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Old 23-04-2014, 08:19 PM   #174
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Sas is the 29th largest in square miles and the 32nd most populous of the 50 United States.. The capital and most populous city is Little Rock, located in the central portion of the state, a hub for transportation, business, culture, and government.. The northwestern corner of the state, including the Fayetteville–Springdale–Rogers Metropolitan Area and Fort Smith metropolitan area, is also an important population, education, and economic center..The largest city in the eastern part of the state is Jonesboro...

Arkansas can generally be split into 2 halves, the highlands in the northwest half and the lowlands of the southeastern half..The highlands are part of the Southern Interior Highlands, including The Ozarks and the Ouachita Mountains.. The southern lowlands include the Gulf Coastal Plain and the Arkansas Delta..This dual split is somewhat simplistic, however, and thus usually yields to general regions named northwest, southwest, northeast, southeast, or central Arkansas.. These directionally named regions are also not defined along county lines and are also broad. Arkansas has 7 distinct natural regions: the Ozark Mountains, Ouachita Mountains, Arkansas River Valley, Gulf Coastal Plain, Crowley's Ridge, and the Arkansas Delta, with Central Arkansas sometimes included as a blend of multiple regions...

The Territory of Arkansas was admitted to the Union as the 25th state on June 15, 1836..According to legend Petit Jean was actually a young 18th century French woman. When she discovered that her fiance planned to explore the Louisiana Territory, she cut her hair, disguised herself as a boy and managed to find a position as a cabin boy.. In addition to the lodge there are 32 cabins and 127 campsites available for park visitors..The canyon and bluffs were created by Cedar Creek, which cascades into the canyon in an impressive 95-foot (29 m) waterfall. Above the falls, Cedar Creek has been dammed to create the 100-acre (40 ha) Lake Bailey which is used for pedal-boating and fishing..Generally, Arkansas has hot, humid summers and cold, slightly drier winters. In Little Rock, the daily high temperatures average around 93 °F (34 °C) with lows around 73 °F (23 °C) in July..The half of the state south of Little Rock is more apt to see ice storms. Arkansas' all-time record high is 120 °F (49 °C) at Ozark on August 10, 1936; the all-time record low is −29 °F (−34 °C) at Gravette, on February 13, 1905..Arkansas is known for extreme weather and many storms. A typical year will see thunderstorms, tornadoes, hail, snow and ice storms. Between both the Great Plains and the Gulf States, Arkansas receives around 60 days of thunderstorms... 5.. So he or she, cream or no, is doing more good out there every day than any lawyer or stockbroker or president of the United States can ever do in their lifetime..There are moments which mark your life. Moments when you realize nothing will ever be the same and time is divided into 2 parts, before this, and after ...

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