Category Archives: Culture

Delta Residents Join March for Women, Equality

by Caitlin Janczys Delta Digital News Service LITTLE ROCK – People filled the intersection at Pulaski and Capitol streets, waiting behind a long purple marker. Police blockaded the surrounding streets, preparing for participants to walk. Thousands of citizens joined at the Capitol Saturday, Jan. 21, as part of the Women’s March. Formally known as the Million Woman March, the Women’s March originated

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Skate Through the New Year

by Austin Hayslip Courtesy of A-State Department of Media JONESBORO — “Downtown is a very happening place to be in during the holidays,” Downtown Jonesboro Association Executive Director Hailey Knight said. The holidays in downtown Jonesboro have always been full of activities. This year, Knight said they’re adding more to the holiday experience in downtown. “This year in addition to

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Paragould Man Keeps Blacksmithing Tradition Alive

By Kirsten May Delta Digital News Service “Blacksmiths have been the foundation of society since the beginning of time.” Lloyd Clayton works to keep a centuries-old tradition alive, despite the modern conveniences available to us today. “Every trade revolved around the blacksmith. The blacksmith made all their tools. If it wasn’t for the blacksmith, the local communities would not thrive,”

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