50states.com: Arkansas http://www.50states.com/arkansas.htm
The site provides a wealth of information about Arkansas. It includes everything from the highest point to county profile to climate.
Things To Do in Arkansas http://www.thingstodo.com/states/AR/index.htm
ThingsToDo.com is an online guide to information about entertainment, recreation, and travel in Arkansas, and includes the state's interesting facts, famous people, and special events.
Roadside America: Arkansas Attractions http://www.roadsideamerica.com/map/ar.html
Roadside America describes itself as an online guide to offbeat attractions. This site offers reviews of "weird sites along the highway" in Arkansas.
FedStats: MapStat: United States: Arkansas http://www.fedstats.gov/qf/states/05000.html
Fast access to statistics from more than 100 federal agencies on "economic and population trends, crime, education, health care, aviation safety, energy use, farm production and more" in Arkansas.
The United States' only active diamond mine is located near Murfreesboro. It is operated as a tourist attraction. Diamonds are also Arkansas' state gem.
Arkansas has experienced only one major earthquake. The New Madrid earthquake of 1811-1812 affected the northeastern part of the state.
Little Rock got its name from a natural stone landmark on the bank of the Arkansas River. There was also a "Big Rock" located further upstream.
President Bill Clinton was born in Hope, but he grew up in Hot Springs, site of Arkansas' most popular national park.
Some Famous People from this State
Maya Angelou, dancer, poet, and author of many books, including I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings
Hattie Caraway, first woman Senator
Johnny Cash, country-western singer
Presidents from Arkansas with links to ipl2's POTUS (Presidents of the United States) page: