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December
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Collector's Winter 2017 meeting...

The collectors' winter 2017 meeting will be Dec. 6-8 at the Embassy Suites in Little Rock.

December
18+

Human Resources Seminar...

Association of Arkansas Counties' Risk Management will host this one-day seminar on Human Resources.

January
28+

Sheriffs' 2018 Winter Conference...

The Arkansas Sheriffs' Associaiton will hold its Winter 2018 meeting the Little Rock Marriott.

February
7+

Judges' 2018 Winter Meeting...

The County Judges' Association of Arkansas will host its 2018 Winter meeting at The Wyndham Hotel in North Little Rock.

February
21+

Circuit Clerks Winter 2018 Meeting...

The Arkansas Circuit Clerks Association will meet at the DeGray Lake State Park in Bismarck.

March
8+

Treasurers' 2018 Spring Meeting...

The Arkansas County Treasurers' Spring 2017 Continuing Education conference will held at DeGray Lake State Park in Bismarck.

Faulkner County Judge appoints new coroner...

Thorn replaces Robert Edwards, who was appointed interim coroner when the late Faulkner County Coroner Patrick Moore died in September. Edwards will become the deputy coroner.

County dedicates facility to Pat Moore...

The facility is named the Patrick F. Moore Building to honor Moore's tireless efforts that led the county getting it.

Over 100 counties lining up to sue big pharma...

AAC is awaiting individual counties to authorize suits and sign engagement letters, after the state’s county judges association voted unanimously to support possible litigation.

Boozman tours Crawford County jail...

Sheriff’s Office has seen an 89 percent “closure rate” on criminal cases.

Benton County gets new voting machines...

Benton County's justices of the peace approved spending $2.4 million for new voting equipment last month.

160 Little Rock officers to start carrying opioid ...

Narcan is the brand name of the anti-opioid medication naloxone, which counteracts the effects of a narcotic overdose.

State's AG says drugs big concern in counties...

Faulkner County Judge Jim Baker recalled a conversation he had with the coroner about the rising body count caused by overdoses.

Grant to provide training to 600 emergency respond...

Grant will train officers in Randolph and Clay counties on the Missouri border and Phillips County. It includes the majority of the Arkansas Delta region.

Sebastian County JPs vote to proceed with jail exp...

Heroin and "Other Opiates and Synthetics" comprised 60 confirmed cases, or 20 percent, of abused substances for the first quarter of 2017 in Garland County.

75 Counties. One Voice.

We serve as the official voice for Arkansas counties. The overall purpose of the Association of Arkansas Counties (AAC) is to work for the improvement of county government in the state of Arkansas. Our website includes information about the AAC and about Arkansas counties in general, including contact information for all elected officials. Information also is available about our membership benefits and services for counties. We also have current topics, such as legislative information and AAC's position on matters affecting county government. A calendar of association events also is available online, as well as links to our many publications. Our nine affiliate associations also are accessible through our website. "Helpful Links" provides a short list of links to other websites of interest. You may also contact the AAC staff through our website and learn a little more about who we are. Enjoy your time browsing through Arkansas counties!


"A Prescription for Action: Local Leadership in Ending the Opioid Crisis" is a joint report issued by National Association of Counties (NACo) and National League of Cities (NLC). Click on the the photo to access a printable PDF of the report.


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County Lines Summer 2017