A Massive Ice Storm Froze Arkansas In 2000 And It Will Never Be Forgotten
Since the weather has been dreadfully hot and humid (pretty sure I was wearing a sweater last week, what happened to that?), we thought a blast of cold air from the past would help chill out sweaty Arkansans. Wrap up with a blanket as we look back to Arkansas’ worst ice storm.
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What do you remember most about the ice storm? Do you think we’ll even have snow this year?
If that was a bit too traumatic to scroll though, have a palate cleanser with these funny memes.
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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