As Business Grows in Walnut Ridge, Housing Struggles to Keep Up

As Business Grows in Walnut Ridge, Housing Struggles to Keep Up
Charles Snapp, mayor of Walnut Ridge

The arrival of large-scale employers like Peco Foods Inc., Allegis Corp. and American Silica has brought an economic boom to rural communities in northeast Arkansas. But housing has struggled to keep pace with the influx of business and population.
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Homesick Candles Offers Arkansas Smells for the Scentimental This article is available only in print.

Homesick Candles offers hand-poured scented candles, specifically designed for each state.
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Little Change, No Layoffs Planned at Rineco Chemical After Big Sale

Ernie Walker, Rineco's new president, told us that not too many changes have been made since Heritage Environmental Services LLC of Indianapolis bought the Benton waste management company.
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