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Continued Recovery Helps Boost Deltic CEO's Pay

by Jan Cottingham 3/17/2014 3:29 pm

The continued housing recovery that led to record profit for Deltic Timber Corp. last year helped propel total compensation for Deltic President and CEO Ray Dillon to $2.87 million in 2013.

Discover Arkansas: Find Yourself at Home in The Natural State

by Living in Arkansas Staff 7/23/2012 12:00 am

There is a place for everyone in Arkansas, a 176-year-old state with a history and culture as colorful and diverse as its physical landscape. The deep woods of the Ozark Mountains, the wide-open farmlands of the Delta, the slow pace of small-town life or the conveniences and attractions of the big city — Arkansas has it all, including an endless supply of great food, good music, festivals, fishing, hunting, hiking and other recreational activities.

Meet the Neighbors: Scott Watkins of El Dorado

by Lindsay Irvin 7/11/2011 12:00 am

You won’t meet a bigger fan of El Dorado. Scott Watkins sings its praises as sweetly as one of his favorite city’s renowned South Arkansas Symphony performances. Watkins, the executive director of South Arkansas Symphony, isn’t even from El Dorado, let alone Arkansas, but the Arizona expatriate said he couldn’t get here fast enough.

Discover Arkansas: The Timberlands

by Living in Arkansas Staff 7/11/2011 12:00 am

Timber continues to be a major component of the economy, although papermaking has largely replaced lumber as the principal industry. Paper mills can be found in Ashdown, Crossett and Pine Bluff.

Home to the Humanities: Art Enthusiasts, History Buffs Revel in Arkansas’s Cultural Offerings

by Living in Arkansas staff 8/1/2009 12:00 am

Distinctly beautiful, the regions of Arkansas inspire local artists, whose stimulating works can be found in galleries and museums throughout the state, while local orchestras delight listeners with crisp, soul stirring melodies.