Le Flore County is named for the Le Flore family, who were a Choctaw Native American family of French descent.
Created: November 16, 1907
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 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
S – McCurtain County
Photos taken 2010