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After Hours At FPL

New Pickin’ Post series expands library offerings

Subscriber only"He had that successful house concert series, so I knew he had an audience and a roster of artists that were well received," David Johnson says of folk music guru Mike Shirkey. "He just needed a new venue." Continue reading...

Christmas In July

WAC unveils another round of 2016-17 artistic gifts

Subscriber onlyOne might wonder if Jennifer Ross just likes keeping secrets. But then again, "Christmas" doesn't come until November at the Walton Arts Center. Continue reading...

Wild World Of Dance

LDS school in Idaho takes elite troupe on tour

Subscriber onlyDancers in Northwest Arkansas might never have heard of the dance program at Brigham Young University's Idaho campus in Rexburg. But Kelly Fisher had -- even in Boston. Continue reading...

Matriarch Of Jazz: Claudia Burson 'embodies what this music is about'

Claudia Burson ‘embodies what this music is about’

Subscriber onlyJim Greeson, a musician himself, may say it best about Claudia Burson. Continue reading...

Rotary honors Trammel for investment in community

Subscriber onlyDick Trammel was born an only child. But he's made sure over the ensuing 78 years that he has a family that stretches across four generations and friendships that circle the globe. He might well be the most recognizable man in Northwest Arkansas -- and one of the most recognized for his achievements. Continue reading...

Fill the Bus helps 'lift children out of poverty'

Subscriber only"She may not be a native of Northwest Arkansas, but she certainly knows people like she was born and raised here," Kim Aaron says of Christina Hinds, the new vice president for resource development at the United Way of Northwest Arkansas. Continue reading...

Continuing To Create

Jeter celebrates 20th season with Fort Smith Symphony

Subscriber onlyJohn Jeter might have a history of putting the cart before the horse. Continue reading...

UAFS Steps It Up

Season 36 combines local, national entertainment

Subscriber only"I would be remiss if I didn't mention that cost is a consideration," Stacey Jones, associate vice chancellor of campus and community events at the University of Arkansas at Fort Smith, says of the UAFS Season of Entertainment 36, just announced. "Tickets, as a general rule, are bought with disposable income, and while we love to bring the big events, we still strive to make sure the event stays in a budget that the audience can afford." Continue reading...

Woven In History

Gem among Navajo rugs on loan to MONAH

Subscriber onlyAs a physician, Howard Cockrill hasn't been able to heal himself. Continue reading...

Eye Of The Beholder

Artist joins in questions raised by ‘Art’

Subscriber onlyThe centerpiece of Yasmina Reza's 1996 play "Art" is a large, expensive, completely white painting. As the story unfolds, Serge, the buyer of the piece, and his longtime friend Marc argue over what constitutes "good" art while their friend Yvan attempts to referee. Continue reading...

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