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ROGERS-LOWELL AREA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Transplace Invests in New Operations Center in Northwest Arkansas

Transplace, a leading provider of transportation management services and logistics technology solutions, today announced that it is building a new operations center in Rogers, Ark.

Analysis: Arkansas has 10th lowest average credit card debt

Arkansas finished 41st in a study by the website 24/7 Wall St. examining average credit card debt among residents of the 50 states.

ELDORADO CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Complex board, manager looking to hire part-time help

The board and manager who oversee operations at the El Dorado-Union County Recreation Complex have agreed on personnel and payroll changes to provide more assistance onsite at night and on weekends.

ELDORADO CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: HealthWorks searches for new executive director

The SHARE Foundation is searching for a new executive director for HealthWorks.

Analysis: Arkansas' Pulaski County has 54th highest home vacancy rate among U.S. counties.

The number of vacant homes in Arkansas' Pulaski County was nearly 3,200 in the third quarter of 2018, an 84-unit decrease over what it was a year ago, according to real estate numbers reported by ATTOM Data Solutions.

ROGERS-LOWELL AREA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: ATTORNEY GENERAL ALERT: Tax Season IRS Imposters

Tax season is in full swing and scammers are posing as Internal Revenue Service (IRS) agents and sending emails with fake tax bills and transcripts to Arkansans.

ELDORADO CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Murphy USA president predicts little change in Union County economy

Murphy USA CEO and President Andrew Clyde spoke about economic trends that can drive growth in El Dorado and Union County as well as predictions about how the economy will change in 2019.

Little Rock area has 53rd highest home vacancy rate among U.S. metro areas.

The number of vacant homes in the Little Rock area was more than 3,800 in the third quarter of 2018, a 90-unit decrease over what it was a year ago, according to new real estate numbers reported by ATTOM Data Solutions.

ELDORADO CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: MAD president, COO resigns

Austin Barrow, president and chief operating officer of the Murphy Arts District, is leaving his position, effective today.

ROGERS-LOWELL AREA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Rogers-Lowell Area Chamber's J.R. Shaw Graduates from Institute for Organization Management

Awarded to all graduates of the Institute program, the IOM Graduate Recognition signifies the individual’s completion of 96 hours of course instruction in nonprofit management.

ROGERS-LOWELL AREA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Leigh Ann Johnston Appointed to Beaver Water District Board

The Beaver Water District Board of Directors voted at its monthly meeting on Jan. 17 to appoint Leigh Ann Johnston of Springdale (Washington County) to fill the director’s position vacated by Cathy Foraker.

ELDORADO CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: United Way celebrates 7th year with over $1M campaign

The United Way of Union County celebrated a seventh consecutive year of reaching its $1 million fundraising mark Tuesday.

ELDORADO CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: P&Z Commission hopes to get back to business

After several months, the El Dorado Planning and Zoning Commission could soon be back to full capacity — a favorable condition that would allow the seven-member body able to handle its business, old and new, with all hands on deck.

ROGERS-LOWELL AREA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: ATTORNEY GENERAL ALERT: Arkansans Risk Higher Costs with Refund Anticipation Loans

Arkansans risk higher costs when using refund anticipation loans as a resource to plan for a tax refund this year.

Arkansas ranked No. 2 in average charitable giving

Arkansas residents who took itemized deductions for charitable deductions on their federal income tax forms in 2016 donated $10,935 on average, according to an analysis released this month by the Washington-based Tax Foundation.

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