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Exploring the Lower White River: Des Arc and De Valls Bluff, Arkansas

By Louis Magnifico

The band in which Char and I perform, Vintage, has performed many times in Hot Springs, Arkansas.  Traveling west through the state on Interstate 40, we’ve frequently hit heavy traffic delays around exit 202 due to construction.  Early on, we learned we could take the exit for a little detour and travel through a... »

Hot Springs, Arkansas

By Louis Magnifico

Hot Springs, Arkansas, is famous for its 47 natural thermal springs which flow from Hot Springs Mountain downtown, exciting thoroughbred racing at Oaklawn Park, and an active fine arts community.  It is nestled around three large lakes (Lake Catherine, Lake Hamilton, and Lake Ouachita) in the Ouachita Mountain / Diamond Lakes region of northern... »