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Posted on: December 12, 2019

West Memphis considering new public transportation options

West Memphis considering new public transportation options

By: Siobhan RileyUpdate: December 9, 2019 - 6:36 PM 

WEST MEMPHIS, Ark. — A new public transportation system could be coming back to West Memphis. Janette Pratt is like thousands of people in West Memphis who relied on public transportati...

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Posted on: May 22, 2019

West Memphis School District gets over $20 million for new schools

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The Arkansas Department of Education recently approved $22.5 million for the funding of two new schools in West Memphis.

Mayor McClendon was happy to hear that the state will be funding the project.

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Posted on: August 20, 2019

West Memphis breaks ground on new library

West Memphis Public Library Ground Breaking

By WMCActionNews5.com Staff and Brandon Richard | August 19, 2019 at 5:44 AM CDT - Updated August 20 at 9:04 AM

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (WMC) - West Memphis leaders broke ground a new multi-million dollar public library Monday morning.

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Posted on: December 12, 2019

Carvana to open inspection, distribution center in West Memphis.

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The Arkansas Economic Development Commission announced today Carvana, a leading e-commerce platform for buying and selling used cars, will locate an inspection and distribution center in West Memphis, Ark. The company plans to invest approximately $40 mil...

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Posted on: May 22, 2019

Coca-Cola plans a $33M West Memphis expansion

New West Memphis Coca Cola Bottling Facility

Coca-Cola Bottling Company Consolidated, the maker, bottler and distributor of Coca-Cola products to 14 states in the Mid-South, will expand its West Memphis production facility and transfer up to 60 jobs there, nearly doubling its workforce.

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Posted on: December 12, 2019

Largest investment in the tourism industry in the history of Arkansas coming to West Memphis

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Southland Park Gaming & Racing recently announced a $250 million investment to expand their casino gaming and dog racing operation in West Memphis. The plans include a casino and 20-story hotel, which will make it the tallest structure in Crittenden C...

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Posted on: November 22, 2016

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Posted on: November 22, 2016

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Posted on: November 22, 2016

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Posted on: November 22, 2016

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Posted on: November 22, 2016

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Posted on: November 22, 2016

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Posted on: November 22, 2016

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Posted on: November 22, 2016

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Posted on: November 22, 2016

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Posted on: November 1, 2018

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Posted on: November 1, 2018

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Posted on: November 1, 2018

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Posted on: October 7, 2019

Carvana Inspection Center Project Announcement

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The Arizona-based online auto sales platform, noted for its “car vending machines,”  will invest $40 million in the West Memphis facility and plans to eventually employ more than 400 people, officials said.

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