The Second Governor of Arkansas

He was the second governor of Arkansas – a U.S. Senator and a man who led troops in battle.  However he may best be known for his burials…that’s plural.   We uncover the story behind the namesake of Yellville, Arkansas…

A Man Who Voted to Stay With the Union

During the Civil War, some states along the border of north and south had two state governments, one aligned with the union and the other with the confederacy.  If you head to this city, you’ll learn the story of one man who voted to stay with the Union…

One of the Oldest Homes in Fayetteville

It’s one of the oldest homes in Fayetteville, Arkansas.  When you know the list of occupants, you really get a snapshot of the history of this place…and it’s a home you can still see today…

A Museum That Curates the Old

You think of a museum as a place that preserves the old.  Here, the museum curates the old, but it’s also a link to this small town’s future…

Filling Up the Empty Storefronts

Storefronts that were once full, were empty.  What could be done?  How could a small town of 1000 turn it around?  Here’s one place making it happen…

A Town Making a Turnaround

Today we say hello to our listeners on KTLO in Mountain Home, Arkansas.  Today’s feature is all about a town in there area making a turn around…

Caroling in a Unique Venue

Around Christmas you’re sure to hear Christmas carolers.  But we doubt you’ve ever heard caroling performed in this venue…

At The Heart of the Town

It’s important that your heart is healthy if you want to live a long and productive life.  The same can be said for the life of a town.  So what is at the heart of a town?

Flip This Building

Turn on the tv and you can find shows about flipping properties, but in a moment we’ll take you to meet a man who wants to flip your town.  His mission is to help America’s small towns come back to life…

Helping Rural America

It’s a common story in many small towns and big cities across America.  Many places have downtown buildings that are vacant and in disrepair.  This man decided to do something about it and he began in a place most overlook – rural America…

More Than Buying, Renovating and Selling

You’ve heard of people flipping homes for a living.  For many years, that’s how Ron Drake made part of his living.  However Ron has a passion to do more for rural America that simply buy, renovate and sell homes…

The Invisible Walt Coleman

Walt Coleman has the type of job where he hopes no one even notices he’s there.http://www.ChicagoBearsSite.com  That means he’s had a really good day…

The Man in Stripes

He doesn’t wear a helmet, but he’s running alongside the biggest guys in the NFL every football Sunday. cheap nfl jerseys He’s the man in stripes and he’s got quite a story to tell…

His “Off-Farm” Job

Some folks take a second job to make ends meet.cheap nfl jerseys  Sometimes that second job is something folks are really passionate about, that makes it not seems like work at all.  Perhaps that’s the case for Walt…

The Clinton House Museum

When Kate Johnson began her babysitting job, she had no idea that the folks she was working for would one day become the nation’s first family.  Today she helps oversee one of the museums that tells their story…

Sinclair Oil, Chicken Pot Pies AND a US President!

What’s Sinclair Oil, the invention of the chicken pot pie and a former U.S. president have in common?  It may sound like a joke, but they all have a connection to one specific house…

Bill & Hillary at the U of Arkansas

Regardless your politics, it’s often interesting looking back on the lives of our presidents.  One such place is drawing plenty of attention as the home of a president and the home of a presidential candidate…

The Wedding Capitol of the South

It’s billed as the wedding capital of the south.  The scenic beauty draws couples here and perhaps some legislation initially helped people tie the know as well.

All Seven Stories With A Ground Floor

FJ Alaska Banner AdImagine a seven story hotel in which each floor is a ground floor.  We’ll take you to the town where that unusual site and much more still attracts thousands…

Water Is Their Livelihood

FJ Alaska Banner AdIf you think water is just water, then don’t tell the folks in this small town, because it’s the water they owe for their livelihood…