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10 Undeniable Ways To Prove Beyond All Doubt That Arkansas Is A Southern State

We’ve all heard the arguments.

“Arkansas is in the South.”

“No, it’s midwestern.”

“Nope, it’s the midsouth.”

We even had a lively discussion about it in the comment thread on a recent article. Well, I’m on the side of Arkansas is the South, and I’ve compiled a list of reasons why.

For more things that bring us together as Arkansans, here are bizarre experiences we’ve all had and here are things that make us all angry.

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.