Rex’s Rankings: The preseason

posted by rexnelson on August 23rd, 2019

It’s high school football season again. Thank goodness. Here are the preseason rankings.

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From Montrose to Wilmot

posted by rexnelson on August 16th, 2019

The stretch from Montrose to Wilmot on U.S. Highway 165 is Arkansas at its most Southern.

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The most Southern place in Arkansas

posted by rexnelson on August 8th, 2019

I’m taking U.S. Highway 165 from Dermott south to the Louisiana line. This is the most Southern place in Arkansas, not only geographically but also culturally and historically.

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The trip ends in the Bootheel

posted by rexnelson on July 29th, 2019

Our trip across north Arkansas on U.S. Highway 412 comes to an end as we cross the St. Francis River into the Missouri Bootheel after a night in Paragould.

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From Walnut Ridge to Paragould

posted by rexnelson on July 26th, 2019

Walnut Ridge does an excellent job of celebrating the area’s rich musical heritage. It’s our latest stop as we continue the trek east across north Arkansas on U.S. Highway 412.

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From Portia to Walnut Ridge

posted by rexnelson on July 24th, 2019

The next leg of our trip east on U.S. Highway 412 across north Arkansas takes us through Lawrence County from Portia to Walnut Ridge.

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From Hardy to Black Rock

posted by rexnelson on July 19th, 2019

We leave Hardy and head east along the Spring River as our U.S. Highway 412 adventure continues.

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Highland, Cherokee Village and Hardy

posted by rexnelson on July 12th, 2019

We roll through Highland, Cherokee Village and Hardy as we continue east on U.S. Highway 412. The three communities are connected.

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From Cotter to Ash Flat

posted by rexnelson on May 23rd, 2019

We start this stretch of our trip on U.S. Highway 412 at Cotter and end at Ash Flat. This is river country — the White, the North Fork, the Spring.

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Harrison to Cotter

posted by rexnelson on May 14th, 2019

The trip along U.S. Highway 412 across north Arkansas continues as we drive east from Harrison on Crooked Creek to Cotter on the White River.

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