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From golf to banking: Neil Day of Simmons Bank

I sat down recently for a conversation with Neil Day, a business development officer for Simmons Bank, in his west Little Rock office. It was our first meeting and to break the ice I told him that my daughter was about to begin hiking the Appalachian Trail, which led Neil to say he was from Wilkesboro, North Carolina.

May 29 - June 4, 2023

 Arkansas looks for opportunity in recycling nuclear waste

As other states fight to keep nuclear waste away, Arkansas is taking the opposite approach.

Wingate Foundation supports teacher education with $3.5 million grant

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock has received a $3.5 million grant from the Windgate Foundation to endow the directorship of its School of Education.

Endless summer: top convertibles picks for ’23

The arrival of warmer weather across the U.S. will soon have a number of shoppers considering a wind-in-the-hair convertible.

Mother and daughter pair graduate from UA Little Rock

Tammy Carpenter and her daughter, Trinity Van Dusen-Allen, have twice the reason to celebrate as they are both graduating with social work degrees from UA Little Rock.