Queen Wilhelmina State Park

I still fondly remember a spontaneous family trip one weekend, an “adventure” as my father called it, to Mena AR to see Queen Wilhelmina State Park.  I couldn’t tell you what time of year it was, but I suspect it was fall because I can remember the winding roads going up Rich Mountain (the second…

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Mount Holly Cemetery… after dark…

This is the nineteenth year that Parkview High School’s theater class has put on Tales from the Crypt at Mount Holly Cemetery, but this was our first year to attend. Just because this event is scheduled for the second Tuesday in October – in a cemetery, no less – doesn’t mean that it is supposed…

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Toltec Mounds, Part II

Autumnal Equinox Celebration September 21, 2013 It was a gorgeous day, thankfully, after the dreary rainy day we had yesterday.  Puddles of water still stood in the flat “plaza” area at Toltec Mounds Archaeological State Park today, as about 50 of us, of all ages, came out to watch the sun set over Mound A from…

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