Northeast Arkansas



ASU's Burcham to Lead Rice Research Center

ASU's Burcham to Lead Rice Research Center

Restaurants & Food

In his new position as director of the Northeast Rice Research and Extension Center in Poinsett County, Tim Burcham wants to help improve production of Arkansas' top crop. He also gets to play in the dirt. read more >

Print Veterans Start Monthly in Melbourne

Print Veterans Start Monthly in Melbourne

Outtakes

After about 75 years of combined publishing experience in north Arkansas, best friends and business partners Angelia Roberts and Kay Tharp of Melbourne have made themselves a home, Next Door. read more >

Tyronza Bancshares Acquisition Tops $8.4M

Tyronza Bancshares Acquisition Tops $8.4M

Banking & Finance

The purchase of Tyronza Bancshares Inc. by Big Creek Bancshares Inc. represents a nearly $8.5 million transaction. The acquisition of the parent company of Marked Tree's First Delta Bank is an all-cash deal. read more >

Family of Linda Collins 'Sickened' by Arrest

Family of Linda Collins 'Sickened' by Arrest

Legal

The family of a former Arkansas state senator who was found dead outside of her home says they are "sickened and upset" by the thought that one of her friends could have been involved in her killing. read more >