Monday Apr 7
DEVELOPING: Peco Foods meets with city officials in Corning, Pocahontas
CORNING, AR - Peco Foods visited Corning and Pocahontas today to meet with city officials and discuss plans for the future.
DEVELOPING: 2 dead after Pocahontas house fire
POCAHONTAS, AR - A house fire in Pocahontas killed two people Sunday night around 10:15.
Bob Sherwin and Jeanne Sherwin
Bob and Jeanne Sherwin decided to elope, found out there was no 3 day wait in Arkansas , and headed south ending up at Pocahontas, Arkansas on March 5, 1949 at 9 p.m. After the county clerk finished listening to a B-ball game, he led us to his house across the street from the Methodist minister.
Arkansas lands $165 million poultry operation
Poultry supplier Peco Foods announced plans Monday for a new plant, hatchery and feed mill in northeast Arkansas, a $165 million operation expected to create 1,000 jobs in two rural counties.
Poultry Processor Bringing 1,000 Jobs to Randolph, Clay Counties
Peco Foods , a fully integrated poultry processing and further processing company, today announced plans to locate a new, fully integrated poultry facility in Randolph and Clay counties.