Michael Tilley, with our partner Talk Business and Politics, discusses Walmat job cuts, trucking industry health and the search for a new director at the Fort Smith Advertising and Promotion Commission.
John Brummett, political writer for the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette, speaks with Roby Brock, from our partner Talk Business and Politics, about the safety of reopening schools for in-person instruction this fall. They also discuss President Trump's commutation of Roger Stone's prison sentence.
Michael Tilley, with our partner Talk Business and Politics, tells us more about a military program that aims to develop a fighter training center for foreign pilots. Ebbing Air National Guard Base in Fort Smith is one of five U.S. Air Force finalists sites for the initiative. Tilley also discusses a possible future for Fianna Hills Country Club.
A 22-month long leadership program through the University of Arkansas Division of Agriculture continues through a pandemic. LeadAR offers participants a chance to have a global view of issues facing Arkansas and its communities. A discussion of the latest version of the program is part of this week's Northwest Arkansas Business Journal Report.