Arkansas River: Vince Miller from Fish N Stuff said the river conditions are getting better and fish are beginning to move shallower. In a week or two, fishing should be excellent.
Hatchet Jacks Sport Shop (501-758-4958) said crappie are fair on blue/black jigs and red/chartreuse jigs fished below the dam. White bass are excellent on jigs and cut shad. Catfishing is good on skipjack and shad.
McSwain Sports Center (501-945-2471) said crappie are biting well on minnows and blue jigs. Bass are biting well around the rocks.
Little Maumelle River - River Valley Marina (501-517-1250) said crappie are biting well on pink minnows in 8 feet of water. Bass are biting well around the banks. White bass are moving into the shallow water as well and are biting spinners and crankbaits.
Hatchet Jacks Sport Shop (501-758-4958) said crappie are excellent on pink minnows, regular minnows and jigs fished 10 to 14 feet deep in the creek. White bass are biting well on jigs and bass minnows.