The Newton County circuit court will be closed from 1 p.m. Monday, May 22 through May 26 as it moves to its new location at 123 East Main Street in Neosho. Telephone, facsimile and computer lines will be unavailable. Court staff will be onsite for emergency requests, and attorneys still may file electronically. The circuit court will reopen for business Tuesday, May 30.
About the Courts
The Missouri Judiciary consists of three levels of courts: The trial courts (also known as the circuit courts), an intermediate appellate court (the Missouri Court of Appeals) that is divided into three regional districts, and the Supreme Court of Missouri.
Missouri's local county courts – or circuit courts – is where cases begin. Within the circuit court are various divisions, such as associate circuit, civil and criminal, family, juvenile, municipal, and probate.
Information about the Board of Certified Court Reporter Examiners, the examination and process of becoming a certified court reporter, continuing education requirements, and the list of certified court reporters in good standing.