posted: 09/01/2015 2:57 a.m.
First National Bank of Lawrence County, based in Walnut Ridge, has been the target of a $3.9 million fraud, the bank acknowledged Monday.
posted: 09/01/2015 2:49 a.m.
The Wal-Mart Foundation has donated $10.5 million worth of grants as part of a commitment to increase access to food and nutrition education for children.
posted: 08/30/2015 3:15 a.m.
Depending on what criteria are used, the Northwest Arkansas metropolitan area has one of the most -- or least -- competitive banking markets in the country.
posted: 08/29/2015 3:03 a.m.
The 106 banks in Arkansas had total assets of $70.3 billion on June 30, according to data supplied by the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis.
posted: 08/28/2015 2:04 a.m.
Michael McAfee, the receiver in several lawsuits involving former photo archivist John Rogers of North Little Rock, filed a motion Thursday for Rogers to be held in contempt of court.
posted: 08/26/2015 2:23 a.m.
Bill Elderton, former general manager for the Hot Springs Village Voice, was named general manager of the Sentinel-Record in Hot Springs on Tuesday.
posted: 08/23/2015 3:51 a.m.
Officers at Wal-Mart and Tyson Foods were the highest paid public company executives in Arkansas last year, with the top three earning more than $19 million each.
posted: 08/22/2015 2:06 a.m.
Arkansas' unemployment rate dropped to 5.6 percent in July compared with 5.7 percent in June, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics said Friday.
updated: 08/19/2015 7:46 a.m.
John Correnti, the visionary who guided the creation of three steel mills in Mississippi County and others outside Arkansas, died Tuesday in Chicago. He was 68.
posted: 08/14/2015 2:26 a.m.
The Arkansas Research Alliance, a group that recruits high-technology experts to the state, on Thursday announced two more research scholars, a scientist who specializes in energy storage and an engineer who studies experimental cardiovascular surgery.
posted: 08/14/2015 2:18 a.m.
Home sales in Arkansas jumped 15 percent in June with 3,113 homes sold, the Arkansas Realtors Association said Thursday.
posted: 08/11/2015 1:51 a.m.
The Federal Home Loan Bank of Dallas said Monday that it has awarded more than $1.1 million in Affordable Housing Program grants to create or rehabilitate 163 housing units in Arkansas.
posted: 08/10/2015 2:28 a.m.
Entergy Arkansas intends to pay a little more than 5 cents per kilowatt-hour for electricity from a proposed solar farm near Stuttgart.
posted: 08/07/2015 1:57 a.m.
Centennial Bank sued John Rogers, a North Little Rock archivist, his ex-wife Angelica and two businesses Thursday for more than $3.5 million for failure to make payments on four loans.
posted: 08/01/2015 1:55 a.m.
Bear State Financial earned $2.5 million in the second quarter, the Little Rock bank said Friday.