updated: 11/24/2015 5:38 a.m.
A publicly traded Chinese company wants to build a $1.36 billion pulp mill in south Arkansas, the governor's office said Monday.
posted: 11/24/2015 5:28 a.m.
Gary Rickenbach, a former senior executive vice president with Little Rock-based One Bank & Trust who was indicted on charges of defrauding the bank and the federal government, asked Monday to change his plea to guilty.
posted: 11/21/2015 2:39 a.m.
Arkansas' unemployment rate dropped for the fifth-straight month in October, mirroring a decline in the national rate, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics said Friday.
posted: 11/20/2015 5:45 a.m.
Several businesses have recently located on Main Street in North Little Rock, commercial real estate firm Newmark Grubb Arkansas said Thursday.
posted: 11/19/2015 5:45 a.m.
Home sales in Arkansas remained strong in September, the Arkansas Realtors Association said Wednesday.
posted: 11/17/2015 5:45 a.m.
RUSSELLVILLE -- Entergy Corp. cannot prove that it was the employer for one worker who was killed and two others who were injured in a 2013 accident at Arkansas Nuclear One, an attorney for the workers said Monday.
updated: 11/14/2015 4:28 a.m.
Bank of the Ozarks has gone on a rapid buying spree that will make it the largest bank in Arkansas in a matter of months.
posted: 11/12/2015 5:45 a.m.
The 19 percent drop in natural gas bills that CenterPoint Energy touted less than two weeks ago will shrink to 5.5 percent if a state commission approves all of the base-rate increase that the Houston-based company requested Tuesday.
posted: 11/11/2015 11:31 a.m.
CenterPoint Energy’s customers in Arkansas will still see a reduction in their monthly gas bills even though the utility is seeking a 12.2 percent increase in its base rate, the Houston-based firm said Wednesday.
posted: 11/11/2015 5:45 a.m.
Less than two weeks after stating that its monthly natural gas bills in Arkansas would drop 19 percent, CenterPoint Energy on Tuesday filed for an increase in its base rate.
posted: 11/11/2015 5:45 a.m.
BHL Financing LLC, a Benton County firm owned by billionaire Johnelle Hunt, sued Little Rock-based One Bank & Trust last week, claiming breach of contract and fraud.
posted: 11/06/2015 2:29 a.m.
Arkansas' economy should continue its slow but positive growth in the near future, a state economist predicted Thursday.
posted: 11/04/2015 2:05 a.m.
Arkansas' consumer sentiment index has dropped slightly since March, according to the fall survey released Tuesday.
posted: 10/31/2015 4:01 a.m.
Customers of natural gas companies in Arkansas will see lower bills starting next month, the state's three gas utilities reported Friday in filings with the Arkansas Public Service Commission.
posted: 10/30/2015 5:45 a.m.
Unemployment rates of Arkansas' metropolitan areas continued to fall, as four had rates below 5 percent in September, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics said.