20th Annual Oyster Supper This Friday in McGehee

There is a quote from cultural anthropologist Margaret Mead that has been a favorite of mine for decades: “Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world; indeed, it’s the only thing that ever has.”

Historic Helena’s Live on the Levee Welcomes Back the Paul Thorn Band and the Reba Russell Band Feb. 15

Back in October, I had the opportunity to see the Paul Thorn Band onstage again at the venerable King Biscuit Blues Festival in historic downtown Helena. Over the past few years, these guys have become one of my all-time favorite

Going to the Birds in February

Several Arkansas State Parks in eastern Arkansas are “going to the birds” this month! From bird watching to birding tours to learning to lure birds to your backyard, you’ll find a great variety of events and workshops focused on learning

Dogs Galore in Pine Bluff for the Southeast Arkansas Kennel Club Show This Weekend

Some of the nation’s top-rated show dogs head to Pine Bluff on Feb. 1-2 for the Southeast Arkansas Kennel Club Show at the Pine Bluff Convention Center. The American Kennel Club-approved event includes judging of all major AKC-recognized breeds, as

A Duck, A Tortoise and a Hare: Classic Tales Brought to “Light”

The Fowler Center, located on the campus of Arkansas State University in Jonesboro, welcomes the Lightwire Theatre on Feb. 8 and 9 as part of the Family Friendly Concert Series. Lightwire Theatre brings new life to a pair of classic

Warm Up with History: World War II Japanese American Internment Museum

  This past April the World War II Japanese American Internment Museum in McGehee opened its doors. On hand that day were hundreds of people, some of whom had spent time in the internment camps at Rohwer and Jerome, including

Broadway Rox Tonight at EACC Fine Arts Center

If you love musicals from The Great White Way, and you still haven’t made plans for the evening, I’ve got a great suggestion for you! The East Arkansas Community College Fine Arts Center in Forrest City welcomes Broadway Rox to

Warm Up with History: The Randolph County Heritage Museum

It’s cold outside…so why not visit one of The Natural State’s many great museums this winter? During January, our blogs will give you suggestions on museums throughout Arkansas that offer something for the entire family…a great chance to Warm Up

Dyess and Johnny Cash Boyhood Home Makes International “Top 40 Hot Spots for 2014” List

(The above video features Johnny Cash, accompanied by his wife, June, and his sister, Louise, returning to his boyhood home in Dyess in the 1960s.) Recently the Guardian (a daily newspaper headquartered in the United Kingdom) posted a list of

Warm Up with History: The Helena Museum of Phillips County

It’s cold outside…so why not visit one of The Natural State’s many great museums this winter? During January, our blogs will give you suggestions on museums throughout Arkansas that offer something for the entire family…a great chance to Warm Up
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