Gorgeous Arkansas Gardens

It is no surprise Arkansas coined the nickname “the Natural State” because it is surrounded by beautiful nature. What better way to spend your Summer than to appreciate all the natural beauty Arkansas has to offer. Below area few gardens around the state that are definitely worth a visit. Garvan Woodland Garden Located in Hot…

Sing Along to The Greatest Showman

If you’re a fan of musicals, you don’t want to miss the opportunity to sing your heart out to The Greatest Showman at the CALS Ron Robinson Theater. On July 30, doors to the theater will open at 5 p.m., and the sing-a-long show begins at 6 p.m. Admission is free. Tameka Lee of CALS…

Crossett Prepares for Rodeo Festival

Dust off your cowboy boots, because the first-ever Rodeo Festival is coming to Crossett! On August 8, from noon to 4 p.m., don’t miss out on live entertainment, dancing, hot dogs, fresh lemonade and fun with your family and friends. Admission is free, and all ages are welcome. The festivities will be held at Southeast Insurance,…

Arkansas Backstories: Elvis

By Joe David Rice Elvis Aaron Presley was born in Tupelo, Mississippi, and later claimed Memphis, Tennessee, as home. But in the early days of his career, when he was still a mere prince rather than the King, Presley spent a surprising amount of time on Arkansas stages — usually in the eastern and southern…

A Town with ‘Hope’ for the Future

by Curtis Lanning  Being the birthplace of both former President Bill Clinton and former Gov. Mike Huckabee certainly gives the town of Hope something to be known for, but there’s much more to this friendly little community of nearly 10,000. Mayor Steve Montgomery said the town boasts plenty of great outdoor activities. “It’s almost like…