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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

Simmons Bank Gives $2.5M to UAPB for Athletics

Simmons First National Corp. CEO George Makris this morning announced a $2.5 million donation to the athletics program at the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff. read more >

Walmart Atop Fortune 500 List for 6th Straight Year

Fortune magazine has published its 64th annual Fortune 500 list of the country's biggest companies, and Walmart Inc. of Bentonville ranks No. 1 for the sixth consecutive year. read more >

Calstrip Plans $15M Investment, 45 Jobs Near Blytheville

Calstrip Industries Inc. of Mira Loma, California, announces plans to invest $15 million in a new 100,000-SF steel processing plant on the campus of Nucor Steel Arkansas. read more >

Thomas & Thomas, Beall Barclay & Co. to Merge

Thomas & Thomas LLP of Little Rock and Beall Barclay & Co. PLC of Fort Smith say they will merge. read more >

Full Text of Mark Stodola's Letter Saying He Won't Seek Re-Election

In letter first sent Monday to the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette and the Arkansas Times, Little Rock Mayor Mark Stodola said he won't seek a fourth term in office. read more >

P.A.M. Transportation 1Q Net Income Down 39 Percent

P.A.M. Transportation Services Inc. of Tontitown reports first-quarter net income of $1.4 million, or 22 cents per share, down from $2.3 million, or 36 cents per share, in the same quarter last year. read more >

USA Truck Appoints Tim Guin as Chief Commercial Officer

USA Truck Inc. of Van Buren has named Tim Guin its executive vice president and chief commercial officer. read more >

Home BancShares 1Q Profit Up 56 Percent

Home BancShares Inc. of Conway on Thursday reported first-quarter profit of $73.1 million, up 56 percent from the same quarter last year, a new record. read more >

Cogswell Motors Owner, Wife Found Dead

The owner of Cogswell Motors Inc. of Russellville and his wife have been found dead in their home. read more >

Walmart, Other Retailers Step Up Personalization on Their Websites

Shoppers will see more personalization based on where they are and what they've bought before on the Walmart website, as the retailer and several other stores try to build stronger connections with shoppers used to the customization of Amazon. read more >