Arkana Laboratories is renowned for emphasizing a culture of learning in the workplace and developing talent.
Dr. Glendell Jones Jr., the newly named 17th president of Henderson State University, told the newspaper his goals for running the university were making sure students are challenged, nurtured and retained. “I’m in a position to do a lot for this university,” he later told a reporter.
There will be discussion on requests to be included on EDCCC agendas and the EDCCC incentive application, as well as the interview process for a CEO of the Arkadelphia Regional Economic Development Alliance.
A total of $472,420.00 was awarded to seven cities and counties under the Rural Services Block Grant Program to fund new construction or renovation of community centers, fire stations, or multi-purpose buildings, as well as the purchase of fire trucks.
Registration is now open for the 2022 Arkansas Rural Development Summit, the state’s annual event for anyone interested in improving the quality of life in Arkansas’ rural communities.
The Arkansas Economic Development Commission (AEDC) has awarded $4,753,478 million in Community Development Block Grants (CDBG) to 30 Arkansas cities and counties.
“The biggest change” made to the draft, Jester pointed out, was the addition of a category allowing a company to be eligible by producing one job with a capital investment as low as $5,000.