2019

2019 Endings and 2020 Beginnings

by Jeanne Rollberg   Arkansas World War II veteran Marvin Hill, will become 105 years old this month in Hot Springs. Hill was with an army engineering batallion that built airfields and bridges as America, Germany, and Japan were at war. Think of all that he (and his family) have experienced in the last 150…

family discovery

Fall For Your Ancestors This Autumn

It’s 2019 and the 200th anniversary of Arkansas Territory. Has your family’s story been fully appreciated and told as part of the reweaving of the American family history tapestry?  If not, it’s time to tell it, and interesting new resources are available. A wonderful development is that genealogy now embraces telling everyone’s family story, as…

military

Honoring Military Service and Dads

by Jeanne Rollberg With the 75th anniversary of D-Day celebrations in Europe behind us and Father’s Day this month, we’re reminded more than ever about the wonderful men in our families. Their military and other sacrifices throughout Arkansas and American history helped build a better world. How much do we actually know – to share…