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150th Anniversary of Cross County


Cross County is one of only two counties created during the time Arkansas was part of the Confederate States of America. Plans include a birthday party at the county courthouse (photo right) in Wynne, a self-guided tour around the county's Civil War era sites, a Civil War exhibit at the Cross County Museum and Archives, and a Walks Through History presentation by the Arkansas Historic Preservation Program.  A week-long celebration is planned, beginning November 11 and running through November 17, 2012. The actual birthday party is Thursday, November 15. Contact the Cross County Chamber of Commerce for details at 870-238-2601.