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Step Back in Time in Eureka Springs

By Caleb Talley Few Arkansas cities enjoy the sort of history that abounds in nearly every direction in Eureka Springs. “Eccentric” may be a fitting description for this folk Victorian community, and it’s an adjective that the locals might even welcome. To understand, one needs only to step downtown … and back in time. Because to…

Walk For The Waiting

There are nearly 5,000 children in Arkansas’ foster care system today, and 375 of them are waiting to be adopted into a loving forever family. Join The Call, Immerse, Project Zero and many more as they come together to help these waiting children at the 2019 Walk for the Waiting. Walk for the Waiting is…

A May Full of Festivals

The warmer weather of May ushers in a number of major springtime festivals around the state, encouraging Arkansans to get outside and enjoy their community. By Josh Conley, Lauren McLemore and Jeremy Peppas GREEK FOOD FESTIVAL – LITTLE ROCK From its humble beginning as a booth at Riverfest, the Greek Food Festival has grown in…

Up On Crooked Creek

by Chris Price AGFC’s Fred Berry Conservation Education Center provides hiking, fishing, paddling, and wildlife viewing opportunities on 421 acres of pristine land Dubbed “The Natural State,” Arkansas is renowned for its amazing ecological and biological wonders. Connecting Arkansans with the state’s varied flora and fauna is a major goal of the Arkansas Game and…

Arkansas Backstories: Hoochie-Coochie

By Joe David Rice To the best of my knowledge, only one person has publicly performed the hoochie-coochie within the hallowed halls of the U.S. House of Representatives in the U.S. Capitol. That unlikely dancer was ultra-conservative Congressman Ezekiel Candler “Took” Gathings, a devout Baptist who represented Arkansas’ First Congressional District for 30 years. But…

SOMA Rising

Food and drink help lead the Southside of Main Street to new heights By Kevin Shalin | Photography by Jamison Mosley Take a walk down Little Rock’s South Main Street, now known as SoMa, and you will notice a change. The neighborhood, located just on the outskirts of downtown, is steeped in history, and it’s…

Smooth Operators

by Lisa Fischer Jonesboro native Bruce Sanderson has never forgotten the Hippocratic oath. “First cause no harm.” That has guided him as a physician from his early days as an intern and resident, and it is what makes him an outstanding diagnostician with a booming aesthetic practice.   Dr. Sanderson graduated from Arkansas State University…

Arkansas’ Best

CHI St. Vincent’s Ali Krisht Receives International Olivecrona Award for Contributions to the Field of Neurosurgery Faced with the stark reality that they have a brain tumor, patients only want to put their lives in the hands of the very best neurosurgeon in the world, wherever they may be. That journey leads them to Sherwood and Ali…