Tagged: george dunklin

First Waterfowler Hall of Fame Class Inducted

by Sarah Campbell-Miller 12/2/2016 1:36 pm

The inaugural Waterfowler Hall of Fame class of seven conservationists and duck hunting legends was inducted Thursday at the Statehouse Convention Center in Little Rock.

Tandem WLR Sales Add Up to $6.1 Million (Real Deals)

by George Waldon 10/26/2015 12:00 am

The sale of a trampoline park in west Little Rock weighed in at $3.43 million. Central Dental office on Chenal Parkway sold for $2.7 million. And a 20,316-SF retail center in southwest Little Rock changed hands in a $767,405 sale.

Arkansas Game & Fish Foundation Announces 2015 Hall of Fame Inductees

by Brent Birch 7/1/2015 3:42 pm

The Arkansas Game and Fish Foundation announced the 2015 Arkansas Outdoor Hall of Fame inductees and the Legacy Award winner and tickets are available for the event on August 21st.

Sibling Rivalry Contributed to Escalated Bidding in Dunklin Properties

by Arkansas Business Staff 3/16/2015 12:00 am

Sources say $85 million was the winning bid in the court-ordered auction of farming and hunting property spread across 15,881 acres in Arkansas and Jefferson counties.

George Dunklin the High Bidder in Auction of Arkansas, Jefferson County Land

by George Waldon 2/25/2015 11:32 am

George Dunklin Jr. was the high bidder at a court-ordered auction of his family's 15,881-acre farming and hunting holdings in Arkansas and Jefferson counties, sources tell Arkansas Business.

Auction of M.E. Black Farms Set for Tuesday

by George Waldon 2/23/2015 11:18 am

The countdown is under the 24-hour mark for the public auction of the M.E. Black Farms, expected by some to draw more than $50 million.

The Perfect Arkansas Business Story (Gwen Moritz Editor's Note)

by Gwen Moritz 2/16/2015 12:00 am

I was reminded of David Allan Coe’s recording of Steve Goodman’s perfect country and western song when I saw the truly astonishing traffic to the ArkansasBusiness.com website generated by last week’s story on the Dunklin family land feud.

Sibling Dispute Leads to Sale of Farm & Hunting Land in Delta

by George Waldon 2/9/2015 12:00 am

A long-running sibling dispute is culminating this month in a court-ordered sale expected to yield a $50 million-plus transaction.

Duck Doctor On Call: Passion For Conservation Makes Mickey Heitmeyer Sought-after Expert

by Jeff Churan 9/9/2013 12:00 am

Mickey Heitmeyer is a waterfowl biologist, a farmer, a business owner, an entrepreneur — and perhaps most importantly, a duck hunter living in southeast Missouri. He also happens to be one of North America’s leading waterfowl and wetland biologists and is widely acknowledged as an expert in wintering waterfowl ecology and the management of bottomland hardwoods — in other words, the duck woods.

Dunklin Vows To Continue Conservation Efforts As Ducks Unlimited President

by Todd Traub 6/3/2013 2:22 pm

Ducks Unlimited welcomed George Dunklin to his presidency at the organization's convention in Portland, Ore., last week. His new office caps a relationship that began when Dunklin started volunteering 30 years ago.

Arkansan Vince Callahan Named to DU's National Board

by Mark Carter 11/28/2012 11:48 am

Vince Callahan of Proctor has been elected to an at-large position on the national board of directors for Ducks Unlimited, the organization announced Wednesday.

Vince Callahan Joins National Board of Ducks Unlimited

by Lance Turner 11/28/2012 11:32 am

Ducks Unlimited elects Vince Callahan of Proctor to be an at-large member of the nonprofit conservation organization's national board of directors.

Ducks Unlimited Celebrates 75 Years Of Conservation

by Jim Harris 9/7/2012 12:00 am

Pine Bluff native George Dunklin Jr. will become just the second Arkansan to serve as Ducks Unlimited’s national president when he assumes the role in May at the national meeting in Portland, Ore. The Hon. E.L. McHaney of Little Rock was president of DU in 1948. DU also will have just finished this year’s celebration of its 75th anniversary.

Next Ducks Unlimited Chief George Dunklin Draws on Hunting, Farming Past

by Jim Harris 9/7/2012 12:00 am

When he finished college and put his tennis racquet away for good — except for the occasional recreational game — Pine Bluff native George Dunklin Jr. took up farming on the family’s vast acreage in Arkansas and Jefferson counties. It led Dunklin into a volunteer role with Ducks Unlimited that’s now approaching 30 years.

Mike Beebe Appoints Ford Overton to Game & Fish Commission

by Lance Turner 7/12/2012 10:56 am

Gov. Mike Beebe on Thursday named Ford Overton of Little Rock to the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission.

Mack's Prairie Wings Owner Marion McCollum to Receive Jerry Jones Sportsman's Award

by Lance Turner 10/7/2010 10:25 am

Little Rock Ducks Unlimited Sponsors says it will honor former Arkansas Game & Fish Commission Commissioner Marion "Mack" McCollum with the sixth annual Jerry Jones Sportsman’s Award.

George Dunklin Honored at Jerry Jones Sportsman of the Year Awards

by Staff 1/1/2010 12:00 am

The Jerry Jones Sportsman of the Year Awards was held at Chenal Country Club and honored George Dunklin of Stuttgart. The chairman was Travis Fortner.