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Agriculture Summit to Highlight Farm Economy, Weed Management

by Arkansas Business Staff 12/7/2015 2:21 pm

An agricultural summit sponsored by Simmons First National Bank will take place Jan. 20 at Dumas, featuring several agricultural experts.

Dumas: DTEC's 'Self-Initiated Comeback' A Success (Technology Advancements (Under 20K) | Winner)

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

Dumas' efforts to pull itself up and redefine its local economy after storms destroyed much of the city’s business infrastructure on Feb. 24, 2007, and the loss of several businesses since, have earned it recognition as an Arkansas Business City of Distinction in the category of Technology Advancements.

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.

Everything We Know About Reese Witherspoon's Film 'Mud,' Filming in Arkansas

by Karen Martin 9/28/2011 8:56 am

Reese Witherspoon sightings abound, and there are daily updates on what's happening with Arkansan Jeff Nichols' film "Mud," filming in Stuttgart and thereabouts. Here's what we know.

10 of the Best Arkansas Adventures

by Amanda Hoelzeman 7/11/2011 12:00 am

No matter where in Arkansas you choose to retire or relocate, there’s a guaranteed adventure around every corner. Here, we’ve compiled a list of 10 of our favorites that run the gamut from quirky to quintessential.

Discover Arkansas: The Delta

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

This geographic region runs along the entire east side of the state, most of which borders the Mississippi River. Agriculture, along with agribusiness, is the predominant industry in the Delta, with hundreds of thousands of acres of cotton, rice, soybeans, corn and wheat grown each year.

Discover Arkansas: Six Great Regions To Explore and Play

by Living in Arkansas Staff 7/26/2010 12:00 am

There is a place for everyone in Arkansas, a 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.

Dumas' Ding Dong Days Going On Through Sunday

by Karen Martin 7/21/2010 4:23 pm

If you've always wanted to visit a fun and friendly small-town celebration, here's your chance. Dumas' annual family-friendly festival continues through July 25.

A Jonesboro Jobs Loss and a Dumas Jobs Gain

by Mark Carter 6/11/2010 12:21 pm

Thursday's announcement that 86 jobs will be lost when International Paper closes its Jonesboro box plant was buffered somewhat by news coming out of Dumas on Friday.