Business Plan Competition Winners Announced

Nov 22, 2017

“Ala Rurru,” an idea to produce a serape-like hammock to prevent sudden infant death syndrome in Hispanic newborns, is the winner of the 2017 Business Plan Competition hosted by the College of Business at Arkansas State University.

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Bargain Hunt coming to Jonesboro

Nov 16, 2017

Bargain Hunt will be coming to the Highland Square Shopping Center in the Spring of 2018. The discount retailer will occupy 27,490 square feet at the southern end of the former Kmart space adjacent to Surplus Warehouse.

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Phone service in NEA affected by outage Monday

Nov 13, 2017

A representative for Ritter Communications confirmed their services experienced an interruption on Monday morning. The rep, speaking to NEA Report, said at about 11 a.m. the problems were believed to have been addressed or at least, were in the process of being fixed.

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November job fair dates for Peco Foods

Nov 8, 2017

Peco Foods in Pocahontas has more employees than ever and although they are mostly staffed, they’re always looking for new family members to join Peco!

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