August 22, 2014

Michelle Edmonds Bio

Michelle Edmonds

Michelle Edmonds is a professional photographer living in Lakeview, Arkansas with her husband, Dru, an interpreter at Bull Shoals-White River State Park, and their chocolate lab, Rio. Born a Texan, Michelle has a bachelor’s degree in photojournalism from the University of Texas in Austin, but the Ozarks hold a special place in her heart. Visit Read More

Lucia Dulin Hawkins Bio

Lucia Dulin Hawkins

Lucia Dulin Hawkins, originally from Australia, resides in the Buffalo River area and writes about the beautiful Ozarks. As well as non-fiction magazine articles, she also escapes into the exciting world of fiction with her short stories, and enjoys blogging.              

Sarah Knight Bio

Sarah Knight

After earning her BFA from Eastern New Mexico University, Sarah moved to Arkansas to be near her family and to pursue a career in Graphic Design. Her first seven years in the field were at AY Magazine in Little Rock as their Creative Director. Five years ago she moved to Mountain Home to start a Read More

Kelly Householder-Giuliano Bio

Kelly Householder-Giuliano

Home, AR, and after living and working across the U.S. with her husband, Peter, in the motion-picture business, has returned to retire on Lake Norfork. She enjoys volunteer work with horses and the performing arts.  

Wayne Embrey Bio

Wayne Embrey

Wayne was lead engineer with a global repair corporation, and now spends his time trying to help people cope with our world of technology. He owns Nerds Computer Services at 507 Main Street in Mountain Home, Arkansas. You can reach him at 870-321-4475.      

Christy Case Keirn Bio

Christy Case Keirn

Christy Case Keirn is the director of communications and institutional advancement at Arkansas State University-Mountain Home. She and her husband, Bud, live in Mountain Home, where they enjoy life in a log home full of books.

Cindy Young — Bio

Cindy Young

Cindy Young is employed with Sanderson Farms, Inc. in Laurel, MS, where she works in the Organization Development Department. Previously, she owned and operated The Red Raven Inn Bed and Breakfast in Yellville, AR, following a 25-year career in Human Resources. Traveling internationally as Vice President of Human Resources and Global Social Compliance for Capital Read More

Caroline Carroll — Bio

Caroline Carroll

Caroline Carroll is a retired executive from BlueCross & BlueShield of Mississippi. She and her husband, Jim, live across the White River from Norfork with their three Chesapeake Bay Retrievers, Toostie Rose, Baby Bruno, and Dixie Belle. Her hobbies are gardening, entertaining, and volunteering in several community organizations.

Roz Blagg Bio

Roz Blagg

Roz Blagg is the Associate Vice-Chancellor for Enrollment/Registrar at Arkansas State University – Mountain Home. She serves on the Board of Directors for Baxter Regional Medical Center. She and husband Jimmy have two sons, Brody and Ross, who have provided love, joy, and entertainment for more than 32 years. They also have two precious grandsons, Read More

Matt Peters Bio

Matt Peters

Matt Peters is a professional tournament and trophy fisherman who works and fishes with the best guides and fishermen in the Ozarks. Visit his website and blog at You can reach Matt at to discuss fishing in the Ozarks.