Owens Corning to build new plant and add jobs

Owens-Corning has announced plans to construct a new 550,000-square-foot manufacturing plant in Fort Smith. The new facility will replace the existing plant that the company built in 1984. The project is expected to add five jobs. Read more on Talk Business &...

FSRA unveils new logo

The Fort Smith Regional Alliance is proud to unveil its new logo! The new blue and green chain-link image reflects the collaborative efforts of the organization’s participating counties and their joint commitment to supporting one another in economic development for...

Greenwood to power city buildings with solar energy

The City of Greenwood has partnered with Little Rock-based Scenic Hill Solar to build two solar power plants to provide renewable energy to the city. The project is projected to save the city $48,000 annually. Read about the new energy partnership on Talk Business...

Hytrol to open Fort Smith facility and create 250 jobs

Arkansas Governor Asa Hutchinson was in Fort Smith on Monday for the announcement that Arkansas-based manufacturer Hytrol will expand its operations by opening a new facility in the River Valley. The company will invest more than $20 million into the project which is...