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.
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.
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.
PRESCOTT – Prescott/Nevada County Economic & Community Development is sharing their support of Nevada County’s local food pantry, Arkansas FoodShare. Nevada County is a member of the Southwest Arkansas Regional Intermodal Authority (SWARIA).
Nevada County 4-H, Nevada County Extension Homemaker’s … Read more.
BONNERDALE – At the quarterly meeting (via Zoom) of the Southwest Arkansas Regional Intermodal Authority recently, SWAIRA Chairman Lewis Diggs asked member representatives to contact their local legislators to encourage them to revisit Senate Bill 605 of 2017, Ark Code … Read more.