Few People Know About This Outrageous Feud Of Arkansas’ Past That Called In The National Guard
Arkansas may be a state dedicated to its history, but there’s some stories that slip from memories and text books. One such instance is the 1931 Church War of Jonesboro. Not many folks are aware of this bizarre, over-the-top series of feuds that tore the familiar town apart. Let’s delve into the wild account of clashing congregations.
Before we begin, it’s important to note that today’s good people of Jonesboro were not affiliated with the folks of this article’s focus.
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Wow! Do you recall learning about this war? Isn’t it just over the top? Share your thoughts with us in the comments below!
Arkansas native, Carol Ann Carson, has written for OnlyInYourState for two years now. She resides in Western Arkansas' Mountain Frontier but calls NWA home as well. The graduate of University of Arkansas - Fort Smith, Carol Ann earned her B.A. in English and will soon be pursing her M.A. in Library Science. She loves exploring the trails around the Buffalo National River and has yet to find a waterfall that wasn't her favorite.
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