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Analysis: Pulaski County posts 204th highest foreclosure rate in first quarter

One in 750 properties in Pulaski County started the foreclosure process during the first quarter of the year -- the 204th highest foreclosure rate among metropolitan statistical areas nationwide, according to an ATTOM Data Solutions analysis of property data.

ROGERS-LOWELL AREA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Northwest Health Launches ThinkFirst Injury-Prevention Program

Northwest Health has just launched the state’s first activities connected to Northwest Arkansas’ ThinkFirst Chapter, an initiative by the National Injury Prevention Foundation designed to help prevent brain and spinal cord injuries, among other traumatic injuries.

ELDORADO CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Goodwill Career Center to host hiring event

When the local Goodwill changed locations last month, one of the new aspects included in the store was a Career Services Center.

Cleveland-Elyria metro exports are most similar to Memphis in 2017

Cleveland-Elyria metro area exported $8.94 billion in 2017, $65.45 million less than Memphis, according to the International Trade Administration.

Benton County ranks 268th among counties in highest exporting metros

Benton County ranks 268th in trade with $243,423 in exports in 2017.

Tate County ranks 259th among counties in highest exporting metros

Tate County ranks 259th in trade with $4.93 million in exports in 2017.

Fayette County ranks 250th among counties in highest exporting metros

Fayette County ranks 250th in trade with $24.94 million in exports in 2017.

Analysis: University of Arkansas engineering program ranks 111th best in the nation, study finds

University of Arkansas finished in a tie for 111th in a ranking of best engineering programs by U.S. News that examined 199 campuses around the nation.

Tipton County ranks 242nd among counties in highest exporting metros

Tipton County ranks 242nd in trade with $36.88 million in exports in 2017.

16 Fred’s stores to close in Arkansas

The discount chain Fred’s Inc. will close 104 more underperforming stores, including 16 stores in Arkansas, by the beginning of summer, the Memphis-based company said this week.

Marshall County ranks 229th among counties in highest exporting metros

Marshall County ranks 229th in trade with $54.67 million in exports in 2017.

Analysis: Little Rock-Conway area posts 88th highest foreclosure rate in first quarter

One in 795 properties in the Little Rock-Conway area started the foreclosure process during the first quarter of the year -- the 88th highest foreclosure rate among metropolitan statistical areas nationwide, according to an ATTOM Data Solutions analysis of property data.

Crittenden County ranks 208th among counties in highest exporting metros

Crittenden County ranks 208th in trade with $114.87 million in exports in 2017.

Shelby County ranks 26th among counties in highest exporting metros

Shelby County ranks 26th in trade with $8.77 billion in exports in 2017.

ELDORADO CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Master Gardeners raising funds with painted pots

The Union County Master Gardeners will hold a pot sale this weekend, with pots painted by local artists from around Union County.

ELDORADO CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Rotary Club receives proclamations in honor of 100 years

Members of the community and the greater Rotary community in Arkansas turned out to celebrate the centennial anniversary of the El Dorado Rotary Club on Monday.

Which U.S. metro areas exported the most to Singapore in 2017?

Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell, GA metro ranks first in trade with Singapore with exports of $1.23 billion in 2017, according to the International Trade Administration (ITA).

Crittenden County exported $0.11 billion worth of goods in 2017

Crittenden County exported $0.11 billion worth of goods in 2017, according to the U.S. Department of Commerce International Trade Administration (ITA), an increase of 62 percent from $67.9 million in 2016.

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