Paws at the Net to Benefit CARE

Tomorrow is the last day to register to participate in Paws at the Net, benefitting CARE  – Central Arkansas Rescue Effort for Animals. The tournament will take place Aug. 10-12 at the Rebsamen Tennis Center in Little Rock. Paws at the Net is a USTA sanctioned tournament, and also a participant in the Arkansas Cup.…

Tacos 4 Life to Open in Fort Smith

Tacos 4 Life, an Arkansas-grown taco restaurant with a mission to help end world hunger, will open its first Fort Smith location this year. Expected to open in early Fall 2018, the Fort Smith location is one of multiple locations that will open in 2018 for the Tacos 4 Life brand. “We are thrilled to…

The Bees Knees

To some people, all bees may look the same. But, that is far from the truth. Just who is in a honey beehive you may ask? There are actually three different types of honey bee: the Queen, the Worker and the Drone. God Save the Queen Bee  The phrase “Queen bee” is universally known to…

Declining Bee Numbers Spark Concern

by Sydne Tursky  Honey bees are dying, and no one knows what to do about it. Scientists are worried. Campaigns to save the bees are everywhere, encouraging people to put out sugar water for sickly bees. Cheerios has even included seed packets in their cereals, encouraging buyers to plant wildflowers to help #BringBacktheBees. Most people…