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Subscriber onlyMonday 1:30-3 p.m. -- Arkansas adult education classes, Goodwill Career Center, 1001 S. Mt. Olive St., Siloam Springs. Classes include: employability, customer service, clerical, bank teller and industrial. Information: (479) 373-6120. Continue reading...

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NW BUSINESS PEOPLE

Subscriber onlyBrenna Blackwell recently won the silver “Women Helping Women” Stevie Award, which recognizes the achievements of women who provided support and assistance to other women in their communities. Blackwell was the only Stevie Award winner from Arkansas. She is a mobile developer at RevUnit, a software development firm. She got her start in mobile development while an engineering student at the University of Arkansas. Blackwell is a volunteer instructor for AR Girls Code. Continue reading...

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Subscriber onlyBenton County 100 Josie Lane Property LLC, Dr. Steve K. Morrison, 811 S.E. 28th St., Suite 7, Bentonville Continue reading...

BUSINESS PEOPLE Northwest Arkansas

Subscriber onlyGan Nunnally, executive manager at George Nunnally Chevrolet Inc. in Bentonville, is nominated for the 2017 TIME Dealer of the Year. He is one of 49 dealer nominees from across the country who will be honored at the 100th annual National Automobile Dealers Association convention and expo in New Orleans on Jan. 27. Finalists will be selected in each of the association’s four regions and one will be named the national Dealer of the Year. Continue reading...

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Acxiom-owned firm details acquisitions

Subscriber onlyLiveRamp, a San Francisco marketing-services company owned by Acxiom Corp., filed paperwork Wednesday with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission detailing its purchase of two companies that will expand its online marketing. Continue reading...

Wal-Mart loses pay fight with California truck drivers

SAN FRANCISCO — A federal jury in San Francisco has found Wal-Mart failed to pay hundreds of truck drivers in California the minimum wage and has awarded the drivers $54 million in damages. Continue reading...

Tyson misses 4Q profit forecasts

SPRINGDALE — Tyson Foods Inc. on Monday reported fiscal fourth-quarter earnings of $391 million. Continue reading...

Wal-Mart kicks off Cyber Monday on Friday

NEW YORK — Cyber Monday is starting earlier and earlier. Wal-Mart Stores Inc. said Monday that it's kicking off its so-called "Cyber Monday" deals at 12:01 a.m. EST Friday for the first time ever as it aims to grab customers ahead of its competitors. Continue reading...

Tyson Foods names new CEO; Hayes to lead company beginning at end of year

Arkansas-based Tyson Foods Inc. has named a new chief executive officer who will take over at the end of the year. Continue reading...