HBO Series to Be Filmed in Northwest Arkansas

The third installment of the HBO crime anthology True Detective created by Nic Pizzolatto and starring Oscar winner Mahershala Ali (above left) will be filmed and produced in Northwest Arkansas, beginning in early 2018. “We’re thrilled HBO chose to film the series in Arkansas,” said Gov. Asa Hutchinson. “This is a testament to the dedicated…

An Elegant New Year's Eve at the Robersons'

The new year is here, but we can’t help but look back at these photos from the elegant New Year’s Eve party at Steve and Trish Roberson’s home a year ago. The Robersons, whom you may know from Roberson’s Fine Jewelry, hosted an event with music, heavy hors d’oeuvres, cigars and New Year’s Eve party…

Behind the Bank

By Caleb Talley | Photography by Jamison Mosley, David Yerby  and Meredith Mashburn Our banks play a critical role in so many facets of life. These institutions grease the wheels of a changing economy, cultivating stability in the present and strengthening investments for the future. More than just a countinghouse, we turn to community banks…

Our Top 10 Stories From 2017

In 2017, we brought you news about the state’s best in food, events and more. Read on to see some of our most popular stories from 2017, which include our series on Ebby Steppach, information about new restaurant openings and a piece on mental health. 1. New Developments in Case of Missing Arkansas Woman Ebby…

Top 10 Events for January

Arkansas Chinese Lantern Festival | Fayetteville | December 8 – January 14 Each night from 5:30 to 10 p.m. from December 8 to January 14, the Arkansas State Fairgrounds will be alight with more than 30 sets of larger-than-life light sculptures. And the event doesn’t just feature lanterns — in addition to the giant lit-from-within pandas, dragons…

Buffalo Outdoor Center

By Mel White Mike Mills and his wife, Rhonda, live on the crest of a hilltop near the Newton County community of Ponca, where the view from their picture window surely must rank among the best in Arkansas. Their personal panorama takes in the Buffalo River’s legendary 500-foot-high Big Bluff and stretches eastward to mountains…