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Little Rock’s RiverFest Cancelled for 2019

RiverFest isn’t coming back in 2019. The festival organizers announced today that that the event will not be held this year. It was slated to be held at Julius Breckling Riverfront Park on the Arkansas River. However, the organizers plan to “restructure, reorganize and reinvent” RiverFest...

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Murphy Oil Co. Selling Two Malaysian Subsidiaries

Murphy Oil Corporation is selling two of its Malaysian subsidiaries for over $2 billion. The El Dorado-based company announced Thursday, March 20, that it will be divesting capital from Murphy Sabah Oil Co. and Murphy Sarawak Oil. Co. to PTT Exploration and Production Public Company Limited for...

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Keith Humphrey Appointed Little Rock Police Chief

The Little Rock Police Department has a new chief. Keith Humphrey was appointed Little Rock Police Chief by Mayor Frank Scott Jr. on Thursday, March 21. According to Scott, Humphrey will be assuming his role by April 21. Humphrey is coming to Little Rock from Norman, Okla., where he has served as...

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Walmart Chief Technology Officer Leaving Company

Walmart’s Chief Technology Officer is leaving the Bentonville-based company at the end of March. Jeremy King, who joined Walmart in 2011, is leaving the company on March 29, according to a company memo. Reports indicate that King is joining Pinterest to head its engineering department. According...

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Women’s Financial Education Conference Coming to Rogers

Treasurer of State Dennis Milligan is bringing a national women’s financial education conference to Arkansas. Alongside the State Financial Officer’s Foundation, Milligan’s office is bringing the Smart Women Smart Money Conference to Rogers. Smart Women Smart Money is a free conference that...