Photo by Art Wilson,
taken Melborne, Izard County, Arkansas,
County was formed on October 17, 1825, as the 13th county of the
Territory of Arkansas. It was formed from parts of Independence County.
It was named for the second Governor of the Territory, George Izard.
is the county seat.
River forms the southwestern border of the county.
The Strawberry River
provides floating and Horseshoe Bend is a resort retirement community.
Rock is on the National Register of Historic Places with its historic
2000 population was 13,249.
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