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15 Reasons Why Arkansas Is Hands Down The Best Southern State

If you’ve been following Only in Arkansas’s posts for awhile, you might recall that we had a discussion about whether or not Arkansas is a Southern state. That discussion was quite lively in the comments another article, too. Well, I’m here to say that Arkansas is not only a southern state, it’s most definitely the best southern state. You’ll find a list of 15 reasons why below.

If you’re looking for more things that make Arkansas awesome, you need to check this out. For the most perfectly southern town in the Natural State, click here.

J.B. Weisenfels
J.B. Weisenfels has lived in rural Arkansas for three decades. She is a writer, a mom, and a graduate student. She is also an avid collector of tacky fish whatnots, slightly chipped teapots, and other old things. In her spare time she enjoys driving to the nearest creek to sit a while. If you were to visit her, she'd try to feed you cornbread.