Northeast Arkansas Regional Intermodal Authority Launches Economic Development Planning Effort

POCAHONTAS, AR.  (June 8, 2018) – The Northeast Arkansas Regional Intermodal Authority will launch a comprehensive economic development strategic planning project designed to refine the top targeted business/industry targets for the region but as well as uncover emerging or niche business sectors.  Additionally, this planning process will focus on establish strategic priorities to further enhance job growth, quality of life …

Peco Job Fair

Peco will be holding a job fair this Tuesday, September 13, 2016, from 10am to 8pm at BRTC in Pocahontas, AR. Openings for: Debone for days and evenings. Evisceration for evenings. Maintenance on evenings and 3rd shift. And many more opportunities!

Peco Announces New $165 Million Project in Northeast Arkansas

Tuscaloosa, AL…Today Peco Foods announced plans to build a fully integrated poultry complex in Randolph and Clay Counties in northeastern Arkansas. The new facilities will include a hatchery, feed mill and processing plant. Through both locations, the company plans to invest an estimated, $165 million and create 1,000 new jobs. This morning in Little Rock, Mark Hickman, president and CEO …