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A Place Worth Visiting Video

When you first arrive in Independence County, you will take in views of the beautiful Ozark foothills, a region of rolling forest and pasture criss crossed with rivers and creeks called “the gateway to the Ozarks.” This area of Northern Arkansas situated between ascending mountains to the west and delta lowlands to the east boasts some ofthe oldest history in the state as well as prestigious and cutting-edge industry, commerce, education, and recreation. Here, visitors find the oldest surviving city in Arkansas, Batesville, complete with picturesque Victorian homes and a thriving main street lined with historic buildings restored formodern shopping, dining, and entertainment. The area has long been home to farmers and small town charm, while simultaneously hosting a growing number of businesses and two colleges, which draw newcomers from around the globe, a unique combination for the size of the community. But what’s unique is what you will find when you venture into Independence County.


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