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These 9 Arkansas Towns Are Famous For Super Weird Reasons

There are plenty of places in Arkansas that get national attention, and some of them become famous for really weird reasons. Not for terrible reasons, per se. For example, no one brought home a live landmine and had their neighborhood evacuated or anything (like number two on this list). From ghost lights to earthquake swarms, these nine towns have experienced everything from hard-to-explain natural phenomenon to strange paranormal activity.

If you’re feel up to a list of even creepier occurrences, click here. You might also enjoy this list of bizarre stories you’ve probably never heard before.

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.