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Outstanding Education: All About Central Arkansas Public, Private Schools

by Metro Little Rock Staff 10/6/2017 12:04 am

From elementary to college, students in central Arkansas have a variety of choices for their education. Private and parochial schools are abundant, and three public school districts in the Little Rock area offer a rigorous curriculum.

Arkansas Small Business & Technology Development Center Hosting Seminars Throughout Summer

by Lee Hogan 6/3/2014 3:20 pm

The Arkansas Small Business and Technology Development Center is hosting various seminars, in topics ranging from human resources to social media, throughout Arkansas this summer for small business owners and employees.

Arkansas Proposal: Taylor Stanford & Ryan James of Arkadelphia

by Lauren James 6/2/2014 11:00 am

Taylor Stanford and Ryan James, both of Arkadelphia, will exchange vows May 23, 2015. We were able to capture pictures and video of their sweet proposal that happened last Monday, May 26.

Hot Springs' JavaPrimo Opens Second Location in Arkadelphia

by Lauren James 10/16/2013 8:00 am

JavaPrimo’s newest location has recently opened in Arkadelphia, featuring the same delicious food and drinks as the Hot Springs location.

Arkansas Bridal Session: Macy Buchanan of Arkadelphia

by Lauren James 9/6/2013 9:00 am

Mary Buchanan & Kurt Bannert were married April 27, 2013 at a historic home in Hallsville, Ark.

Arkadelphia, Fort Smith in Downtown Makeover Competition

by Luke Jones 6/10/2013 12:00 am

Arkadelphia and Fort Smith are among more than 100 cities and towns in the U.S. and Canada that are in the running for a downtown makeover performed by Benjamin Moore & Co.

Arkadelphia, Camden Wait for Chinese Firm To Put Plans to Paper

by Arkansas Business Staff 2/4/2013 12:00 am

When word went out that Gov. Beebe was about to announce a $1 billion investment in Arkansas, some in south Arkansas were surprised that it turned out to be a steel mill in Osceola -- not a Chinese wood pulp mill at Camden or Arkadelphia.

Arkadelphia: Things Looking Up In Downtown Rebirth (Main Street Preservation | Winner 5,000-20,000)

by Arkansas Business Staff 12/10/2012 12:00 am

As a result of the accomplishments preserving the downtown area, Arkadelphia has been recognized as one of Arkansas Business’ Cities of Distinction in the Main Street Preservation category.

Funeral is Wednesday for KTHV Anchor Matt Turner

by Karen Martin 10/8/2012 12:53 pm

A funeral for KTHV-TV anchor Matt Turner, 32, who died in a one-vehicle accident on Interstate 30 in Benton Saturday (Oct. 6), will be at 1 p.m. Wednesday (Oct. 10) at Third Street Baptist Church in Turner's home town of Arkadelphia.

Discover Arkansas: Find Yourself at Home in The Natural State

by Living in Arkansas Staff 7/23/2012 12:00 am

There is a place for everyone in Arkansas, a 176-year-old state with a history and culture as colorful and diverse as its physical landscape. The deep woods of the Ozark Mountains, the wide-open farmlands of the Delta, the slow pace of small-town life or the conveniences and attractions of the big city — Arkansas has it all, including an endless supply of great food, good music, festivals, fishing, hunting, hiking and other recreational activities.

Arkadelphia, City of Distinction

by Arkansas Business Staff 3/26/2012 12:00 am

City earns honors with a variety of education and business opportunities.

Manufacturing A Hidden Gem in Hot Springs Metro Among Recreation & History

by Arkansas Business Staff 3/26/2012 12:00 am

It’s a vibrant and strong business and industry sector for which residents are thankful for and vacationers don’t always notice. Together, the five counties that make up the Greater Hot Springs region create one of the most diverse economies in Arkansas.

Arkadelphia: Academy Evidence of City’s Commitment to Educated Workforce (Workforce Development (Over 20K) | Winner)

by Arkansas Business Staff 10/17/2011 12:00 am

City officials take pride in those numbers and in Arkadelphia’s status as the center of education in southwest Arkansas, as evidenced by their commitment to academic achievement through the creation in 2008 of the Southwest Arkansas College Prep Academy, a summer academic boot camp for Arkadelphia students planning on attending college. That commitment has earned Arkadelphia recognition as a 2011 Arkansas Business City of Distinction in the category of Workforce Development.

Cities of Distinction Making Arkansas Stronger

by Arkansas Business Staff 10/17/2011 12:00 am

Our cities, towns and communities represent the many patches on that quilt, stitched together through pride, unity of purpose and determination. Our cities and towns are determined to make better lives for their residents. They’ve done so through innovation, dedication and plain ol’ tenacity. Arkansas Business Publishing Group is proud to recognize these efforts with the inaugural City of Distinction awards program.

Gurdon Teen Collapses At Football Practice, Dies

by The Associated Press 8/10/2011 12:59 pm

A Gurdon High School sophomore has died after collapsing during football practice. The student is identified as 15-year-old Montel Williams. Gurdon Superintendent Allen Blackwell says he collapsed after practicing for less than an hour and a half Tuesday night.

Discover Arkansas: The Ouachitas

by Living in Arkansas Staff 7/11/2011 12:00 am

The Ouachitas’ largest city, Hot Springs, is known for horse racing at Oaklawn Park and for Bathhouse Row, which consists of turn-of-the-century bathhouses. The only city in the nation to encompass a national park, Hot Springs was named for the mineral waters that bubble up from 47 underground springs and maintain a consistent temperature of 143 degrees.

Hitting The Sweet Spots (Advertorial): DeGray Lake Resort State Park Golf Course

by ArkansasSports360.com Staff 3/8/2010 12:00 am

DeGray Lake Resort State Park lies on the north shore of 13,800-acre DeGray Lake in the rolling foothills of the Ouachita Mountain range. This water sports and golf resort features an 18-hole, par 72 championship public course.