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Charles Snapp, mayor of Walnut Ridge
Banking & Finance / Construction / Manufacturing / Real Estate

As Business Grows in Walnut Ridge, Housing Struggles to Keep Up

The arrival of large-scale employers like Peco Foods Inc., Allegis Corp. and American Silica has brought an economic boom to rural communities in northeast Arkansas. But housing has struggled to keep pace with the influx of business and population. read more >
American Silica is building a sand processing plant on more than 200 acres northwest of Black Rock in Lawrence County.
Construction / Energy / Manufacturing / Transportation

American Silica LLC on Target to Open in Black Rock

American Silica LLC will employ at least 50 workers at its new processing plant, which is now under construction in Lawrence County. read more >