Angie Curley
Angie Curley (R)
County Clerk/Election Authority

Dent County Courthouse
400 N. Main St.
Salem, MO 65560

Phone: 573-729-4144
Fax: 573-729-3350

Office hours are Monday thru Friday from 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM. (Closed major holidays)

Main duties of the County Clerk's office:

  • Serve as the County Budget and Financial Officer
  • Handle county insurance and accounts payable
  • Responsible for employee benefits, payroll and personnel records
  • Conduct all elections held in the county
  • Responsible for voter registration 
  • Custodian of records such as contracts with the county and all minutes of the county commission and files relating to the commission
  • Bid openings: Receive bids-file copies of bids and notices
  • Notary Public: swear in notaries 
  • Board of Equalization: Schedule appointments for the Board of Equalization.
  • Keeper of the minutes and decisions of the board
  • Licenses-Issue County liquor and auctioneer licenses
  • Certification of value and rates of all political subdivisions
  • Certification and apportionment of revenue for railroad and utility companies
  • Certification of local real and personal revenues chargeable to the collector

License Renewals:
Annual Liquor license renewals - Due by June 30th
Auctioneers license renewals
ATV Permits - $20.00 for a Permanent Sticker Permit
Fees are $3.00 on all license renewals & swearing in notaries 

All election needs, please visit the Offices Election Link or:

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