Casino Games Now Available at Oaklawn

With a roll of the dice, Oaklawn is now officially called Oaklawn Racing Casino Resort. Hot Springs Mayor Pat McCabe tossed the first legal dice throw today at Oaklawn’s ribbon cutting for its casino gaming opening. Following McCabe, Garland County Judge Daryyl Mahoney threw the dice as well to inaugurate the casino’s live gaming.* Live…

God Bless the Child

by Dwain Hebda Scroll down the screen, click on play; Chris has something to tell you. The handsome, well-spoken teen looks like any other high schooler with a palpable charisma and a jokester’s grin. You hear he likes most sports and he’s good too. That he likes photography and likes to write. You hear him…

Ales and Tails Returns to Fayetteville on April 6

They’re called by many names – crawdads, mudbugs, crayfish, crawfish. But on April 6, it won’t matter what you call them. This Saturday, the Ales & Tails crawfish and craft beer festival will be held in Fayetteville. “We think it will be a real fun time,” says event organizer Maudie Schmitt, owner of Cafe Rue Orleans in Fayetteville.…

Cajun’s Wharf Closing in June

An Arkansas culinary icon will be closing its doors this summer. Cajun’s Wharf has announced that the restaurant will be closing on Saturday, June 1. Founded in 1975, Cajun’s Wharf has been a mainstay in Little Rock as one of the premier destination restaurants in Arkansas. Located on the banks of the Arkansas River, the…