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CareLink Elects Board Directors (Movers & Shakers)

CareLink Elects Board Directors (Movers & Shakers)
John Davis has been elected to the CareLink board of directors while Stacy Duckett will serve as chair of the 2015 board.

John Davis, president of First Security Bank in North Little Rock, has been elected to the CareLink board of directors, and Stacy Duckett of Southwest Power Pool has been named chair of the 2015 board.
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Walmart Foundation Gives $250K to Jones Center

The Walmart Foundation donates $250,000 to the Jones Center in Springdale.
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Four Winners Named at Helena Startup Challenge

Four Helena-West Helena businesses were named winners and split $80,000 in prize money at Southern Bancorp's Helena Startup Challenge.
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Niel Crowson of Jonesboro, a 1975 graduate of Arkansas State University, has been appointed to a five-year term on the ASU Board of Trustees. Crowson currently serves as president and CEO of E.C. Barton & Co., one of Arkansas' largest privately owned businesses. read more >

Arkansas Labor Force Rises by 9,000

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Arkansas Jobless Rate Down to 5.5 Percent

The state's unemployment rate fell to 5.5 percent in February, down a tenth of a percentage point from January, according to data released Friday by the state Department of Workforce Services. read more >

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Gov. Asa Hutchinson on Thursday announced Mike Preston as the new executive director of the Arkansas Economic Development Commission. Preston previously served as director of government relations for Enterprise Florida. read more >

MISO Unveils $22M Operations Center in Little Rock

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Arkansas State University to Hold Women's Business Leadership Conference April 2

Arkansas State University in Jonesboro is holding a Women's Business Leadership Conference on April 2 in Centennial Hall at the Carl R. Reng Student Union and at the Delta Center for Economic Development. read more >

Arkansas Baptist's Fitz Hill Sees Education, Urban Revitalization and Investments Intertwined

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Beall Barclay Adds Two to Team (Movers & Shakers)

Josh Masters has been admitted as a member of Beall Barclay & Co. PLC, and Travis Teague has been admitted as a member of Beall Barclay Wealth Management LLC, both in Fort Smith. read more >

Henderson State University Finds Mismanagement at Foundation

Henderson State University of Arkadelphia said Friday that it has uncovered mismanagement of interest allocations at the nonprofit Henderson Foundation and said it has taken steps to improve how it handles donor money. read more >

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