Citations with the tag: FORT Smith (Ark.)
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// Golf World; 5/2/2003, Vol. 56 Issue 39, p38
Presents the results of the Rheem Classic golf tournament in Fort Smith, Arkansas in April 2003.
- One Writer, One Town.
// Oklahoma Today; Jan/Feb2006, Vol. 56 Issue 1, p48
The article presents a narration of a person about his career and marriage. He was born and brought up in Fort Smith, Arkansas as a normal boy. Later in life he became a pilot and was flying business planes from the airport of Fort Smith. He met a girl in Arkansas, who was also a pilot. She...
- NEO Corp. to construct gas system in Ark.
Killman, Curtis // Waste News; 09/01/97, Vol. 3 Issue 16, p4
Reports that in Fort Smith, Arkansas, Fort Smith chose NEO Corporation from a list of five bidders to construct a gas system at the state's second-largest landfill. Value of landfill; How many thermal units per day is expected to be generated by the system; How long is NEO's contract with the...
- Unit coal trains in 1940.
Ingles, J. David // Trains; Aug2005, Vol. 65 Issue 8, p86
Illustrates three railroad coal cars at Fort Smith, Arkansas featured in "Trains" magazine on July 11, 1940. Proposed rate per ton on coal moving from Fort Smith to Saint Louis, Missouri.
- Hillary Clinton To Oversee Drafting of Health-Care Proposal.
Miller, Julie A. // Education Week; 2/3/1993, Vol. 12 Issue 19, p24
The article presents a calendar of events that lists activities related to education in the U.S. A seminar entitled "Parents Sharing Books," sponsored by the Family Literacy Center and Phi Delta Kappa International will be held on February 8, 1993 in Anaheim, California. A conference on student...
Miller, Julie A. // Pollution Engineering; Aug2003, Vol. 35 Issue 7, p32
Features the Baldor Electric Co., a company that delivers information to customers through CD-ROM, web sites and numerous printed catalogs in the Fort Smith, Arkansas. Company operations; Marketing strategies; Financial issues.
- Twister fixer in Ft. Smith.
Miller, Julie A. // ENR: Engineering News-Record; 5/13/96, Vol. 236 Issue 19, p14
Focuses on the repairs to a wastewater treatment plant in Fort. Smith Arkansas that was damaged by a tornado. Financial estimates of damage; Evaluation of damage by Camp Dresser & McKee Incorporated; Details on repairs.
- What a little awareness does for phone bills.
Miller, Julie A. // Communications News; Dec93, Vol. 30 Issue 12, p59
Reports on telecommunications manager Ricky Hobbs' use of Complementary Solutions Telemate system, a call accounting system, to reduce Sparks Regional Medical Center's phone bills. Hobbs' cost-cutting measures.
- Home Is More Than Just Where You Work.
Moseley, Jack // Public Management (00333611); Jul2001, Vol. 83 Issue 6, p25
Features Bill Harding, city administrator in Fort Smith, Arkansas. Family background; Career in public administration; His accomplishments as city administrator in Fort Smith.
- Overall, Years of Growth.
Trigoboff, Dan // Broadcasting & Cable; 2/24/2003, Vol. 133 Issue 8, p19
Focuses on changes brought about in the north-west region of Fort Smith, Arkansas by the increasing number of commercial offices in the region. Highlights of the area covered by television network KFSM-TV in its news; Growth rate experienced by the area over the years; Information on...
- Fort Smith livestock auction report.
Trigoboff, Dan // High Plains Journal; 11/18/2013, Vol. 131 Issue 46, p32B
The article presents a report on the Fort Smith Livestock auction in Fort Smith, Arkansas on November 11, 2013.
- Pryor sees tough fight ahead to save A-10 mission.
Trigoboff, Dan // Hill; 2/13/2012, Vol. 19 Issue 18, p18
An excerpt from an article that appeared in "Arkansas News" discussing the expectation of Arkansas Senator Mark Pryor on a tough fight in keeping the A-10 mission for the Fort Smith, Arkansas-based air command unit 188th Fighter Wing is presented.
- Ark. High Court: Community Colleges Immune From Lawsuits.
Trigoboff, Dan // Community College Week; 2/18/2002, Vol. 14 Issue 14, p3
Reports that Arkansas' Supreme Court rejected Westark Community College former employee Jerry Short's claim that Westark failed to accommodate his carpal tunnel syndrome. Information on the court case; Work experience of Short in Westark college; Personal views of Short on the outcome of his case.
