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Lance Turner

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Lance Turner has been with Arkansas Business since 1999 and has been Interactive Editor since 2000. Turner oversees content for ABPG sites, including ArkansasBusiness.com, where he edits the Daily Report enewsletter.

He appears regularly on CBS affiliate KTHV-TV, Channel 11, providing business news reports on "Today's THV This Morning." He is also a panelist on AETN's weekly public affairs program, "Arkansas Week."

He's on Twitter, Facebook and Google+.

Last 10 Articles & Blog Posts

Home BancShares 1Q Profit Up 56 Percent

Home BancShares Inc. of Conway on Thursday reported first-quarter profit of $73.1 million, up 56 percent from the same quarter last year, a new record. read more >

Cogswell Motors Owner, Wife Found Dead

The owner of Cogswell Motors Inc. of Russellville and his wife have been found dead in their home. read more >

Walmart, Other Retailers Step Up Personalization on Their Websites

Shoppers will see more personalization based on where they are and what they've bought before on the Walmart website, as the retailer and several other stores try to build stronger connections with shoppers used to the customization of Amazon. read more >

Bank of the Ozarks' 1Q Net Income Up 27 Percent

Bank of the Ozarks on Thursday announced first-quarter net income of $113.1 million, up 27 percent from the same quarter last year. read more >

FinTech Firm BankLabs to Add 19 Jobs in Little Rock

BankLabs of Little Rock says will create up to 19 full-time jobs in the capital city by the year 2020. read more >

Arvest, Bear State Get Approval for $391M Deal

Arvest Bank of Fayetteville is closer to completing its $391 million all-cash acquisition of Bear State Bank of Little Rock, the two companies announced Monday. read more >

Acxiom to Expand Share Repurchase Program

Data services provider Acxiom Corp. of Conway says it will expand its share repurchase program by $100 million to $500 million and extend it through Dec. 31, 2019. read more >

Walmart to Move Formal Business Out of Walton Arena Party

Walmart Inc. of Bentonville said Wednesday that it will change the format of its annual shareholders meeting, which takes place June 1 at Bud Walton Arena at the University of Arkansas in Fayetteville. read more >

Raycom Media Names Hatton Weeks GM at KAIT

Raycom Media of Montgomery, Alabama, names Hatton Weeks vice president and general manager of KAIT-TV, Channel 8, in Jonesboro. read more >

ArcBest Execs See Pay Rise in 2017

ArcBest Corp. CEO Judy McReynolds made $2.1 million in 2017, up from the $1.61 million she made in in 2016, the company reported in its annual proxy statement filed with the U.S. Securities & Exchange Commission. read more >