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Prosecutor Sworn In After Rogers Official Accused Of Impersonating An Officer
Crawford County Prosecutor Marc McCune was assigned the special prosecutor to the case because of a conflict of interest involving the Benton County prosecutor.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
Born in 1948 in Newport, Arkansas, Jim Walton is the third and youngest son of Walmart founder Sam Walton.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Tree of 40 Fruits on show
New York artist, Sam Van Aken, from Syracuse University, is grafting trees to produce 40 different trees.
The City Wire
Northwest Arkansas hospitality tax revenue sets quarterly record
More visitor traffic in Northwest Arkansas' four largest cities helped push hospitality tax collections up 7% in the second quarter, compared to year-ago period.
Inspiration in the everyday
More than you might think, said Marlon Blackwell, Fellow of the American Institute of Architects , a practicing architect in Fayetteville, Ark., and department head of the Fay Jones School of Architecture at the University of Arkansas.
Bentonville Airport Board Seats Need Filling
The board advises the mayor, city staff and City Council in policy matters regarding the Bentonville Municipal Airport, according to a news release.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
International Business Times
EU Food Makers Smuggling Products into Russia Via Switzerland
A employee walks by a meat cooler in the grocery section of a Sam's Club during a media tour in Bentonville, Arkansas June 5, 2014.
It's Back to School Time in NWA
It's 6-year-old Jake Carr's first day of kindergarten at Janie Darr Elementary School in Rogers.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Teacher Celebrations Before Back To School
Bentonville, Fayetteville and Bentonville School District will have activities for teachers Friday three days before their students return to class.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
International Business Times
Nvidia Shield Tablet vs. Apple iPad Mini 2-Specifications, Features And Price Showdown
Recently, NVIDIA introduced its brand new tablet called SHIELD. The device can be purchased from many online and retail outlets in selected regions.
With Falling Traffic, Walmart Reports Weak Results
In further signs that consumers are disenchanted with Walmart, the retailer says its second-quarter same-store-sales fell 0.3% in the U.S., and that that traffic at its stores declined 1.1%.
Wal-Mart Cuts Profit Outlook Amid Sluggish Sales, Less Traffic
Stores Inc. cut its annual profit outlook on Thursday as the world's largest retailer faced another quarter of sluggish sales and traffic declines.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
Rogers Committee Approves Draft Of Arts Council Ordinance
A proposal establishing an arts council was reviewed and discussed Tuesday by the Resource and Policy Committee, with several artists present prior to the council meeting.
The Wichita Eagle
US retail sales flat in July
In this June 5, 2014 photo, Conquisia Tyler, right, gives change to a customer at Sam's Club in Bentonville, Ark.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
County decides if voters will pick who pays for EMS service
Benton County leaders are trying to figure out a plan to make sure that doesn't happen to people living in rural parts of the county.
Wray elected to NCHA exec board
Lewis H. Wray of Russellville has been elected to the Executive Board of the National Cutting Horse Association , based in Fort Worth, TX.
Bentonville Schools Increase One-On-One Technology
Brookelyn Bates, 8, is a third grader at R.E. Baker Elementary. This school year she has a laptop to work on all of her subjects.
Benton County Officials Want Changes In Ambulance Laws
Benton County's Legislative Committee approved an item for inclusion in the county's 2015 legislative packet that would require ambulance service providers to continue service without regard to questions of payment.