Baxter County, in north-central Arkansas, shares its northern border with the state of Missouri. Containing about 600 square miles of mountain scenery and pure waters, Baxter County is both a retirement and tourist destination. Enjoy Baxter County: Lake Norfork & Bull Shoals Lake; White River, North Fork River & Buffalo National River.
The Sheriff’s Department Administration Division is headed by Office Manager Beverly Schmidt. This Division consists of three employees who manage the ‘business’ side of the Sheriff’s Office. In addition to financial and operational responsibilities, they have daily contact with members of the public in the office and by phone.