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U.S. Marshals Museum to Be Named for Foundation's Leaders

Wed, 17 Jan 2018 10:29:00 -0600

The United States Marshals Museum in Fort Smith announced Tuesday that it will name its future facility in honor of Mary Carleton and Robert A. Young III.

Legislators to Quiz UAMS Over Baptist Partnership

Mon, 15 Jan 2018 00:00:00 -0600

Members of the Legislature’s Joint Performance Review Committee have questions about the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences’ contract for emergency room and orthopedic services at Baptist Health Medical Center-Conway.

Razorback Foundation Braces for Tax Impact

Mon, 15 Jan 2018 00:00:00 -0600

One provision of the tax bill that President Donald Trump signed into law in December eliminates the deductions for contributions to university athletic foundations.

Time to Talk About Harassment (Barry Goldberg On Leadership)

Mon, 15 Jan 2018 00:00:00 -0600

The recent flood of women who have begun speaking out about behavior that ranges from inappropriate to criminal creates a lightning-rod topic for organizational leaders.

Mohammad Abrar Alam Regarded for Biosciences Work (A-State Movers & Shakers)

Mon, 15 Jan 2018 00:00:00 -0600

Mohammad Abrar Alam, assistant professor of chemistry at Arkansas State University in Jonesboro, was recently recognized by the Arkansas Biosciences Institute with its New Investigator of the Year award for 2017.

Scott Durham New Board Chairman for St. Bernards Foundation (Movers & Shakers)

Mon, 15 Jan 2018 00:00:00 -0600

Scott Durham, senior vice president and branch manager for Wells Fargo Advisors in Jonesboro, is the new chairman of the board of directors of the St. Bernards Foundation

McKuin Takes New Public Radio Job, With Same Commute

Tue, 09 Jan 2018 11:10:00 -0600

Vanessa McKuin, who helped get Arkansas Public Media off the ground by managing business side of the regional journalism collaborative, has become development director for University of Arkansas at Little Rock public radio.

Nature Conservancy Buys County Land

Mon, 08 Jan 2018 12:00:00 -0600

The Nature Conservancy, a Washington-based nonprofit with offices in Little Rock and Fayetteville, recently purchased 278 acres in Pulaski County in two separate transactions.

Sidney Moncrief, Ron Watson Team to Teach Career Readiness

Mon, 08 Jan 2018 11:11:00 -0600

Had2 of Little Rock and Sidney Moncrief, a former University of Arkansas Razorback basketball All-Star and NBA basketball player, have teamed up on a new career readiness initiative for Arkansas.

$8M Donated to Arkansas Children's Northwest

Mon, 08 Jan 2018 08:54:00 -0600

The Arkansas Children's Foundation announced Saturday that the Willard & Pat Walker Charitable Foundation has donated $8 million to the Arkansas Children's Northwest hospital in Springdale.

Arkansas Children’s Northwest Readies for Debut

Mon, 08 Jan 2018 00:00:00 -0600

Construction on the $167 million, 233,000-SF hospital in Springdale is complete and ready to open its outpatient clinics on Tuesday.

Overtime Suit Adds to Home Care Wage Burden

Mon, 08 Jan 2018 00:00:00 -0600

The U.S. Department of Labor’s regulations that increased minimum wage and overtime coverage to home health workers has resulted in the Arkansas Support Network Inc. owing $650,000 in back wages to employees who worked overnight shifts in clients’ homes.

UA Little Rock Adds Rose, Andrews to Administration (Movers & Shakers)

Mon, 08 Jan 2018 00:00:00 -0600

Holly Rose has been named executive director of development at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock, and JR Andrews is UA-Little Rock’s new director of planned giving.

$1.7M Donated to Arkansas Children's Northwest

Fri, 05 Jan 2018 11:10:00 -0600

The Arkansas Children's Foundation announced this week that the Whitaker Family Foundation and businessman Sam Mathias have donated a combined $1.7 million to Arkansas Children's Northwest hospital.

Update: Real Estate Deals Total $3.3M

Tue, 02 Jan 2018 10:23:00 -0600

Recent real estate transactions include several apartments, land and a warehouse/office complex.

Arkansas Community Foundation Adds Lauren Morris (Movers & Shakers)

Mon, 01 Jan 2018 00:00:00 -0600

Lauren Morris has joined the Arkansas Community Foundation in Little Rock as affiliate program director.

The Year in Executive Q&A: 2017

Mon, 01 Jan 2018 00:00:00 -0600

We asked 51 Arkansas business leaders to weigh in on challenge and success throughout 2017.

Charity Gets A Jolt From Tax Law — But Due to Drop Next Year

Thu, 28 Dec 2017 07:27:00 -0600

In this season of giving, charity seems to be getting an extra jolt because next year the popular tax deduction for donations will lose a lot of its punch.

In the Workplace 2018: What to Know About Expanded Concealed Carry

Wed, 27 Dec 2017 07:05:00 -0600

Changes to Arkansas' concealed carry laws have left many employers with questions about what rights their employees have and whether non-employees are allowed to bring a concealed weapon onto a business' premises.

Missouri Plea Deal Points to Rusty Cranford, Eddie Cooper

Tue, 19 Dec 2017 09:03:00 -0600

A political operative who pleaded guilty Monday to a federal felony in Missouri was involved in a conspiracy with Arkansas lobbyists fitting the descriptions of Milton R. "Rusty" Cranford and former state Rep. Eddie Cooper of Melbourne.