Le Flore County

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Le Flore

Le Flore County is named for the Le Flore family, who were a Choctaw Native American family of French descent.


Created:  November 16, 1907

County Seat:

Poteau  1907 – present


County Courthouse – Poteau 


Location:  100 South Broadway Street / Beard Avenue

Built:  1926 – 1927

Style:  Classical Revival

Architect:  T E Bassham and Carnell Wheeler

Contractor:  W R Grimshaw Construction Company


Description: The building faces east and is a three story yellow colored stone structure. The building is located on landscaped grounds in the center of Poteau. The second story and third story have high windows. The central entrance is framed with stone. The roof line is flat. An addition was added on the west side in 2006. The architect was Architects in Partnership of Norman and the contractor was Cavanal Constructors, Inc. of Poteau and Ken Breeding Construction.



N – Sequoyah County

E – Sebastian County, Arkansas, Scott County, Arkansas and Polk County, Arkansas

S – McCurtain County

W – Pushmataha County, Latimer County and Haskell County





County Courthouse – Poteau
















Photos taken 2010