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Bringing More Jobs to West Memphis with Mayor Marco McClendon

McClendon was elected mayor of West Memphis in 2018 and won reelection in 2022. read more >
Construction / Real Estate / Retail

Family Dollar to Reopen West Memphis Distribution Center

The retailer closed the center last year due to a rodent infestation. The rebuilt facility will employ more than 300 people. read more >

West Memphis Industrial Renaissance: Surge Sparks Optimism for Economic Development

Scouts for a cold storage warehouse, solar panel manufacturing, electric vehicle-related production and a couple of chemical plants are taking lingering looks at the possibilities of setting up shop in the city. read more >
Construction crews can be seen on the Hernando de Soto Bridge between Memphis and West Memphis in the above photograph stills taken from cameras operated by the Arkansas Department of Transportation on the left and from the Tennessee Department of Transportation on the right.
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West Memphis Adjusting to Bridge Closure

West Memphis Mayor Marco McClendon says his town of approximately 25,000 has “probably” lost about $1.5 million in tax revenue. read more >
Danny Games
Energy / Manufacturing / Real Estate

West Memphis, Entergy, CJRW to Market I-40 Megasite

The city of West Memphis has enlisted Entergy Arkansas in spreading the word about its huge new business park off Interstate 40, the largest certified industrial site in Arkansas. read more >