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Former Jennings Osborne Manor Title Passed to New Owner

by Arkansas Business Staff 2/6/2017 12:00 am

The west Little Rock mansion made famous by the late Jennings Osborne officially has a new owner: John Johnson.

Disney World Plans to End Osborne Family Christmas Lights

by Associated Press 9/11/2015 2:33 pm

Walt Disney World on Friday announced this will be the last year of the Osborne family's Christmas lights at Disney's Hollywood Studios.

Former Jennings Osborne Homes Getting New Owners

by Arkansas Business Staff 6/29/2015 12:00 am

Did you know a change of ownership is visiting two of the three Cantrell Road houses owned by the late Jennings Osborne?

Breezy Osborne-Wingfield Turns Passion for Yoga into Thriving Business

by Lauren James 1/1/2014 12:00 am

Since Breezy Osborne-Wingfield took over the 18-year-old Barefoot Studio in 2009, it has grown in class offerings, instructors and clients. In fact, in addition to the flagship location in Riverdale, west Little Rock is home to a second Barefoot Studio, and both locations serve more than 700 active members.

Mitzi Osborne Owes $1.2 Million in Bankruptcy

by Arkansas Business Staff 7/15/2013 12:00 am

Mitzi Osborne, the widow of Little Rock businessman Jennings Osborne, filed for bankruptcy protection in June but didn’t list all the details about her finances in her initial filing.

Mitzi Osborne Sues to Recover Stolen Property

by Arkansas Business Staff 3/11/2013 12:00 am

Widow of philanthropist Jennings Osborne seeks to recover silver, crystal and other valuables taken from a foreclosed property.

'Dash' to See Holiday Lights Saturday

by Lauren James 12/7/2012 8:00 am

A couple of events in Little Rock and North Little Rock are allowing the public to enjoy the holiday lights in a different way this weekend.

Two Osborne Homes Didn't Sell at Auction, One is in a New Foreclosure Action

by Arkansas Business Staff 10/29/2012 12:00 am

New foreclosure action hits one of the Osborne family's houses, which was supposed to be sold in June.

Video: Osborne Estate Sale Happening Friday-Saturday in North Little Rock

by Karen Martin 6/5/2012 7:58 am

Personal possessions of the late Jennings Osborne and his family -- furniture, crystal, furs, art, sports memorabilia and more -- will be for sale starting at 9 a.m. Friday and Saturday (June 8-9) at 4545 Bethany Road, North Little Rock.

Soiree In Memorium: 18 Legacies We Won't Forget

by 3/1/2012 12:00 am

Gone but not forgotten. Sounds trite but true. I decided to put all of the Soirée magazines in order from 2002 to 2012, look at every page and write down the names of Little Rock philanthropists who are no longer with us. You probably realize our huge losses by now.

Share Your Memories of Arkansas Philanthropist Jennings Osborne

by Lance Turner 7/27/2011 5:18 pm

Philanthropist Jennings Osborne, whose big Christmas light displays and barbecue feasts are legendary in Arkansas, died Wednesday from complications from heart surgery. Do you have a story or remembrance to share? Post it in Comments below.

The King of Lights: Jennings Osborne on Christmas, Fireworks and Barbecue (December 2003)

by Soirée Staff 12/1/2003 12:00 am

Soirée revisits the cover subject of our December 2003 issue, William Jennings Bryan Osborne. The Little Rock philanthropist died on July 27, 2011.