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Central Baptist College Promotes Two (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 8/15/2016 12:00 am

J.D. Gray and Amy Reed have been named director of development and annual fund officer at Central Baptist College in Conway.

OBU Names Ben Sells Its 16th President

by Arkansas Business Staff 4/7/2016 1:17 pm

Ouachita Baptist University trustees on Thursday unanimously elected Ben R. Sells as the its 16th president.

Stepping Up for Ouachita

by Arvest Bank 3/1/2016 12:00 am

Ouachita Baptist University held its Stepping Up for Ouachita luncheon at the Benton Events Center. An annual fundraiser for women’s scholarships, this year’s event honored Betty Oliver.

OBU Names Charles Wright Interim President

by Lance Turner 7/1/2015 11:16 am

Ouachita Baptist University of Arkadelphia has named Charles Wright, the university's retired dean of fine arts, to be interim president while it seeks a replacement for Rex Horne, who will leave the university at the end of the month.

Rex Horne to Leave OBU, Lead Arkansas' Independent Colleges & Universities

by Gwen Moritz 5/12/2015 9:38 am

Rex Horne has announced his resignation as president of Ouachita Baptist University at Arkadelphia to become president of Arkansas' Independent Colleges & Universities.

Stepping Up for Ouachita

by Staff 2/27/2015 12:00 am

Ouachita Baptist University held its Stepping Up for Ouachita luncheon at the Benton Events Center. An annual fundraiser for women’s scholarships, this year’s event honored Susie Everett.

Brett Powell Named Next Director of Higher Ed Department

by Associated Press 2/5/2015 7:11 am

The Arkansas Higher Education Coordinating Board has appointed a University of Arkansas at Little Rock alumnus to be the next director of the Arkansas Department of Higher Education.

Brett Powell Named Director of the State Department of Higher Education

by Arkansas Business Staff 1/30/2015 3:09 pm

The Arkansas Higher Education Coordinating Board on Friday named Brett Powell the new director of the Arkansas Department of Higher Education.

Stepping Up for Ouachita

by Staff 2/1/2014 12:01 am

Ouachita Baptist University held its Stepping Up for Ouachita luncheon at Chenal Country Club. An annual fundraiser for women’s scholarships, this year’s event honored Mary Shambarger.

Even With Solo Career, Point of Grace's Terry Lang Jones Not Alone

by Heather Bennett 1/27/2014 12:00 am

Terry Lang Jones, formerly of the national platinum recording group Point of Grace, recently released her first solo album, “I Will Speak”. She says, “This record is my honest effort to be who I am, honor God and make great music that connects people in our humanness.”

OBU to Renovate Football Stadium, Arts Center

by Lance Turner 12/19/2013 1:48 pm

Ouachita Baptist University in Arkadelphia is busy with a pair of building projects that will breathe new life into existing structures.

Mike Ross Donates Papers to Ouachita Baptist

by Jeannie Nuss, The Associated Press 12/7/2012 4:23 pm

Retiring U.S. Rep. Mike Ross is donating his papers to Arkansas' Ouachita Baptist University.

Jim Liles, Sandy Cothran Join Crews & Associates (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 11/12/2012 12:00 am

Jim Liles and Sandy Cothran have joined the Searcy office of Crews & Associates. Liles has 32 years of experience in the investment banking industry, and Cothran has 15 years of experience. Working together, the two have served Searcy and the surrounding area for more than 12 years.

Ouachita Baptist University

by Arkansas Next Staff 9/10/2012 12:00 am

Ouachita Baptist University is a church-related, liberal arts university whose aims are to meet the educational needs of students and to prepare them for places of leadership and service.

Hot Springs Region Offers Abundant Options at Collegiate Level

by Arkansas Business Staff 3/26/2012 12:00 am

The Hot Springs metro region is home to top-notch public schools that offers unique educational opportunities for students.

Manufacturing A Hidden Gem in Hot Springs Metro Among Recreation & History

by Arkansas Business Staff 3/26/2012 12:00 am

It’s a vibrant and strong business and industry sector for which residents are thankful for and vacationers don’t always notice. Together, the five counties that make up the Greater Hot Springs region create one of the most diverse economies in Arkansas.

Arkadelphia: Academy Evidence of City’s Commitment to Educated Workforce (Workforce Development (Over 20K) | Winner)

by Arkansas Business Staff 10/17/2011 12:00 am

City officials take pride in those numbers and in Arkadelphia’s status as the center of education in southwest Arkansas, as evidenced by their commitment to academic achievement through the creation in 2008 of the Southwest Arkansas College Prep Academy, a summer academic boot camp for Arkadelphia students planning on attending college. That commitment has earned Arkadelphia recognition as a 2011 Arkansas Business City of Distinction in the category of Workforce Development.

Where Are The Jobs? Abby Pate on Education

by Arkansas NEXT Staff 9/19/2011 12:00 am

Abby Pate, 23, knew when she entered college there was much more to teaching than just preparing lesson plans.

Ouachita Baptist University Holds Luncheon to Benefit Women's Scholarships

by Staff 3/14/2011 10:42 am

The inaugural Ouachita Baptist University luncheon to benefit scholarships for women students honored Arkansas native and OBU alumnae Sharon Heflin (class of 1967). The event was held at the Chenal Country Club and recognized Helfin’s life of outstanding dedication and service to her alma mater, her family and her community. Proceeds from the event help to fund scholarships for young women attending OBU.

Stepping Up for Ouachita Luncheon 2010 Benefits Scholarships for Women

by Staff 3/1/2011 12:00 am

The inaugural Ouachita Baptist University luncheon to benefit scholarships for women students honored Arkansas native and OBU alumnae Sharon Heflin (class of 1967). The event was held at the Chenal Country Club and recognized Helfin’s life of outstanding dedication and service to her alma mater, her family and her community. Proceeds from the event help to fund scholarships for young women attending OBU.