801 West River Street, Ozark Arkansas 72949
Owned by St. Edward Mercy Medical Center in Ft. Smith and a member of The Sisters of Mercy Health System, Mercy Hospital/Turner Memorial provides quality healthcare in a Christian environment.
On June 4, 1990 the licensed 39 bed Turner Memorial Hospital was purchased by St. Edward Mercy Medical Center, and was renamed Mercy Hospital/Turner Memorial. Turner Memorial Hospital was made possible by the provisions in the will of the late J.S. Turner. The hospital opened on November 17, 1952 and is situated on 4.5 acres which overlook the beautiful Arkansas River.
Mercy Hospital/Turner Memorial offers 24 hour emergency service with a staff physician on duty. The professional staff includes 2 family practitioners, 2 internists and 1 general surgeon. The hospital is Medicare/Medicaid certified.
(Booneville) Booneville Community Hospital
(Van Buren) Crawford County Memorial Hospital
(Fort Smith) Harbor View Mercy Hospital
(Danville) John Ed Chambers Memorial Hospital
(Clarksville) Johnson Regional Medical Center
(Ozark) Mercy Hospital/Turner Memorial
07/02 Coming to The Ozark area
Arkansas Literary Festival Little Rock AR April18-21 The tenth anniversary gathering with events on both sides of the river. Featuring well known authors Larry McMurtry and Diana Ossana.
Riverfest Little Rock AR May24-26 Riverfest is a celebration of visual and performing arts that is held annually over Memorial Day weekend on the banks of the Arkansas River in Little Rock.
National Poultry Festival Rogers AR June14-15 In addition to a music concert, the weekend events includes a golf tournament, fishing tournament, skeet shoot, horseshoe tournament, ladies luncheon, motorcycle rally, kids’ activities, ice cream socials, a barbecue cooking contest, and a barbecue fair where delicious food can be sampled.
Johnson County Peach Festival Clarksville AR July25-28 Johnson County Peach Festival is the oldest festival in the State. Concessionaires bring their wares from good ol' home cookin' to handmade arts and crafts. Enjoy live entertainment and don't miss the Peach Cobbler Bake-Off and Jam/Jelly Contest.
National Championship Chuckwagon Races Clinton AR August31-September2 Chuckwagon Races, Snowy River Race, bronc fanning, music, concerts, camping, trail riding, western trade show, horse and mule clinics, seminars, and barn dances.
Arkansas Apple Festival Lincoln AR October4-6 The centerpiece of the festival is the unequalled variety of arts and crafts, featuring works of some of the most talented artisans in the Ozarks. One of the highlights of the Arkansas Apple Festival is the Apple Core Throwing Contest, a test of strength, accuracy, aerodynamics, and just plain luck.