Dedication of USS Hoga at Arkansas Inland Maritime Museum

A dedication for the tugboat USS Hoga took place during a Pearl Harbor commemoration ceremony Dec. 7 at the Arkansas Inland Maritime Museum in North Little Rock. The 100-foot vessel gained National Historic Landmark status in the late 1980s for

It’s a Month of Fun This May!

May is a month of merriment and excitement in the Arkansas Delta and North Central Ozarks! From historical reunions to celebrating Mom to some of the best gospel music around, you’ll find it all in eastern Arkansas this month! The

This Weekend in the Arkansas Delta

Happy Friday! Still looking for something to do this weekend? Here are three great events happening in the Arkansas Delta! Seventy-two years ago, the Walnut Ridge Army Airfield opened. Celebrate the facility’s anniversary at the 16th annual Walnut Ridge Army

Commemorating Rohwer and Jerome

(The above interview with George Takei is courtesy of the University of Arkansas at Little Rock’s Center for Arkansas History and Culture) On Tuesday, April 16, Japanese American internment in Arkansas during World War II will be commemorated through two

Walnut Ridge Hosts Air Field Reunion April 5-6

The 15th annual Air Field Reunion is slated for April 5-6 at the Wings of Honor World War II Museum in Walnut Ridge. The event is a reunion of former airfield personnel, both military and civilian, that worked and trained

Festivals Abound in April

April is a great time to get out and enjoy a variety of festivals in eastern Arkansas. From food to history to music, you’ll find it all at events in the Arkansas Delta and north central Ozarks! Seventy-two years ago,

Birthday Party for General Douglas MacArthur Saturday

One of the most famous members of the United States military, General Douglas MacArthur, was born in Little Rock on January 26, 1880 in the Old Arsenal.  Today that building houses the MacArthur Museum of Arkansas Military History, which will