Culture

Fighting World Hunger

Heifer Village Educates and Fortifies Since 1971

Walking onto the Heifer Village campus in the shadow of Little Rock’s Clinton Presidential Center is like entering another world. A beautiful glass and steel building—home to Heifer International—soars skyward, a sleek big sister to the low-slung Village building next door. 

Inside Heifer Village, people take their lunch in the cafe or browse the internationally-sourced items in the gift shop. All year long, at virtually any time of the day, children are everywhere. Wide-eyed and curious, they delight in the Village’s interactive displays depicting life in foreign lands, bringing the world just a little bit closer to their door. ....Read more

 

Keeping Bees

It was a surprise to me,” Joyce Simmons says of her husbands’ embrace of beekeeping. Desmond Simmons points out that it was a surprise to... Read more

From Barnyards to Backyards

As Nathan Reed expertly slid his hand under the plumage of a large Rhode Island Red, the chicken clucked a few times in protest. Nothing more. .... Read more

 

Going MAD for Griffin’s

At four, John E. Peters III was shucking oysters, at 14 he was washing dishes at a local eatery  Read more