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Standard Lithium Boasts Test Plant Results Near El Dorado

The publicly traded Canadian company said two tests show that its lithium extraction process is "ready to scale." read more >
Energy / Manufacturing / Public Companies / Real Estate

Hints for Landowners On Lithium Royalties

Some of the people paying closest attention to the birth of a lithium industry in south Arkansas are the landowners with mineral rights leased out for their underground brine. read more >
Energy / Investments / Public Companies

A Bigger Bang (Lance Turner Editor’s Note)

Is lithium really the next big thing? According to energy reporter Kyle Massey’s cover story this week, the signs increasingly point to yes. read more >
Health Care

Arkansas Hospice Takes Over LifeTouch Hospice

The two organizations said the relationship will "strengthen the ability of both provider to carry on their nonprofit missions in light of the evolving healthcare market and massice changes anticipated in how Medicare covers and pays for hospoce care over the next few years." read more >
Energy / Public Companies

Standard Lithium Sets Up Magnolia Test Plant for Carbon Capture

The plant will assess the “technical and financial viability of capturing CO2 directly from natural gas burning flue-gas streams.” read more >
Energy / Manufacturing / Public Companies / Real Estate

Standard Lithium to Capture CO2 in South Arkansas

The idea is to further the company's environmentally benign approach to building a different kind of lithium-based battery materials industry in the state. read more >
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Construction / Education

SAU Breaking Ground on $12M Dormitories After Record Enrollment

Southern Arkansas University will break ground Friday on a $12 million construction project to build two new residence halls. SAU President Trey Berry talks to Arkansas Business about construction and growth at the university. read more >
Business Services / Small Business

Arkansas Small Business & Technology Development Center Hosting Seminars Throughout Summer

The Arkansas Small Business and Technology Development Center is hosting various seminars, in topics ranging from human resources to social media, throughout Arkansas this summer for small business owners and employees. read more >

Opening of $3.5M Hampton Inn Set For Magnolia

A 68-room Hampton Inn, in construction since spring, will open for business in Magnolia next week. read more >