Category archives: November 2017

Economic Side of Conway

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onway mayor Bart Castleberry said it best when he described Conway as "a great place to raise a family and to grow up. People want to come to Conway, they want to stay in Conway, they want to live in Conway." Brad Lacy has spent years with the Conway Area Chamber of Commerce and its nonprofit economic development arm, Conway Development Corporation, of whic[...]

Welcome to Conway

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Conway, Arkansas has rapidly evolved over the last few years. Situated in the heart of the Natural State, the college town is full of fantastic restaurants and entertainment, and is a place that many call home. Conway's residential development, health care, exceptional education opportunities and local leadership continue to make a difference around the area[...]

A Letter from Brad Lacy

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onway is one of Arkansas' most dynamic locations for business.  Our education infrastructure, competitive operating environment, and quality of life combine to offer the perfect location for businesses in a variety of industries and sizes. In Conway, you will find technology leaders like Acxiom, Insight Enterprises and DXC Technology next door to manufactur[...]

Pies Worth The Drive

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With autumn’s color in full bloom, it’s a great time to strike out and explore Arkansas’ highways and byways. And like every day, today is a great day for pie. Story and photos by Kat Robinson y travels take me all over Arkansas — and my love of pie takes me into bakeries, diners, truck stops and full-scale restaurants everywhere I go. There are so many go[...]

Holiday Gift Guide

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The holidays are quickly approaching. Delicious holiday food, fun and activities are plentiful. Everyone is busy trying to find the perfect gift for their loved ones. Enjoy our Holiday Gift Guide and shop local with these creative gifts!   A regional favorite with a variety of recipes for all occasions, the cookbook Big Taste of Little Rock expl[...]

Crockett's Bluff

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Somewhere along Highway 153 between Stuttgart and Crockett’s Bluff,  there sits a time warp. By Steve Bowman // Photos by Jamison Mosley hen visitors are sent back in time is anyone’s guess. It’s possibly on the undulating blacktop where flat rice fields transition into semi-rolling landscape along the White River. Or maybe it’s where a hairpin curve sen[...]

Where We Live

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A special bond between realtors and homeowners. ome is where memories are made. Choosing a place to live isn’t easy. It has to be a place you love where you’ll create new memories and make lasting friendships. Buying a home is an expensive investment. It takes a savvy realtor to help guide a home owner through the process. AY’s Where We Live showcases [...]

November's Top 10 Events

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1. Ozark Folk Festival Eureka Springs November 2 - 4 Join the funky town of Eureka Springs for America’s longest-running folk festival. The Ozark Folk Festival will include a Barefoot Basin Bash, a Singer/Songwriter Contest and Folk Art Fair. There will also be an appearance by special guest Lucinda Williams, as well as free music in Eureka Springs’ do[...]

Changing Lives

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As we move into the season of giving, the November issue begins to set the tone for the holidays. This month’s pages are full of faith, optimism, strength and giving. We hope you find the stories as endearing as we do. The inaugural “Faces of Arkansas” section showcases individuals and groups across our state who make a difference in our everyday lives. T[...]