Wednesday, September 23, 2020

BENTONVILLE, Ark., Sept. 23, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Bike to Work Week is Sept. 21-27, a good time to remind Arkansas motorists and bicycle riders about new legislation that impacts their daily commutes as well as a year-long initiative by the Arkansas Good Roads Foundation called Good Roads are Safe Roads that aims to educate about the new law.

LITTLE ROCK, Ark., Sept. 23, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Delta Dental of Arkansas, the largest provider of dental benefits in the state, has again been named one of the Best Places to Work in Arkansas. The eighth annual program, created by Arkansas Business and Best Companies Group, was designed to identify and honor the best employers in Arkansas, benefiting the state's economy, workforce and businesses. Delta Dental of Arkansas has been among the honorees each of the program's eight years.

Tuesday, September 22, 2020

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark., Sept. 22, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- CRITICALSTART, a leading cybersecurity provider of Managed Detection and Response (MDR) services, announced Tuesday it is now providing enhanced security services to all of Arkansas' public colleges and universities by partnering with the Arkansas Research and Educational Optical Network (ARE-ON). ARE-ON is a member of the Quilt, a non-profit national coalition comprised of 38 of the country's most advanced regional research and education institutions.

Monday, September 21, 2020

Editor's note: the following are excerpts from the 2020 Arkansas Ballot Issue Voter Guide produced by the Public Policy Center at the University of Arkansas System Division of Agriculture. www.uaex.edu/ballot

OSCEOLA, Ark., Sept. 21, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Big River Steel LLC ("Big River Steel" or the "Company") announced today that on September 18 it closed on and funded $900 million of senior secured notes due 2029 (the "Notes"). The Notes were priced at par with a coupon of 6.625%. The closing of the Notes follows the Company's closing on September 10 of its previously announced $265 million of tax-exempt industrial development revenue bonds issued through the Arkansas Development Finance Authority due 2049 (the "Bonds"). The proceeds from these transactions are being used for refinancing, expansion and paying transaction costs.

BENTONVILLE, Ark., Sept. 21, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Bike to Work Week is Sept. 21-27, a good time to remind Arkansas motorists and bicycle riders about new legislation that impacts their daily commutes as well as a year-long initiative by the Arkansas Good Roads Foundation called Good Roads are Safe Roads that aims to educate about the new law.

Friday, September 18, 2020

PINE BLUFF, Ark., Sept. 18, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Sisters and best friends Mary-Keaton (16) and Stella (14) Render, an emerging pop-country duo from Arkansas suitably named Render Sisters, are set to release their harmonious second single "Count On Me Count On You" on Friday, September 18. The new song celebrates their special bond of sisterhood, and the connection they have with each other.

Thursday, September 17, 2020