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Monday, November 05, 2018
https://www.baptisthealthfortsmithvanburen.com/ Thu, November 1, 2018Baptist Health acquires Sparks Health System in Fort Smith and Van Buren LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (Nov. 1, 2018) – Shortly after midnight, Baptist Health assumed operations of Sparks Health System, which includes approximately 1,600 employees across hospitals in Fort Smith and Van Buren as well as affiliated physician clinics in ...read more
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Friday, November 02, 2018
The corner of 76 Country Boulevard and Gretna Road in Branson will have an exciting new, nighttime glow when the Titanic Museum Attraction lights its entrance with more than 1,500 enchanting luminaries (festival lights) to welcome visitors to the area and to give them a picture-perfect opportunity to shoot memorable, 2017 holiday photos.
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Friday, November 02, 2018
NEWS RELEASEU.S. Army Corps of Engineers                                                                Building StrongRelease No: 118-18  Release: ImmediatelyNov. 1, 2018Contact: Laurie Driver, 501-324-5551Laurie.T.Driver@usace.army.milMedia after hours: 501-563-6835CORPS REMINDS ARKANSAS RIVER USERS OF SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY   LITTLE ROCK, Ark. -‑ The Army Corps of Engineers is reminding ...read more
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Friday, November 02, 2018
FORT SMITH, Ark. – This has been a successful season for Union Christian Academy’s junior and senior high volleyball teams who both earned the title of HCAA Volleyball All-State Champions. The pressure was on this season for the UCA senior high volleyball team after they won the 2017 HCAA State Tournament. The Lady Eagles proved they were up to the challenge and had a 14-2 record in their ...read more
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Friday, October 26, 2018
2018 Annual MeetingPress Contact:Name: Tim AllenEmail: tallen@fortsmithchamber.comPhone: 479-783-3111Website: http://www.fortsmithchamber.org/For Immediate Release. Fort Smith Convention Center, Thursday, October 25, 2018.  The Fort Smith Regional Chamber of Commerce held its Annual Meeting with over 600 people in attendance at the Fort Smith Convention Center today.  Trent Goins, President & CEO ...read more
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Monday, October 15, 2018
Media Alert:   Food Bank to Receive and Distribute OG&E Gift of28,112 Energy-Saving Light Bulbs October 18   The River Valley Regional Food Bank will greet volunteers from Oklahoma Gas & Electric (OG&E) on Thursday, October 18 at 9:15 a.m. who will package 7,028 boxes of energy-saving LED bulbs that will be given to families in need.   The gift by OG&E of a total of 28,112 ...read more
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Friday, October 05, 2018
AMERICAN PICKERS to Film in ArkansasMike Wolfe, Frank Fritz, and their team are excited to return to Arkansas! They plan to film episodes of the hit series American Pickers throughout your area in December 2018.AMERICAN PICKERS is a documentary series that explores the fascinating world of antique “picking” on History. The hit show follows Mike and Frank, two of the most skilled pickers in the ...read more
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Thursday, October 04, 2018
                   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Thursday, October 4 2018   New Workforce Development Positions to  Focus on Employer, School Connections   New positions are being created in the Fort Smith area and Northwest Arkansas to strengthen the important relationships between high schools, colleges and universities, technical schools and leading companies in the two regions.  The Walton ...read more
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Monday, October 01, 2018
TIMES RECORDCommunity Matters: Arkansas must attract, train and retain its manufacturing workforceBy Carolyn Lee / Guest Column Posted Sep 30, 2018 at 12:01 AM The resurgence of modern manufacturing is one of the most important, yet little told, success stories of the nation’s current economic expansion. With 95 percent of manufacturers optimistic about the future and thousands of companies ...read more
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