Author - Dwain Hebda

January 2020 Magazine

Fort Smith: Everything Old Is New Again

by Dwain Hebda   For a city that ranks in the Top 5 oldest Arkansas communities, Fort Smith is looking pretty good for her age.    Downtown, stunning murals decorate the walls of buildings and even an entire series of grain elevators, part of the aptly-named Unexpected art movement. The...

December 2019 Magazine

Less Is More: Boutique Hotels in Arkansas

Boutique hotels a growing trend in Arkansas by Dwain Hebda Nebraska transplant and hotelier Bhu Makan leans back in his seat and applies a liberal dose of fresh berries to his morning oatmeal. He’s seated in the first-floor bistro of The Burgundy Hotel, a boutique property he owns in west Little...