Land auction in Craighead Co. nets over $355,000

Land auction in Craighead Co. nets over $355,000
(Source: Pablo)

JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) - Dozens of bidders paid big money to buy land in Craighead County.

The Commissioner of State Lands announced Monday that 35 registered bidders bought 34 of 41 available parcels of land during a recent auction.

The purchases totaled $355,209.42 for the county and state governments.

The Land Commissioner's office conducts one tax-delinquent sale per county each year to dispose of land which has been certified with taxes past-due, according to the announcement.

For more information about purchasing land from the state agency, go here.

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