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Walnut Ridge, AR
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U.S. Highway 67 (SW 1st St.) at Main Street
Walnut Ridge, AR 72476

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The Walnut Ridge Amtrak facility is located in the historic former Missouri Pacific-Iron Mountain depot, restored in 1995. Although this station is an unstaffed facility, an inside heated and cooled waiting area with handicapped accessible restrooms is available. The station is opened prior to train time by the Walnut Ridge police. If waiting room is locked, passengers are advised to contact police department (police station and city hall is located diagonally across tracks from depot.) Amtrak's Walnut Ridge station also serves the nearby cities of Jonesboro, Paragould and Pocahontas.

Note: In the tables below, links appear in color. Click any address link to get driving directions from station. All links open in a separate window. Listings appear only as a convenience, are subject to change without notice and do not constitute endorsement.


Walnut Ridge High School
508 E Free St - 0.7 mi SE
(870) 886-6623
Williams Baptist College
60 W Fulbright St - 5.3 mi N
(870) 886-6741
Walnut Ridge Army Flying School Museum
2 Sky Watch - 5.9 mi N (Regional Airport)
(870) 886-7357
Preserving the history of Army, Marine and Air Force training operations during and after World War II.
Powhatan Courthouse Museum
4414 Highway 25 - 10.0 mi W (1 mi S of Black Rock on Hwy 25)
(870) 878-6794
1888 Victorian brick structure housing Lawrence County government for over a century, now a museum and state park
Old Davidsonville State Park
7953 Highway 166 S - 15.0 mi NW (Arkansas Highway 361, 4 mi N of Black Rock, AR)
(870) 892-4708
Historic old riverport city on Black River; camping, fishing, nature trails, museum
Lake Charles State Park
3705 Highway 25 - 16.0 mi W (6 mi south of Black Rock, AR)
(870) 878-6595
645 acre lake; campgrounds, fishing, swimming, nature trail
Arkansas State University Fine Arts Center Gallery
114 S Caraway - 22.0 mi NE (ASU campus)
(870) 972-3050
Changing exhibits of local and regional art

Sep 2 Arkansas State v. Toledo (Football)
Centennial Bank Stadium
Sep 24 Arkansas State v. Central Arkansas (Football)
Centennial Bank Stadium
Oct 5 Arkansas State v. Georgia Southern (Football)
Centennial Bank Stadium
Oct 15 Arkansas State v. South Alabama (Football)
Centennial Bank Stadium
Oct 29 Arkansas State v. Louisiana-Monroe (Football)
Centennial Bank Stadium
Nov 12 Arkansas State v. New Mexico State (Football)
Centennial Bank Stadium
Dec 17 ASU Fall Commencement (Academic)
Convocation Center
May 13, 2017 ASU Spring Commencement (Academic)
Arkansas State University

Use this form to get point-to-point directions:
Street address
City State

Cavenaugh Auto World 3227 Hwy 67 - 001.3 mi N
(870) 886-3561
enterprise 1413 Marketplace Dr - 025.5 mi SE (Jonesboro)
(870) 972-0505, 1-800-RENT-A-CAR
hertz 3901 Lindbergh Dr - 029.0 mi SE
(870) 932-0221, 1-800-654-3131
Participates in Amtrak Guest Rewards.

Phillips Motel 501 U.S. Hwy 67 North - 000.6 mi N
(870) 886-6767
daysinn 2805 U.S. Hwy 67 S - 011.8 mi N (in Pocahontas)
(870) 892-9500, 1-800-DAYS-INN
Scottish Inn 1501 Highway 67 N - 014.5 mi N (in Pocahontas)
(870) 892-4527
holiday 3006 S Caraway Rd - 026.0 mi SE (in Jonesboro)
(870) 935-3440, 1-800-HOLIDAY
holiday 2407 Phillips Drive - 026.1 mi SE (in Jonesboro)
(870) 932-5554, 1-800-HOLIDAY
super8 Super 8 Motel 2500 S Caraway Rd - 026.4 mi SE (in Jonesboro)
(870) 972-0849, 1-800-800-8000
comfort 2904 Phillips Drive - 026.7 mi SE (in Jonesboro)
(870) 972-8686, 1-800-228-5150

Airport Jonesboro Municipal - JBR
3900 Lindbergh Drive - 29.0 mi SE
(870) 935-8669
Service by Air Midwest to/from DFW via El Dorado. Walnut Ridge Regional has no scheduled passenger service.

Taxi City Cab - Jonesboro
(870) 972-9722

NEA Taxi - Jonesboro
(870) 930-9910

Paragould (AR) Cab Co.
(870) 236-1153

Thrifty Taxi - Jonesboro
(870) 972-9720


Walnut Ridge Times-Dispatch  •  www.thetd.com
KAIT (8, ABC)  •  www.kait8.com

Lawrence County Chamber of Commerce 109 SW Front St
Walnut Ridge, AR 72476
(870) 886-3232

Sen. John Boozman

320 Hart Senate Office Building
Washington, DC 20510
(202) 224-4843

Sen. Mark L. Pryor

255 Dirksen Senate Office Building
Washington, DC 20510
(202) 224-2353

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