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Although sometimes referred to as the Ozark Mountains, the region is a high and deeply dissected plateau. Geologically, the area is a broad dome around the Saint Francois Mountains. The Ozark Highlands area, the Ouachita Mountains of Arkansas and Oklahoma, and the Black Hills of South Dakota are the only major highland regions in the U.S. between the Appalachians and the Rocky Mountains. The Ozarks and Ouachitas are sometimes referred to collectively. For example, the ecoregion called Ozark Mountain Forests includes the Ouachita Mountains, although the Arkansas River valley and the Ouachitas, both south of the Boston Mountains, are not usually considered part of the Ozarks.
News from the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Nov 21, 2014 9:58 pm
TULSA, Okla. Two convenience store owners have been sentenced to federal prison for distributing more than 127 kilograms of synthetic cannabinoids.
Nov 21, 2014 9:19 pm
JONESBORO Two professors in Arkansas State University's College of Business have won the 2013 Bernard J. LaLonde Best Paper Award.
Nov 21, 2014 8:49 pm
LITTLE ROCK Arkansas Congressman-elect French Hill has been picked by the House Republican Steering Committee to serve on the Financial Services Committee in Congress next year.
Nov 21, 2014 7:42 pm
LITTLE ROCK Judges in two Arkansas courtrooms are reviewing challenges to the state's gay-marriage ban, but it's possible such unions could still come to Arkansas by other means.
Nov 21, 2014 7:27 pm
Arkansans who are interested in becoming a teacher in the can learn more about the process at the Arkansas Department of Education's Becoming an Arkansas Teacher event.
Nov 21, 2014 7:12 pm
The Salvation Army launched their red kettle campaign for the holiday season Friday morning at the Park Plaza Mall. First Lady Ginger Beebe was on hand along with local media's "first lad...
Nov 21, 2014 6:15 pm
An unidentified man robbed a Russellville tobacco store at gunpoint, escaping with cash but apologizing for scaring the clerk before he fled.
Nov 21, 2014 4:59 pm
LITTLE ROCK Outgoing Arkansas Gov. Mike Beebe has set a special election for April 14 to fill the vacant state Senate seat that had been held by the incoming governor's new chief of staff.
Nov 21, 2014 4:30 pm
A Poyen math teacher was named the 2015 Arkansas Teacher of the Year Friday, officials say.
Nov 21, 2014 3:16 pm
Arkansas's unemployment rate fell to 6 percent in October, the Department of Workforce Services said Friday.