Press Releases

Press Releases

Get Out and Give Back
Press Releases
Written by Chapel Hill   
Tuesday, September 08, 2020 05:00 PM

For those of us who call Orange County home – and there are a lot of us, from natives and transplants to students and retirees – it’s time to take stock of how much our community has done for us and to think about how we can give back during this critical economic recession.

Read more...
 
Main Streets across Arkansas continue to serve as community cores
Press Releases
Written by Arkansas Tourism   
Tuesday, September 08, 2020 04:25 PM

Main streets represent the heart and core of communities. Every community and commercial district has its own distinct sense of place and heritage that it shares. “Our small businesses positively impact our communities in so many ways,” said Greg Phillips, Director of Main Street Arkansas. “They are the unique businesses that differentiate our communities from each other.” 

Read more...
 
Investment club enjoys successful meeting on Mount Magazine
Press Releases
Written by Arkansas Tourism   
Thursday, September 03, 2020 01:44 PM

In late January, before COVID-19 hit, the Eden Isle Blue Chip Investment Club blocked rooms and booked a trip to Mount Magazine State Park near Paris for its June 2020 meeting. 

Read more...
 
September ‘Discover Arkansas’ Now Online
Press Releases
Written by Arkansas Tourism   
Tuesday, September 01, 2020 05:41 PM
The September edition of “Discover Arkansas” is now available at www.arkansas.com/discover-arkansas. Published by Arkansas Tourism, the monthly digital publication highlights events, activities and trip ideas in The Natural State. 
Read more...
 
Increasing Number of Visitors Focus for State Park Staff
Press Releases
Written by Arkansas State Parks   
Tuesday, September 01, 2020 05:28 PM
(LITTLE ROCK, Ark.) – An increase in visitors at several state parks has prompted park officials to remind the public that COVID-19 restrictions remain in place and will be enforced. Pinnacle Mountain, Petit Jean, and Devil’s Den State Parks have all experienced similar rule infractions recently. 
Read more...
 
September Business News In and Around Our Communities
Press Releases
Written by Chapel Hill   
Tuesday, September 01, 2020 02:26 PM

Wegmans Chapel Hill to open early 20201, now hiring  

Wegmans is set to open in early 2021 in Chapel Hill. The supermarket will be located between US Interstate 40 and Highway 15-501 at the former site of Performance Auto Mall. The 99,000 sq. ft. store will have 740 parking spaces and include a delicious array of food options including a restaurant foods section, sushi bar, fresh produce, seafood, and so much more for customers to enjoy while in Chapel Hill. Wegmans will be hiring 375 employees to become a part of the Chapel Hill team. Apply online today athttps://jobs.wegmans.com/chapel-hill

Read more...
 
Division of Arkansas Heritage sites provide virtual experiences for travelers
Press Releases
Written by Arkansas Tourism   
Monday, August 31, 2020 12:02 PM

Although it isn’t quite business-as-usual due to the COVID-19 pandemic, there are still ways you and your family can enjoy visiting Division of Arkansas Heritage sites across the state. Enhanced security procedures onsite and digital offerings are allowing visitors to easily explore at the level they feel most comfortable. From culture and history to roots tourism, learn more about what activities are available to you and your family both virtually and in person. 

Read more...
 
Dear Tourists, We have missed you.
Press Releases
Written by Chapel Hill   
Tuesday, August 25, 2020 06:16 PM

From the energy you bring to our streets, to the sound of the applause greeting a local performance of music, dance or sport – we miss you. We miss your laughter, and hearing your sighs of contentment following one of the best meals you may have ever eaten. Temporary visitors, you bring a lot to our lives.

You are always welcome here. Your presence reminds us of what a truly great place this is, for us and for you. A tourist is like an old friend who makes a long trip just to say hello. 

Read more...
 
Arkansas Welcome Centers provide a safe setting for guests
Press Releases
Written by Arkansas Tourism   
Monday, August 24, 2020 04:31 PM
Kim Williams, travel writer ; Arkansas Tourism - Arkansas Welcome Centers have hosted guests from across the globe for decades, providing information on attractions, lodging and dining to millions of visitors. In mid-March, as COVID-19 began to circulate, the centers temporarily closed their doors. Over the next nine weeks, a plan was developed to reopen with one major emphasis…safety. The safety of travelers and staff members became a priority. The Arkansas Welcome Centers, which operate in partnership with the Arkansas Department of Transportation, reopened their doors on June 29, greeting guests with a set of safety protocols for visitors and staff alike. 
Read more...
 
<< first < Prev 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 Next > last >>

Page 2 of 50