Tagged: southeast arkansas economic development district

Delta Still Waits for I-69 'Game Changer'

by Marty Cook 3/5/2018 12:00 am

Delta boosters envision the construction of a 23-mile stretch of Interstate 69 opening up the fertile but economically depressed region to more business development.

Caddo River Forest Products to Restart Glenwood Sawmill, Employ 136

by Sarah Campbell-Miller 6/22/2016 4:26 pm

Caddo River Forest Products plans to reopen a sawmill in Glenwood, investing $50 million and creating 136 new jobs and up to 300 new "indirect" jobs in the area.

Refinery Seeks to Jump-Start Jobs in Delta

by Luke Jones 11/25/2013 12:00 am

In the sleepy town of DeWitt, past a wooden sign labeled “ArcoFeed,” within the walls of a half-ruined filling station, there sits a metal box that could be the future of a small-scale biofuel industry throughout the Delta.