In 1542, they traveled southeast down the Ouachita River near the present-day communities of Arkadelphia, Camden, Champagnolle, and Calion before briefly traveling into Louisiana.
Week in Local History: Jan. 8
For the Week in Clark County History, we combed through bound copies of the Daily Siftings Herald to choose some front-page news from editions dating 10, 20 and 30 years ago.
HISTORY MINUTE: Parker Westbrook
Because of the work of Westbrook, many communities across Arkansas have rescued many historic buildings from the ravages of time and neglect and restored them to their original glory.
Henderson archeologist to present at ASMSA
Dr. Mary Beth Trubitt, the Arkansas Archeological Survey’s archeologist at the Henderson State University Research Station, will present “Archeology 101” at the next meeting of the Ouachita Chapter of the Arkansas Archeological Society.
2022 IN REVIEW: Education
As far as the community’s educational backdrop is concerned, 2022 will go down in Arkadelphia history as a tumultuous one.
2022 IN REVIEW: Business
From a major job announcement to some permanent and temporary business closings, Arkadelphia has gone through some changes in 2022.
2022 IN REVIEW: People
Here’s a glance at the people who made the news in 2022.