Author archives: Amanda Nettles

Intriguing Women: Phyllis Rogers

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Phyllis Rogers Delta Dental hyllis Rogers earned a Bachelor of Science in accounting from the University of Arkansas at Little Rock. Rogers has more than 30 years of experience in the financial services industry. She started working at Delta Dental in 2000. Her first position was vice president of finance. She was promoted in 2004 to senior vice preside[...]

Intriguing Women: Sharon Bale

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Sharon Bale Children's Hospital haron Bale, an Arkansas native, grew up in North Little Rock and attended Ouachita Baptist University, where she received a political science degree. Bale has a heart to help others. She is involved in various organizations that have continued to impact her life: Arkansas Children’s Hospital, CARTI, Muscular Dystrop[...]

Intriguing Women: Mindy West

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Mindy West Murphy Oil - CFO indy West received a bachelor’s degree in accounting from Southern Arkansas University at Magnolia. She also received a bachelor’s degree in finance from the University of Arkansas at Fayetteville. West is a pro at finance and accounting. She is a certified public accountant and a certified treasury professional. She wo[...]

Intriguing Women: Sharon Heflin

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Sharon Heflin Philanthropist haron Heflin, a philanthropist and mother, is extremely involved throughout the community. She has always been passionate about philanthropic work. She attended Ouachita Baptist University, where she roomed with another passionate philanthropist, Sharon Bale. Heflin is presently serving as an Arkansas Hospice board [...]

Intriguing Women: Jill Joslin

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Jill Joslin CJRW - President ill Joslin displays true leadership through her current position as the president of CJRW. She has always lived in Arkansas. She has worked in Arkansas' advertising industry for 30 years. Her job duties include overseeing agency and client management. This includes supervising different research and demographics. Joslin [...]

Signature Dishes

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Photography by Jamison Mosley Arkansas is home to some of the tastiest restaurants in the South. Many of these gourmet and unique dishes remain on menus for years and are true classics. Others are brand new, from restaurants that have just opened. All are irresistible. These foods exhibit exquisite flavors and pairings: they consist of tender meats, fresh[...]

Top 10 Events in October

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1 KING BISCUIT BLUES FESTIVAL HELENA October 4 - 7 The King Biscuit Blues Festival is one of the largest music festivals in the nation. The festival is held for three days in the historic downtown area in Helena. Some of the top headliners include Mississippi BigFoot, Rodney Block, Grace Kuch, Libby Rae Watson and many more. Food, drinks and activities w[...]

Bark Bar Set to Open in August

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Attention all dog, food and cocktail lovers, downtown Little Rock is getting ready to unleash its newest addition: Bark Bar. Dog owners can enjoy Arkansas’ first off-leash indoor and outdoor dog park and restaurant. Bark Bar owner and operator Cara Fowler said the park is so unique because it does not operate like any other dog park. “We give people a [...]