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Arkansas’ Spring 2020 Bucket List

By Arkansas Game and Fish Commission    The Arkansas Game and Fish Commission plays an important role in keeping the Natural State true to its name. During the last 100 years, the agency has overseen the protection, conservation and preservation of various species of fish and wildlife in Arkansas.   An essential part of ensuring…

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Get Out Of Town

Museum of the Arkansas Grand Prairie   Everyone knows the city of Stuttgart for its ducks, its rice and its Mack’s (Prairie Wings). But there’s another magnet within the town, one that pays tribute to the county’s rich and legendary heritage.   The Museum of the Arkansas Grand Prairie was created in 1974 by lifelong…

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Bars, Bats and Brothels

by Kenneth Heard   Photos courtesy of Garland County Historical Society   Babe Ruth’s Legacy Cemented by Hot Springs   George “Babe” Herman Ruth had already established himself as a premier left-handed pitcher when his Boston Red Sox traveled to Hot Springs for spring training in 1918. In his four years in the major leagues,…