Sunday Apr 20
Signs Go Up This Week For Official Name Change Of Interstate 540
Highway officials said signs would be going up starting the week of April 21st changing Instate 540 to Interstate 49. The Arkansas Highway Department got approval by the Federal Government Wednesday to rename the route from Interstate 40 near Alma, to the U.S. Highway 71B Interchange south of Bella Vista.
I-540 redesignated as I-49 in northwest Arkansas
The Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department recently received approval to rename the route from I-40 near Alma to the Highway 71B interchange just south of Bella Vista, according to AHTD Director Scott Bennett.
San Mateo Daily Journal
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There is an eight-foot tall statue of Popeye in Alma, Ark., known as the "Spinach Capital of the World."
Storm Season And Storm Shelters, Things On The Mind Of Residents In The River Valley
With spring storm season in the area residents in the River Valley were mapping out how they would stay safe during severe weather.
United States Navy Band In Alma, Arkansas
The United States Navy band is on its National tour, and Saturday Alma got a chance to enjoy the show.