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Lance Turner

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Lance Turner has been with Arkansas Business since 1999 and has been Interactive Editor since 2000. Turner oversees content for ABPG sites, including ArkansasBusiness.com, where he edits the Daily Report enewsletter.

He appears regularly on CBS affiliate KTHV-TV, Channel 11, providing business news reports on "Today's THV This Morning." He is also a panelist on AETN's weekly public affairs program, "Arkansas Week."

He's on Twitter, Facebook and Google+.

Last 10 Articles & Blog Posts

Fort Smith Foam Plant to Add 100 Workers

Elite Comfort Solutions of Newnan, Georgia, announced Tuesday that it will expand its Fort Smith plant, adding 100 jobs. read more >

Fed's James Bullard: Only One Rate Hike Needed Now

James Bullard, president of the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis, says one hike to a key interest rate is all that's needed right now. read more >

Boone County Airport Board Selects Contour Airlines for EAS

The Boone County Airport Board has recommended that the Department of Transportation award Contour Airlines of Smyrna, Tennessee, the contract for its essential air service. read more >

Simmons First 3Q Net Income Up 8 Percent

Simmons First National Corp. of Pine Bluff on Wednesday reported third-quarter net income of $23.4 million, up 8 percent from the same quarter last year. read more >

Chinese Firm Agrees to Put Garment Plant in Little Rock, Employ 400

A Chinese company that makes clothing for Adidas and other brands has agreed to put a garment plant in Little Rock, investing $20 million and employing 400 people. read more >

Home BancShares 3Q Profit Up 22 Percent

Home BancShares Inc. of Conway reports record quarterly profit of $43.6 million, up 22 percent from the same quarter last year. read more >

Pete Yuan Off to Texas, IberiaBank Names New Arkansas Leader

IberiaBank Corp. says Gregory K. Smithers, an executive vice president and regional president of the bank's Tennessee operations, will now also oversee the bank's Arkansas operations. read more >

JB Hunt 3Q Earnings Down 3 Percent

J.B. Hunt Transport Services Inc. of Lowell on Monday reported third-quarter net earnings of $109.4 million, down 5 percent from the same time last year. read more >

UCA Narrows Applicants for President

UCA names the eight finalists who will interview for the president's job next week in Dallas. read more >

Asa Hutchinson Weighs In On Trump Comments

Gov. Asa Hutchinson held a news conference today ahead of a six-day trip to China, but much of it was taken up questions about GOP presidential nominee Donald Trump. read more >