- The Bid For the Bachelor's.
Evelyn, Jamilah // Community College Week; 08/23/99, Vol. 12 Issue 1, p8
Focuses on the proposals of higher education officials to allow community colleges to offer bachelor's degrees in the United States. Reasons for lobbying for the move; Criticisms on the proposal; Case of Westwark College in Arkansas, the only two-year college with an authorized bachelor's...
- Arkansas College Poised to Become University.
Evelyn, Jamilah // Community College Week; 7/23/2001, Vol. 13 Issue 25, p8
Reports that Westark Community College in Fort Smith, Arkansas is set to become the University of Arkansas at Fort Smith (UAFS) and will be administered under the University of Arkansas system. Changes in the governance of the university; Concerns raised by the business community in Fort Smith...
- Young ARTIST.
Herrick, Laura // Arts & Activities; Jun2000, Vol. 127 Issue 5, p37
Relates the author's experience as a grade 12 artist in Northside High School in Fort Smith, Arkansas. Views on art; Role of mood in the author's art style.
- National Weather Service issues disaster survey summary.
Herrick, Laura // Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society; Jul96, Vol. 77 Issue 7, p1604
Reports on the National Weather Service's (NWS) release of a summary of the weather service performance of the disaster survey teams during the storm system that spawned a tornado in Fort Smith and Van Buren, Arkansas on April 21, 1996. Factors that influenced decisions made by NWS...
- Painted forts.
Herrick, Laura // Horse & Rider; Nov94, Vol. 33 Issue 11, p104
Announces the eligibility of American Paint Horse Association members for participating in the Old Fort Days barrel racing competition in Fort Smith, Arkansas on May 25-27, 1994. Previous exclusivity of the event to registered Quarter Horses.
- Sparks flies with PhyCor docs.
Jaklevic, Mary Chris // Modern Healthcare; 09/21/98, Vol. 28 Issue 38, p30
No abstract available.
- Automation comes to winding lines.
Budimir, Miles // Machine Design; 9/5/2002, Vol. 74 Issue 17, p88
Presents information on the installation of an electric winding system for the automation of the motor manufacturing facility of Fort Smith, Arkansas-based Baldor Electric Co. Features of the winding system; Benefits of the winding system; Details on the motors produced by Baldor.
- Gerber invests in plastic jars.
Pryweller, Joseph // Plastics News; 5/26/2003, Vol. 15 Issue 13, p3
No abstract available.
- Not Lions, Not Tigers, but Bears! Oh, My!
Pryweller, Joseph // hfm (Healthcare Financial Management); May2006, Vol. 60 Issue 5, p27
The article focuses on the bear skin collection of Loyd Welbern, director of business services for Saint Edward Mercy Medical Center in Fort Smith, Arkansas. Welbern has been hunting bears for the past nine years. He has already killed about 11 bears, either with a rifle or an arrow. Welbern...
- Towns seek options after WMI kills trash pact.
Gust, Steve // Waste News; 07/19/99, Vol. 5 Issue 10, p10
Reports on the efforts of the town of Fort Smith, Arkansas to search for options after failed garbage collection deal with Waste Management Inc. Construction of transfer stations that will transport garbage to another location; Development of the Morrilton landfill.
- Taps for the legendary Sandman Sims.
Boyd, Herb // New York Amsterdam News; 5/22/2003, Vol. 94 Issue 21, p35
This article presents a profile of tap dancer Sandman Sims. He was named Howard Sims at birth in Fort Smith, Arkansas, in 1917. It was Sandman's legs and his soft-shoe routine that earned him international acclaim. He was among such legendary tap dancers as Bunny Briggs, Buster Brown, Cholly...
- Two 'oldies but goodies' receive extensive HVAC renovations.
Boyd, Herb // Engineered Systems; Mar2004, Vol. 21 Issue 3, p21
Discusses the experience of the Fort Smith School System in Arkansas in HVAC renovations. Upgrading of boiler heating systems and window air conditioners; Improvement in school ventilation and energy efficiency.
- About the Author.
Boyd, Herb // California Missions (0-7565-0208-X); 2002, p25
The article presents information about the writer Ann Heinrichs who grew up in Fort Smith, Arkansas. She began playing the piano at age three and thought she would grow up to be a pianist. Instead, she became a writer. Now she has written more than fifty books for children and young adults. Ms....
- Riverside execs buy company.
