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Wednesday, July 06, 2005
Hammons announces Jonesboro project
In late June, John Q. Hammons, Springfield, (a native of Fairview in Newton County) announced a major hotel project in Rogers, Ark. He was at it again today, announcing plans to build a 220-room Courtyard by Marriott hotel and an adjoining 65,000 square foot convention center in Jonesboro, Ark, according to Arkansas Business.