Oklahoma Sales Tax Holiday to run August 4-6

The Oklahoma Sales Tax Holiday will run August 4-6. During the tax holiday, individuals can shop without paying taxes on clothes and shoes under $100 on a single item. Visit www.Oklahoma.gov for additional details.

Arkansas Sales Tax Holiday happening August 5 – 6

The Arkansas Sales Tax Holiday is set for August 5 -6. According to the Arkansas House of Representative website: Act 757 of 2011 provides for a sales tax holiday in Arkansas during the first weekend of August each year. A sales tax holiday is a temporary period when...

Peacemaker Festival set for July 28-29

The Peacemaker Festival is returning to Fort Smith for its ninth year. It will take place on the Arkansas Riverfront July 28 and July 29. Be sure to check out the incredible line-up of performances!

U.S. Marshals Museum officially opens

The U.S. Marshals Museum is officially open! Leaders from throughout the region and state, including Arkansas Governor Sarah Sanderson, were in attendance for the ribbon cutting and grand opening on July 1. Learn more about this incredible museum and make plans to...

AEDC Blog named to Top 10

Congratulations to the Arkansas Economic Development Commission (AEDC)! Its blog was named one of the top ten economic development blogs for the second consecutive year by online content aggregator FeedSpot. It named the AEDC blog as the no. 9 economic development...