Big Bass, Big Cash

Wouldn’t it be a dream to make a life-changing amount of money with a favorite hobby? Steve Scherrey of Conway, Ark., did just that.   [dropcap]He[/dropcap] is the first person to ever win the Annual Arkansas Big Bass Bonanza Fishing Tournament twice. In 2000 he won $100,000 and last year he won $50,000. This tournament…

Arkansas’ Utopia

H. G. Wells once wrote, “Cycle tracks will abound in Utopia.” If this is so, bicycling enthusiasts will find joy in The Natural State. Below we share benefits and tips for riding and sources for information on Arkansas’ trails.   [dropcap]Bicycling[/dropcap] has long been the “red-headed stepchild” of fitness activities in the United States, lagging…

How to Host an Instameet

[dropcap]I[/dropcap] was raised to believe that meeting anyone in person from the Internet is a pretty bad idea. And at the time — with countless, faceless online lurkers trolling chat rooms for naive youngsters — it was a good rule to live by. But fast forward to October 26, 2013, to when I attended the very first…

‘The Winning Numbers’

Community Theatre of Little Rock Presents Locally Written ‘The Winning Numbers’   [pullquote]Above Photo: Chris Miller-Marshall appears as Louie in a recent rehearsal for “The Winning Numbers.”[/pullquote][dropcap]Broadway[/dropcap] isn’t the only place for theater, and locals will be glad to know that, since the opening of the Studio Theatre on Seventh Street in the summer of…

Why Instagram?

Instagram has grown explosively and exponentially since its inception in mid-2010.   [dropcap]A[/dropcap] social media platform just shy of its fifth birthday, Instagram has grown explosively and exponentially since its inception in mid-2010. Though Instagram’s accelerated growth can be attributed to the fact that social media giant Facebook purchased the booming network for $1 billion…