With detailed preparations, Russellville will be an important place for the coming eclipse

Russellville gets ready for tourists

The moon covers the sun during a total solar eclipse in Piedra del Aguila, Argentina, in this Dec. 14, 2020 file photo. (AP/Natacha Pisarenko)
The moon covers the sun during a total solar eclipse in Piedra del Aguila, Argentina, in this Dec. 14, 2020 file photo. (AP/Natacha Pisarenko)


RUSSELLVILLE -- Christie Graham has dealt with a lot in her 17-year tenure as Russellville's executive director of tourism.

Her experience ranges from a decade of holding the yearly RussVegas Half Marathon -- which brings about 2,500 people to the town of 29,000 in Pope County each spring -- to "massive...

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