Tagged: Larry Wilson

New Jacksonville Schools Propel Growth

New Jacksonville Schools Propel Growth

Banking & Finance

Jacksonville is on the rise, and its schools are playing no small role in that. Replacing all schools in the Jacksonville-North Pulaski School District is one way the district, carved out of the Pulaski County Special School District in 2014, is hoping to improve education in the community. read more >

Mr. Rogers In Chicago: Can You Say Prison?

Mr. Rogers In Chicago: Can You Say Prison?

LegalCover Story

Instead of plea-reduced sentencing, John Rogers faces a bond revocation hearing in U.S. District Court in Chicago for financially enriching himself through more illegal shenanigans. read more >

New Offer Ready, But Will Money Materialize for John Rogers Collection?

New Offer Ready, But Will Money Materialize for John Rogers Collection?

Banking & FinanceLegalCover Story

John Rogers has been working closely with a would-be buyer of his former sports memorabilia and photo archive, according to a sworn deposition given by one of his many creditors. The proposal, $28 million in cash plus stock, is awaiting court review. It isn’t the first problematic business deal visited on Arkansas by Tim Holly and his Red Alert Media Matrix Inc. read more >

First Arkansas Bank & Trust Also Absorbing Bank Branches

First Arkansas Bank & Trust Also Absorbing Bank Branches

WhispersBanking & Finance

Larry Wilson, CEO of First Arkansas, confirms his bank's purchase of old Simmons branch in Jacksonville. And he threw in a couple more for good measure: the former Metropolitan branches at the intersection of Highways 321 and 89 in Cabot and at Kiehl and Brockington in Sherwood. read more >