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Walmart: Hiring 20,000 for Holidays

by Arkansas Democrat-Gazette on

The Bentonville-based retailer said in a news release Tuesday that it made the decision after noting the increase in online shopping over the past six months. Walmart said it expects the trend to continue as people shop for holiday gifts.... Read full article

Walmart to test drones in Northwest Arkansas

by Serenah McKay on

The retailer said Monday it will work with drone delivery firm Zipline to deliver select health and wellness products from a Walmart store near its Bentonville headquarters.... Read full article

Walmart AMP completes $17M expansion

by Alex Golden on

The Walmart Arkansas Music Pavilion has completed its $17.2 million expansion. The concert venue hosted a ceremony and tour Thursday morning for press, sponsors and community leaders.... Read full article

$194.7M Walton gift to aid UA in creation of research institute


A $194.7 million gift from the Walton Family Charitable Support Foundation will establish a new research institute at the University of Arkansas, Fayetteville to bring together faculty members from across disciplines. ... Read full article

Benefits With Friends: Boat Bash, gala benefit Sheep Dogs

by Carin Schoppmeyer on

Power on the Bricks and the Big Boat Bash, hosted by Beaver Lake Performance and Powerboat Association, will be July 17 and 18 in downtown Rogers and on Beaver Lake.... Read full article

Artist Kat Wilson inspires covid-19 photographs

by Lara Jo Hightower on

he subject or subjects — as, often, a couple or family is pictured — are photographed in moody, dramatic lighting in their home, office or studio, surrounded by their favorite things, or the tools of their trade, or parts of their hobbies.... Read full article

Head And Heart: Artist chronicles fight for mental health


Artist Blakeley Knox titles her paintings based on her moods. Knox has put her talents to work in her fight for mental health -- and has decided to talk about it. ... Read full article

Community celebrates Best of Northwest Arkansas - PHOTO GALLERY


Community members and winners of the 2019 Best of Northwest Arkansas gathered Thursday, February 20th to celebrate.... Read full article

A taste of the grape, close to home


Nestled in a peaceful valley in Northwest Arkansas, minutes from Fayetteville, Sassafras Springs Vineyard and Winery is celebrated for its delicious, award-winning wines, storybook weddings, and premier corporate and nonprofit events.... Read full article

Stronger communities, one home at a time


At Gateway, we weave the knowledge and expertise of our local mortgage professionals together with state-of-the-art technology and the powerful resources of a national company to make your home buying experience easy, reliable, and fast.... Read full article