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Unemployment Rates Trend Lower in Arkansas

Unemployment Rates Trend Lower in Arkansas

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The unemployment rates in most of Arkansas’ metro areas continued to move downward or stay stable in June, with Fayetteville, Jonesboro, Little Rock and Texarkana seeing declines. read more >

Arkansas GDP Grows 2.5% in Q1

Arkansas GDP Grows 2.5% in Q1

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Arkansas’ gross domestic product expanded by 2.5% during the first quarter of 2019, the highest quarterly growth rate for the state since the fourth quarter of 2016, Michael Pakko noted recently on his Arkansas Economist blog. read more >

Elaine Massacre Memorial Set for Unveiling

Elaine Massacre Memorial Set for Unveiling

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A three-day period of killing in the Arkansas Delta a century ago will be commemorated with the Elaine Massacre Memorial, to be dedicated across the street from the Phillips County Courthouse in Helena on Sept. 29. read more >

Frederking Hired, Fiegel Promoted at UCA (Movers & Shakers)

Frederking Hired, Fiegel Promoted at UCA (Movers & Shakers)

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Jordan Frederking has been hired as assistant director of student life at the University of Central Arkansas in Conway. Shelby Fiegel has been promoted to managing director of the Center for Community & Economic Development within UCA's Division of Outreach & Community Engagement. read more >

A Bird? A Plane? It’s Drone Ward

A Bird? A Plane? It’s Drone Ward

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As remote-control commercial drones fill more roles in agriculture, construction, engineering and real estate, they have found a special place in advertising. read more >