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Jefferson City News Tribune
Good tidings from a kingdom close to homealone. The people and toys came from all over Calontir's territories that cove
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 37 minutes ago
alone. The people and toys came from all over Calontir's territories that cover Missouri, Iowa, Nebraska, Kansas and northwest Arkansas. Brockman added "Calontir" is Old Anglo-Saxon for "Heartland." Jefferson City is part of the kingdom's... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Body found near Arkansas trailA body was found near an Arkansas trail on Friday afternoon, according to an ar
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 7 hours ago
A body was found near an Arkansas trail on Friday afternoon, according to an article in the Northwest Arkansas Democrat-Gazette. Sgt. Anthony Murphy, a spokesman for the Fayetteville Police Department, told the newspaper the body was found in the... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Northwest Technical Institute, Nworthwest Arkansas Community College partner for nursing programspractical nursing students will be able to obtain their registered nursing lice
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 20 hours ago
practical nursing students will be able to obtain their registered nursing license quicker because of a new agreement with Northwest Arkansas Community College. "The licensed practical nurse needs to go on," said Debra Walker, director of nursing... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Hunt, Wal-Mart order Tesla rigsare putting their resources toward developing or purchasing new tools to remain
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 21 hours ago
are putting their resources toward developing or purchasing new tools to remain competitive. Earlier this fall, at the Northwest Arkansas Tech Summit in Rogers, J.B. Hunt director of innovation and disruption Gary Dowdy spoke about the need for... Read more
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Variety
‘True Detective’ Season 3 Casts Carmen Ejogowith a connection to two missing children in 1980. Ali is set to play Wayne Hay
Variety / Posted yesterday
with a connection to two missing children in 1980. Ali is set to play Wayne Hays, a state police detective from Northwest Arkansas. The new season tells the story of a macabre crime in the heart of the Ozarks, and a mystery that deepens... Read more
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FOX 16 Little Rock
Farmington Woman Sentenced to Over 5 Years in Federal Prison for Drug TraffickingFAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (News release) - A Northwest Arkansas woman was sentenced to
FOX 16 Little Rock / Posted yesterday
FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (News release) - A Northwest Arkansas woman was sentenced to federal prison Thursday for trafficking methamphetamine. Tammy Harp, age 52, of Farmington, was sentenced Nov. 16, to 63 months in federal prison followed by four years... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Investigation into death of woman found in Arkansas hospital's parking lot closed; autopsy inconclusive, police saydriver's seat with her seat belt still buckled. The woman was last seen alive
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted yesterday
driver's seat with her seat belt still buckled. The woman was last seen alive Aug. 6 at the Catalyst Church in Bentonville, the Northwest Arkansas Democrat-Gazette previously reported. The investigation into her death has been closed, Taylor... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Hamburg faces long trip, challenge at Pea Ridgeor at Pea Ridge last year in the playoffs. Are we there yet? RICK’S PICK Pea
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted yesterday
or at Pea Ridge last year in the playoffs. Are we there yet? RICK’S PICK Pea Ridge Other games involving teams from Northwest Arkansas (selections are capitalized). CLASS 7A Cabot at BENTONVILLE Fayetteville at BRYANT Fort Smith Northside... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Northwest Arkansas city parks to benefit from Walton Family Foundation grantsfrom the Walton Family Foundation's design program are meant to improve access
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted yesterday
from the Walton Family Foundation's design program are meant to improve access to downtown parks and public spaces across Northwest Arkansas, according to a news release. The Northwest Arkansas Design Excellence Program is giving $3.6 million to... Read more
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5News Ft. Smith-Fayetteville
Walton Family Foundation Give $3.6 Million in Grants To NWA CitiesNORTHWEST ARKANSAS (KFSM) -- Four cities have received grants Thursday (Nov. 16
5News Ft. Smith-Fayetteville / Posted 2 days ago
NORTHWEST ARKANSAS (KFSM) -- Four cities have received grants Thursday (Nov. 16) totaling $3.6 million from the Walton Family Foundation to enhance downtowns and urban parks. The cities that received the grants are Fayetteville, Springdale, Rogers... Read more
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NBC Sports: CollegeFootballTalk
Tennessee officials reportedly in Tampa wooing Jon Gruden … or notin its very lengthy entirety: My family and I would like to thank the Universi
NBC Sports: CollegeFootballTalk / Posted 2 days ago
in its very lengthy entirety: My family and I would like to thank the University community, Fayetteville community, all of Northwest Arkansas, as well as the friends we have made across the great State of Arkansas. My wife Fanny and I have raised... Read more
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NBC Sports: CollegeFootballTalk
Jim Leavitt’s verbal deal to take over at K-State nixed by Bill Snyderin its very lengthy entirety: My family and I would like to thank the Universi
