The Civil War came to the Arkansas Ozarks in March 1862 with the battle of Pea Ridge. Then, in April, units of the 4th Iowa Cavalry embarked from Springfield, Mo., on a White River expedition. Read Entire Article
During the week of April 14th Ouachita County will commemorate the 150th anniversary of the Occupation of Camden, Arkansas and the Battle of Poison Spring.
Boom! Cannonballs erupt on Baxter County soil — then Marion County — during the Civil War. Many people give little notice to the Ozarks when taking survey of the Civil War. Read Entire Article
April marks the 150th anniversary of the 1864 Camden Expedition, and the Arkansas Civil War Sesquicentennial Commission has sanctioned a number of activities
Local history buffs don’t have to take an expensive tour to see points of interest from the Civil War. Read Entire Article
The Arkansas Civil War Sesquicentennial Commission has awarded $8,050 in grants for events commemorating the 150th anniversary of the Civil War.