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…