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'Tis the Season

Everything Old Is New Again

SoNA celebrates 65 with innovation, outreach BECCA MARTIN-BROWN bmartin@nwadg.com It’s a season that includes everything from Beethoven, Mozart, Rachmaninov and Ravel to Copland’s Four Dance Episodes from “Rodeo” and a

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Worth A Thousand Words

Shiloh shares tips to make pictures more permanent BECCA MARTIN-BROWN bmartin@nwadg.com The Shiloh Museum of Ozark History in Springdale is arguably the largest repository of Northwest Arkansas history in the

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Community through music

Square dance just one of caller’s passions LARA JO HIGHTOWER lhightower@nwadg.com There’s no experience quite like the Fayetteville Square Dance, held the last Friday of most months. (The event expands

'Tis the Season

Rope, Tie, Win

Rodeo remains a tradition for many ELIZABETH GREEN egreen@nwadg.com The history of rodeos in Northwest Arkansas runs deep, dating back to 1926 when Springdale’s first rodeo took place at a

'Tis the Season

Four Minutes, Four Questions with John Jeter of the Fort Smith Symphony

BECCA MARTIN-BROWN bmartin@nwadg.com “We try to choose a concert season that is exciting, thought-provoking, artistically compelling and diverse for a wide range of musical tastes,” says John Jeter, music director

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40 Years And Counting

Trout Fishing in America celebrates lifetime of songs BECCA MARTIN-BROWN bmartin@nwadg.com A lot of things have changed in 40 years. Keith Grimwood and Ezra Idlet have gone from starving young

'Tis the Season

Fayetteville’s Final Frontier

WAC festival looks to the stars in 10th year JOCELYN MURPHY jmurphy@nwadg.com The Artosphere Festival was created by the Walton Arts Center to celebrate and bring awareness to sustainability, environmental

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Taking It To The Streets

NWA muralist expands his reach to Little Rock JERRY McLEOD jmcleod@arkansasonline.com Jason Jones was 14 when he got hooked. “There was a video store in the little city where I

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Two Women’s Junk

Vintage treasure found in eye of the beholder LARA JO HIGHTOWER lhightower@nwadg.com Around mid-morning at Amy Daniels’ and Julie Speed’s first flea market event — it was late September back

'Tis the Season

All Hands On Deck!

Captain treats Belle like queen she is BECCA MARTIN-BROWN bmartin@nwadg.com “It’s almost like dancing, like an artform,” James Plybon says of helming the Showboat Branson Belle. She is, after all,