Related Program: Ozarks At Large Tourism Remains Strong in Natural State By Antoinette Grajeda • Sep 20, 2019 Related Program: Ozarks At Large ShareTweetEmail Whitaker Point, or Hawksbill Crag, is one of the most recognizable spots in Arkansas. Courtesy / Arkansas Tourism Listen Listening... / 7:23 Michael Tilley from Talk Business and Politics says 2018 was a good year for tourism in Arkansas and it appears that trend is continuing. The state's tourism tax is up 5.7 percent in the first six months of the year. Tags: TourismTalk Business and PoliticsFort SmithShareTweetEmailView the discussion thread. Related Content Visitors Keep Coming to Arkansas By Ozarks at Large Staff & KUAR News • May 4, 2016 Another year, another record-breaking period for Arkansas tourism. Looking Ahead to the 2020 Election By Paul Gatling • Sep 19, 2019 The 2020 general election is still more than a year away, but Roby Brock and Wesley Brown from Talk Business and Politics are already discussing races that are taking shape in Arkansas during today's Northwest Arkansas Business Journal Report. A Political Match Game By Roby Brock/ Talk Business & Politics • Sep 17, 2019 For their Tuesday conversation, John Brummett from the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette and Roby Brock from Talk Business and Politics play a game where they match national and state political figures. Notorious and Honorable RBG Visits Arkansas By Roby Brock/ Talk Business & Politics • Sep 10, 2019 Courtesy / Clinton Foundation Roby Brock of Talk Business and Politics and John Brummett, political writer for the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette, discuss a recent visit to Arkansas by a Supreme Court Justice and what might be next for the Arkansas House of Representatives. Investing in Fort Smith By Kyle Kellams • Sep 6, 2019 Michael Tilley, from Talk Business and Politics, discusses the latest economic numbers for the Fort Smith metro and a meeting later this month about investing in the city.