2013 Name the Eagle Chicks Contest at His Place Resort

Good morning, everyone! Well, it’s that time of year again…  The chicks have hatched a little early again this year, so they are already big enough they are sticking their heads out of the nest!  We are reasonably certain that we have two again this year…  and again, you get to name them! That’s Rebekah … Read more2013 Name the Eagle Chicks Contest at His Place Resort

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A little White River History lesson

Hey, everyone!  I love it when I run across stories about the history of the White River… it gets me to imaginin’ exactly what it was like when my dad was here many years ago; fishing this very area of the White River in the late 1950s & early 1960s.  What’s even more cool, is … Read moreA little White River History lesson

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The Big ‘Un… A Trout Fishing Story by Bob Watts

Hello, everyone!  I hope you enjoyed your Christmas and New Year…  Steve and I did.  Yup, we had some quiet, alone time…  It was great!  Anyway, today I have another story that my Daddy, Bob Watts, wrote about fishin’ the White River that I wanted to share with you…  I hope you enjoy it!  The … Read moreThe Big ‘Un… A Trout Fishing Story by Bob Watts

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Trail of Holiday Lights – Ozarks region

Wow…  it’s hard to believe the holiday season is coming…  Yeah!  The holidays are upon us…  Check out some beautiful sights in the Arkansas Ozarks this year! Light up your holiday! From a twinkle in the eye of a child to the millions of shining lights across the state, Arkansas illuminates with wonder and awe … Read moreTrail of Holiday Lights – Ozarks region

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Origin of “Ozark”

I love learning about the history of this beautiful area.  A friend of mine just wrote an interesting article about the origin of the term “Ozark” that I thought you might find interesting…  Enjoy! Written by Kelley Linck of Ozark Mountain Region Photo courtesy of http://thelibrary.springfield.missouri.org/lochist/periodicals/ozarkswatch/Ow301g.htm The Ozark Mountain’s namesake is of curious background.  What … Read moreOrigin of “Ozark”

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Buyin’ a Foxhound in the Arkansas Ozarks

My Daddy hung out in these Ozarks hills long before I was born…  It took awhile for the locals to warm up to him; if you can call it that.  You see, in the 1950’s, there were enough moonshine stills in these hills that any outsider was considered a possible ATF (Alcohol, Tobacco & Firearms) … Read moreBuyin’ a Foxhound in the Arkansas Ozarks

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