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Monday, October 15, 2018
Media Alert:   Food Bank to Receive and Distribute OG&E Gift of28,112 Energy-Saving Light Bulbs October 18   The River Valley Regional Food Bank will greet volunteers from Oklahoma Gas & Electric (OG&E) on Thursday, October 18 at 9:15 a.m. who will package 7,028 boxes of energy-saving LED bulbs that will be given to families in need.   The gift by OG&E of a total of 28,112 ...read more
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Friday, October 05, 2018
Oct 4, 2018 For Immediate Release  Dylan Curtis, Averie Hubbs, Sarah Leding, Rebecca Leming, Andrew Miller, Gracyn Newcity, Joshua Post and Tucker Vasquez, seventh grade students at Union Christian Academy, have been invited to join the Duke University Talent Identification Program’s prestigious 7thGrade Talent Search.  Each year, Duke ITP identifies a group of academically talented students in ...read more
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Friday, October 05, 2018
AMERICAN PICKERS to Film in ArkansasMike Wolfe, Frank Fritz, and their team are excited to return to Arkansas! They plan to film episodes of the hit series American Pickers throughout your area in December 2018.AMERICAN PICKERS is a documentary series that explores the fascinating world of antique “picking” on History. The hit show follows Mike and Frank, two of the most skilled pickers in the ...read more
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Thursday, October 04, 2018
For More Information:Melissa Curry (479-755-6481)FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                   Methodist Village Introduces Candy Striper ProgramFORT SMITH, ARK. (October 3, 2018) – Methodist Village Senior Living, one of the region’s pioneer providers of senior health services and independent living, has announced the introduction of the MVSL Candy Striper Program beginning November 1, 2018.The ...read more
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Thursday, October 04, 2018
                   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Thursday, October 4 2018   New Workforce Development Positions to  Focus on Employer, School Connections   New positions are being created in the Fort Smith area and Northwest Arkansas to strengthen the important relationships between high schools, colleges and universities, technical schools and leading companies in the two regions.  The Walton ...read more
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Monday, October 01, 2018
TIMES RECORDCommunity Matters: Arkansas must attract, train and retain its manufacturing workforceBy Carolyn Lee / Guest Column Posted Sep 30, 2018 at 12:01 AM The resurgence of modern manufacturing is one of the most important, yet little told, success stories of the nation’s current economic expansion. With 95 percent of manufacturers optimistic about the future and thousands of companies ...read more
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Monday, October 01, 2018
Thomas & Thomas LLP and Beall Barclay & Company, PLC Unveil New Brand  FORT SMITH, Arkansas, October 1, 2018 – The Little Rock office of Thomas & Thomas LLP and Beall Barclay & Company, PLC have merged their practices and are officially announcing the name of their new firm today: Landmark PLC, Certified Public Accountants.     The firm’s new name and new logo, a compass, indicate the firm’s ...read more
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Monday, October 01, 2018
Beall Barclay Wealth Management Unveils New Firm Name  FORT SMITH, Arkansas, October 1, 2018 – Beall Barclay Wealth Management is officially launching their new firm name, Landmark Financial, LLC.  The move comes after their sister company, Beall Barclay & Company PLC, rebranded to Landmark PLC, Certified Public Accountants, after a merger with the Little Rock office of Thomas & Thomas LLP. ...read more
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Monday, September 24, 2018
https://talkbusiness.net/2018/09/arkansas-colleges-of-health-education-receives-first-nih-grant-for-enzyme-research/Arkansas Colleges of Health Education receives first NIH grant for enzyme researchBusinessFort SmithHealthcareLatest News by Aric Mitchell (amitchell@talkbusiness.net) September 19, 2018 5:01 pm The Arkansas Colleges of Health Education (ACHE) will receive its first national ...read more
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