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Episode 23: Polk County Sheriff Scott Sawyer

In this episode, Ashley and Jeri celebrate police officer appreciation week and sit down with Polk County Sheriff Scott Sawyer. Scott grew up with the dream that many children have- to be a police officer. As an adult, he was first an officer in Grannis before being elected as Sheriff in 2017. They talk about…

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Episode 14: Rick Chrisman

In this episode, Ashley and Jeri sit down with Rick Chrisman, owner of gourmet restaurant American Artisans in downtown Mena, Arkansas. Being such a staple in Mena, Rick has a lot to say about how his business started, the inclusion of art in his establishment, and the highs and lows of owning a restaurant. Rick,…

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Episode 02: Lana Gail

Mena native, Lana Gail, shares stories of growing up in rural Arkansas while dreaming of being a country music star. Lana’s debut single “Cool In My Skin” and her second single, “Pushing Up Daisies” have been steadily making their way up the country charts.

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