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White County, Arkansas

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White County is Arkansas's 31st county, formed on October 23, 1835 and named for Hugh Lawson White, a Whig candidate for President of the United States.

On May 17, 1862, White County was the site of the Little Red Skirmish between Union Major General Samuel J Curtis and a force of about 100 loosely organized rebels, followed by the action at Whitney Lane in June. also known as The Skirmish at Searcy Landing.

For a complete list of Towns, Townships & Communities, please see Wikipedia.

Adjacent Counties


  • Bald Knob
  • Beebe
  • Bradford
  • Judsonia
  • Kensett
  • McRae
  • Pangburn
  • Searcy (County Seat)



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