Tagged: Health Care

Potential QuikTrip Location Sold in SWLR for $8.5M

Potential QuikTrip Location Sold in SWLR for $8.5M

WhispersBanking & FinanceHealth CareRestaurants & Food

Quiktrip Corp., the Tulsa-based convenience store chain, bought a 16.1-acre tract near the southwest corner of Interstate 30 and Otter Creek Road in Little Rock for $8.5 million. read more >

Lawsuit Challenges State on Dispensary Licensing

Lawsuit Challenges State on Dispensary Licensing

Health CareLegal

A company rejected for an Arkansas medical marijuana dispensary license is suing to clear the air over the state’s process of selecting replacement retail outlets when the original licensees fail to open for business. read more >

Dickson Invested for Work at UAMS Northeast (Movers & Shakers)

Dickson Invested for Work at UAMS Northeast (Movers & Shakers)

Health CareMovers & Shakers

Dr. Scott Dickson of Jonesboro, residency program director of the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences Northeast Regional Campus, was invested Feb. 6 in the Arkansas Blue Cross & Blue Shield Dr. George K. Mitchell Endowed Chair in Primary Care. read more >

Gas Used at Baxter Plant Draws Attention

Gas Used at Baxter Plant Draws Attention

Health CareLegalTechnology & TelecomCover Story

Gary Beck doesn’t know for certain if his multiple myeloma is linked to his neighbor, a Baxter International plant just blocks away in Mountain Home. read more >

Biggest Deals of 2019 See Values Plummet 85%

Biggest Deals of 2019 See Values Plummet 85%

Business ListBanking & FinanceHealth CareLegalRestaurants & FoodTechnology & TelecomTransportation

The value of big deals in Arkansas plummeted 85% in 2019 compared with the previous year, dropping to $7.9 billion compared with a stratospheric $53.9 billion in 2018. read more >

Shackleford Crossings' $10.5M Sale Underlines Retail Woes

Shackleford Crossings' $10.5M Sale Underlines Retail Woes

Health CareRestaurants & FoodCover Story

2019 was the end of the line for Atlanta investment firm Invesco’s ownership at Shackleford Crossings. After eight years, it decided to cut its losses and sell its remaining stake in the west Little Rock retail center. read more >

Income Growth in Central Arkansas Lags Nation’s

Income Growth in Central Arkansas Lags Nation’s

Banking & FinanceHealth CareLegalRestaurants & FoodTechnology & TelecomTransportation

While the unemployment rate remains low in central Arkansas, income growth in the region has lagged behind that of the rest of the United States, notes the Metroplan report “Metro Trends: Economic Review and Outlook.” read more >

KTHV's Ed Buckner Takes Leave

KTHV's Ed Buckner Takes Leave

OuttakesHealth Care

KTHV chief meteorologist Ed Buckner announced in a Facebook post he's taking a leave of absence to heal from complications of Tourette syndrome. read more >

Voth Named Chair at UAMS (Movers & Shakers)

Voth Named Chair at UAMS (Movers & Shakers)

Health CareMovers & Shakers

Daniel E. Voth has been appointed chair of the Department of Microbiology & Immunology in the College of Medicine at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences in Little Rock. read more >