Press Articles

May 18 2017
Wilson Gardens: Bringing it all Back to the Farm and Community

WILSON, ARKANSAS - One of the highlights of my recent visit to Wilson, Arkansas was meeting farm director Leslie Wolverton who skillfully leads the production at Wilson Gardens and programming at the Grange, the tin barn building which serves as a community and learning center for a wide range of local events and activities.

May 15 2017
Experience White’s Mercantile in Wilson, Arkansas

WILSON, ARKANSAS - Have you heard the latest buzz from Northeast Arkansas? White’s Mercantile recently opened in downtown Wilson.

May 05 2017
A Southern City Revival: Breathing New Life Into Wilson, Arkansas

WILSON, ARKANSAS - When Josiah Wilson crossed the Mississippi River into the delta country, way back in 1846, he discovered thousands of acres of timber and swamps. What most would consider unproductive land, Josiah saw as an opportunity: cut the trees, drain the land and plant cotton on the fertile soil that lay underneath.

April 16 2017
Wilson Music Series to feature Phil Vassar

WILSON, ARKANSAS - Dixon Land of the Jonesboro Sun sat down with Phil Vassar ahead of his April 22 show in Wilson, Arkansas. Read the full interview here.

April 04 2017
Wilson Cafe

WILSON, ARKANSAS - Jordan P. Hickey of Arkansas Life sat down with the chefs of the Wilson Cafe.

March 24 2017
The Wilson Cafe: A Jewel in the Arkansas Delta

WILSON, ARKANSAS - Debbie Arnold from Dining with Debbie recently visited the Wilson Cafe.

March 23 2017
[Watch] Organization hosted first Harvest & Health Fair

WILSON, ARKANSAS - Daisha Dear from KAIT-8 Jonesboro visited Wilson, Arkansas to get the scoop on the first annual health fair.

March 15 2017
Wilson, Arkansas: How Geography Shapes a Place

WILSON, ARKANSAS - Talya Tate Boerner from Grace, Grits and Gardening visited Wilson, Arkansas and learned how geography shapes a place.

January 15 2017
John Oates to perform Saturday in Wilson

WILSON, ARKANSAS - Kellie Cobb from Jonesboro Sun sat down with John Oates to hear more about his passion for music.