The Capital Hotel May Be Reopening Soon

One of Arkansas’ best known hotels appears to be moving toward a reopening.   The Capital Hotel in Little Rock has been closed for more than one year, closing in late March 2020 as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. But new job postings and news tips have indicated that the hotel could be reopening…

Arkansas By Train

In 1874, Cornelia Dickson, a teacher from Camden, was going to take the train to Selma, Alabama. To do this, she first had to take a 12-hour stagecoach trip to Prescott. Then it was another three hours by train to Little Rock, where she switched from the Iron Mountain line to one headed east. Getting…

Sky of the Month: Stargazing in April 2021

Every month, AY About You outlines the night sky in these easy-to-digest guides. And stargazing in April is another one for the books. This month features local astrophotography from Arkansan Tony Milligan. You can find more of his spectacular photos on his website, Captured in Time. Moon Phases   Third Quarter: April 4 New Moon:…