Little River County

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Little River

Little River County is named for the Little River which flows southeasterly through the county.

 

Created:   March 5, 1867

County Seat:        

Rocky Comfort  1867 – 1880

Richmond          1880 – 1902

Foreman           1902 – 1906

Ashdown           1906 – present

 

County Courthouse – Ashdown

    

Location:  351 2nd Street / West Main Street

Built:  1907 – 1908

Style:  Beaux Arts

Architect:   Sidney Stewart

Contractor:  R S O’Neal

 

Description:  The building  faces east and is a two story red colored brick and stone structure. The east front has a large projecting portico with two high white colored columns rising to the top of the second story with a parapet above. The entrance is recessed. On the center of the roof is a large octagonal gold dome. A wide white colored cornice runs below the flat roof line.

 

Courthouses: 

N – Sevier County

E – Sevier County and Hempstead County

S – Miller County and Bowie County, Texas

W – McCurtain County, Oklahoma

 

 

 

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Photos taken 2010