The 9 Most Horrifying Disasters That Ever Happened In Arkansas

Arkansans are some of the most resilient folks in the nation. We can survive tragedies both natural and human caused all while trying to lend a hand to our neighbors in need. Let’s honor the fallen and look back to the disasters that struck Arkansas hard. Entries are ranked by total damages and stats are from FEMA’s disaster declarations.

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Arkansas is a state of survivors. When was a time you persevered in the face of an Arkansas disaster?

If you’d like more details, you can read the full feature on Simmons or the 2000 ice storm.

If you’re rather depressed from reading about all the destruction, here’s some good news about a fallen Arkansas landmark.