Dale County

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Dale

Dale County is named for Samuel Dale, who was an early settler and Indian fighter.

 

Created:  December 22, 1824

County Seat:

Ozark  1824 – present

 

County Courthouse – Ozark

 

Location:  114 South Union Avenue / West Broad Street

Built:  1967 – 1968

Style:  Modern

Architect:  Waid & Holmes

Contractor:  Madison Construction

 

Description:  The building  faces east and is a three story red colored brick, glass and concrete structure. On each side of the building are high white arches with recessed narrow vertical windows On the east and west sides there is a horizontal band running above the first story. The north and south sides of the building are narrower than the main building.

 

Note:  The previous courthouse was designed Andrew J Bryan and the contractor was M T Lewman in 1901.

 

Courthouses: 

 Pike County and Barbour County

E – Henry County and Houston County

S – Houston County and Geneva County

W – Coffee County

 

 

 

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Photos taken 2009