Slaughter, Powell // Furniture/Today; 02/05/2001, Vol. 25 Issue 22, p1
Reports the acquisition of Riverside Furniture by company executives from GE Capital in Fort Smith, Arkansas. Career background of the executives; Sales performance of Riverside; Details on upholstery offerings of Riverside.
- Dorel closing Ark. plant, will import wood cribs.
Slaughter, Powell // Furniture/Today; 01/22/2001, Vol. 25 Issue 20, p19
Announces Dorel Industries' plan to close its Okla Homer Smith facility in Fort Smith, Arkansas as part of a shift from domestic manufacturing of wood cribs to importing by mid-summer 2001. Background information about the facility.
- Fort Smith, Arkansas.
Slaughter, Powell // Monkeyshines on America; Jul1997 Arkansas Issue, p10
The article discusses the geographical history of the town of Fort Smith in the American State of Arkansas. Fort Smith, Arkansas, captured from Texas in the 1860's by trooper Henry M. Rector, has grown to be one of the primary business centers and second-largest city of Arkansas.
- Umarex Opens New Facility in Arkansas.
Slaughter, Powell // SHOT Business; Dec2010, Vol. 18 Issue 7, p16
The article announces that Umarex USA has opened its new facility in Fort Smith, Arkansas. It states that the 30,000-square-foot building will dedicate 117,000 square feet for future assembly and manufacturing. It mentions that the company is estimated to employ 60 to 120 people over the next...
- CROWING ROOSTERS.
Slaughter, Powell // Moving Pictures; Spring2011, p8
The article presents the highlights of True Gritapalooza celebration which was held at the Fort Smith, Arkansas National Historic Site in December 21, 2010. The event commemorates the city's connection to the 1968 movie "True Grit" based on a novel by Charles Portis and which gave way to three...
- ALPS at Work.
Hartsell, Lynaire // Arkansas Libraries; Summer2011, Vol. 68 Issue 2, p27
The article discusses the highlights of the seminar for Arkansas Library Paraprofessionals held at the Holiday Inn in City Center in Fort Smith, Arkansas. The keynote speaker was Marvin Williams from the University of Central Arkansas Advising Center. He talked about treating patrons or...
- Fischer continues roll in Arizona.
Herrington, Ryan; Rosaforte, Tim; Antonini, John // Golf World; 7/26/2002, Vol. 56 Issue 6, p66
Reports on the performance of golf player Todd Fischer during the 2002 Fort Smith Classic in Arkansas. Score of Fischer during the golf tournament; Career background; Information on his competitors during the golf tournament.
- Fort Smith man says he'll seek seat held by Boozman.
Herrington, Ryan; Rosaforte, Tim; Antonini, John // Gay & Lesbian Times; 10/23/2003, Issue 826, p30
Reports on the Congressional candidacy of a print-shop worker from Fort Smith, Arkansas. Reasons why decided to run; Views about abortion and gay rights; Profile on the worker.
- Gallery Happenings.
Herrington, Ryan; Rosaforte, Tim; Antonini, John // American Artist; Nov1980, Vol. 44 Issue 460, p40
A calendar of art events and exhibits in 1980 is presented, including the "Show Celebrating Our Seventh Year," at the Moulton Galleries in Fort Smith, Arkansas, "Of Ships & The Sea '80" at the Greenwich Workshop Gallery in Greenwich, Connecticut from November 17 to December 13, and "Eleven...
- Mitsubishi puts Fort Smith turbine plant on hold.
Herrington, Ryan; Rosaforte, Tim; Antonini, John // Delta Automotive Report; May2012, Vol. 18 Issue 12, p17
The article reports that according to a public notice by Mitsubishi Power Systems America Inc., the company has not decided when it will open the wind turbine plant in Fort Smith, Arkansas, but is hopeful the factory will eventually open and employ the 400 workers that the company has planned.
- Fortis closing plant in Ark.
Antosiewicz, Frank // Plastics News; 10/24/2011, Vol. 23 Issue 31, p0001
The article informs that Fortis Plastics LLC is planning to shut down its Fort Smith, Arkansas, facility. According to the city administrator Ray Gosack, the firm has filed a Worker Adjustment and Retraining Notification letter with the city and will dismiss 93 employees during November 4-18,...
- Rheem Donates to Charities.
