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Ashley Group Could Bring New Life to Pleasant Crossing in Rogers

Ashley Group Could Bring New Life to Pleasant Crossing in Rogers
The Ashley Group is looking at Pleasant Crossing in Rogers.

The Ashley Group of North Little Rock, one of the largest commercial property managers in the state, is looking to buy a mostly undeveloped 30.5-acre piece of the Pleasant Crossing development in Rogers.
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Promenade at Chenal Parcel Purchased by Indiana Developer

A new outparcel development at The Promenade at Chenal in west Little Rock was purchased by an Indiana thrift for $1 million.
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Fort Smith Stays on Top of Arkansas Tech Business Index

For the second consecutive month, Fort Smith had the highest ATBI value in April. The city saw a decrease of 1.6 points between March and April, however, its 106.99 rating was good enough to best its closest competitors.
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Wal-Mart Execs Naturally Dominate List of Executive Compensation

Top executives at the world's largest company continue to dominate Arkansas Business' annual list of public company executive compensation, starting with the new CEO, Doug McMillon. read more >

Proposal Would Raise Arkansas' Minimum Wage Rate

Arkansas' minimum wage of $6.25 an hour, which applies to all employers with four or more employees, is one of only four state minimums that remain below the federal wage of $7.25 hourly. read more >

Lessons Learned (Editorial)

One of our best additions to the pages of Arkansas Business in our redesign three years ago has turned out to be the weekly Executive Q&A. It's a good way of getting new voices into the paper, voices largely unfiltered by editors because the Q&As are usually done via email and we publish the answers largely as written (though sometimes abbreviated because of space constraints). read more >

Fowler Family Gives $2.5M for UA Training Facility

The Wallace and Jama Fowler family gives the University of Arkansas $2.5 million to help pay for a new baseball and track training center. read more >

Chuy's Ringing Up Former Saturn Property in NLR

Chuy's, the popular Tex-Mex chain, is on its way to North Little Rock. With 27 locations open and more on the way, it will be setting up shop at 5105 Warden Road. read more >

Sign-hanging, Island Building Closing Lanes at Big Rock Interchange in LR

The state Highway and Transportation Department said Friday that the eastbound lane of Financial Center Parkway from Hermitage Road to Interstate 630 will be closed so crews can build traffic islands amid a construction project. Work will take place next Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. read more >

UCA Gauging Retail Interest in Mixed-Use Development

The University of Central Arkansas is starting to look into the interest levels businesses may have in being a part of the first phase of the university's renovation of Donaghey Avenue. read more >

New Shops Coming to The Promenade at Chenal in Little Rock

A new 8,000-SF building, set to house four new shops, is now under construction at The Promenade at Chenal in Little Rock. The multi-tenant building is set to be completed in the fall. read more >

Murphy Oil to Begin Construction on New Headquarters in El Dorado

The facility will include a two-story building with a lobby and general meeting rooms connected to a five-story structure that will hold the company's offices. read more >

Prosecutors Plan Appeal in Case of Brandon Barber's Attorney, K. Vaughn Knight

Conner Eldridge, U.S. Attorney for the Western District of Arkansas, and First Assistant U.S. Attorney Wendy L. Johnson filed notice that they will appeal U.S. District Judge P.K. Holmes' decision to throw out a jury's conviction of Knight on eight felony charges. read more >

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