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Arkansas Road Trips: Plenty of Cool Stuff To Do in These 3 Natural State Towns

by Kat Robinson 9/27/2016 9:19 am

This summer, road trip to these three Arkansas destinations where you and your family can stay, play and do all sorts of cool things.

Chaffee Crossing Continues Growth in Fort Smith

by Marty Cook 9/19/2016 12:00 am

While it seems today that Chaffee Crossing is one of those blessed developments that seems to fall into one handsome deal after another, Ivy Owen, the executive director of the Fort Chaffee Redevelopment Authority in Fort Smith, remembers a much leaner time.

Spartan Logistics Puts Its Money on Fort Smith

by Marty Cook 3/7/2016 12:00 am

In the past 18 months, Spartan Logistics of Columbus, Ohio, says it has invested approximately $20 million to buy and renovate more than 1 million SF of Fort Smith warehouse space.

Manufacturer Plans $80M Paper Plant, Up to 83 Jobs in Fort Smith

by Arkansas Business Staff 3/1/2016 11:26 am

P.H. Glatfelter Co. of York, Pennsylvania, a publicly traded manufacturer of specialty papers and other fiber-based materials,says it will — subject to local approval — open a plant in Fort Smith that will create up to 83 jobs.

Big Plans for Community Surround Planned Osteopathic College in Fort Smith

by Arkansas Business Staff 1/25/2016 12:00 am

Arkansas Colleges of Health Education CEO Kyle Parker has hired a first-rate lineup of consultants to devise the best way to build a residential-retail-commercial community.

Hugg & Hall Gets New Site in Fort Smith

by Arkansas Business Staff 8/17/2015 12:00 am

Super Properties III LLC, led by John Hugg and Robert Hall, bought a 16.2-acre property at 7101 S. Zero St. Hugg & Hall paid just shy of $2.5 million to Alawest-AL LLC.

Plans for Small Shopping Center on Fayetteville's MLK Taking Shape

by Arkansas Business Staff 7/6/2015 12:00 am

Rodney Ghan and Bob Cooper of R.H. Ghan & Cooper Commercial Properties of Fort Smith have bought a lot on West Martin Luther King Boulevard in Fayetteville with the intent of developing a two-tenant shopping center.

Investment, Jobs Buoy Fort Smith's Chaffee Crossing

by Marty Cook 11/17/2014 12:00 am

Chaffee Crossing, the 7,000-acre Army surplus property in Fort Smith, continues to be a popular development destination in its new civilian life, playing host to a spate of expansion and relocation announcements during the past year.

Developments Old, New Suit Fort Smith

by Gwen Moritz 9/29/2014 12:00 am

Fort Smith is not only the site of the future U.S. Marshals Museum, but also nearly 1,000 new jobs (by 2021) and a new $30 million headquarters for ArcBest Corp. on the east side of town at Chaffee Crossing.

Fort Smith Osteopathic School Picks Architect

by Mark Friedman 6/30/2014 12:00 am

The Arkansas Colleges of Health Education of Fort Smith recently named Risley & Associates of Fort Smith as the lead architect to build the Arkansas College of Osteopathic Medicine, a job estimated at $75 million.

Fort Chaffee Donates Land to Osteopathic Medical School in Fort Smith

by Mark Carter 2/19/2014 10:46 am

The Fort Chaffee Redevelopment Authority on Tuesday donated 200 acres to a project that aims to open an osteopathic medical school there by fall 2017.

Communities Meet at Chaffee Crossing

by Arkansas Business Staff 12/16/2013 12:00 am

The spotlight of the Fort Smith business community has been locked on Chaffee Crossing. The 7,000 acres of mixed-use development sits on property once used as part of the legendary Fort Chaffee and is now providing new jobs, business expansion, infrastructure partnerships, new home construction, commercial development, community partnerships. historical preservation, schools, libraries and highways.

Chaffee Crossing in Fort Smith Continues to Attract Projects

by Chris Bahn 8/26/2013 12:00 am

A drive through the intersection of Zero Street and Massard Road in Fort Smith illustrates what a popular spot for local businesses the area has become. A bank, a shopping center and a mini-storage complex are among the enterprises that have set up shop near where the two streets meet.

No Endangered Beetles at Barling Mall Site

by Associated Press 8/1/2013 7:11 am

A proposed 70-acre mall at Barling cleared a regulatory hurdle when a survey turned up no endangered beetles on the property.

Walther Arms Moves to Fort Smith, Plans $7 Million Expansion with Umarex USA

by Arkansas Business Staff 11/29/2012 10:07 am

Walther Arms Inc. says its US operations will locate to Chaffee Crossing in Fort Smith, sharing a campus and business resources with Umarex USA, which will expand its manufacturing operations to include components of both airguns and firearms.

Mike Beebe, AEDC Plan Expansion Announcement in Fort Smith

by Arkansas Business Staff 11/28/2012 2:26 pm

Gov. Mike Beebe and the Arkansas Economic Development Commission have scheduled an "economic expansion" announcement for Thursday in Fort Smith.