not from town
not from town

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#1 May 18, 2012
when i was a child my family took a vacation to jasper arkansas. i loooved it, it was beautiful but i do not recall seeing black ppl. ive been tring to plan a vacation for me and my boyfriend who happens to be black. would this be a problem in jasper? kkk's not gonna try to kill us right?
Branson native

Branson, MO

#2 Oct 31, 2012
It wouldn't be ADVISED. I am sure no one would harm you, but just be careful. There is not one black person in all of newton county....which has over 8000 people...that has to tell you something!
Jasmine

Conway, AR

#3 Jan 28, 2013
The person above is ignorant. I am a native of newton county, so I know the mindset of the hillbilly descendants like myself. There is no KKK here- it is in Boone county. Hillbillies didn't have slaves! They were too damn poor. Also, there are black people in newton county, not many though. I'd be more afraid of Boone county.

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