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.
LITTLE ROCK – ASU Three Rivers Career Center, with campuses in Malvern and Saline County, produced five officers this year for Arkansas SkillsUSA, a student organization focusing on career and technical knowledge, skills, and abilities. In addition to leadership opportunities, … Read more.
LITTLE ROCK – Henderson State University is one step closer to becoming a member institution of the Arkansas State University System following approval by the Higher Learning Commission.
On November 5th, the Higher Learning Commission (HLC) approved a Change of … Read more.
GLENWOOD – Several members of the Southwest Arkansas Regional Intermodal Authority (SWARIA) recently had the opportunity to get a closer look at the Great Southern Wood Preserving operation located in the Pike County, Arkansas city of Glenwood. Craig Grisham, … Read more.
MONTRÉAL – Resolute Forest Products Inc. November 5th reported net income for the quarter ended September 30, 2020, of $57 million, or $0.66 per diluted share, compared to a net loss of $43 million, or $0.47 per share, in the … Read more.
PRESCOTT – Ground has been broken for the new Prescott Elementary School. The school is located in Southwest Arkansas Regional Intermodal Authority’s Nevada County.
Prescott School District chose to select a group of students from the current school to … Read more.
LITTLE ROCK – The Arkansas Department of Transportation has announced the award recipients for its Transportation Alternatives Program (TAP) for 2020. Several Southwest Arkansas Regional Intermodal Authority (SWARIA) members were TAP grant recipients.
The Transportation Alternatives Program (TAP) provides funding … Read more.