Author - Grace Vowell

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Arkansas Legislation Takes Aim at Boycotting Israel

The Arkansas State Legislature voted on several new laws back in March 2017, including the law that requires that contractors bidding on state jobs sign a pledge stating that they are not boycotting Israel. Act 710 of 2017 was sent to the state House of Representatives in 2017 and passed in a 69-3...

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Arkansas State University Making Big Changes

Arkansas State University will be splitting up the engineering, agriculture and technology programs that have been combined and is also placing computer science with engineering. The two new buildings will be called the College of Engineering & Computer Science and the College of Agriculture...

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Harley Davidson Shifting Work Abroad

Motorcycle maker Harley-Davidson, announced last week that they would be shifting their production overseas. This news comes amid a widening global trade fight. The reason for the company’s move is to escape new European tariffs that have been imposed as retaliation to President Trump imposing...

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Argenta Joins Main Street America

Recently Argenta has joined Main Street America in hopes of revitalizing and preserving the historic town. Main Street America is an organization that partners at the local, city, state and national level to help protect and revitalize older and historic districts of cities and towns across...

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Big Things Headed to Argenta

Big things are coming to downtown North Little Rock. The area will be introducing its Argenta Plaza, new apartments, and more. The Argenta Plaza will be one of the many new developments headed headed to downtown and will also be the biggest. The Plaza will be a snazzy urban gathering space with a...