Brick City USA

posted by rexnelson on August 3rd, 2020

Our trip down U.S. 67 takes us to Perla and Malvern, places where bricks remain important.

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Heading down U.S. 67

posted by rexnelson on July 28th, 2020

We start in Haskell and head down U.S. 67 to Malvern.

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Crossing the Saline

posted by rexnelson on July 27th, 2020

We cross the Saline River at Benton and begin our trip down U.S. Highway 67 to Texarkana.

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The walk downtown

posted by rexnelson on July 21st, 2020

I still have fond memories of those walks to downtown Benton with my grandmother. There’s so much history there.

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Starting at Benton

posted by rexnelson on July 20th, 2020

We’re takin the old road — U.S. 67 rather than Interstate 30 — to Texarkana. We start in Saline County.

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On to Texarkana

posted by rexnelson on June 23rd, 2020

The trip across south Arkansas on U.S. Highway 82 comes to its conclusion with a nod to the railroads and a stop in Texarkana.

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Crossing the Red River

posted by rexnelson on June 22nd, 2020

We cross the Red River and find ourselves in Garland, the Fried Catfish Capital of Southwest Arkansas.

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From Magnolia to the Red

posted by rexnelson on June 16th, 2020

We leave Magnolia and head west on U.S. Highway 82, passing through Stamps and Lewisville en route to the Red River.

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Mulerider pride

posted by rexnelson on June 15th, 2020

At a time when many other colleges and universities across the country are struggling, Southern Arkansas University at Magnolia has thrived under the leadership of President Trey Berry.

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On to Magnolia

posted by rexnelson on June 9th, 2020

We leave El Dorado and head west on U.S. 82, making our way into Columbia County. The county seat of Magnolia is our next stop.

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