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Main Street Arkansas Awards Announced

by Arkansas Business Staff 1/30/2014 08:50 am

People and projects in 10 Arkansas cities have been named recipients of Main Street Arkansas awards, the organization announced Thursday.

Paragould's 'One and Only' Downtown Springs Alive (Main Street Preservation | Winner, 20,000+)

by Arkansas Business Staff 12/9/2013 12:00 am

Main Street Paragould, a nonprofit incorporation, aids the growth of Paragould's burgeoning downtown district by assisting investors with opening new businesses, promoting those businesses, acting as a conduit between the local government and private investors, networking with other Main Street programs and even helping put on a zombie parade.

Greg Philips Takes Over Main Street Arkansas Services (Super Mover)

by Arkansas Business Staff 12/24/2012 12:00 am

In his new role, Greg Phillips will be responsible for overseeing the services of the Main Street Arkansas program, which helps create economic development in the state's downtown areas through design, economic restructuring, organization and promotion.

Greg Phillips Named Director of Main Street Arkansas

by Lance Turner 12/12/2012 01:18 pm

The Arkansas Historic Preservation Program says Greg Phillips, a 15-year veteran of the Main Street Arkansas downtown development program, has been named the new director of Main Street Arkansas.

In Walmart's Shadow: How the Other Half Lives

by Luke Jones 7/2/2012 12:00 am

How do modern mom-and-pop shops compete with Wal-Mart? Simple: They don't. They find a niche, some foothold outside the behemoth's path.