Meet Richard Wegner

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Surrounded by the Ouachitas, Mount Ida is home to abundant quartz crystal deposits.  This zone is part of the state’s ‘quartz belt’, an area about 30 miles wide, stretching roughly from Hot Springs west to Pencil Bluff. Family owned rock

Arkansas Themed Books for Summer Reading

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Summer often means fun in the sun but it can also be a great time to catch up on some book time. I was recently sent two books that feature Arkansas history and culture that might make interesting options for

Fishing Back on Track at White Oak Lake State Park

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Fishing is back at White Oak Lake State Park. And the potential yield for those hoping to make a big catch has never looked better. In 2012, the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission drained Lower White Oak Lake to repair

Northwest Arkansas Razorback Regional Greenway Grand Opening is May 2

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Excitement for the grand opening on May 2 of the Northwest Arkansas Razorback Regional Greenway is palpable, almost like a University of Arkansas football game day. Hundreds of people are expected to turn out and take part in the many

Central Ozarks Farmers & Artisans Market

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The Central Ozarks Farmers & Artisans Market on the downtown Harrison square starts its regular market hours this week. It will be open on Tuesdays and Saturdays from 6 a.m. to noon, and Thursdays from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m.

May Is Fort Smith Western Heritage Month

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What would you expect from a city that’s been named a Top Western Town by True West magazine? A month of fun activities dedicated to western heritage, and that’s just what you’ll get in Fort Smith in May. Fort Smith

Billy Sims to Visit His Bentonville Restaurant

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If you’re a fan of Billy Sims, former Detroit Lions running back and Heisman Trophy winner, you have a chance to meet him this weekend. Sims will host a Guest Appreciation Day from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on May

Balloons Over RussVegas

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Balloons Over RussVegas, featuring hot air balloons, skydivers, music and food, takes place this weekend, May 1-3, at the Russellville Soccer Complex. The Balloon Festival Network will bring 20 hot air balloons to the event. There will also be a

“Dinosaurs Around the World” at the Clinton Presidential Center

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“Dinosaurs Around the World,” the newest temporary exhibit at the Clinton Presidential Center in Little Rock will be on display from April 25 to October 18. Visitors will take a virtual trip around the globe to experience life during the

Lineup for the 30th Annual King Biscuit Blues Festival Announced!

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The musical lineup for the 30th annual King Biscuit Blues Festival in Helena-West Helena has been announced…along with a great deal on tickets for the event! Tonight, festival organizers released the entire Main Stage lineup for this year’s event on