KARK 4's 60 Anniversary Party

Published 06/06 2014 09:21PM

Updated 06/06 2014 09:31PM

North Little Rock, AR - Thousands showed up for KARK 4's 60th anniversary party at the home of the Arkansas Travelers.

Dickey-Stephens Park played host to the celebration, as news anchors from the past mingled with the current KARK 4 team. 

Former anchor Dave Woodman said, "Just to be asked to be a part of the 60th anniversary celebration, (it's) incredible."

Current anchor, Ashley Ketz added, "To be here standing with all the people that have told stories here in Arkansas for many years is an honor, and it was a lot of fun."

Woodman threw out the first pitch and from there, the game and the party got started.  Fans were able to play Dialing 4 Dollars and take pictures at the Selfie Station. 

Janice Branscum won the first Dialing 4 Dollars at the game, she said it was "Very special for this anniversary for KARK, it's special to win something."

Truman Hill also played Dialing 4 Dollars, he said, "This is fun, I've watched it for a long time, so getting to participate for the first time is really nice."

Truman's wife, Jan, said she has always enjoyed watching KARK 4, "Channel four has always been prominent in our home, we've watched all the way through Roy Mitchell and Carolyn Long, and so it's so great to be there tonight."

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