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Keeping Tabs on the Justices

As high court justices continue to be scrutinized by underfunded agencies, investigations into their finances reveal inconsistencies with judicial ethics. read more >
A Chase Bank branch in downtown Fayetteville, the bank's first in northwest Arkansas
Banking & Finance

Chase Bank Opens First Northwest Arkansas Branch

Current plans call for two more branches in the northwest part of the state by the end of 2023. read more >
Business Services / Real Estate / Retail

SupplyPike Moves HQ From Fayetteville to Rogers

The move comes after the the company raised $25 million in Series B capital funds and announced plans to add 60 employees. read more >
A mugshot of John R. Tyson taken at the Washington County jail. The Tyson Foods heir and CFO was arrested on charges of public intoxication and criminal trespassing on Nov. 6, 2022.
Agriculture & Poultry / Legal / Public Companies

Tyson Foods Heir Pleads Not Guilty After Public Intoxication Arrest

The company said it has reviewed the incident and is confident in his ability to continue as CFO. read more >

Drawn to Fayetteville: By the Numbers

The beautiful scenery of the Ozark Mountains and the draw of employment opportunities bring people to Fayetteville; the local flavor, culture and economy get them to stay. read more >
South Yard will have apartments, dining, work spaces and more in one centralized Fayetteville location.

South Yard Offers Easy Access to Quality of Life

South Yard is a development that recognizes there is more to living than just where one sleeps, offering entertainment, dining, work spaces and more, all in one location. read more >
Marshalltown Tools is an expanding, Fayetteville mainstay.

Made in Fayetteville

Manufacturing is an important pillar of Fayetteville's local economy. read more >
Fayetteville life includes outdoor recreation opportunities, educational museums, a thriving dining and nightlife scene, the arts and festivals.

Make Plans: Quality of Life Options Abound in Fayetteville

Fayetteville offers a lineup of festivals, night life, outdoor activities, unique shops, museums and more, providing recreation and entertainment for all tastes and ages. read more >
Public Companies / Restaurants & Food

Fayetteville Starbucks Votes to Unionize

The store is the 261st Starbucks nationally and the first in Arkansas to unionize. read more >
University of Arkansas Chancellor Charles Robinson

Charles Robinson Named UA Chancellor

The decision breaks a month-long stalemate between members of the UA System Board of Trustees. read more >
James Smith's first table
Retail / Small Business

Somewhere Out There…

The story behind the handmade wood furniture story James + James of Springdale is remarkable. read more >
Health Care

UAMS Opens Long COVID Clinic in Fayetteville

The clinic was created after doctors began seeing former COVID patients return with lingering symptoms. read more >
A Washington County jail mugshot of Doug Ramsey
Agriculture & Poultry / Legal / Public Companies

Beyond Meat Exec Charged With Biting Man in Fayetteville

Doug Ramsey allegedly attacked another man in a parking garage after a Razorback football game. read more >
Business Services / Education / Investments / Small Business

UA Summit Seeks to Empower Entrepreneurs

Conference sessions will be held Oct. 11-12 at the Fayetteville Public Library. read more >
The final four candidates for chancellor of the University of Arkansas, from left: Charles Robinson, Jay Akridge, Daniel Reed and Cynthia Young.

UA Chancellor Search Down to 4 Candidates

The finalists will each visit the campus in Fayetteville for meetings with students, faculty and other stakeholders. read more >
Banking & Finance

Arvest Names Ron Witherspoon Next CEO in Little Rock

Witherspoon is returning to Little Rock after serving as local bank president for Arvest in Oklahoma City since March 2014. read more >
A solar panel at the Searcy Solar Energy Center
Construction / Education / Energy

Entegrity to Build 25-Acre Solar Array for UA

Construction is expected to be completed by early 2024. read more >
LaneShift CEO Ryan Hale addressed Metroplan members before they left on a bicycle tour of the Razorback Greenway from the Graduate Hotel in Fayetteville.
Construction / Tourism / Transportation

Northwest Bike Boom Inspires More Trails

Other Arkansas cities plan greenways of their own. read more >

SupplyPike Raises Money To Hire 60, Expand Work

The Fayetteville-based company helps major retail brands automate identifying the source of fines the companies impose on suppliers. read more >
Education / Real Estate

Goddard School Location Sells for $4.15MLock Icon

The buyer is Ellen Hillis, who opened the early childhood learning school last year. read more >