News for Community

Friday, February 24, 2017
Due to circumstances beyond our control, the Chamber's Legislative Forum scheduled for today at 3:00 is CANCELLED, but will resume NEXT Friday at the regularly scheduled time. The Legislative Session in Little Rock today is running longer than normal, which prevents our delegation from being able to attend. The Legislative Forum will resume next Friday, March 3, 2017 at 3:00 pm. Thank you for ...read more
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Thursday, February 23, 2017
February 22, 2016 PLEASE PRINT IN BUSINESS NEWS WITH ATTACHED PHOTO Cooper Clinic is pleased to welcome Frederick Niegos, MD, Board-Certified Endocrinologist, who has relocated to Fort Smith from Victoria, Texas. With the rise of diabetes and thyroid disorders, millions of Americans require the care of an Endocrinologist. Unfortunately, in our community, these specialists have been in short ...read more
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Wednesday, February 22, 2017
FFO Home New US Hwy 71 S Store FFO Home, a top 100 national furniture retailer with 41 stores headquartered in Fort Smith, Arkansas, is excited to announce the Grand Opening of a newly relocated store in Fort Smith, replacing one of the existing three River Valley stores. The new 24,000 square foot location at 8300 US Hwy 71 S is located one mile south of the closing smaller store that was opened ...read more
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Thursday, February 16, 2017
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Wednesday, February 15, 2017
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Wednesday, February 08, 2017
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Friday, February 03, 2017
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Morgan Abercrombie 312-988-2419 mabercrombie@webershandwick.com Mars Petcare Fort Smith Site Honored with Safety Award Employer receives Two Million Man Hour Safety Award, celebrating five years without incident Fort Smith, Ark. – February 3, 2017 – Today Mars Petcare’s Fort Smith facility is being honored with a Two Million Man Hour Safety Award ...read more
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Thursday, January 26, 2017
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 26, Fort Smith, AR – 64.6 Downtown in partnership with world-renowned artist Ana Maria, is opening an art school called La Colmena (the Beehive) in downtown Fort Smith. The classes will be held in the building at the intersection of Rogers and Garrison Avenue presently known as Okuda’s Universal Chapel. La Colmena will provide classes for all ages and ...read more
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Thursday, December 01, 2016
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Ivy Owen, Executive Director Fort Chaffee Redevelopment Authority (479) 452-4554 or (479) 651-5016 iowen@chaffeecrossing.com www.chaffeecrossing.com --- URGENT NEWS RELEASE --- FCRA and Antioch To Provide Food/Winter Warmth to Veterans December 1 FORT SMITH, Ark. (November 30, 2016) – Each November Chaffee Crossing accepts donations of coats and winter clothing in ...read more
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Wednesday, March 02, 2016
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: March 1, 2016 FOR MORE INFORMATION: William Yanavitch II Senior Vice President, Human Resources & Administration Glatfelter 717-225-2747, william.yanavitch@glatfelter.com Tim Allen, President Fort Smith Regional Chamber of Commerce 479-783-3111, tallen@fortsmithchamber.com Scott Hardin, Director of Communications Arkansas Economic Development Commission 501-682-7306, ...read more
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