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MissLauras

Queen of the Row

Fort Smith, Arkansas was a loud frontier town at the dawn of the 1900s. Horse-drawn carriages clattered down streets. Trains pulled into the station,…

MardiGrasFS

Mardi Gras in the Fort

The Mardi Gras celebration got its start in medieval Rome, spread to France, and then to the French colony of New Orleans in the…

community-tree

Oh Christmas Tree!

At GreenPointe Shopping Center at 4300 Rogers Avenue in Fort Smith, Arkansas, there’s a brand new community Christmas tree for all to enjoy. The…

littlepantry

Small But Mighty

Two women who haven’t met—Destiny Potter in Van Buren, Arkansas, and Barbie Johnson in Fort Smith—are fighting hunger in a small but mighty way….

unexpected

The Unexpected Strikes Again

For the second year in a row, The Unexpected, an arts and culture initiative curated by JUSTKIDS, struck downtown Fort Smith, Arkansas. In their…

Unexpected

The Unexpected

September is almost here and with that brings The Unexpected curated by JustKids. For the second year in a row, global eyes will be…

108Feet

Over the Edge

Standing on the street across from First National Bank of Fort Smith, Arkansas, you have to crane your neck to see the roofline of…

ArtontheBorder

Art on the Border

Artists need solitude to create. At home, in their studios, outside in nature, they all struggle to capture what’s extraordinary about this world we…