Monroeville, the inspiration for the town in To Kill a Mockingbird and home to several notable writers, is considered the “Literary Capital of America”. Over 400 structures in the historic downtown are on “The National Register of Historic Places”. Monroeville has its own airport, with plans to expand in the near future, and an exciting rails-to-trails project is currently underway in north Monroe County.
Blytheville is located in the northeast corner of the state, just an hour's drive from Memphis. Initially established as a lumber mill town in the 1880's, Blytheville has emerged as a steel production center and a strong agri-business.
Hope, the original home of President Bill Clinton, is a small town with lots of parks, outdoor activities and entertainment options.
Located along the Mississippi River, Osceola is a family oriented town just 50 miles north of Memphis and 175 miles northeast of Little Rock. Residents may enjoy fishing, duck and deer hunting, and exceptional blues music.
Located in Northeast Arkansas and 1.5 hours from Memphis, TN, Paragould is a growing city that is rich in history and tradition. Residents enjoy historical landmarks, numerous outdoor activities, and a thriving music scene.
Located in the heart of the Appalachian Mountains, Hyden was founded in 1878 and has made large contributions to the bluegrass music culture. Situated along the Middle Fork of the Kentucky River, Hyden has a small town charm and offers hunting, ATV trails, camping and hiking.
A rural community, McDowell is located in southeastern Kentucky in the Central Appalachian Mountains. McDowell offers many activities for the outdoor enthusiast, including baseball, tennis, swimming, golfing, camping and boating.
Located in southeastern Kentucky, Middlesboro offers beautiful views of both the Cumberland Gap National Historic Park, the second largest historical park in the nation, and Pine Mountain State Park, Kentucky's first state park. Middlesboro is just a short drive to Knoxville, TN, home to plenty of shopping, dining, and more.
West Liberty, KY
Located in eastern Kentucky, West Liberty has just over 3,000 residents and is situated in the central west foothills of the historic Appalachian Mountains. The community has the appeal of small-town living, but is easily accessible to urban areas, such as Lexington 90 miles to the west and Ashland 70 miles northeast.
Whitesburg is located at the base of the Pine Mountain chain in Southeastern Kentucky near the Virginia border. With a population of 1,500 residents, Whitesburg offers the appeal of small town living but is easily accessible to major urban areas.