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Union County, Arkansas

US county information
NameUnion County
StateArkansas
SeatEl Dorado
US Area
Total Area1055.27 sq mi (2733.1 km2)
Land Area1038.90 sq mi (2690.8 km2)
Water Area16.37 sq mi (42.4 km2)
Population41639 (2010)
Density15.47/km2 (40.1/sq mi)
FoundedNovember 2, 1829

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Union County is a county located in the U.S. state of Arkansas. As of 2010, the population was 41,639. The county seat is El Dorado. The county was formed on November 2, 1829, and named in recognition of the citizens' petition for a new county, stating that they were petitioning "in the spirit of Union and Unity".

The El Dorado Micropolitan Statistical Area includes all of Union County.

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On August 23, 1987, seventeen-year-old Kevin Ives and sixteen-year-old Don Henry, were murdered in a rural community just south of Little Rock. Their bodies ...
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Driving around downtown El Dorado, AR. Filmed on December 30, 2011.
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A Mississippian Explains How Mississippi Left The Union 150 Years Ago This Month.
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Rotary Club donates for butterfly garden - El Dorado News-Times Tweet this news
El Dorado News-Times--By Lauren Martin The Master Gardeners of -Union County- will soon begin the installation of a butterfly garden at the South -Arkansas- Arboretum, thanks to a $1000 donation from the El Dorado Rotary Club after Master Gardeners Charlo - Date : Wed, 20 Apr 2011 13:10:56 GMT+00:00
Speaker's Circuit - El Dorado News-Times Tweet this news
El Dorado News-Times--Abbott is the current president of the -Union County- Master Gardeners and a board member of the South -Arkansas- Arboretum. She is married to John Abbott and has to children, Dr. Alice Abbott and John Abbott. She also has four grand - Date : Mon, 18 Apr 2011 13:17:12 GMT+00:00
40 years in prison - El Dorado News-Times Tweet this news
El Dorado News-Times--By Tim Kessler An El Dorado man was sentenced to a prison term Thursday after pleading guilty to a second-degree murder charge in -Union County- Circuit Court in connection with the shooting death of his wife. Quadro Kenyatta Miles, - Date : Sat, 16 Apr 2011 13:03:14 GMT+00:00
ATU Upgrades Near Completion - Fort Smith Times Record Tweet this news
Fort Smith Times Record--The $1.73 million renovation of the -Arkansas- Tech University-Ozark Campus student -union- is nearly completed, and a public grand opening is planned at 3 pm April 26, Laura Rudolph, the college's public relations director, - Date : Sat, 16 Apr 2011 13:14:31 GMT+00:00
LOVETT v. STATE - Leagle.com Tweet this news
Leagle.com--A -Union County- jury convicted Andrew Lovett of second-degree murder, felon in possession of a firearm, and a firearm enhancement and sentenced him to consecutive sentences totaling sixty-eight years in prison. He brings two points on appeal: - Date : Thu, 14 Apr 2011 11:30:20 GMT+00:00
Mansfield Narrows Superintendent List - Fort Smith Times Record Tweet this news
Fort Smith Times Record--Chosen to be interviewed to fill the superintendent position for the 2011-12 school year were: Danny Jack Broach of Rison, a former Huttig (-Union County-) School District superintendent; Daniel J. Slack of El Dorado Springs, Mo., - Date : Tue, 12 Apr 2011 14:01:38 GMT+00:00
Ark. court strikes down law that would ban adoption by gay, lesbian parents - Bay Windows Tweet this news
Bay Windows--The -Arkansas- Supreme Court on Thursday, April 7 rejected a voter-approved initiative that barred gay and lesbian couples, and unmarried straight couples who live together, from serving as adoptive or foster parents. Associate Justice Robert - Date : Mon, 11 Apr 2011 18:58:08 GMT+00:00
Arkansas Court Strikes Down "Gay Adoption Ban" - Passport Magazine (blog) Tweet this news
Passport Magazine (blog)--The American Civil Liberties -Union- and the ACLU of -Arkansas- filed a lawsuit against the ban on behalf of children, parents and couples harmed by the law, known as Act 1, in December 2008. The -Arkansas- Supreme Court's d - Date : Thu, 07 Apr 2011 19:54:30 GMT+00:00
Rain, high winds swoop down in area - El Dorado News-Times Tweet this news
El Dorado News-Times---Union County- was rocked by high winds and a severe thunderstorm Monday morning. Ferocious winds, a deluge of rain and a funnel swirling above Norphlet caused a one-mile swath of damage, according to residents of the area. The damag - Date : Wed, 06 Apr 2011 13:00:40 GMT+00:00
Speaker's Circuit - El Dorado News-Times Tweet this news
El Dorado News-Times--He has been serving South -Arkansas- for more than 15 years. He said he looks forward to informing the public and raising contributions for the Miracle League of South -Arkansas-. The field will be built at the El Dorado--Union Count - Date : Tue, 05 Apr 2011 12:52:35 GMT+00:00

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Municipalities and communities of Union County, Arkansas

County seat: El Dorado
CitiesCalion * El Dorado * Huttig * Junction City * Norphlet * Smackover * Strong
TownFelsenthal
Unincorporated
community
Bolding



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