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A Show of Hands

Over the years, there has been a return to artisanal goods, to items made by hand that bear the imprint of their maker—a human…

Director’s Cut

When Tina Dale started walking the boards in 2011, she was a newbie to the stage—but she was hardly new to the spotlight. As…

Legendary

Fort Smith Symphony Blends Culture with Community John Jeter, music director and conductor of the Fort Smith Symphony, has seen a lot in his…

An Everyday Hero

The youth who find their way to the Comprehensive Juvenile Services Western Arkansas Youth Shelter arrive in all shapes, sizes, and backstories. They are…

A League of Their Own

In May 1985, Alma native Doug Moore suffered a motorcycle accident that left him a paraplegic. Not content to let one day define the…

This Patch of Earth

For Bryan and Meredith Moats of Sulphur Springs Truck Patch, life isn’t just about claiming their patch of land and creating their own dream—it’s…

Giving Back by Paying Forward

When Shannon Boy Skokos was a student at Alma High School, her participation and leadership in the classroom and extracurricular activities left her mark…

Listening Up

Anyone who knows Dr. Kelley Linton knows she doesn’t believe accidents happen in life. Everything that someone experiences is part of a plan and…