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Peaceful Coexistence

Color finds its place beside corrosion

Subscriber onlyIn some ways, says artist Gregory Moore, his work has already survived its own apocalypse. Continue reading...

3x3 Three Minutes, Three Questions Lisa Wingate

Subscriber onlyLisa Wingate's book, "Before We Were Yours," has been chosen as this year's If All Arkansas Read the Same Book selection, and she'll kick off the event June 2 with a presentation and book signing at the Bentonville Public Library. But first, on May 20, Wingate will be one of the featured authors at the 12th annual Books in Bloom in Eureka Springs. She answered these questions for What's Up! prior to her visit to Arkansas. Continue reading...

Moments To Remember

Freedom Fest seeks to bring veterans, community together

Subscriber onlyBoth Dorothy Cardiel and her husband, Andrew, are veterans. He served in Vietnam in the mid-1960s, and she in California in the mid-1970s. Cardiel knows first-hand some of the challenges of finding services veterans desperately need. She also knows that many -- most -- of the younger veterans are not involved with organizations like the American Legion or Veterans of Foreign Wars and don't have access to the resources those groups can provide. Continue reading...

Summer Gets Serious

Long weekend shifts fun into overdrive

Subscriber onlyMemorial Day, observed this year on May 28, the last Monday in May, honors the men and women who died while serving in the U.S. military. Originally known as Decoration Day, it became a federal holiday in 1971. Continue reading...

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Water, Water, Everywhere

Park offers families thrills, chance to chill

Subscriber onlyEarly in the morning, while the rest of Branson is waking up, Gerald Jenkins climbs to the top of the mountain and surveys his domain. Continue reading...

All In The Family

Hughes Music Show runs gamut of ages and genres

Subscriber onlyBranson's Hughes family could field not just both sides of a football team but both sides of a football game. That's not what makes their music show popular, but it is unarguably unique. Continue reading...

Shepherd Fills Hills With Song

Subscriber onlyIt might seem like Branson has always offered music for most every taste. Jeff Johnson thinks he's found a little room for more. Continue reading...

Step Back In Time

Dogpatch lives again in new documentary

Subscriber onlyThe story has to start way back in 1934, when a cartoonist named Al Capp envisioned a place called Dogpatch. Continue reading...

SDC Hosts Bluegrass

Subscriber onlySilver Dollar City's Bluegrass & BBQ has won accolades for presenting the top bluegrass acts in the world. So it's funny when noted promoter D.A. Callaway, who is busy booking more than 60 bands on six stages across 24 days, says: "We don't make any attempt to define it." Continue reading...

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Wayne and June Martin, pictured in front of the old Mooney-Barker Drug Store in Pettigrew, were inst...

Wayne and June Martin, pictured in front of the old Mooney-Barker Drug Store in Pettigrew, were instrumental in the preservation o...

Published: April 7, 2017

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