Yell County

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Yell County is named for Archibald Yell, who was a Governor of the State of Arkansas.


Created:  December 5, 1840

County Seat:        

Danville       1840 – present  ( Southern District )

Dardanelle  1875 – present  ( Northern District )


County Courthouse – Danville


Location:  101 East 5th Street / Main Street

Built:  1974 – 1975

Style:  Modern

Architect:  Renshaw & Taylor AIA

Contractor:  Harold Jones Construction


Description:  The building faces south and is a one story red and buff colored brick  structure. The engineer was Allen Engineering.


County Courthouse – Dardandelle




Location:  108 Union Street / Front Street

Built:  1914 – 1915

Style:  Greek Revival

Architect:  Frank W Gibb of Little Rock

Contractor:  L R Wight and Company of Dallas, Texas


Description:  The building faces southeast and is a two story red colored brick  structure.



N – Logan County and Pope County

E – Conway County and Perry County

S – Garland County and Montgomery County

W – Scott County and Logan County