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Van Buren County borders Greers Ferry Lake and also contains part of the Ozark Mountains. We are an ideal tourist destination for safe and wholesome outdoor vacations for the individual, couple, group, or family. The landscape is rugged and mountainous to the north and rolling to the south.

June & July: History and Meaning

Before our modern calendar, June and July were the fourth and fifth months of the year respectively on the Roman Calendar. June dropped to 29 days briefly after becoming the fifth month under Numa but regained its full 30 during the Julian Reform. July has always had 31 days but was originally known as Quintilis. It was re-named in honor of Julius Caesar in 44 BC and became the seventh month.

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