Friday May 17
Troy Duke, L.R. Gardner Plan to Buy Bank of Rison
Sigma Holdings Inc. of Little Rock, a newly formed investment company led by veteran Little Rock banker Troy Duke and Garland County businessman Lewis Ray "LR" Gardner, announced Friday a deal to buy the Bank of Rison.
New editor at Starkville newspaper
Plair, a native of Warren, Ark., began his career in 2003 as a reporter for the Cleveland County Herald in Rison, Ark.