Arkansas River

httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_x-iUkUPNfY I try to go out with Bill Dennis of Central Arkansas Fishing Guide Services once a year.  He knows fish, he knows the Arkansas River, and he’s darn pleasant to fish with. A few weeks ago we headed out on Lake Dardanelle, an impoundment of the Arkansas River. It stretches some 50 miles through …
The 2014 Walmart BFL season continues with six tournaments in six states on Saturday, June 21. The Arkie Division is primed to fish Lake Dardanelle in north western Arkansas. Up to 400 boaters and co-anglers will be competing in each event for top awards up to $8,000 and $3,000 respectively. Lake Dardanelle is a large …
There’s one more major lighting ceremony this month. In honor of Entergy Arkansas’s 100th anniversary, once turned on, it will be viewable year-round. On Thursday, Dec. 19, the Clinton Presidential Park, Junction and Main Streets bridges, all downtown, will be illuminated one at a time during River Lights in the Rock.  The First Security Amphitheater …
Just in time for Riverfest, the Mark Twain Riverboat will be up and running May 23. Currently it is docked on the north side of the Arkansas River, ready to ply the historic waters.  An authentic stern wheeler, the boat offers formal or casual dining for day or evening, and a bar with full view …