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Y’all Pray Well

After suffering a car crash that caved in her skull, Betsy Parkinson Manning is living her life with no regrets. by Dwain Hebda | Photography by Jamison Mosley The screams of shearing metal pull the woman out her front door. There are a lot of scrapes on this twisting, steep road, so many that she can tell the…

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Day Tripping

by Kevin Shalin Time to jump in the car for a quick food trip to one of these Arkansas towns. While the summer is a fun and exciting time, there is no denying that boredom can strike at any moment. Fortunately for us, Little Rock is surrounded by some great towns–all within an hour’s drive–that…

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Fly Like A Hummingbird

Arkansas Game & Fish Commission’s Potlatch Conservation Education Center by Heather Baker Nestled in between Stuttgart and Marianna is the tiny community of Casscoe, deep on the eastern edge of Arkansas. The White River is not the only thing flowing through this hidden refuge – hummingbirds are in abundance, and the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission…

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Scratching and Clawing

The Little Rock Zoo is facing funding cuts that could see it close two days a week, but Director Susan Altrui says more investment will lead to a better experience and improved financial returns for the zoo and, ultimately, the city.  by Chris Price The roar from the tigers’ exhibit will be a whisper compared…

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Rockin’ All Night Long

by Lisa Fischer UCA grad Adam Hambrick releases debut single As a kid, Adam Hambrick only dreamed of a life as a country singer/songwriter. Never did he think those dreams would come true, but, with a song rising on the country charts faster than the mercury in the South, he is the guy next door who might…