2008 and 2012, a national bond expert testified Monday at a hearing brought by the Arkansas Securities Department.
posted: 04/01/2015 2:12 a.m.
Simmons First National's stock had the best performance of Arkansas' largest public companies in the first quarter, gaining 11.9 percent over the past three months.