8 Arkansas Restaurants Win Wine Spectator Awards

Several Arkansas restaurants were recognized in the 2017 Wine Spectator Restaurant Awards. Most are clustered in Little Rock, but a few winners hail from Northwest Arkansas and south-central Arkansas. Wine Spectator magazine has three award levels: Award of Excellence, Best of Award of Excellence and Grand Award. CENTRAL Cajun’s Wharf – Award of Excellence 2400…

Rascal Flatts Rocks the AMP

If “life is a highway,” we’ll ride it right to Northwest Arkansas next weekend. Rascal Flatts is playing at the Walmart Arkansas Music Pavilion Friday July 21 at a stop on their Rhythm & Roots tour. Their most recent album was released in May, so you’re sure to hear new favorites along with their older…

Meet the Winners of AY’s Cute Pet Contest

And the winner is … To be more accurate, the winners are Marley, the Doodle Gang and Bryant. Our readers sent so many cute pet photos, we couldn’t choose just one! Out of dozens of entries, our staff chose these adorable four-legged friends. In addition to furry glory, these animals’ owners will receive gift baskets…

Hank Williams Jr. to Play in NWA

Hold onto your hats. Hank Williams Jr. will play in Northwest Arkansas this weekend. The Grammy Award-winning country artist will bring his show to the Walmart AMP in Rogers at 7:30 p.m. Saturday. Singer-songwriter Frank Foster will open for Williams. Walmart AMP Public Relations Director Jennifer Wilson said Monday afternoon that tickets were still available…

Clinton Center to Host World Woman Summit

The inaugural World Woman Summit will be held in September at the Clinton Presidential Center, according to a news release. The summit will mark the launch of the World Woman Foundation Global Mentorship program, which aims to help single mothers in Arkansas “by connecting them to corporate and public leaders,” an Arkansas Department of Parks…