Northwest Arkansas

Friday, April 11, 2014

Friday, April 11, 2014 - 17:13:00 No 'Ozark Cuisine'? Blame meth and racism

The website has an article on their "Munchies" blog right now which posits that the reason there's no nationally-recognized "Ozark Cuisine" on par with other beloved regional cuisines is due to the three headed beast that has plagued the image and reality of the Ozarks since Hector was a pup: racism, poverty and xenophobia. Writer Josh Bell singles out white-supremacist organizations in Harrison, Ark. to make his point.

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Wednesday, February 13, 2013

Wednesday, February 13, 2013 - 06:22:47

Walton money samples Northwest Arkansas opinion; finds people happy

The Walton billions are now being used by the Walton Family Foundation to gauge the mood in Northwest Arkansas.

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Tuesday, June 22, 2010

Tuesday, June 22, 2010 - 12:43:31

Brandon Barber booked on Nevada charge

Brandon Barber, the once high-flying Northwest Arkansas developer whose business imploded in a $47 million bankrtupcy, was booked into the Washington County Jail last night on a hold from Clark County, Nevada, Arkansas Business reports.

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