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Lee Hogan

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Lee Hogan joined Arkansas Business in 2014. In addition to his work with ArkansasBusiness.com, he writes for other ABPG publications, including Little Rock Soirée.

Hogan graduated from the University of Central Arkansas with a degree in print journalism. Before joining the Arkansas Business team, he was a reporter with the Log Cabin Democrat in Conway and also spent time as an online intern at the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette. He is on Twitter, Facebook, Google+ and LinkedIn.

Last 10 Articles & Blog Posts

UCA Moves Forward with Feasibility Study on Mixed-Use Development

The University of Central Arkansas moved a step closer to putting a mixed-use building on campus after its board of trustees on approved a feasibility study for issuing bonds for a proposed 67,500-SF center at the corner of Donaghey Avenue and Bruce Street. read more >

Arkansas' Unemployment Rate Up to 6.3 Percent in August

For the first time in 10 months, and the first time this year, Arkansas' unemployment rate increased from the previous month. read more >

Arkansas' Higher Education Enrollment Down 1 Percent

The number of students enrolled in higher education is down 1 percent from a year ago, according to enrollment numbers on the 11th day of classes. read more >

A-State, NYIT Prepare for October Summit on Proposed Medical School

Officials with the proposed New York Institute of Technology College of Osteopathic Medicine on the Arkansas State University campus in Jonesboro have set a graduate medical education summit for October. The GME Summit, scheduled Oct. 16, will bring together state and national healthcare leaders, hospital executives and practicing physicians. read more >

Leaders Say New School District Will Boost Businesses in Jacksonville

More than 94 percent voted Tuesday for Jacksonville to separate from the Pulaski County Special School District and create its own school district. Leaders expect the move to provide a big boost for business in the city. read more >

Bar Louie Coming to McCain Mall in 2015

Bar Louie is opening its second location in Little Rock. The popular restaurant chain, which has 88 locations in 24 states, is set to open another spot at McCain Mall in North Little Rock early next year. read more >

Mark Pryor, John Boozman Introduce Bill to Help Farmers Affected by Turner Grain

U.S. Sens. Mark Pryor and John Boozman have introduced a bill aimed at providing relief for farmers affected by the collapse of grain dealers. read more >

Report: David Tovar Resigned From Wal-Mart Over Resume Falsehood

In an email to media Friday, David Tovar, vice president of communications for Wal-Mart Stores Inc. of Bentonville, announced he will be leaving the retail giant Sept. 30. read more >

Mobile-Payment Battle Brews Between Apple, Wal-Mart

A major battle could be brewing between giants of the retail and technology world over how mobile payments will take hold in America. read more >

Rabo AgriFinance Inc. Files Suit Against Turner Grain

An agriculture finance company has filed a lawsuit against Turner Grain Merchandising Inc. of Brinkley and its executives, alleging breach of contract and saying Turner owes it nearly $1 million. read more >