Chad Overman, of Pocahontas, Arkansas, is very hands-on when it comes to building his Rogersville general store.
Leasing a new hangar at the Springfield airport will accommodate American Airlines as it flies planes from its Embraer 175 fleet.
A new warehouse is nearly complete at the corner of East Turner Street and North Barnes Avenue in northwest Springfield.
The Preston is a 100-unit, four-story senior living facility being erected on Weller Avenue north of Independence Street.
Nixa Public Schools’ Century Elementary School is adding 10 classrooms and a multipurpose room in a project that is expected to wrap in a few weeks.
Springfield’s first Costco Wholesale store is in progress near the intersection of U.S. Highway 65 and Chestnut Expressway.
A Hy-Vee grocery store on East Sunshine Street will join one existing location in Springfield on West Battlefield Road.
Missouri State University is collaborating with Springfield Public Schools to expand elementary agricultural educational programs with a new facility on the MSU Darr Agricultural Center campus.
The clinic represents the third CoxHealth urgent care in Springfield.
Drury University’s newest academic building will be home to the Breech School of Business Administration, the department of political science and international affairs, and other programs.
The site of a previous Solo-Mart at the corner of Division Street and National Avenue will be home to a new Dollar Tree store.
Ozarks Technical Community College is expanding its campus footprint with the Center for Advanced Manufacturing at the corner of National Avenue and Chestnut Expressway.
Another CoxHealth “super clinic” is underway in Republic, near the intersection of U.S. Highway 60 and State Highway M.
The Washington-based company is expanding its distribution center in Springfield.
Corwin Automotive Group is relocating its operations from two Sunshine Street locations to one dealership on about 15 developed acres on East Kearney Street near U.S. Highway 65.
Kum & Go is adding its 35th convenience store and gas station in the city.
Blue Iguana Car Wash is adding its third car wash in Springfield, following new construction last year on South Campbell Avenue.
Uniforms PRN owners Matt and Shonda Gravat are moving their East Battlefield Road store to a new building on Campbell Avenue near Sunset Street.
Metro Eats will host area food trucks daily and feature a food court with vendors, a multiday farmers market, monthly festivals and other outdoor activities.
Cuban cuisine arrived on C-Street with the opening of La Habana Vieja; independent brokerage Gateway Real Estate opened its first office; and a veteran of the restaurant industry invested in her first food truck.
Barak Hill gives advice based on what he learned from the COVID-19 pandemic and how it affected his business. He says we should all have a backup plan ready to use.
Sandy Higgins, owner of the Crackerjack Shack, recommends the book "The E-Myth Mastery" by Michael E Gerber. She says it changed the course of how she runs her business.
Aaron York describes the work culture he tries to foster at Donco3 and why he attributes to it a part of Donco3's success. Rachel York is a co-owner of Donco3 and Aaron is the General Superintendent.
Hollie Elliott, executive director of the Dallas County Economic Development Group, explains how local schools factor into business decisions and affect a local community.
Rachel Barks, owner of Artistree Pottery, says an important lesson she learned was not to over-expand and to do her research before hand. She gives examples from her experience as a startup business owner.
Jim and Debbie Meinsen own TCI Graphics, and are now celebrating 50 years of business. Jim Meinsen takes some time to explain his philosophy on debt, and how to stay out of it.
Caleb Scott, owner and coach of Queen City Insane Asylum semi-professional football, says the early grind was hard, but it was worth it. The team is in their second season carrying a national ranking of number 2 in the NFA IDFL.
Barak Hill, local musician and entrepreneur, tells about his switch to livestreaming in 2020. He says it was a necessary move, but also not an easy one.
Jessica Burkland, a SCORE mentor and an instructor at the MSU Department of Management, gives us a rundown of the non-profit organization SCORE. SCORE stands for Service Corps of Retired Executives and offers free consultation and advice to business owners.
Hollie Elliott, the executive director of the Dallas County Economic Development Group, discusses some of the ways helping small town businesses is different than in larger cities. The Dallas County Economic Development Group is a 501(c)(3) non-profit aimed at helping local existing and new businesses in the county.