Weekender: Student Art, Fayettechill Film Series and Frothy Festival
The Arkanas Traveller
Donna Axum Fitness Center's Ladies Night. 4 p.m. Thursday in the HPER. Free Admission. Black Music Symposium Concert: Open Mic Night. 7:30 p.m. Friday in the Stella Boyle Smith Concert Hall. Free Admission. The 2017 Eddie Wade Jones Black Music ...
Savvy Shields settling in as first Miss America from Arkansas in 34 years
Actress Grace Elizabeth Ward (who later changed her name to Elizabeth Gracen) of Russellville was the last Arkansan to hold the distinction, and Donna Axum of El Dorado won the pageant in 1964. The 21-year-old University of Arkansas student has been ...
Southern Belles to welcome Miss America back home
El Dorado News-Times
El Dorado native Donna Axum received the honor in 1964, and Elizabeth Ward from Ozark won in 1982. Justin Roberson said the Homecoming invitation offers another opportunity for the Belles to enhance their educational and personal life experiences.
Fayetteville plans Oct. 22 parade honoring Miss America Savvy Shields
A parade honoring Fayetteville's Savvy Shields, who was recently crowned Miss America 2017, is scheduled for 4 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 22 at the intersection of Dickson Street and Highland Avenue. The parade will proceed west on Dickson Street to end at ...