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Walmart and ‘Vendorville' Just Part of Building Boom

Walmart and ‘Vendorville' Just Part of Building Boom This article is available only in print.

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While Walmart Inc.'s new headquarters in Bentonville propelled the value of commercial building permits to record highs during the first half of this year, the rest of northwest Arkansas generated its own sizable increases over the previous year. read more >

Petit Jean Bank Adds 5 to Board (Movers & Shakers)

Petit Jean Bank Adds 5 to Board (Movers & Shakers)

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Brandi Cooper, Neil Corder, Karen Cree, Rich Moellers and Brandon Zinser have joined the board of directors of Petit Jean Bancshares Inc. of Morrilton and Petit Jean State Bank. read more >

US Net Wealth Distribution Rises

US Net Wealth Distribution Rises

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In the first quarter of 2021, the share of net wealth in the United States held by the top 10% rose slightly from the previous quarter to 69.8% read more >

I-40 Bridge Closing Blocked Southland Casino

I-40 Bridge Closing Blocked Southland Casino

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The three-and-a-half-month closing of the Hernando de Soto Bridge this year was costly for Southland Casino Racing in West Memphis, just 8 miles from the span that crosses the Mississippi River. read more >

New Lonoke School's Goal? Keeping Talent on the Farm

New Lonoke School's Goal? Keeping Talent on the Farm

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The Lonoke Business Academy-Carver Campus, which will see its first students in a few weeks, aims to retain agricultural talent in the rural community and neighboring areas by offering hands-on career learning opportunities to teenagers. read more >