VERNON PARISH CLERK OF COURT
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History

54128-sign.jpgNear the parish seat of Vernon Parish, Leesville, is Fort Polk, the 15th largest military installation in the nation, containing 311 square miles. The fort was built in 1941 for training during the Louisiana Maneuvers, and named in honor of the Right Reverend Leonidas Polk, the first Episcopal of Louisiana, known as "the fighting Bishop of the Confederacy." With the "constant movement of soldiers and their dependents in and out of the parish, Leesville and surrounding towns experience a unique blend of cultures living together from virtually every state in the union, and also from numerous countries creating a true melting pot."

Geography

Vernon Parish (county) is located in west central Louisiana. The parish consists of 1,367 square miles. Natchitoches, Sabine, Rapides, Beauregard and Allen Parishes, as well as the state of Texas, create the boundaries of Vernon Parish.

Christmas & New Year Office Closures

12-06-2017

The Vernon Parish Clerk of Court will be closed December 25th and 26th for the Christmas Holiday and January 1st and 2nd for New Years.

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