Branson/Springfield, MO

November 12th, 2021|Arkansas, Missouri|

Springfield is the headquarters of Bass Pro Shops, a fishing and hunting retail chain majority owned by Johnny Morris, who now also owns Cabela's, another outdoor retail chain.  With a net worth of approximately $7 [...]

Hot Springs, Arkansas

November 3rd, 2015|Arkansas|

Hot Springs is named after the naturally occurring springs that have soothed bodies for centuries.   Native tribes believed stongly in the medicinal healing properties of the water.  The eight historic bathhouses and surrounding trails [...]

The Little Rock Nine

November 2nd, 2015|Arkansas|

Little Rock High School, in all its grand Gothic Revival style, was built in 1927.  At the time, Little Rock was a rival to Atlanta to be the most important city in the south, and [...]

Little Rock, Arkansas

November 1st, 2015|Arkansas|

Bill Clinton was the 40th and 42nd governor of Arkansas.  To quote him, "I was one of the youngest people ever elected AND the youngest person ever fired from a governorship!"  At the time, Arkansas had [...]

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