Upcoming Meeting Dates and Topics
December 19—Johnny Story from River Valley Radio will talk about the history of radio in the Arkansas River Valley.
January 16—Bruce Hall from Acclaim Press will discuss publishing a book about Yell County History.
Each meeting features a guest expert speaker on a component of the colorful history of Yell County.
Meetings—3rd Monday of each month.
Location—Family Life Center at the Dardanelle Methodist Church
Locust & 2nd Streets.
The Mission of the Yell County Historical Society is to promote individual and general interest in the history of Yell County. We collect, preserve and publish pertinent information concerning Yell County history.
YCHS works to identify historical sites and landmarks. Many of the historical markers you see in Yell County were paid for and installed by the Yell County Historical Society. We conduct tours of historical sites and prepare articles for magazines, bulletins and books. YCHS is the parent organization of the True Grit Trail project. Of particular interest is demonstrating to all the importance and value of learning about individuals and events that have affected life in Yell County.
PO Box 622 | Dardanelle, AR 72834