The diversity of the North Central Arkansas landscape provides endless adventures. Take time to enjoy all the opportunities for outdoor recreation, witness the wonders of underground caverns, cast a line at Bull Shoals Lake or try trout fishing on the White River, enjoy nature on a classic hiking trail or pick up the pace on miles of IMBA EPIC mountain bike trails. Graduate School: 501-686-5454; News Media. For media inquiries during business hours (8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Central time, Monday through Friday), call the Communications office at 501-686-8998. After normal business hours, a Communications staff person can be reached by pager at 501-395-5989. Information Technology Help State Policy Landing Page. By mid-December, six states (MA, MI, NJ, NY, OH and RI) and the District of Columbia had convened their regular sessions.