Arkansas Post

httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=um76oEn4Gik I’ve said this before and I’ll say it again…October is one of my favorite times in The Natural State! The air is cooler and crisp, the trees are taking on their autumn wardrobe, and great festivals take place throughout the month! It’s time to get the blues! The 29th annual King Biscuit Blues Festival …
httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tqRXlG9HBvk     July 4, 2014, marks the 195th anniversary of the creation of the Arkansas Territory. Created from a portion of the Missouri Territory, the area was an organized incorporated territory until June 15, 1836, when what remained of the land was admitted into the Union as the state of Arkansas. Arkansas Post was …
Arkansas Post has played a part in Arkansas history since well before statehood. Located south of Gillett, Arkansas Post was established in 1686 by French explorer Henri de Tonti. The site was the first European colony in the Mississippi River Valley. Arkansas Post is also the location of the only Revolutionary War skirmish to take …
  A new water trail at Arkansas Post in Gillett just opened as part of the Arkansas Water Trails program. The project, initiated by the Arkansas Game & Fish Commission (AGFC) was launched to create a system of water trails throughout the state. According to the Outdoor Industry Association, paddling is one of the fastest …