Benton County Eyes Special Election Limits
The Quorum Court's Legislative Committee has included limiting special elections to no more than two days a year on its "wish list" of topics to be brought up in next year's regular session of the state Legislature.
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Bentonville Historic Building Gets Renovations For Music Shop, Museum
Les Key and his family held vintage guitars and posed under Kiss vinyls as local photographer Brenda Wyatt snapped pictures.
Mon Jul 07, 2014
BRIEF-Wal-Mart's Simon says US job rebound not lifting receipts
In an interview with Reuters on Monday, Bill Simon, the president and chief executive officer of Walmart U.S., said: * That the hiring rebound reported by the U.S. Labor Department is not translating into increased customer spending in Wal-Mart stores; * And that the response by Wal-Mart's core customers to the 'difficult' economic environment is ... (more)
Bentonville Warehouse Goes Full Tilt for New Look
Construction is expected to be completed by November on an office and warehouse facility in Bentonville, and it will have a different look.
Fri Jul 04, 2014
Republican National Committee
Weekly Republican Address: Rep. Steve Womack
Delivering the Weekly Republican Address, Rep. Steve Womack reflects on the Declaration of Independence and our ongoing mission to ensure Americans have a voice in their government and their economy.
Construction Continues Along Fayetteville's Garland Avenue
As work wraps up on a 0.7-mile stretch of Garland Avenue, construction on another section of Arkansas 112 through the university has begun.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
Weekend Flyer: July 3-6, 2014
If you're fortunate enough to get a three-day weekend, Thursday is your Friday. Congratulations to you, and to America for having another birthday.
Route Goes From Rural To Urban On Fayetteville Trail
The scenery can change in hurry during a ride on the region's growing network of hard-surface trails.
Perry Resigns From Bentonville Council
He and his family will move to Mexico as Perry has accepted a position there with Walmart, he said.
Wed Jul 02, 2014
The City Wire
Van Buren Parks group hears from consultants
The Van Buren Parks and Recreation Commission's steering committee got its first introduction Wednesday to consultants hired by the city to assist them in crafting a parks master plan.
The City Wire
Opera in the Ozarks Gala Concert
Opera in the Ozarks Presents Special "Gala Concert" at Bentonville's Arend Arts Center Sunday, July 13 Star Alumni Performances to Headline the Show BENTONVILLE, ARK.
Walton Arts Center governance changes approved
City Council members last night approved a proposed set of changes that allow the arts center to legally act as a regional entity instead of a direct agent of the city of Fayetteville and the University of Arkansas.
Grant Expands Pre-K In Springdale, Bentonville, Rogers
The series of three-year grants will help prekindergarten programs in Springdale, Bentonville and Rogers, and a Samaritan Community Center program to feed middle school children.
Tue Jul 01, 2014
City Plans To Vote To Protect Walton Arts Center
The Fayetteville City Council plans to vote on an ordinance with the goal to protect the Walton Arts Center on Dickson Street, while the WAC looks to expand into Benton County.
Mon Jun 30, 2014
Prosecutors won't retry Bella Vista man accused of threats
Prosecutors will not retry a Bella Vista man who was arrested in connection with making statements that referenced bringing an assault rifle into a courthouse.
Sat Jun 28, 2014
Congress Can Do Better, Cotton Says
Conservatives want assurance electing 4th District Rep. Tom Cotton, R-Dardanelle, to the U.S. Senate would make a difference, they told the candidate at a town hall meeting Friday in Rogers.
Walmart Plans New Neighborhood Market At Springdale's Don Tyson Interchange
The 41,000-square-foot store is expected to create 95 jobs and open in the fall of 2015, according to a news release.
Fri Jun 27, 2014
Christian Science Monitor
US consumer confidence ticks up with steady job growth
Conquisia Tyler, right, gives change to a customer at Sam's Club in Bentonville, Ark., June 5, 2014.