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NOTICE OF COURTHOUSE CLOSURE, MOVING, AND REOPENING
*dates/times may be subject to change
The Wayne County Office will be closed at Noon on Friday, January 5, 2024, and all day on Monday, January 8, 2024, to begin the moving and relocation process due to the installation of a new HVAC system. We will be moving to the main floor of the old Corydon Legion Building, now known as "The Brick." Regular business hours will resume on Tuesday, January 9, 2024.
This closure does not include information on the Wayne County Clerk of Court.
Wayne County was established on January 13, 1846 and formally organized on February 13, 1851. The county is named after General “Mad Anthony” Wayne of the Revolutionary War. General Wayne earned the name “Mad Anthony” because of his tactical boldness and his personal courage in the field. In November 1850, Dr. I.W. McCarthy was appointed sheriff to organize the county. The following officers were elected in August, 1851: Seth Anderson, judge; Thomas McPherson, clerk; D. Payton, recorder and treasurer, and I.W. McCarthy, sheriff. Thirty votes were cast at this election and the amount of revenue the first year was $64.30.
The County Courthouse Offices are open from 8AM to 4PM.
The Clerk of Court Office is open 8AM-4:30PM closed 12-1PM
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