4 inductees named for Ark. Business Hall of Fame - KATV - Breaking News, Weather and Razorback Sports

4 inductees named for Ark. Business Hall of Fame

Posted: Updated:

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (AP) - The Arkansas Business Hall of Fame has announced its new inductees for 2014.

The University of Arkansas announced Monday that the four new members will be honored in a ceremony Feb. 7 in Little Rock. The new inductees are: James Faulkner of Little Rock, Mack McLarty of Little Rock and Mark Simmons of Siloam Springs. Stanley Reed of Marianna will be inducted posthumously.

Faulkner established a public relations firm in 1957 that grew to be a leader in the mid-South region. McLarty has served as adviser to presidents Bill Clinton, George H.W. Bush and Jimmy Carter, while Simmons is the chairman of Simmons Foods Inc. & Affiliates.

Reed was a member of the Arkansas Farm Bureau board of directors from 1987 to 2008. He died in 2011.

Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

  • Most Popular StoriesMost Popular StoriesMore>>

  • Lake Nimrod Beaches Closed

    Lake Nimrod Beaches Closed

    Thursday, July 24 2014 7:46 PM EDT2014-07-24 23:46:28 GMT

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has closed all the beaches on Lake Nimrod while a possible algae outbreak is investigated.  One Pulaski county family thinks the problem could be something else.

    More >>

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has closed all the beaches on Lake Nimrod while a possible algae outbreak is investigated.  One Pulaski county family thinks the problem could be something else.

    More >>
  • 20-year-old Stuttgart shooting victim dies

    20-year-old Stuttgart shooting victim dies

    Thursday, July 24 2014 12:17 PM EDT2014-07-24 16:17:09 GMT
    Community members held a prayer vigil for Daniel Ruffin after he was shot in the chest while walking his dog on Tuesday night. Ruffin died Wednesday night after succumbing to his injuries. More >>
    Community members held a prayer vigil for Daniel Ruffin after he was shot in the chest while walking his dog on Tuesday night. Ruffin died Wednesday night after succumbing to his injuries.
    More >>
  • Man calls Arkansas police to turn himself in

    Man calls Arkansas police to turn himself in

    Thursday, July 24 2014 1:54 PM EDT2014-07-24 17:54:39 GMT
    Police say a man called officers to turn himself in after a woman's body was found in a western Arkansas home.More >>
    Police say a man called officers to turn himself in after a woman's body was found in a western Arkansas home.More >>