NBC Sports: CollegeFootballTalk / Posted 2 days ago
in its very lengthy entirety: My family and I would like to thank the University community, Fayetteville community, all of Northwest Arkansas, as well as the friends we have made across the great State of Arkansas. My wife Fanny and I have raised... Read more
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NBC Sports: CollegeFootballTalk
Granted sixth season, Kenny Bigelow to transfer from USCin its very lengthy entirety: My family and I would like to thank the Universi
NBC Sports: CollegeFootballTalk / Posted 2 days ago
in its very lengthy entirety: My family and I would like to thank the University community, Fayetteville community, all of Northwest Arkansas, as well as the friends we have made across the great State of Arkansas. My wife Fanny and I have raised... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Living what he lovesall over the south and Midwest and released two CDs. Today, Buehling is a stap
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
all over the south and Midwest and released two CDs. Today, Buehling is a staple on the contra and square dance circuit in Northwest Arkansas, where he plays with his current quartet, the Ozark Highballers. The band has released a CD and travels... Read more
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NBC Sports: CollegeFootballTalk
With Chip Kelly rumors swirling, Steve Spurrier says next Florida HC very likely a current coachin its very lengthy entirety: My family and I would like to thank the Universi
NBC Sports: CollegeFootballTalk / Posted 2 days ago
in its very lengthy entirety: My family and I would like to thank the University community, Fayetteville community, all of Northwest Arkansas, as well as the friends we have made across the great State of Arkansas. My wife Fanny and I have raised... Read more
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NBC Sports: CollegeFootballTalk
Jeff Long issues extensive — and classy — statement in wake of firing as Arkansas ADin its very lengthy entirety: My family and I would like to thank the Universi
NBC Sports: CollegeFootballTalk / Posted 2 days ago
in its very lengthy entirety: My family and I would like to thank the University community, Fayetteville community, all of Northwest Arkansas, as well as the friends we have made across the great State of Arkansas. My wife Fanny and I have raised... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
UA dismisses athletic directortoday." On Wednesday evening, Long issued a statement thanking the university
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
today." On Wednesday evening, Long issued a statement thanking the university community, Fayetteville community, all of Northwest Arkansas and the coaches, Athletic Department staff, chancellors, student athletes and fans. "Thank you for the... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
UA coaches express appreciationMan out there. Praying for @jefflongUA and his family! #WPS" Former Arkansas q
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
Man out there. Praying for @jefflongUA and his family! #WPS" Former Arkansas quarterback Tyler Wilson, speaking at the Northwest Arkansas Touchdown Club on Wednesday, recalled how Long handled the firing of Bobby Petrino and the following... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
This start-up wants to get rid of all your coinsbe the start-up's revenue, Mr Kam explained. "BUCKETING" CHANGE IN SINGAPORE
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
be the start-up's revenue, Mr Kam explained. "BUCKETING" CHANGE IN SINGAPORE Bucket hopes to launch its service first in Northwest Arkansas, United States, in early 2018, but Mr Kam shared that it is looking to bring it to Singapore by "mid- to... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Stapleton at Verizon, Cate Brothers at CALS theaterBrothers, a legendary Arkansas group who chose semi-retirement a few years ago,
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
Brothers, a legendary Arkansas group who chose semi-retirement a few years ago, occasionally play in their home area of Northwest Arkansas, but seldom in central Arkansas, other than this show and one in November 2015 at the Ron Robinson... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Arkansas fires athletic director Jeff Longonce per season. The school currently has one year left on the agreement that h
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
once per season. The school currently has one year left on the agreement that has caused friction between the school's northwest Arkansas constituency and the rest of the state since Razorback Stadium was expanded in 2000. Long said in... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Arkansas fires athletic director Jeff Long after 10 yearsonce per season. The school currently has one year left on the agreement that h
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 3 days ago
once per season. The school currently has one year left on the agreement that has caused friction between the school's northwest Arkansas constituency and the rest of the state since Razorback Stadium was expanded in 2000. Long said in... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Jeff Long issues statement after firingChancellor Joseph Steinmetz: My family and I would like to thank the Universit
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
Chancellor Joseph Steinmetz: My family and I would like to thank the University community, Fayetteville community, all of Northwest Arkansas, as well as the friends we have made across the great State of Arkansas. My wife Fanny and I have raised... Read more
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Arkansas Business
Jeff Krupsaw Offers 'Human Side' of Democrat-Gazette Layoffsdownturn in advertising, it was a necessity to remain moderately profitable.”
