Arkansas Custom Iron Doors

EXQUISITE DESIGNS If you’re looking to buy exquisitely designed wrought iron doors from a dependable, customer-first company, then look no further than Arkansas Custom Iron Doors. The company was founded by expert home builder Randy Wiggins and his business partner Mike Corker in 2013 after realizing the serious need for such a service in the…

Sacred Space

By Kody Ford | Photos by Kat Wilson Northwest Arkansas artists bring a 300-foot-long wall to life with new mural on College Avenue. As Arkansas comes to embrace public art as not just an urban adornment, but rather a true way of expressing the culture, it seems like almost every week photos pop up on…

The Hot Springs Revival

By Rob Moritz | Photography by David Yerby Like the mythological phoenix obtaining new life by rising from its ashes, Hot Springs is reinventing itself in the aftermath of the 2014 fire that heavily damaged the historic Majestic Hotel. “My view of the Majestic is that it’s a once-in-a-generation transformative project and opportunity,” says City Manager…

Heritage of Sports

A Look at the Forgotten Corners of Arkansas History Story by Evin Demirel War Memorial Stadium in Little Rock has been the Razorback football team’s second home since its opening in 1948. While no African American played on the varsity Razorback football team until 1969, black fans attended Hog games in preceding years, recalls Wadie…

Top 10 Events in February

1. ESSE Purse Museum’s Exposed: Unmentionables Little Rock January 30 – April 29 ESSE Purse Museum’s brand-new exhibit focuses on undergarments from the 1900s to the 1960s. The temporary exhibit, which will be shown in addition the museum’s regular collection of accessories, is a peek into a seldom-seen part of women’s lives. Dress forms, corsets,…

Publisher’s Note: A Month of Fun!

February may be the shortest month of the year, but in the Baker home, it’s definitely one of the most exciting. In addition to the excitement of Valentine’s Day, February is also the month my husband, Joel, and my daughter, Savvy, were born. There’s a whole lot of celebrating going on this month, and I…

Fort Smith Museum of History Pardi Gras

The Fort Smith Museum of History Pardi Gras is set for Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018 at 6 p.m. at the Shipley Baking Company, 52 South 7th Street in downtown Fort Smith. The event is the largest annual fundraiser for the museum and always a great party! Tickets are $125 per person. Tables for eight sell…