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Little Rock bank's income tops $114M in 2Q

Subscriber onlyBank of the Ozarks had net income of $114.8 million in the second quarter this year, up 27 percent from the same period last year, the Little Rock bank said Wednesday. Continue reading...

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Subscriber onlyWalmart closing four Kentucky stores Continue reading...

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Subscriber onlyHarvest weight-limit rule gets panel's OK Continue reading...

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Subscriber onlyWalmart now to put Jet.com site in NYC Continue reading...

Turner Grain sides file plan to settle

Subscriber onlyTwo sides embroiled in the bankruptcy of Turner Grain Merchandising Inc. on Monday filed a proposed settlement of $2.1 million in a lawsuit involving nearly $6 million. Continue reading...

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Subscriber onlyLegacy approved to buy Bank of Gravett Continue reading...

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Subscriber onlyUtility commission hires new director Continue reading...

Acxiom's central Arkansas campus will still be hub after transaction closes, executive says

Subscriber onlyTo hear Jerry Jones tell it, people won't notice much difference in Acxiom's presence in central Arkansas after the close of a $2.3 billion deal to sell three-fourths of the company to global advertising holding company Interpublic Group. Continue reading...

Firm pays nearly $12M for west Little Rock hotel; bank buys shuttered Dixie Cafe site

Subscriber onlyHampton Inn & Suites in west Little Rock sold for almost $12 million to a Lonoke limited liability company last month. Continue reading...

BUSINESS PEOPLE

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BUSINESS AWARDS

Subscriber onlyArkansas media veteran Steve Stephens will be honored by the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences MidAmerica Chapter with a Lifetime Achievement Award at a ceremony July 28 in Shreveport. Stephens has been selected to enter the Gold Circle, honoring individuals who have devoted 50 years or more to the television industry, and who have made a significant contribution to broadcasting in their community. Continue reading...

BANKRUPTCY WATCH

Subscriber onlyADONA James M. and Robin A. Bird, P.O. Box 1, June 29, 2018, Chapter 13. Continue reading...

REAL ESTATE

Subscriber onlyPulaski County real estate transactions of $150,000 or more; deeds recorded June 4-June 15: Continue reading...

BUILDING PERMITS

Subscriber onlyBuilding permits for the Little Rock metro area, projects values at $75,000 or more: Continue reading...

OIL AND GAS REPORT

Subscriber onlyThe Arkansas Oil and Gas Commission last week issued three drilling permits and five well recompletions. By county, they were: Continue reading...