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  News of a record diamond find at Crater of Diamonds State Park in Murfreesboro has been making national and international headlines this year. The find, an 8.52-carat white diamond named “Esperanza,” was the fifth largest diamond found by a

Public Invited to Watch Diamond Cutting September 9-12 in North Little Rock

Joan Ellison of Arkansas State Parks has sent word of an interesting opportunity. According to a detailed news release she sent, the public is invited to watch the cutting of a 8.52-carat white diamond found at Crater of Diamonds State

Record Diamond Found at Crater of Diamonds State Park

A diamond for the record books has been found at Crater of Diamonds State Park in Murfreesboro! The find, an 8.52-carat white diamond, has been named the Esperanza Diamond by Bobbie Oskarson of Colorado, who made the diamond discovery on

Diamond Hunting Tips from Crater of Diamonds State Park

  I get the newsletter the Crater of Diamonds State Park folks put together and it is filled with some pretty neat stuff. Like this week! The below article by Park Interpreter Margi Jenks was featured and covers what rough

Crater of Diamonds State Park Celebrates 40 Years

  North America‚Äôs largest diamond and more than 75,000 other diamonds have been found in a field southeast of Murfreesboro since farmer John Huddleston discovered the first gems in the field in 1906. Since 1972, the site has been preserved