Arkansas Business / Posted 3 days ago
downturn in advertising, it was a necessity to remain moderately profitable.” Wehco’s cuts included eight layoffs at the Northwest Arkansas Democrat-Gazette and more at other papers in the chain, but the company didn’t provide a statewide... Read more
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Island Packet
Arkansas fires athletic director Jeff Long after 10 yearsonce per season. The school currently has one year left on the agreement that h
Island Packet / Posted 3 days ago
once per season. The school currently has one year left on the agreement that has caused friction between the school's northwest Arkansas constituency and the rest of the state since Razorback Stadium was expanded in 2000. Long said in... Read more
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5News Ft. Smith-Fayetteville
Jeff Long Issues Statement Following TerminationJeff Long has a statement. “My family and I would like to thank the University
5News Ft. Smith-Fayetteville / Posted 3 days ago
Jeff Long has a statement. “My family and I would like to thank the University community, Fayetteville community, all of Northwest Arkansas, as well as the friends we have made across the great State of Arkansas. My wife Fanny and I have raised... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Arkansas fires athletic director Jeff Long after 10 yearsaway from the Arkansas campus in Little Rock. I It's an agreement that has cau
KTVN Reno / Posted 3 days ago
away from the Arkansas campus in Little Rock. I It's an agreement that has caused much friction between the school's northwest Arkansas constituency and the rest of the state since Razorback Stadium was expanded in 2000, and Long said in... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Arkansas fires athletic director Jeff Long after 10 yearsaway from the Arkansas campus in Little Rock. I It's an agreement that has cau
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 3 days ago
away from the Arkansas campus in Little Rock. I It's an agreement that has caused much friction between the school's northwest Arkansas constituency and the rest of the state since Razorback Stadium was expanded in 2000, and Long said in... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Arkansas fires athletic director Jeff Long after 10 yearsaway from the Arkansas campus in Little Rock. I It's an agreement that has cau
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 3 days ago
away from the Arkansas campus in Little Rock. I It's an agreement that has caused much friction between the school's northwest Arkansas constituency and the rest of the state since Razorback Stadium was expanded in 2000, and Long said in... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Arkansas fires athletic director Jeff Long after 10 yearsaway from the Arkansas campus in Little Rock. I It's an agreement that has cau
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 3 days ago
away from the Arkansas campus in Little Rock. I It's an agreement that has caused much friction between the school's northwest Arkansas constituency and the rest of the state since Razorback Stadium was expanded in 2000, and Long said in... Read more
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New York Daily News
Arkansas fires athletic director Jeff Long after 10 yearsaway from the Arkansas campus in Little Rock. I It's an agreement that has cau
New York Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
away from the Arkansas campus in Little Rock. I It's an agreement that has caused much friction between the school's northwest Arkansas constituency and the rest of the state since Razorback Stadium was expanded in 2000, and Long said in... Read more
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Arkansas Business
Analysis: War Memorial Only Slightly More Popular With South Arkansas FansFans from northwest Arkansas make up a bigger portion of ticket sales for Razor
Arkansas Business / Posted 3 days ago
Fans from northwest Arkansas make up a bigger portion of ticket sales for Razorbacks football games held in Little Rock than fans from the southeast and southwest areas of the state combined, according to a presentation prepared by the University of... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
In UA's view, LR arena in need of $10M update2000, including the construction of Interstate 49 to Fayetteville, the signific
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
2000, including the construction of Interstate 49 to Fayetteville, the significant increase in the number of hotel rooms in Northwest Arkansas, the proliferation of games on TV and game day expectations of fans. Long addressed the need for making a... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Arkansan arrested in baby girl's deathA 20-year-old Northwest Arkansas man accused in an infant's death was arrested
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
A 20-year-old Northwest Arkansas man accused in an infant's death was arrested Tuesday afternoon in Oklahoma, authorities said. Reagan Levi Phifer faces a first-degree murder charge in the months-old case. The 3-month-old girl was taken to a... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Tyson ready to open tech center at former Springdale HQ siteTuesday that they value the collaborative workspace as a catalyst for transform
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
Tuesday that they value the collaborative workspace as a catalyst for transforming downtown Springdale into a tech hub for Northwest Arkansas. "Our vision is to make this the new tech town," Scott Spradley, chief information technology officer,... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Homeless advocate wishes to see housing options come to Little RockLocal homeless advocates are closely watching what is happening in northwest Ar
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 4 days ago
Local homeless advocates are closely watching what is happening in northwest Arkansas. Fayetteville’s planning commission approved a new kind of housing option Monday to get people off the streets. It will allow a non-profit to build a neighborhood... Read more
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Reuters Sports News
Major League Baseball roundupthe team announced. Brower spent the past two seasons as the Chicago Cubs’ min
Reuters Sports News / Posted 4 days ago
