Benton County Clerk
The County Clerk is the official bookkeeper of the county government.

The duties of the County Clerk include serving as the Clerk for the County Court and Probate Division of the Circuit Courts as well as secretary to the Equalization Board.

As Clerk of the Quorum Court the County Clerk’s duties include keeping a complete permanent record of the proceedings of the Quorum Court including minutes, ordinances, resolutions and an index to provide easy access to the information.

The County Clerk is responsible for voter registration along with all duties concerning absentee and early voting ballots.

The County Clerk issues and maintains Marriage Licenses DBA Certificates and Minister’s Certificate of Record. The County Clerk also files and maintains Physician’s/Nurses’ Credentials/Licenses and keeps a record of all incorporated firms in the county.