City of Paragould
Rich in History and Tradition

Paragould is located 150 miles northeast of Little Rock and 80 miles northwest of West Memphis. Paragould is situated atop Crowley’s Ridge and located along the Crowley’s Ridge Parkway National Scenic Byway. We are near to some of the most plentiful lakes, streams, and rivers in all of Arkansas.

Paragould is a growing city that is rich in history and tradition. The Greene County Fair is more than 100 years old and is the single largest county fair in the state.

Our historic downtown is home to Art and Stroll and the State's largest Zombie Walk. The downtown area is located on Pruett Street and includes the restored Collins Theatre and the Greene County 1888 Historic Courthouse, home of the Paragould Regional Chamber of Commerce.

Fire Department

Enhancing the community's quality of life by preventing and minimizing injury and loss of life or property.

Police Department

Protecting and serving "The Friendly City" of Paragould, AR with pride.

Parks & Recreation

Dedicated to the maintenance and appearance of all of our city parks.

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Greene County continues to be widely affected by the Hep A outbreak. To help fight this outbreak the Greene County Health Department has scheduled several mass vaccination clinics in Paragould. Citizens are urged to take advantage of these clinics to protect themselves and reduce the spread of Hep A.

Location: Greene County Health Dept, 801 Goldsmith Rd
Tuesday, August 14th from 8am-4:30pm.

Location: Paragould Community Center 3404 Linwood Dr
Wednesday, August 15th from 7am to 7pm.

Location: East Side Baptist Church, 529 E. Court St.
Thursday, August 16th from 7am to 7pm.
Friday, August 17th from 7am to 7pm.

If you have questions, please contact the Greene County Health Department at (870) 236-7782.