Sale of Alltel Tops List of 2007 Deals by John Henry Posted 1/21/2008 12:00 am Updated 3 years ago Nothing comes close to the $27.5 billion buyout of Alltel Corp. as the biggest deal in Arkansas in 2007. Want the Full Article? Get Unlimited Archive Access for $19.95 per Year Readers must pay to access stories older than 20 days. Purchase Now Already have archive access? Login to view this article.