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Irvin Sternberg, Pilot and Patriot

During WWII, the most widespread war in history, approximately 16 million Americans served in the military. It is crucial we hear the stories of…

Being Benjamin Bonneville

What do a street in Las Vegas, a Pleistocene-era lake, a dam, a GM automobile, a crater on Mars, a WWII Liberty ship, and…

Where We Ate

My purpose in writing this story is to recall just a few of the places my friends, family, and I frequented in my younger…

Witness at the End, The Boston Store

Life is full of seemingly insignificant situations, and surface-level associations that at the time appear to be only a temporary means to an end….

All Roads Lead to Greenwood

When I was told that Greenwood, Arkansas, has a growing food truck presence, I decided to investigate. I drove there on a stifling day…

The Blue and the Gray

The Civil War brought soldiers to Fort Smith from various states in the Confederacy and the Union. Fort Smith was occupied at the beginning…

The Tale of Two Cities

Cisterna, Italy, and Fort Smith, Arkansas, are sister cities, a designation of love and respect that started during World War II. As a part…

Our Community Cares

By bringing the local community together and creating a network of churches, businesses, and individuals, Arkansas Family Alliance supports children and families in crisis….