Covering the business news of Arkansas

Metro Jobless Numbers Send Mixed Signals In Central Arkansas

ArcBest Sees Q2 Net Income Triple

USA Truck Posts First Quarterly Profit In Three Years

Jonesboro Metro Jobless Rate Sees Big One-year Decline

Northwest Arkansas Employed, Labor Market Size Down In June

Hospital Vote Set In Mississippi County

Biomass Pellet Firm To Build $90 Million Facility In Monticello

Home Bancshares Buys Fort Lauderdale Bank For $33 Million

Superior Industries To Close Rogers Factory, Lay Off 500 Workers

Businesses Await Sales Tax Weekend

Kroger To Close In Newport, But Old Walmart Being Redeveloped

Peco Foods Construction Begins In Pocahontas, Corning

Dollar Tree/Family Dollar Deal Spells Closure For NWA, Fort Smith Area Stores

Sam’s Club Survey: Microbusiness Owners Expect U.S. Economy To Worsen

Bad Boy Mowers: Homegrown, And Still Growing, Success Story

Foran Pick To Lead Walmart U.S. Scrutinized, Other Exec Moves Expected

Windstream To Spin Off Assets Into REIT (UPDATED)

Craighead County Voters Optimistic On Region’s Direction

Decisions Face Jonesboro As Special Election Approaches

Gay Rights Group Calls For Action To Protect Arkansas’ LGBT Community