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Lithium Boom: Magnolia Gets Ready for the RushLock Icon

South Arkansas offers advantages beyond its mineral-rich underground water, Standard Lithium Ltd. CEO Robert Mintak says. read more >
Anthony Timberlands' sawmill in Bearden.

Timber Surge Fuels $309M in Mill UpdatesLock Icon

What’s behind this surge in announced sawmill updates and expansions? Historically high lumber prices. read more >
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PotlatchDeltic to Merge With CatchMark Timber

The combined company will own about 2.2 million acres of timberlands, including 1.5 million acres in the South. read more >
Hikers on Rattlesnake Ridge west of Little Rock, foreground, will soon have new trails to explore on Blue Mountain, mid-right in background.
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Blue Mountain Connects Recreation Dots Just Minutes From Little RockLock Icon

There’s gold in the hills of the Maumelle Pinnacles, both in natural splendor and spending by nature lovers, and Arkansas is ready to seize it. read more >
Rendering of the planned northwest regional insurance and banking headquarters for BancorpSouth and its subsidiary BXS Insurance Inc.
Banking & Finance / Construction / Insurance

Update: BancorpSouth Plans 40,000-SF Chenal Office

BancorpSouth Bank of Tupelo, Mississippi, and its subsidiary, BXS Insurance Inc., plan to build a four-story, 40,000-SF headquarters for its regional banking and insurance operations. read more >
Walgreens at 8815 Stagecoach Road in Little Rock
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Walgreens Development Prescribes $6M Sale (Real Deals)Lock Icon

The 14,880-SF Walgreens in Little Rock was purchased by a company from Oakland, California. read more >
Blue Mountain
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$6M Effort Underway to Conserve Blue Mountain

The Arkansas Natural Heritage Commission and The Nature Conservancy in Arkansas announces an effort to conserve the 458-acre Blue Mountain, the westernmost peak in the Maumelle Pinnacles chain. read more >
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Potlatch Parcel, Pinnacle Valley Plaza Lead Recent PurchasesLock Icon

Office land, a retail project, a steel project and an office-warehouse in Little Rock join forces with a North Little Rock store to form this week’s grouping of million-dollar real estate transactions. read more >
Jayce Jones, COO of Silver Development Co., worked with CEO Larry Crain Jr. to plan, construct and manage Chenal Village, an active 55-and-over duplex development near the Promenade at Chenal.
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Silver Development Offers Niche for Graying Generation

Silver Development Co., Larry Crain Jr.’s non-car venture, is watching its 188-unit Chenal Village fill up as the high-end duplex project beckons 55-and-up renters. read more >
The Del-Tin Fiber LLC plant in El Dorado.

Roseburg Wraps Up $92M Del-Tin Plant Purchase in El Dorado

Roseburg Forest Products and PotlatchDeltic Corp. complete the purchase and sale of the assets of the PotlatchDeltic subsidiary Del-Tin Fiber LLC, including its plant in El Dorado. read more >
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Oregon Company To Buy PotlatchDeltic’s El Dorado Plant For $92M

Oregon-based Roseburg Forest Products has reached an agreement with PotlatchDeltic Corp. to purchase the assets of its subsidiary, Del-Tin Fiber LLC, including the medium-density fiberboard plant in El Dorado, for approximately $92 million. read more >
Doug McMillon, CEO of  Walmart, again led the list of top-paid executives at Arkansas’ public companies.

Shorter Public Companies List Reveals Top, Median Pay

Much about this year’s rankings of public companies and their highest-paid executives by total compensation is typical. But there is something new: data on the median employee compensation of most of the state’s publicly traded companies. read more >
Potential site of a floating array of solar panels on Lake Maumelle.
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Central Arkansas Water Increases Its Holdings in Lake Maumelle WatershedLock Icon

Central Arkansas Water is winding down its property acquisitions, $36 million in purchases made to protect Lake Maumelle as a prime source of drinking water. read more >
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PotlatchDeltic Sells Lake Maumelle Tract for $3.6MLock Icon

A 380-acre tract in west Pulaski County, a portfolio of 22 rental properties in and near Conway, 11 duplexes in Bryant and a 19-unit apartment project in west Little Rock form this week’s quartet of million-dollar real estate transactions. read more >
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Manufacturing / Public Companies

Deltic, Potlatch Complete $1.2B Merger

Deltic Timber Corp. of El Dorado and Potlatch Corp. of Spokane, Washington, have completed their $1.2 billion merger, originally announced last year. read more >
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Deltic Posts Likely Last Profit as Separate Company

Deltic Timber Corp. of El Dorado closed out its final fiscal year as a separate entity on Wednesday, reporting a small fourth-quarter profit and a a $6.5 million profit for all of 2017. read more >
Matthew Pelkki, chairman of the School of Forestry & Natural Resources at the University of Arkansas at Monticello,  calls Canadian investment good for the state.
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Arkansas Timber Rides Wave Of DemandLock Icon

This year’s hurricanes are likely to boost Arkansas’ timber industry, which was already experiencing a surge of new investment. read more >
With the combination of Potlatch and Deltic Timber into PotlatchDeltic Corp., Potlatch CEO Mike Covey (left) will continue to serve as Chairman and chief executive while Deltic CEO John Enlow will become the company's vice chairman and lead the integration of the two businesses.
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Deltic Timber and Potlatch, Made for a Merger

Deltic Timber Corp. of El Dorado found its match when Potlatch came courting with an all-stock deal. read more >
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Fresh Off Merger, Deltic Reports 3Q Earnings

Deltic Timber Corp. reports preliminary third-quarter financial results, noting higher sales and income over the same quarter last year. read more >