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El Dorado and Union County have evolved from an oil town into an area rich in southern charm and history. Explore our website to learn more about what makes us unique.

Living in El Dorado means knowing your neighbors' names and faces. It means your children will go to college, thanks to the El Dorado Promise. And it means you'll be part of a community that is continually working to create an even better place to live.

From healthcare to energy to education to professional services, El Dorado and Union County offer an opportunity to everyone.

Whether you're looking for something good to eat or something fun to do, El Dorado has it all. From our nationally-recognized Downtown to the variety of family and cultural activities, you don't have to look hard to find something entertaining.

There is always something to do in El Dorado and Union County. Check out our Community Calendar and start planning your week!

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For the weekend
Friday, March 17, 2017

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Strong High School to host semi-pro football game
Thursday, March 16, 2017

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The El Dorado Promise
Is a unique scholarship program that provides graduates of El Dorado High School a tuition scholarship that can be used at any accredited Arkansas public university or community college or any accredited private or out-of-state university. 

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Insider's Guide

Visitors' & Newcomers' Guide 2017

Make yourself right at home in El Dorado, with a little help from the El Dorado Insider’s 2017 Visitors’ and Newcomers’ Guide. Designed especially for visitors, new residents, and prospective residents, this annual publication includes essential information about every aspect of the city. Not only does it include a 2017 events calendar, a directory of city services, and a guide to active groups in the area, it also introduces you to some of the personalities making it all run like clockwork.

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A Canadian-based forestry and sawmilling company is planning to update and re-start a sawmill complex in El Dorado.

Officials with Conifex Timber Inc. joined Gov. Asa Hutchinson and local officials Monday in announcing an $80 million dollar investment in the operation that was formerly owned by Georgia Pacific

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