Category archives: September 2016

September's Top 10 Things To Do

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Here are ten awesome things for you and your family to do all across Arkansas this month!   1. 5th Annual Legendary Blues Festival Helena-West Helena Sept. 3: The banks of the mighty Mississippi River are the gathering place for blues lovers of all walks of life to come together and enjoy music, a motorcycle rally, the Big Dog BBQ Cook-off and a fre[...]

Home: Homecoming on the Lake

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Gary and Carol Adams met while in college at the University of Arkansas, Fayetteville. Photography by Janet Warlick   career choice moved them to Houston shortly after graduation. When they decided it was time to return to northwest Arkansas, they enlisted help from award-winning designer Julie Wait Fryauf to bring their vision for a “mountain cra[...]

P. Allen Smith: Fall Lawn Care Tips

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There’s something about fall that energizes me to get out and garden again after enduring our long, hot summers. Photography by Mark Fonville   the cool breezes start to blow at nightfall, they bring with them a calming sense of renewal. The grass starts to green up again, fall-blooming perennials load up with buds ready to burst, and my vegetable[...]

Feature: Get Away To Gaston’s

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A great blue heron lands near the river’s edge, lurches through the shallow water and, with lightning-quick motion, grabs a small fish, swallowing it whole. Photography by Janet Warlick   of mist float up from the White River and shroud a solitary angler in chest-high waders. A great blue heron lands near the river’s edge, lurches through the shal[...]

Art Scene: Documenting 25 Years Of Film

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This year marks the 25th anniversary of the world-renowned Hot Springs Documentary Film Festival. With the city’s spa culture, colorful history and cool vibe, it’s an ideal setting for a destination festival. Photography courtesy of the Hot Springs Documentary Film Festival Top photo: Maya Angelou: And Still I Rise won the Audience Award for best feature a[...]

Good Will: Sweet Treats for Good Meals

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CareLink will host its signature fundraising event, Cupcakes for Goodness Sake, again this fall.   from Central Arkansas will come together to create uniquely flavored treats at a savory brunch-themed cupcake event. The fun begins at 2 p.m. on Oct. 23 at Bespoke-Southern Light Pictures Studio, located at 2207 Cantrell Road in Little Rock. Last y[...]

Feature: This Game Is Far From Over

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For most boys, baseball is a game with individual dreams of the perfect game winning home run to the roar of the crowd. For brothers Marc and Matt Smith, their pedophile coach turned baseball into a childhood test of survival. From victim, to survivor to child advocate, the brothers are lifesaving game changers for Arkansas' children's safety. Photography b[...]