December 2014

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Business Journal editorial: Bond rededication next step in Conway's success

WARNING: If you don’t like the growth the city has experienced and the overall direction it has taken for the last 15 years, then you won’t like the next five minutes either. Maybe it’s because football season is officially here, but we’re in pre-game pep talk mode.

Bigger isn’t always better. But today’s Conway is bigger and better than any time in history: more people, more jobs, more amenities and higher standards of private development and public investment. What’s amazing is the most exciting days are still in front of us.

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Faulkner County Business Journal

Faulkner County Business Journal click here to view or go to http://www.faulknercountybusinessjournal.com/.

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Conway Regional achieves governor's top award for quality

Gov. Mike Beebe presented the Governor’s Award for Performance Excellence to Conway Regional Health System during the 20th annual Awards Celebration for the Governor’s Quality Award on Monday, Sept. 15. The governor made a personal presentation of the award to the Conway Regional staff on Sept. 18.

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Expo features more than 100 local businesses

The Conway Area Chamber of Commerce’s Business Expo and Taste of Conway, presented by Southwestern Energy, took place on Thursday, Oct. 9, at the Conway Expo Center and Fairgrounds. The event included a breakfast, a business-to-business trade show and concluded with Taste of Conway.

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Toad Suck Daze receives top awards at international convention

Toad Suck Daze received top honors for its children’s programming, LaunchPad event, and food and beverage program during the 59th Annual International Festivals & Events Association’s (IFEA) 2014 Haas & Wilkerson Pinnacle Awards Ceremony.

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Magie-Mabrey Eye Clinic, PA: Serving the Conway area for more than 40 years

Magie-Mabrey Eye Clinic, PA is the largest, most comprehensive eye care clinic in not only in Conway and Faulkner County but in the state of Arkansas. The team of doctors and staff at Magie-Mabrey provide a superior health care experience to patients in a comfortable environment.

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Central Baptist College to host Business After Hours

Central Baptist College will be the host for the Conway Area Chamber of Commerce’s October Business After Hours. The networking event will take place Tuesday, Oct. 21, from 5-6:30 p.m. and will be held in the Story Library on the CBC campus.

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Chamber 'revisits' Conway2025 plan

Four years after unveiling the Conway2025 strategic plan at their 2010 Business Expo breakfast, leadership from the Conway Area Chamber presented a four-year progress report on the effort at the 2014 breakfast.

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FCBJ editorial: The politics of job creation

Every two years political candidates treat voters to a chorus of promises to create jobs. The methods by which they propose to do this are as diverse as the candidates themselves. It seems that whatever your policy proposal, the best way to get people to support it is to claim it will create jobs.