Tagged: Cover Story

Signature Move Takes Stock Public

Signature Move Takes Stock Public

Banking & FinanceCover Story

Six months ago, White River Bancshares entered the realm of publicly traded companies with little fanfare. The corporate transition of the parent company of Fayetteville’s Signature Bank of Arkansas coincided with the lender’s most profitable year ever. read more >

PTI Takes Movie Role, as Projectionist

PTI Takes Movie Role, as Projectionist

Technology & TelecomCover Story

Power Technology Inc., a home-grown Arkansas company that’s been doing innovative things with lasers for 50 years, is ready for its cinema close-up. read more >

Canadians Set to Tap Arkansas Lithium

Canadians Set to Tap Arkansas Lithium

Technology & TelecomTransportationCover Story

The Candian’s company, Standard Lithium Ltd., broke ground last week on a pilot plant in El Dorado, a key step toward a unique vision of pulling battery-grade lithium from a saltwater sea beneath south Arkansas. read more >

Arkansas Printing Businesses Get Innovative $4M Presses

Arkansas Printing Businesses Get Innovative $4M Presses

LegalTechnology & TelecomCover Story

For the past few years, Kyle Lamb has been thinking outside the brown box — looking for a practical technology to let his packaging business print high-quality color images directly onto retail boxes. Now Lamb, president of Lamb & Associates Packaging Inc. of Maumelle, is the proud owner of a multimillion-dollar Spanish-made press that can do just that. read more >

Nuisance Properties Challenge Little Rock Coffers

Nuisance Properties Challenge Little Rock Coffers

Health CareLegalCover Story

The largest city in Arkansas is working through fiscal issues inherited by a new mayor and concerns about an out-of-balance budget. Buried in Little Rock’s debits and credits is a potential pool of cash that isn’t what it seems. read more >

Former Hogs Play New Game: Real Estate

Former Hogs Play New Game: Real Estate

Restaurants & FoodCover Story

Former Arkansas Razorbacks football stars like Jim Lindsey and Bill McClard have made real estate their second careers. Some, like former Hog and NBA player Joe Kleine, are happy to be investors. read more >

Arkansas Cities Seek to Create 'Entertainment Districts'

Arkansas Cities Seek to Create 'Entertainment Districts'

LegalRestaurants & FoodCover Story

A number of Arkansas cities — including El Dorado, Little Rock, Pine Bluff and Texarkana — are either considering or are taking steps toward creating “entertainment districts” that would allow the open carry of alcohol. read more >