Magnolia Regional Medical Center laid off an unspecified number of “non-critical” staff on Friday, Chief Executive Office Rex Jones told the board during a special called meeting on Friday.
Two Magnolia retailers were cited for violations in February by the Alcoholic Beverage Control Board, according to March 9 postings on the ABC website.
Tyson Foods, Inc., has announced it will pay approximately $60 million in “thank you” bonuses to 116,000 frontline workers and Tyson truckers in the United States.
Murphy Oil Company has slashed its dividend, cut officer salaries and made another reduction in is 2020 capital spending plans.
Many Columbia County residents who work in the service sector have been hard hit by the economic downturn caused by COVID-19 related business closures.
Columbia County's unemployment rate (not seasonally adjusted) rose to 5.0 percent in January 2020, up from 4.1 percent in December 2019, according to a preliminary county by county report released March 20 by the Arkansas Division of Workforce Services.
Raytheon Missile Systems has been awarded two recent contracts for Tomahawk missiles, with some of the work being handled by the company’s Camden facility.
Raytheon Company's Missile Systems business has reached a $1 billion, five-year strategic agreement to purchase propulsion systems from Aerojet Rocketdyne for Standard Missile products.
Southern Medical Group of Magnolia has announced changes in its patient scheduling to ensure the safety of patients during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Tyson Foods, Inc., has hired an outside service provider to accelerate the transformation of the company’s digital technology capabilities and reduce costs.
SPOKANE, WA -- PotlatchDeltic Corporation has announced that it agreed to purchase a group annuity contract from New York Life Insurance Company, transferring to New York Life approximately $100 million of pension obligations.
Commercial Metals Company, which operates a steel mill south of Magnolia, has announced financial results for its fiscal second quarter ended February 29.
Arkansas small business owners affected by the public health emergency may listen to a webinar on Tuesday morning set by the federal Small Business Administration.
Dollar General stores have announced that it plans to nearly double its normal hiring rate due to demands resulting from the COVID-19 emergency.
Arkansas small businesses statewide are eligible to apply for U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) Economic Injury Disaster Loans (EIDL) due to the COVID-19 public health emergency.
Walmart stores across the nation have furthered shortened their hours of operation to the public, placed limits on purchases, and shifted personnel to deal with the COVID-19 public health emergency.
Dollar General Corporation has announced plans to dedicate the first hour of each shopping day to senior shoppers, as well as amend store operating hours.
Governor Asa Hutchinson has directed the Arkansas Department of Commerce to expedite unemployment benefits to assist Arkansans whose employment status may be impacted by the COVID-19 outbreak.
Farmers Bank & Trust is modifying the hours and services available at all locations until further notice.
Murphy Oil Corporation of El Dorado has cut it capital spending plans for 2020 given current market conditions and recent commodity price volatility.
Arkansas’ seasonally adjusted unemployment rate remained stable at 3.5 percent between December 2019 and January 2020, according to a report released March 16 by the Arkansas Division of Workforce Services.
Casual visits to Arkansas long-term care similar facilities have been stopped under orders from the Arkansas Department of Health.
Walmart, the nation’s largest retailer, said Saturday that all of its 24-hour stores will cut back operating hours effective Sunday.
Two Magnolia retailers made application for permits to the Alcoholic Beverage Control Board in February. The agency is a division of the Arkansas Department of Finance and Administration.
A seminar entitled “Let's Talk Soft Skills” will be presented from 8-10 a.m. Wednesday, March 18 at the Magnolia-Columbia County Chamber of Commerce, 211 W. Main St.
Egg production in Arkansas totaled 316 million eggs during January 2020, up 1 percent from the previous month and up 6 percent from January 2019.
Delek US Holdings, Inc., which operates a refinery in El Dorado and an oil pipeline network in Columbia and Union counties, has announced financial results for its fourth quarter ended December 31, 2019.