Tagged: buddy villines

Judge Buddy Villines' Work Turns Ideas Into Reality

by Heather Bennett 4/1/2015 12:00 am

You can see Buddy’s handiwork just about wherever you go in Pulaski County, although he is quick to give hosts of other people credit for the positive improvements to the area. Now that he has retired (using the term loosely), he plans to continue his impactful work while also making a little more time for family fun and personal enrichment.

Valley Falls Manor Hosts Tax Dispute, Rare Court Appeal

by Arkansas Business Staff 1/6/2014 12:00 am

A property tax dispute between the Pulaski County assessor and Steve and Missy Wortman has developed into a serial debate. County officials and the Wortmans can’t even agree on the size of the monster house in question, which has been the subject of controversy before.

Ridership Up on River Rails, But So Are Expenses

by Arkansas Business Staff 6/24/2013 12:00 am

In 2012, attendance on the River Rail Streetcar system was 104,998, an increase of 4.6 percent from the previous year, but an 8.4 percent in expenses left the three municipalities that run the rails covering the shortfall.

The Fast Lane: Suzanne Karklins of Orca, Orbea USA

by Amanda Hoelzeman 2/22/2012 5:00 pm

As an avid cyclist with a full-time job and a family, Suzanne Karklins of Orca, Orbea USA fits in riding wherever she can while reducing her carbon footprint.

Today's Photo of the Week: Big Dam Bridge

by Natalie Ghidotti 1/20/2010 10:33 am

I'll be posting a Photo of the Week each Wednesday – something that I think a) you should see b) is pretty, funny, strange or a combination of all three or c) just fits with my mood that day!

Eco-Hero: Buddy Villines Leads Pulaski County's Green Vision

by Natalie Ghidotti 1/1/2008 12:00 am

Pulaski County Judge Buddy Villines has always been environmentally conscious, but it wasn’t until the late ’90s that he realized there was more work to do.