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The Legend of Petit Jean

Petit Jean State Park in Arkansas is probably one of my favorites in the entire state, not just because of its breathtakingly beautiful views, but also because of the lovely ‘love’ story that is the Legend of Petit Jean. In the early days of explorers in Arkansas, somewhere back in the 1700’s, a French nobleman named Chavet…

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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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National Coffee Day

Sunday, September 29, is National Coffee Day!  (Hey, every day is coffee day for me!)  And, in honor of this festive occasion, I’m pleased to feature two Arkansas coffee companies, Westrock Coffee and Airship Coffee.  For both companies, making a positive social impact, providing economic sustainability and fair trade are their primary focuses. WESTROCK COFFEE Westrock Coffee is…

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