City-funds loss puts museum in a pinch – Arkansas Democrat-Gazette

Progress stalled last year at the Jacksonville Museum of Military History after the slashing of a third of its budget.

A casualty of legal crossfire, the museum lost funding — about $46,500 per year — from the Jacksonville Advertising and Promotion Commission.

Expansion and outreach at the museum at 100 Veterans Circle ceased. Exhibits like one that chronicles Little Rock Air Force Base’s history paused in time, their completion on hold while the museum operates at the bare minimum until it finds new funding sources.

It wasn’t that the commissioners

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