MONTICELLO, Ark. — If you are a building supplier, the economic outlook for 2021 is looking better than expected following the COVID-19 pandemic. If you operate a family-owned tree farm and want to harvest stumpage, 2021 is looking financially … Read more.
NASHVILLE, TENNESSEE – LafargeHolcim has signed an agreement to acquire Firestone Building Products (FSBP). Firestone is a leader in commercial roofing and building envelope solutions based in the United States, with 2020 (est.) net sales of $1.8 billion dollars. Firestone’s … Read more.
ARKADELPHIA – Ouachita Baptist University has begun a working partnership with Leeds United College and Longford International College to explore collaborative educational opportunities ranging from guest speakers to internships to full degree programs. LUC and LIC are included in the … Read more.
PRESCOTT – Prescott 1st United Methodist Church has received a $2000 grant from the Methodist Foundation to enhance the capability of Hamilton Haven House in Prescott. Hamilton Haven House is a non-profit foundation that provides housing in emergencies to people … Read more.
LITTLE ROCK — Improving the quality of life within the boundaries of the Southwest Arkansas Regional Intermodal Authority (SWARIA) is one of the goals of the Cooperative Extension Service. This year, the member Faculty and staff at the Cooperative Extension … Read more.
MALVERN – Southwest Arkansas Regional Intermodal Authority (SWARIA) member Hot Spring County will soon have a “shovel ready” industrial park. By virtue of a combined effort of the Economic Development Administration, City of Malvern, Hot Spring County, and the local … Read more.
LITTLE ROCK – Clark County was represented last month at the Annual Meeting of the Arkansas State Chamber of Commerce in Little Rock. Those attending included Arkadelphia Alliance President and CEO Stephen Bell, Citizens Bank CEO Phil Baldwin, Clark County … Read more.
ARKADELPHIA – Henderson State University’s Bachelor of Science in Engineering program has recently been accredited by the Accreditation Board for Engineering (ABET).
ABET is the recognized accreditor of college and university programs in applied science, computing, engineering, and engineering technology. … Read more.
PRESCOTT – Firestone Building Products’ Prescott plant is celebrating a half-century in operation. The plant manufactures roofing membrane, flashing and seam tape, and is the largest employer in Nevada County with 654 employees.
Originally constructed by Robbin’s Floor Products in … Read more.