Tagged: springdale

Endeavor Foundation Donates $2M to Children's Northwest Hospital

by Arkansas Business Staff 1/20/2017 9:33 am

The Endeavor grant will go toward family-centered programs such as financial counseling, volunteer services and pastoral and palliative care.

Fayetteville Engagement: Emily + Hunter

by Lydia McAllister 11/15/2016 9:27 am

Emily Swain of Bentonville and Hunter Patrick of Springdale are high school sweethearts who will tie the knot on Saturday, May 20, 2017.

BNSF Logistics Completes Springdale Facility

by Arkansas Business Staff 12/1/2015 10:56 am

BNSF Logistics will celebrate on Thursday the official opening of its new, 30,000-SF state-of-the-art domestic headquarters in Springdale.

Springdale Tops Arkansas Tech Business Index For First Time

by Arkansas Business Staff 9/24/2015 2:05 pm

Springdale took the top spot for July on the Arkansas Tech Business Index with a rating of 106.38, an increase of 1.09 points from June.

Whataburger in Springdale Hiring, Planning for November Open

by Arkansas Business Staff 9/16/2015 9:49 am

Construction is underway for a new Whataburger restaurant in Springdale, the company’s third restaurant in Northwest Arkansas, and will open in November, weather permitting.

Ozarks Electric to Build Solar Generation Facility in Springdale

by Alexis Crowe 7/16/2015 1:15 pm

Ozarks Electric will soon begin construction of a one-megawatt solar generation facility in Springdale, the company announced on Wednesday.

Fort Smith No. 1 in Arkansas Tech Business Index for September, 3Q

by Lee Hogan 12/9/2014 10:27 am

Fort Smith returned to the top of the Arkansas Tech University Business Index in September, and also led the way in the third-quarter rankings.

Arkansas Engagement: Jannie Bibb & Danny Layne

by Jess Ardrey 11/17/2014 3:40 pm

Springdale natives Jannie Bibb & Danny Layne are tying the knot! The two will exchange vows on Saturday, December 6, 2014, at the Springdale Christian Church.

Jobless Rate Down in Most Arkansas Metros

by Lee Hogan 3/21/2014 10:21 am

Arkansas' unemployment rate dropped five-tenths of a percentage point in January compared to numbers from a year ago.

Memco, M&M Poultry Break Ground on Springdale Warehouse, Distribution Center

by Lee Hogan 3/12/2014 9:01 am

Memco and M&M Poultry Equipment officials broke ground Tuesday on a warehouse and distribution center in the Springdale Industrial Park.

Arkansas Restaurant Timeline: Mary Maestri's

by Kat Robinson 11/14/2013 8:00 am

See what food and travel writer Kat Robinson has to say about Mary Maestri's in Springdale -- the 19th in a series on historic restaurants and iconic dining spots in Arkansas.

Arkansas Restaurant Timeline: Neal's Cafe

by Lauren James 8/21/2013 7:46 am

After a brief hiatus this summer, see what food and travel writer Kat Robinson has to say about Neal's Cafe in Springdale -- the 14th in a series on historical restaurants and iconic dining spots in Arkansas.

Tyson Closing A Springdale Plant, Cites 'Changing Demand' For Speciality Products

by Chris Bahn 3/1/2013 1:30 pm

Tyson Foods will close its small processing plant on Ford Avenue in Springdale. Citing “changing demand for certain specialty products,” the company confirmed via news release that it will shut down the plant after 15 years of operation.

Wal-Mart Eyes Springdale Store In 2014, City Aims For More Retail

by Chris Bahn 12/20/2012 1:25 pm

A 180,000-SF Wal-Mart store, set to open in fall 2014, is expected be the anchor tenant for a new 70-acre retail development in west Springdale. City leaders expect interest in the project to be high.

Otis Kirk: New Arkansas Coach Could Have Head Start On Solid Recruiting Class

by Otis Kirk, Hawgs247.com 10/25/2012 8:00 am

The Razorbacks already have several quality commitments from the Arkansas high school ranks. Whoever winds up coaching the Hogs would just need to land a couple more notables to make a good group outstanding.

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.

Fayetteville, Little Rock Move Up On Sporting News' Best Sports Cities List

by Chris Bahn 10/6/2011 11:20 am

Fayetteville has moved up to No. 61 on The Sporting News’ annual list of top sports cities in North America. That puts Fayetteville — by our count — No. 10 among markets without a major pro sports franchise (MLB, MLS, NBA, NFL, NHL). And it puts Fayetteville fourth among SEC towns (fifth if you count College Station, home of 2012 league member Texas A&M).

Join In! Crystal Bridges Original Members-Only Preview Extended to 24 Hours

by Karen Martin 7/12/2011 6:13 am

One week after kicking off its membership program, Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art has already welcomed 3,000 Original Members. So the museum is extending the Nov. 9 Original Members-only preview event to Member No. 3,001 and beyond by keeping the doors open 24 hours.

Discover Arkansas: The Ozarks

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

Photo opportunities abound along Scenic Byway 7, many close to the Buffalo National River near Jasper. Canoe trips are popular down parts of the 150-mile river, and the 95,000 acres of public land surrounding the river offer campgrounds, cabins and other lodging, as well as springs, caves, waterfalls, natural bridges, and walking and hiking trails.

Fayetteville, Jonesboro Make Sporting News List of Top Sports Cities. Springdale Too.

by Chris Bahn 10/6/2010 1:58 pm

Fayetteville is one of six Arkansas cities ranked by the Sporting News on its list of ‘Best Sports City 2010’. The home of the Razorbacks is No. 77 on the list and outranks Starkville, Miss., Baton Rouge, La. and Auburn, Ala. on the list.