Cleveland County

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Cleveland

Cleveland County is named for Grover Cleveland, who was the President of the United States.

 

Created:   April 17, 1873

County Seat:

Toledo  1873 – 1891

Rison    1891 – present

 

County Courthouse – Risen

 

Location:  20 Magnolia Street /  Main Street

Built:  1910 – 1911

Style:  Beaux Arts

Architect:  Theodore M Sanders

Contractor:  Monk & Ritchie of Pine Bluff

 

Description:  The building faces northwest and is a two story dark red colored brick structure. The building is located on landscaped grounds. The northwest front has a small one story white colored portico with balcony on the second story. There are wings on the east and west sides. On the center of the roof is a square high clock tower with steep roof. 

 

Courthouses: 

N – Dallas County, Grant County and Jefferson County

E – Lincoln County and Drew County

S – Bradley County

W – Calhoun County and Dallas County

 

 

 

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Photos taken 2011