arkansas

Episode 13: Bill Barnes

In this episode, Ashley and Jeri go on location with Bill Barnes, owner of Mountain Harbor Resort in Mt. Ida, Arkansas. Barnes tells his story, from being a small boy moving across the country, to owning and operating one of the most successful marina-resorts in Arkansas.

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Episode 04: Remembering Norman’s Truck Stop and Bob Brower

In this episode, the guys talk about road trippin’ to Mena and Prescott, Norman’s Truck Stop, Mike Oliver, and professional wrestler “Bulldog Bob Brower”.

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Episode 09: Travis Napper

In this episode, Ashley and Jeri have a (socially distanced) conversation with director of Arkansas Tourism, Travis Napper! The ladies and Travis talk about tourism, his travels in Arkansas, the effects of COVID on businesses and tourism, and more. This episode is brought to you by Don’s EZ Pay, the best place for you to…

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Episode 03: Remembering Danny and Vintage Chidester

In this episode, the guys reminisce about John’s long time friend Danny, growing up in old-school Chidester, John’s political antics, The Midnight Express, and Tom Brady’s 10th Superbowl.

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Episode 05: You Wrong For That

In this episode the boys chatter about Customers, Convenience, and Cockroaches. NO POLITICS, we wanted to say thanks to everybody sticking through with us and we had a lot of fun with this one! All production and music credits Tyler Massey, a huge thanks to everyone at The Ouachita Podcasts. Jay Lindly and Patrick Massey…

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Episode 07: Pasha Watson

The small town of Mena, in the heart of the Ouachita Mountains, is considered by many to be an ideal vacation spot and a more than ideal place to live. Find out what makes Mena and the surrounding area such a draw for tourism, as Ashley and Jeri visit with Pasha Watson. Pasha is the…

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Episode 05: Christy Plunkett

Christy Plunkett sat down with Ashley and Jeri to share her story of being a parent to a special needs child and the blessings that came in turn. Christy is an autism advocate and was appointed by Governor Asa Hutchinson to serve on his Arkansas Legislative Task Force for Autism. She generously opened up about…

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Episode 04: Justin Lapenter

Certified personal trainer, chef, permaculture design consultant, and world traveler, Justin Lapenter, shares his story of overcoming a tragic accident and embarking on worldwide nomadic adventures. Justin breaks down the food system in relation to health and wellness, recalls his time studying at the Earthship Biotecture Academy, and gives the OC gals the low-down on…

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