Blake Fletcher, vice president of commercial lending at Stone Bank of Little Rock, was recently appointed president of the 2016-17 emerging leaders section council at the Arkansas Bankers Association Leadership Conference in Fayetteville on June 17.
Fourteen lenders based in Arkansas produced returns on equity (ROE) that topped 13 percent during 2014. The banks were scattered across the state and represented some of the largest and smallest financial institutions.
Kent Butler has portrayed everyone from a Roman soldier to Jesus Christ in Eureka Springs' Great Passion Play production, but it may be his role off stage that could be most critical in reaching audiences.
Following the recent announcement that JP's ChopHouse would go dark Saturday, Oct. 20, employees and locals alike were left to ponder the fate of the historic Hotel Seville, whose owner has filed bankruptcy.