Hiram Walker Plant Keeps Fort Smith in High Spirits by Jan Cottingham Posted 11/13/2017 12:00 am Updated 1 year ago In a city hard hit by manufacturing declines during the past decade, the Hiram Walker plant, set on 32 acres at the south end of town, is a bright spot. Want the Full Article? Get Unlimited Archive Access for $19.95 per Year Readers must pay to access articles older than 15 days. Articles newer than 15 days are not included in this offer. Purchase Now Already have archive access? Login to view this article.