Mississippi River State Park Commemorates Bicentennial of the Louisiana Purchase Land Survey

On Oct. 17, the Mississippi River State Park in Marianna hosts the Bicentennial of the Louisiana Purchase Land Survey at several locations that played important parts in this historic survey. The events take place from 9 a.m. until 5 p.m.

Al Bell and Buddy Jewell to be Inducted into the Arkansas Entertainers Hall of Fame

Arkansas Delta natives Al Bell and Buddy Jewell are part of the prestigious Class of 2015 being inducted into the Arkansas Entertainers Hall of Fame on September 29. Authorized by the Arkansas General Assembly and governed by the Arkansas Entertainers