posted: 08/29/2014 1:57 a.m.
Home sales in Arkansas jumped 10.8 percent in July compared with July last year, the Arkansas Realtors Association said Thursday.
posted: 08/29/2014 1:54 a.m.
Meeting the clean-air standards proposed by the federal Environmental Protection Agency will drive up electricity prices and reduce jobs in Arkansas, a representative of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce said Thursday.
posted: 08/28/2014 2:33 a.m.
A scientist who specializes in the molecular genetics of blood cell cancers, and a pioneer in computer virtual reality were introduced Wednesday as Arkansas Research Alliance Scholars.
posted: 08/23/2014 3:32 a.m.
Arkansas home sales jumped more than 10 percent in June compared with June last year, the Arkansas Realtors Association said Friday.
posted: 08/19/2014 2:10 a.m.
ARKADELPHIA -- An Arkadelphia lawyer argued Monday that several national banks and other mortgage companies have failed for years to pay the recording fees required for mortgage transfers in Arkansas' 75 counties.
posted: 08/17/2014 2:07 a.m.
Arkansas' three major publicly traded banks have been on a shopping spree over the past four years, buying more than 30 banks in 11 states.
posted: 08/13/2014 2:34 a.m.
Nucor Steel, an owner of two steel mills near Blytheville, has filed a lawsuit in federal court seeking to stop the construction of the $1.3 billion Big River Steel plant near Osceola.
posted: 08/09/2014 2:08 a.m.
A natural gas power plant in El Dorado, whose owner filed for bankruptcy protection this week, is a possible source for electricity that would help Arkansas meet strict new clean air standards.
posted: 07/20/2014 2:29 a.m.
Douglas McMillon, who took over as chief executive officer at Wal-Mart in February, was the highest-paid public company executive in Arkansas last year.
posted: 07/19/2014 2:56 a.m.
Arkansas' unemployment rate fell in June to 6.2 percent, down from 6.4 percent in May, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics said Friday.
posted: 07/18/2014 1:55 a.m.
Simmons First National Corp. on Thursday reported a profit of $9.9 million for the second quarter, up 50 percent from $6.6 million in the same period last year.
posted: 07/18/2014 1:54 a.m.
Home BancShares, the parent company of Centennial Bank, reported $28.4 million in net income in the second quarter, its best quarter ever and a 61 percent increase compared with the same period in 2013.
posted: 07/15/2014 2:16 a.m.
Bank of the Ozarks earned $26.5 million in the second quarter, a 30 percent improvement over the $20.4 million it made in the second quarter last year, the Little Rock bank said Monday.
posted: 07/10/2014 2:26 a.m.
The three Cranford brothers who left advertising agency Cranford Johnson Robinson Woods of Little Rock in the past three months said Wednesday that they have formed their own agency, known as Cranford Co.
posted: 07/08/2014 2:05 a.m.
A physical therapy firm in De Queen won a jury verdict of $6.5 million last week against the only nursing home in the western Arkansas community.