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Nine Billionaires with Arkansas Ties Make Forbes 500 List

by Mark Carter 3/2/2015 10:33 am

Nine billionaires with Arkansas ties find themselves on the most recent Forbes 500 list of the world's richest people, released this week.

Jerry Jones Gives $10.65M to University of Arkansas Athletic Department

by Arkansas Business Staff 1/21/2015 10:22 am

The Jones' gift is a combination of cash to be paid over a five-year period and land donated to the Razorback Foundation. The donation will address several projects of the university's athletics department, including a 55,000-SF student-athlete center.

Jerry Jones Buys Land for $7M, Gives Ownership to Razorback Foundation

by Marty Cook 1/7/2015 1:31 pm

Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones bought 254 acres in south Fayetteville for about $7.3 million. Jones purchased the property from Chambers Bank of Danville.

Jerry Jones' Dallas Cowboys Top $3B in Value

by Lance Turner 8/20/2014 2:38 pm

The Dallas Cowboys are once again ranked as the top U.S. sports franchise, topping $3 billion value, according to Forbes magazine.

Mike Beebe: Reallocate Resources for School Broadband

by Associated Press 8/11/2014 3:26 pm

Arkansas Gov. Mike Beebe says the state can reallocate $15 million to expand broadband access to schools that are lacking fast Internet connections.

M. David Howell’s Debts May Total $60 Million

by Gwen Moritz 3/31/2014 12:00 am

M. David Howell, the former bank CEO in Little Rock and Fayetteville who died in a Beverly Hills hotel on Oct. 23, may have received $60 million or more from investors to whom he promised exorbitant returns, sources have told Arkansas Business.

Oily Deals: Pattern Emerging in Questionable Arkoma Gas Transactions

by Wythe Walker Jr. and David F. Kern 3/31/2014 12:00 am

Jerry Jones has always pleaded innocent in the controversial 1982 Arkla-Arkoma gas deal, a deal worth at least $174.8 million when the final numbers were tallied last fall. This January, a ratepayers’ class-action suit declared the deal an insider’s rip-off for Arkansas gas consumers who got stuck with an $80 million overcharge bill that went straight into Jones’ bulging bank account.

Acxiom's Jerry Jones Joins Heifer International Board

by Arkansas Business Staff 1/23/2014 1:45 pm

Jerry C. Jones of Acxiom Corp. of Little Rock has been elected to an at-large position of the board of directors of international nonprofit Heifer International.

David Howell Probate Case Ends With Whimper

by Gwen Moritz 12/18/2013 11:21 am

A convoluted probate case that started with a bombshell revelation more than 11 years ago concluded with a whimper Wednesday morning. Pulaski County Probate Judge Mary McGowan approved, with no objections and little discussion, the final distribution of assets from the estate of M. David Howell Jr.

LM Wind Power, Central Landing, Wal-Mart, Home Sales & Jerry Jones in Your 'Week in Review'

by Lance Turner 10/12/2013 9:26 am

In this week's Arkansas Business/THV 11 News Week in Review, we talk new jobs at LM Wind Power, new shopping at Central Landing in Conway, new manufacturing in Rogers, new home sales in Arkansas, new money at Catholic High School and more.

Catholic High Announces $10M Gift From Group Including Jerry Jones, John York

by Mark Carter 10/10/2013 2:28 pm

Little Rock's Catholic High School for Boys announces a $10 million contribution from a group that includes Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones, San Francisco 49ers chairman John York and an anonymous school alumnus.

Jerry Jones to be Inducted in National Football Foundation's Leadership Hall of Fame

by Lance Turner 9/26/2013 1:19 pm

Jerry Jones, who grew up in Arkansas and is now the owner of the Dallas Cowboys, will be inducted into the National Football Foundation Leadership Hall of Fame at an event Oct. 3 at the Omni Dallas.

Forbes 400 List of Richest People Includes 10 with Arkansas Ties

by Mark Carter 9/17/2013 9:38 am

The 2013 Forbes 400 list of the country's richest people includes 10 with close Arkansas ties. Wal-Mart heiress Christy Walton leads the list of Arkansans and those with close ties to the state.

New York Times on Jerry Jones' Cowboys: A Team 'With Money, Not Success'

by Lance Turner 9/8/2013 8:40 am

The New York Times today profiles Jerry Jones' Dallas Cowboys, an NFL franchise "valued at $2.3 billion by Forbes, putting them on equal footing with the Yankees as the most valuable American sports franchises" -- even without the wins.

Real Estate Tycoon Jim Lindsey Still Has Goal Lines to Reach

by Chris Bahn 8/26/2013 12:00 am

Jim Lindsey’s success story is chronicled in a 34-minute Clint Fullen documentary narrated by Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones that will premier Wednesday at the UARK Bowl in Fayetteville.

Jerry Jones Selected to Leadership Hall of Fame

by Associated Press 7/24/2013 2:12 pm

Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones - who grew up in North Little Rock - has been selected for the National Football Foundation Leadership Hall of Fame.

Davy Carter Names 3 to Arkansas Health Insurance Marketplace Board

by Arkansas Business Staff 7/8/2013 11:16 am

Arkansas House Speaker Davy Carter, R-Cabot, announced Monday his three appointments to the Arkansas Health Insurance Marketplace board.

Video: Cowboys Owner Jerry Jones to Narrate 'The Jim Lindsey Story'

by Chris Bahn 5/7/2013 10:51 am

The life story of northwest Arkansas real estate developer and former University of Arkansas football star Jim Lindsey not only sounds like something from a movie, it is actually becoming a movie.

Super Voice Gone: Former Razorback Pat Summerall Dead at 82

by Associated Press 4/17/2013 7:47 am

The voice of football. The NFL's narrator for generations. A master of restraint. Pat Summerall soothed American television audiences over four decades. He died Tuesday at age 82 of cardiac arrest.

Video: Dallas Morning News Tours Jerry Jones' $2 Million Luxury Bus

by Lance Turner 2/19/2013 12:30 pm

The Dallas Morning News goes inside the Dallas Cowboy's new luxury bus, "The Elegant Lady," thought to cost around $2 million.

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