Northwest Arkansas

Document Details How Schwyhart Hid Millions, Mansion from Creditors

Document Details How Schwyhart Hid Millions, Mansion from Creditors
Bill Schwyhart (file)

An unsealed court filing lays bare how Bill Schwyhart allegedly hid as much as $4.4 million and a $1.5 million mansion from creditors for the past five years.
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Lauren James, First Security Reach Settlement in Lawsuit

First Security Bank of Searcy last week settled its lawsuit against Lauren James Enterprises Inc. of Fayetteville, ending a legal battle that included allegations that the women's clothing company conducted a sham foreclosure sale in August to avoid paying the bank.
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Arkansas' 3E Software Picked for Accelerator

3E Software Inc. of Springdale is one of 10 companies, and the only one from Arkansas, chosen to participate in the inaugural ICBA ThinkTECH Accelerator.
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Truckers, Construction Firms Ready to Roll with Arkansas Highway Plan

While Gov. Asa Hutchinson's $300 million per year plan for highways will raise diesel prices for truckers, they'll eventually come out ahead through time saved and fewer equipment repairs, the Arkansas Trucking Association says. read more >

Kansas City Firm Hires Former Walmart Exec to Lead Cyber Innovation Center in NWA

Cybersecurity firm Fishtech Group of Kansas City, Missouri, has hired former Walmart executive Kerry Kilker to lead its new Cyber Innovation Center in northwest Arkansas. read more >

Duane Highley to Leave AECC for Similar Job in Colorado

Duane Highley, president and chief executive officer for Arkansas Electric Cooperative Corp., is leaving the power company to become CEO of Tri-State Generation and Transmission, a wholesale power supplier in Colorado. read more >

Proposed Arkansas Highway Plan Would Raise $300M Per Year

Gov. Asa Hutchinson and legislative leaders unveil a $300 million per year plan to maintain Arkansas' roads and bridges — one billed as the largest single highway proposal in the state's history. read more >

Cesar Conde Appointed to Walmart's Board of Directors

Walmart Inc. on Monday appointed Cesar Conde, chairman of NBCUniversal International Group and NBCUniversal Telemundo Enterprises, to its board of directors. read more >

Big Deals of 2018 Skyrocket in Arkansas by 267 Percent This article is available only in print.

The value of big deals in Arkansas leaped to $53.9 billion in 2018, a 267 percent increase over the $14.7 billion figure of 2017. read more >

Missouri County Officially Dropped from NWA Metro This article is available only in print.

The federal Office of Management & Budget dropped McDonald County from the official Northwest Arkansas Metropolitan Statistical Area. read more >

Arkansas Big 3 Metros Power State Growth

The state of Arkansas had another strong job growth year in 2018, but almost all of it was centered on three main metro areas. read more >

Update: New York Firm Sues NanoMech for $8.9M

Michaelson Capital Partners of New York is suing NanoMech Inc. of Springdale in the Supreme Court of New York for $8.9 million plus interest, costs and fees. read more >

Tyson Foods to Buy Parts of BRF S.A. for $340M

Tyson Foods Inc. of Springdale agrees to buy the Thai and European operations of BRF S.A. for $340 million. read more >

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