Find Real Estate Agents and Homes for Sale


Real Estate News --> Arkansas News

Arkansas hires new AD


The Arkansas State football team will make an appearance in the ... Wildfires are raging in California, burning homes and prompting evacuations. At least 17 have died, and more than 3,000 structures have burned. Wildfires are raging in California, burning ...


Archived Story

The University of Arkansas has hired a new athletic director.The school announced via Twitter Monday, that they've hired Hunter Yurachek as vice chancellor and director of athletics, effective immediately. Yurachek currently serves as the vice president for athletics at the University of Houston.He's set to be formally introduced later this week.“I am thrilled to welcome Hunter to the Razorback family,” said Steinmetz“He possesses the experience, the management skills and the passion to have an immediate impact on our universityI know that as Razorbacks around our state and country get to know him, they will know that we are in good handsWe welcome Hunter, Jennifer and their children to Arkansas.”A native of Richmond, Virginia, Yurachek earned a bachelor’s degree in business management from Guilford College in 1990 and a master’s degree in sports administration from the University of Richmond in 1994 He was a four-year letter winner in basketball at GuilfordYurachek and his wife, Jennifer, have three sons, Ryan, Jake and Brooks.“I want to thank the members of the advisory committee,” added Steinmetz “Lance Harter, Ben Hyneman, Gerald Jordan, Stacy Lewis, Peter MacKeith, Rick Massey and Bill Montgomery all who provided invaluable input into the search and candidatesI also want to recognize the excellent vetting and background work conducted on the final candidates by executive search firm Korn Ferry.”Yurachek has agreed to a five-year contract worth $850,000 a year.Read more about the hire, here. 

Trending Arkansas News:


  • In cleaning up mess, FDIC may have sped Utah banks’ end
  • Whisenhunt Buys Prime I-540 Property from Bank of America for $19 Million
  • Mark Darr Behind on Benton County Property Taxes
  • Gov. Hutchinson names new member to state roads panel
  • Hutchinson names pick for ADFA president
  • Forest Fire Threatens Homes in Western Arkansas
  • How Pearl Harbor created a climate of fear
  • Census: More people repeat 'I do' in Arkansas than in any other state
  • Records: Arkansas senator got $80,000 from businessman
  • Arcade project begins in River Market neighborhood
  • Economic development announcement downtown today
  • Robertson seeks Arkansas Court of Appeals
  • Texarkana, AR Homes For Sale & Real Estate
  • Arkansas Rice Crop Could See Worst Hit In Decades If Flood Projections Hold
  • Arkansas native on the 'real villains of Houston'
  • Arkansas Delegation Supports Governor’s Request for Disaster Declaration
  • Diversity is important, no matter what the ‘flavor of the day’ is
  • Central U.S. Tornado Kills 2, Damages Dozens of Homes
  • Sculptor repairing vandalized art
  • Boosted by real estate, Colorado’s economy ranks fourth in real GDP growth