Tagged: harold perrin

Jonesboro Looks at Moving Tenenbaum Recycling Scrapyard

by Associated Press 8/7/2013 7:23 am

Jonesboro officials are working on ways to make the city's downtown more vibrant and one of the suggestions includes getting rid of a scrapyard that's been operating there for about 100 years.

ASU Explores Starting Osteopathic Medical School in Jonesboro

by Arkansas Business Staff 6/4/2013 11:24 am

Arkansas State University is exploring public-private partnerships to establish an osteopathic medical school in Jonesboro. City leaders said such a school would be a new economic engine for the Delta, attracting medical professionals and increasing the availability of primary care.

Jonesboro Panel Eyes Deal for Convention Center

by Associated Press 6/3/2013 9:24 am

City officials in Jonesboro are considering a plan to buy a 38-acre property to build a new convention center and hotel.

Jonesboro Nestle Plant Lays Off 70, Cuts Hours

by Associated Press 1/27/2013 10:48 am

Nestle USA officials told Jonesboro employees Friday that operations will be curtailed, and 70 full-time positions will be eliminated. The facility's work schedule will be reduced from six days per week to four days per week beginning Feb. 11, factory manager Dan Braswell said.

Bruce Martin Joins Holt AgriBusiness in Jonesboro (Movers & Shakers, July 16, 2012)

by Arkansas Business Staff 7/16/2012 12:00 am

New hires, promotions and awards for the week of July 16, 2012.