Antosiewicz, Frank // Air Conditioning Heating & Refrigeration News; 8/21/2006, Vol. 228 Issue 17, p14
The article highlights the Rheem Classic, a golf tournament hosted by Rheem Manufacturing Co. in Fort Smith, Arkansas. A number of visitors and golf fans have attended the event. Every attendee was greeted with a souvenir program and opportunity to win prizes ranging from a new car to Apple...
- Cherokee Nation history and humanities course now offered.
HUBBARD, JULIE // Native American Times; 3/29/2013, Vol. 19 Issue 12, p4
A description of the course "Cherokee Nation Humanities and History Course" being offered at the University of Arkansas Fort Smith in Fort Smith, Arkansas is provided.
- The road to recovery.
HUBBARD, JULIE // Golf World; 08/27/99, Vol. 53 Issue 10, p27
Reports on the victory of Gary Webb in the Nike Fort Smith Classic golf tournament in Fort Smith, Arkansas held August 19-22, 1999. Highlights of the tournament; Performance of the golfers; Amount of the winnings of Webb in the tournament.
- Ft, Smith livestock auction report.
HUBBARD, JULIE // High Plains Journal; 10/8/2012, Vol. 130 Issue 41, p23-B
The article presents information on sale of livestock during an auction organized by the company Ft. Smith livestock in Fort Smith in Arkansas on October 1, 2012 discussing about prices, demand and supply of slaughter cows, feeder heifer calves and feeder bulls.
Singleton, Malik // Black Enterprise; Dec2004, Vol. 35 Issue 5, p38
Reports on the opening of the inbound and outbound call center of ChaseCom L.P. in Fort Smith, Arkansas. Number of jobs created by the operation; Wages allotted for employees; Services provided by the company.
- Casting for Souls.
Black, Kent // Smithsonian; Jul2002, Vol. 33 Issue 4, p104
Focuses on Sister Carol Anne Corley, a nun at the St. Edward Mercy Medical Center in Fort Smith, Arkansas. Biographical information; Efforts to help children straighten up.
- Fortis to close site, cut jobs.
Antosiewicz, Frank // Plastics News; 1/19/2009, Vol. 20 Issue 46, p3
The article reports that Fortis Plastics LLC recently informed employees and the state of Indiana that it plans to transfer work from its Elkhart, Indiana, facility, and the company has cut staff at Fort Smith, Arkansas. The layoff notice, filed with the state, said Elkhart operations will be...
- Going Short Via the Web.
Schulz, John D. // Traffic World; 4/17/2000, Vol. 262 Issue 3, p31
Reports on plan of Fort Smith, Arkansas-based trucking firm ABF Freight System to increase its share of the less than truckload (LTL) market. Company background; Results of the LTL-focused market research conducted by the company; Plan of the company to focus on the business-to-business sector...
- Trula Churchill and WORM.
Mankin, Julie // Spin to Win Rodeo; Nov2011, Vol. 15 Issue 9, p62
The article focuses on the colt named A Streak of Rita bred by Trula Churchill which she called "Worm" because he looked a little shrivelled-up worm when he was about 30 minutes old. At the age of 2, Worm was prepared for the Old Fort Days Futurity in Fort Smith, Arkansas and at age 5 became the...
- BEST FOUNATAIN PRESENTION.
Mart, Jam; Hanson, Angela // Convenience Store News; Oct2012, Vol. 48 Issue 13, p156
The article presents information on Jam Mart convenience store in Fort Smith, Arkansas, that won award for Best Fountain Presentation during the 2012 Convenience Store News Store Design contest.
- Noise compatibility plan is submitted for Fort Smith.
Gilbert, Gordon A. // Business & Commercial Aviation; May97, Vol. 80 Issue 5, p18
Reports that the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration is scheduled to approve or disapprove a proposed noise compatibility plan for Arkansas' Fort Smith airport. Contact information.
- Embracing the Past & Present.
Murphey, Samantha Strong // CSP; Jun2012, Vol. 23 Issue 8, p33
The article focuses on the new store of convenience (c)-store chain Garrison Pointe located in Fort Smith, Arkansas. The store has been developed by nursing-home developer Rick Griffin after recognizing the need for a c-store in the area. Owner Doug Pinkerton states that the new store has not...
- Clark holds the Fort.
Murphey, Samantha Strong // Golf World; 08/25/2000, Vol. 54 Issue 9, p28
Reports on the victory of golfer Tim Clark at the Fort Smith Classic golf tournament on August 17-20, 2000 in Fort Smith, Arkansas.