Latest News

ROGERS-LOWELL AREA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: World Trade Center Arkansas Taking Companies to Queretaro, Mexico for Trade Mission and Trade Show

World Trade Center Arkansas is taking Arkansas companies to Querétaro, Mexico for a trade mission and trade show during the World Trade Centers Association's 50th General Assembly at the World Trade Center Querétaro Apil 7-11, 2019.

ELDORADO CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: HealthWorks adds new programs, renovations in new year

HealthWorks Fitness Center has announced several new programs that have been added to the gym’s roster, as well as new hours and renovations to the facility.

Analysis: University of Arkansas athletes No. 1 in state for economic impact

University of Arkansas sports programs brought in $280,028 per athlete in revenue in 2016, meaning its athletes on average generated the most sports revenue of any school in Arkansas that year, according to an Arkansas Business Daily analysis of U.S. Department of Education data.

ROGERS-LOWELL AREA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Teens Unleash Their Creative Talents at Walton Arts Center The Lightning Thief Workshop

Nine local students joined forces to create a trailer for The Lightning Thief: The Percy Jackson Musical, coming to Walton Arts Center for one performance on Friday, Jan. 4 and two performances on Saturday, Jan. 5.

University of Arkansas has most student athletes in state

University of Arkansas ranked No. 1 for student athletic participation in the state, according to an Arkansas Business Daily analysis of college sports participation.

College wrestling earned $1.5 million for Arkansas schools in 2016

Lyon College wrestling brought in $20,013 per athlete in revenue in 2016, making it among the highest-grossing wrestling programs in Arkansas that year, according to a Business Daily analysis of U.S. Department of Education data.

ROGERS-LOWELL AREA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Arkansas Razorbacks Football Team to Visit Arkansas Children’s Northwest

Members of the Arkansas Razorbacks Football Team will visit patients at Arkansas Children’s Northwest (ACNW), the new children’s hospital in Springdale, on Dec. 6 from 3:00 - 4:00 p.m.

ELDORADO CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: 2-year Arkansas college looks to merge with larger systems

MALVERN, (AP) — A two-year college in central Arkansas is considering merging with the University of Arkansas or the Arkansas State University system.

SPRINGDALE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Springdale Schools Lead State in Achievement Awards

For the second consecutive year, the Springdale School District’s performance in student academic achievement and growth has earned it the top reward in the state.

ELDORADO CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Entergy rebuilding electrical transmission lines in El Dorado

EL DORADO – Residents in El Dorado may have noticed trucks and crews around town working on a significant equipment upgrade.

ROGERS-LOWELL AREA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: NWTI, Arconic Foundation & Northwest Arkansas Industries for Education Offering Scholarship Opportunity

Northwest Arkansas Technical Institute, Arconic and Northwest Arkansas Industries for Education have partnered to provide a scholarship to under-served individuals such as women, minorities, veterans, and single parents who could benefit from receiving short-term industrial maintenance training in a virtual classroom in order to increase their representation in the support engineering and technical skills workforce areas in Springdale.

ROGERS LOWELL CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Wilderness First Aid Course Offered at Hobbs State Park

This two-day course immerses participants in basic wilderness medicine procedures, preparing individuals to take immediate action when an outdoor activity doesn't go as planned, and 911 responders are hours away.

Which Arkansas colleges receive the most federal student aid?

Arkansas Tech University and University of Central Arkansas reported receiving the most federal financial aid during the 2015-16 academic year among Arkansas schools, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of federal data.

Sticker shock: Which 2-year U.S. schools charge the lowest in-state tuition?

State residents enrolled at Crowley's Ridge Technical Institute face among the lowest cost of attending two-year in-state colleges and universities in the U.S., according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of federal data.

These schools have the worst 'on time' graduation rates in Arkansas

Shorter College, Arkansas Baptist College and Southeast Arkansas College have the lowest 'on time' graduation rates in Arkansas, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of federal data.

Metro Business Network