Mercari Texas Bowl Becomes 16th Bowl Game Cancelled This Year
Gov. Hutchinson Extends 60-Day Emergency Order
After the state reported a record high number of hospitalizations, Governor Asa Hutchinson announced the extension of a statewide emergency order for 60 days.
2020 Sales Tax Revenue Up Almost 5% in NWA
Despite disruptions from the COVID-19 pandemic, consumers in Benton and Washington counties helped push sales tax revenue up 4.86% in 2020 for the combined four largest cities. -Talk Business & Politics
Texas Bowl Cancelled as TCU Players Test Positive for COVID-19
The Mercari Texas Bowl between Arkansas and TCU has been cancelled due to COVID-19 complications surrounding the TCU football program. The Hogs were set to depart on their trip to Houston yesterday when news arrived that the game would be cancelled. The game was scheduled to air Thursday night at 7 p.m. on ESPN.
Springdale City Hall Moved Temporarily for Construction
In 2018, voters in Springdale approved a $200 million bond with $41 million of that going toward new offices for the city. Current construction is underway on the new City Hall and a number of Springdale city departments will be moving to temporary locations. -KNWA/Fox24
Lady Hogs Move to Top-10 Ranking
For the first time in 18 years, Arkansas women's basketball is ranked among the top 10 in the country. -Northwest Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
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