Banking & Finance



Southern Burger Chain Krystal Files for Bankruptcy

Southern Burger Chain Krystal Files for Bankruptcy

Banking & FinanceRestaurants & Food

Krystal Co., the Georgia-based restaurant chain known for tiny hamburgers and late-night service across the Southeast, has filed for bankruptcy, but said Tuesday that all of its locations would remain open. read more >

Arvest Promotes Gooch to Regional Director

Arvest Promotes Gooch to Regional Director

Banking & Finance

Don Gooch, an 18-year employee who most recently served as southwest Arkansas community bank president, has been promoted to regional director of community bank presidents by Arvest Bank of Fayetteville. read more >

Marnie Oldner Named to Fed's CDIAC

Marnie Oldner Named to Fed's CDIAC

Banking & Finance

Marnie Oldner, CEO of Stone Bank of Mountain View, was named last week to the Federal Reserve Board's Community Depository Institutions Advisory Council. read more >

Simmons Bank Shouting Name From Rooftops

Simmons Bank Shouting Name From Rooftops

Banking & Finance

Verizon Arena in North Little Rock officially became Simmons Bank Arena on Oct. 3, marking the latest effort by the Pine Bluff bank to build brand visibility in central Arkansas. read more >

Complex Path Led Dr. Benjamin Carlyle into Deep Debt

Complex Path Led Dr. Benjamin Carlyle into Deep Debt

Banking & FinanceHealth CareLegalCover Story

A Searcy doctor with millions of dollars of debt and a troubled history with state regulators now confronts his latest nightmare: A lender has accused Dr. Benjamin Carlyle of submitting false financial statements to obtain loans. read more >

Health Network Saved Its Members $14.7M in 2018

Health Network Saved Its Members $14.7M in 2018

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Arkansas Health Network of Little Rock saved the organizations it works with more than $14.7 million in 2018, the latest figure available. read more >