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Scott Parton

Scott Parton
Scott is a self-proclaimed "Arkansas craft beer evangelist" who keeps local beer lovers up-to-date with all things beer via his Twitter feed, @WooPigBrewey, and blog ArkBeerScene.com. You can also hear him on a bi-weekly radio show he co-hosts on 103.7 The Buzz called Tap Time. Scott and his wife Kelle live in North Little Rock with their 3 cats and a fully-stocked beer fridge.

Lost Forty Brewing has partnered with critically acclaimed Arkansas-based doom metal band Pallbearer to celebrate the band’s 10th anniversary. The collaboration features two shows in Arkansas and a collaboration beer that the band helped brew. The beer, called The Legend pilsner, will be debuting this Saturday during a special show …




Rebel Kettle Brewing Company is preparing a major expansion into Conway. The Little Rock brewery aims to be the first legal beermaking operation in Faulkner County after state lawmakers approved Act 681, which allows for the operation of microbrewery/restaurants in dry counties. Rebel Kettle is looking to start things rolling with …




Founded in 2003, the Arkansas Brewers Guild works to promote and protect the craft beer industry in Arkansas. It also offers not just business advice and sharing of trade information between the breweries but lobbying support in the best interest of all its members. Sylvia Blain was hired last year …




In April 2005, a group of wildlife scientists reported observing several “firm” sightings of an ivory-billed woodpecker in Central Arkansas. Nicknamed “The Lord God Bird,” the last authenticated sighting in the United States was in 1944 in the swamps of Louisiana. Well, it’s with great pleasure I can now tell …




Drink Insider covers the men and women behind Little Rock’s beverage scene. Whether it’s our brewers, bartenders or distillers, Central Arkansas has many talented people making the drinks you love. Today, we catch up with Zac Thompson, cellarman at Lost Forty Brewing. The last time you were featured on Drink …




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