the team announced. Brower spent the past two seasons as the Chicago Cubs’ minor league pitching coordinator. The 44-year-old has also served as the pitching coach for Northwest Arkansas, which is the Double-A affiliate of the Kansas City... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Authorities seeking Arkansas man in death of infant; 20-old faces murder chargeArkansas man accused in an infant's death. Farmington Patrol Capt. Mike Wilban
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
Arkansas man accused in an infant's death. Farmington Patrol Capt. Mike Wilbanks said a 3-month-old was taken to a Northwest Arkansas hospital July 27 with broken ribs, a broken fibula and brain injuries. Reagan Levi Phifer told... Read more
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FOX 16 Little Rock
New Foundation Created to Enhance Arkansas Parks & Recreationexisting facilities and maintaining quality outdoor offerings. An ongoing fundr
FOX 16 Little Rock / Posted 4 days ago
existing facilities and maintaining quality outdoor offerings. An ongoing fundraising campaign will soon be launched. “As Northwest Arkansas becomes one of the most desirable places to the live in the U.S., natural assets such as hiking and... Read more
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Benton Courier
REIGNING CHAMPS: Bauxite dance takes 5th straight titledance team continued to strive on the dance floor Saturday, coming away with it
Benton Courier / Posted 4 days ago
dance team continued to strive on the dance floor Saturday, coming away with its fifth straight 4A State Championship in Northwest Arkansas. Led by Head Coach Charlotte Tarver, the team dominated the competition. Tarver credits the team... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
Financial literacy course added to Arkansas graduation requirementslawmakers this year mandates that students receive instruction on a range of st
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 4 days ago
lawmakers this year mandates that students receive instruction on a range of standards related to financial literacy, the Northwest Arkansas Democrat-Gazette reported. The law, dubbed the Personal Finance and Job Readiness Act, will take effect... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
News in brief7 Dairy Queens to open in state's NW A franchisee will open seven Dairy Queen
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
7 Dairy Queens to open in state's NW A franchisee will open seven Dairy Queen operations in the Northwest Arkansas area, with the first expected to open in Springdale by May. Aimee Sims of Alabama, said Monday she, along with her husband Terry,... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Greenbrier named as the safest city in Arkansasas the safest city in Arkansas in 2017 beating out Greenwood and White Hall. S
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 5 days ago
as the safest city in Arkansas in 2017 beating out Greenwood and White Hall. Six out of the top 10 cities are located in northwest Arkansas. In order to figure out which city was safest, the council reviewed recent data from the FBI Uniform Crime... Read more
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KAIT Jonesboro
Arkansas high schools to teach financial literacyunable to graduate from high school without some understanding of financial pla
KAIT Jonesboro / Posted 5 days ago
unable to graduate from high school without some understanding of financial planning, taxes and household budgeting. The Northwest Arkansas Democrat-Gazette reports that lawmakers approved the Personal Finance and Job Readiness Act this year. It... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Experts address better health for Pacific Islandersother demographic group. The United States is home to hundreds of thousands of
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
other demographic group. The United States is home to hundreds of thousands of islanders, with more than 12,000 living in Northwest Arkansas, according to the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, which co-hosted the conference. "In some... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
State, schools move ahead with mandate for financial coursesteach the one-semester economics course in ninth grade, paired with civics the
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
teach the one-semester economics course in ninth grade, paired with civics the other semester, Smith told a gathering of Northwest Arkansas superintendents Nov. 2. One option is to move economics and civics to the 11th grade. That would involve... Read more
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5News Ft. Smith-Fayetteville
Police Give Online Shopping Safety Tips During Holidaysout in a rural area, that’s probably not a wise idea. We recommend against that
5News Ft. Smith-Fayetteville / Posted 6 days ago
out in a rural area, that’s probably not a wise idea. We recommend against that obviously.” Other police departments in Northwest Arkansas, like Springdale and Fayetteville, also have safety exchange zones for shoppers. Workman said they have... Read more
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5News Ft. Smith-Fayetteville
Man Admits To Stealing From Bentonville American Legion PostArkansas American Legion post has pleaded guilty to charges related to the thef
5News Ft. Smith-Fayetteville / Posted 6 days ago
Arkansas American Legion post has pleaded guilty to charges related to the theft of more than $100,000 from the group. The Northwest Arkansas Democrat-Gazette reports that 53-year-old Marvin Akers of Rogers pleaded guilty Thursday to a theft of... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Sears exits leave 2 state malls with holes to fillstores after Sears Holding Corp. announced another round of store closures earl
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
stores after Sears Holding Corp. announced another round of store closures earlier this month. The Sears stores in the Northwest Arkansas Mall in Fayetteville and Central Mall in Fort Smith were among the list of 63 Sears and Kmart locations... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
22-acre Coca-Cola bottling complex in LR changes hands for $11Mloaned ARG more than $728,000. Fayetteville-based Rausch Coleman is the larges
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
loaned ARG more than $728,000. Fayetteville-based Rausch Coleman is the largest homebuilder in Arkansas, with projects in Northwest Arkansas, Sherwood, Cabot, Beebe, Bryant, Alexander, Conway and Jacksonville. It recently opened a branch in... Read more
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