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Get ready for the Presidential 5K Walk/Run!
This year is going to be our second 5K race, as part of Hope Is On The Move. The race will be hosted at The University of Arkansas Community College in Hope, AR. The route is a 5 kilometer loop through a walking trail and campus parking lots. Entry forms can be founds online at ArkansasRunner.com, and must be submitted by April 1.

Descritption of the route (pdf)

We look forward to seeing you there.
 
WICL Book of the Week
Cover of Remember Little Rock

Cover photograph: Associated Press

"Featured Book of the Week"

Each week, we will feature a different book from our bookstore. The subjects of these books will vary from politics, history, ethics, or even cookbooks. If you are unable to stop by our bookstore, you can still order these books by contacting Dave Little at 314-678-1553.

Our featured book this week is Remember Little Rock The Time, The People, The Stories by National Geographic Paul Robert Walker with a forward by Dr. Terrence J. Roberts one of the Little Rock Nine. In celebration of National African-American History Month this week’s book is filled with photographs and interviews from individuals that were on the frontlines and suffered the indelible effects of the desegregation crisis of 1957 in Little Rock, Arkansas. Remember Little Rock provides an in depth look into the mechanisms that played a role in the crisis including decisions made in the local and supreme courts and President’s Eisenhower’s unprecedented stance to use armed forces to protect the Little Rock Nine.

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117 South Hervey St.
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