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SoMa: ‘A small town in downtown’

Main Street Little Rock’s laid-back neighborhood celebrates creativity In a capital city with more than its fair share of destination neighborhoods, what’s an up-and-comer to do to make its mark? If you’re SoMa (South Main Street), you relax and let your laid-back vibe speak for itself. That patience has paid off in spades. The 2006

Johnny Cash’s musical roots run deep in Dyess

Johnny Cash Heritage Festival set for Oct. 18-20  “Back in Arkansas, a way of life produced a certain kind of music. Does a certain kind of music now produce a way of life?” — Johnny Cash  Johnny Cash is one of the world’s best-known Arkansawyers — and the festival exploring his roots in the state

Skipping stones at Greers Ferry Lake

He came, he skipped, he conquered. Again. Kurt Steiner of Emporium, Pennsylvania, won the third annual Great Southern Stone Skipping Championships last month at Fairfield Bay Marina on Greers Ferry Lake. His winning throw was 24 skips. Steiner, who is known as “Mountain Man” and set a world record in 2013 with 88 stone skips,