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St. Francis County Court House

December 4, 2018

The St. Francis County Court House is located in Forest City, Arkansas. It is a large and modern building. Forest City is one of the larger cities in the Delta and the courthouse is always a busy place. It is located near the St. Francis County Museum and near downtown. Advertisements

Lee County Courthouse

The Lee County Court House is located in downtown Marianna. It is an attractive building built on a slight rise overlooking the square. There are several Veteran’s Memorials around the grounds. Here are several more pictures of the courthouse. The city square in front of the court house is a neat place and the people… Read More ›

Cross County Court House

Cross County, Arkansas was created in 1862. Wynne was chosen as county seat in 1903. The Cross County Court House is a large building that contains all the agencies of local government. There are several Historical markers and memorials to veterans of Cross County. There is a large parking area behind the courthouse.

Bolivar County Court House, Cleveland

The Bolivar County Courthouse is a large and imposing building located in downtown Cleveland. Other government offices are located around it. There is a large Confederate monument in front. The grounds are extremely nice and there is a Blues marker about W.C. Handy.

Monroe County Court House

The Monroe County Court House is located in Clarendon, Arkansas.  It is easy to locate and a beautiful building.  There is a giant clock tower that looms above the community. The courthouse is located near the levee protecting the town from the White River. There are two monuments to veterans from Monroe County located around… Read More ›

Phillips County Court House

The Phillips County Court House is found on Cherry Street in downtown Helena, Arkansas.  It is a very large an impressive building sitting across from a large park and at the Mississippi River levee.  There is also a doughboy statue in front that is located at a four way stop on Cherry Street. It is… Read More ›

Arkansas County Courthouse, West

Arkansas County is divided into two districts.  One court house is located in De Witt and one is located in Stuttgart.  The Western District court house is located in Stuttgart, Arkansas.  It replaced an older court house from what I was told.  It is a little difficult to find, but still a unique building. There… Read More ›

Coahoma County Court House

Coahoma County Court House is a newer building found in Clarksdale.  It occupies basically an entire block and is very modern. It is four sided with parking all around.

Tunica County Court House

The Tunica County Court House is found on School Street in Tunica, MS.  It is a large three story building.  On the bottom floor is found the Chancery and Circuit Clerk offices.  The inside is loaded with marble everywhere and is beautiful.  To the right and left from the lobby are marble staircases which you… Read More ›

Tallahatchie County Court House, Sumner

Tallahatchie is one of those counties in Mississippi that has two court houses and county seats. One is in Sumner and the other is in Charleston. The courthouse in Sumner was built in 1902. It became famous as the court house where the Emmitt Till case took place.

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