Little Rock Zoo Welcomes Second Rhino

  A female rhinoceros has become the newest member of the Little Rock Zoo family and has joined Johari in the Africa animal exhibit. Ten-year-old Andazi, an eastern black rhino, was transferred from Zoo Atlanta as part of the Association of Zoos and Aquariums’ (AZA) Rhino Species Survival Plan (SSP) in an effort aimed at increasing…

Native American Cultural Symposium, Outdoor Film Series set for June 2-4

Jill Rohrbach, travel writer Arkansas Department of Parks and Tourism The Museum of Native American History in Bentonville will host its debut Native American Cultural Symposium and Outdoor Film Series on June 2 – 4 with the theme, “The Wisdom of Black Elk’s Reunification Prophecies and Environmental Awareness.” The Symposium will feature noted speakers, authors,…

Are you a Beer Lover? Don’t Miss the Hot Springs Craft Beer Festival this Weekend!

Be sure to visit Superior Bathhouse Brewery. The brewery features a craft beer tasting room, full service restaurant and most recently a special event venue. The brewery is the first brewery located in a U.S. National Park and the world’s first to utilize thermal spring water as the main ingredient. The brewery turns 144 degree water into a myriad…

Miss America Savvy Shields Advocates: Eat Better. Live Better

  Confident and sophisticated Miss America 2017 Savvy Shields delighted an audience of almost 500 people with her speech on living a healthier lifestyle at the American Heart Associations‘s Go Red For Women luncheon. AY Magazine publisher Heather Baker is pictured with the petite dynamo. Shields shared her experiences that lead to her becoming Miss America. Overcoming her negative relationship…