Little Rock MarathonName: Little Rock MarathonDate: March 3, 2018 - March 4, 2018Website: http://littlerockmarathon.com/Event Description:Named as one of Runner’s World “Bucket List: 10 Great Marathons for First-Timers” in January 2017, come fill your bucket at the 16th Annual Little Rock Marathon, Half Marathon, 10K, 5K, and Little Rockers Kids Marathon on March 3-4, 2018. A race with personality, loads of southern hospitality, tons of caring volunteers, a running or walking tour through the scenic streets of Arkansas' capital city and an impressive finisher’s medal. We are a race for every pace. We love walkers, 8-hour time limit for Marathon race. Check out our website for more info: www.littlerockmarathon.com. Like us on Facebook! http://www.facebook.com/LRMarathon
Trendsetter in tourism: Paris was awarded the Trendsetter Award in Tourism for commities of 5,000 people or less by the Arkansas Municipal League at its winter convention held in Fort Smith last week. Accepting the award was Tonya Baumgartner (center). Also on hand were Paris City Clerk Mary Syllivan (left) and Planning and Zoning Commission member Jewell White.