Tagged: faulkner county

Fort Smith Leads ATBI in Second Quarter of 2014

by Lee Hogan 9/11/2014 10:13 am

For the second quarter of 2014, Fort Smith remained the leading city on the Arkansas Tech Business Index.

Conway Voters Approve Bond Rededication for Street Improvements

by Lee Hogan 9/10/2014 9:56 am

With more than 75 percent of the vote on each question, Conway voters approved the rededication of a 1/8-cent sales tax for various road projects, including two tied to a proposed shopping and lifestyle center.

Our Community, Our Dollars Ends Efforts in Faulkner, Craighead Counties

by Lee Hogan 7/31/2014 6:50 pm

Our Community, Our Dollars says it will turn all its efforts for the legalization of retail alcohol sales to Saline County, and end its efforts in Faulkner and Craighead counties.

Wet County Initiative Begins in Faulkner County

by Lee Hogan 5/14/2014 11:01 am

The same group pushing for a vote in the November general election on whether retail alcohol sales should be allowed in Saline and Craighead counties is also beginning petition drives in Faulkner County.

Federal Aid Approved for Faulkner County in Wake of Tornadoes

by Associated Press 4/29/2014 1:03 pm

Gov. Mike Beebe and the state's congressional delegation announced Tuesday that the Federal Emergency Management Agency designated Faulkner County a major disaster area.

Faulkner County School Districts Excel in Statewide Benchmark Exams

by Arkansas Business Staff 11/21/2011 12:00 am

The results are in and they are undeniable — the best public schools in central Arkansas are in Faulkner County.

Public Infrastructure Projects Paving Way for Continued Growth in Conway

by Arkansas Business Staff 11/21/2011 12:00 am

Which comes first: infrastructure or economic growth? Ideally, communities stay ahead of their growth and supply adequate infrastructure, making daily life more convenient while lowering the cost of doing business.

The Faulkner County Economy: Growth and Stability That Stand Out

by Arkansas Business Staff 11/21/2011 12:00 am

Sustainable growth, security through diversity, maybe even a dose of serenity. Faulkner County’s economy offers a sharp contrast to what you’re used to seeing and hearing on TV.