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First National Bank of Rogers announces new name
First National Bank of Rogers announces it is rebranding its name to First National Bank of NWA.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
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July tax revenue reports solid for Northwest Arkansas cities
This year the four major cities in Northwest Arkansas have reported yo-yo tax revenue month-to-month, but in July revenue bounced higher topping $4.936 million reported by Bentonville, Rogers, Springdale and Fayetteville.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Transit system testing Bentonville trolley
A historic-style trolley bus will cruise downtown Bentonville to the Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art on today and Friday, said Joel Gardner, Ozark Regional Transit executive director.
Storm downs power lines in Benton County
A Wednesday afternoon storm downed power lines and trees in several places in Benton County, according to information from the Rogers Fire Department and the Little Flock Police Department.
Rogers Aldermen Approve Contract For Bike Park Construction
Aldermen approved two contracts Tuesday to build the bike park as part of Lake Atalanta improvement.
Lundy has been placed on the honor roll for the spring 2014 semester. To qualify for this award, students must achieve a grade point average of at least 3.5 on a 4.0 scale.
Rogers Man Accused Of Rape
David Camacho, 22, of Rogers was being held Tuesday the Benton County Jail in connection with rape, a Class Y felony and aggravated assault, a Class D felony.
Self-Defense Class Scheduled For Saturday In Rogers
The class is research-based, according to the department. Training focuses on increasing awareness of threatening behaviors, avoiding dangerous situations and providing defensive skills.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
Cruelty To Dog Enrages Reader
I have been incensed and having horrible fits of rage when it was reported the terrible abuse a Centerton dog suffered from having fireworks strapped to it, resulting in serious burns and no doubt awful, emotional trauma.
Governor Candidates Go Head To Head In Springdale
The democratic and republican candidates running for governor went head-to-head in Springdale Monday .
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Sales tax revenue up in area cities
Sales tax revenue for July was a chart topper for the four major cities in Washington and Benton counties with revenue in each city topping more than $1 million.
Sun Jul 20, 2014
Kudzu, Other Invasive Plants Infiltrate Northwest Arkansas
Local experts said kudzu's tendrils won't be swallowing up any towns around here, though, thanks to a relatively dry and hot climate.
Arkansas Music Pavilion Sound Carries In Rogers
Live music arrived in Rogers six weeks ago with the completion of the Walmart Arkansas Music Pavilion, but sound from the outdoor venue is carrying beyond the fence.
Northwest Arkansas Farms Holding Steady
STAFF PHOTO JASON IVESTER Ashley Wise of Rogers picks zucchini and cucumbers June 26 on Dennis McGarrah's Lowell farm.
Cave Springs' Tour de Cave Highlights Watershed
While Le Tour de France unfolds in Europe, the Illinois River Watershed Partnership held its first Tour de Cave on Saturday.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
Rogers Bank Robber Sentenced to 10 Years
A Hiwasse man was sentenced to a decade behind bars this week for robbing a Rogers bank.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Suspect Arrested After A Rogers Man Was Attacked And His Dogs Protected Him
A Rogers man living in the 2000 block of West Oak Street was attacked in his home by two suspects on June 2, and his two dogs helped to protect him, according to an arrest report.
Bentonville District's Legal Costs Double Expectations
The largest portion of those costs was $68,103 for work in response to three complaints filed by Theresa Caldwell, a Little Rock lawyer.
Commentary: Fireworks Locale, Lofts Project Create Excitement
I didn't make it to the city fireworks at Whitey Smith Stadium because I was visiting my mom, but I have heard good reports on the venue.