It’s Free Fishing Weekend

Want to try fishing and see how you like it before you spend the money to buy a license? Then grab a fishing rod and head to your nearest lake or stream this weekend. By special proclamation of Gov. Asa

The Summer Soundtrack of Arkansas

What does summer sound like? Drifting on the breeze in northwest Arkansas is the music of Umphrey’s McGhee, Ben Harper, The Disco Biscuits, Yonder Mountain String Band, Carrie Underwood, Big & Rich, and the Zac Brown Band as well as

Driving Directions to Waterfalls

While we’re feeling a bit soggy in the Ozark and Ouachita mountains from all the recent spring rains, every cloud does have a silver lining. The waterfalls are roaring. While more rain is forecast for this week, it appears there

Carry Me Home Art Exhibit at XNA

Travelers going through the Northwest Arkansas Regional Airport can now enjoy the artwork of Jeannie Stone of Russellville. Her thesis art show, Carry Me Home, is located on the concourse and features a dozen Arkansas landscape paintings. The exhibit fulfills

Dock Diving Dogs

Van Buren has a new sporting event that dog lovers won’t want to miss. Canines will compete in dock diving during the Van Buren Rotary Club Dog Days event set for June 6-7 at the Van Buren High School track

May Is Fort Smith Western Heritage Month

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

Balloons Over RussVegas

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

Thunder on the Mountain Releases Full Stage Schedule

Thunder on the Mountain takes place June 26-28 on the picturesque Mulberry Mountain in Ozark. It’s only the second year for this music festival, but it sure is packing a big punch with its headliners. It kicks off on a

4×4 Event at Byrd’s Adventure Center

Byrd’s Adventure Center in Ozark is the place to be this weekend if you’re into 4WD, ATV or UTV fun. Bring your family and your own off-road vehicle for this Kickin’ in the Sticks 4×4 event. Register from 9 a.m.

AGFC Celebrates 100 Years of Conservation

The Arkansas Game and Fish Commission’s mission is to conserve and enhance Arkansas’s fish and wildlife and their habitats while promoting sustainable use, public understanding and support. I’m proud to live in a state that’s celebrating a century of conservation.