Circuit Court Clerk

Cynthia Lee, Circuit Clerk

“Protecting the Records, Preserving the Truth”

Contact:
(417) 256-3741
106 Courthouse
West Plains, MO 65775

Criminal & Traffic:
(417) 256-4050

Criminal Supervisor & DOC Costs:  Allyson Bice
Division I – Circuit Criminal
Division III – Associate Criminal & Traffic

Probate & Protection Orders:
(417) 255-1422

Probate Supervisor:  Shanna Earls
Division II – Probate
Division I – Orders of Protection

Civil & Jury Management:
(417) 256-3741

Division I – Circuit Civil
Division II –  Associate Civil/Small Claims
Juvenile Division
Child Support 
Jury Management
Jury Reporting Recording:  (417) 256-7505
Jury Commission Website: https://howellcounty.net/jury-commission

Hours/Days of Operation:

8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday, excluding state holidays

Docket Call:

Division I (Civil & Criminal): First and third Monday of each month at 1:00 p.m.
Division II (Associate Civil): Second and fourth Tuesday of each month at 9:00 a.m.
Small Claims: Second and fourth Tuesday of each month at 1:30 p.m.
Division III (Associate Criminal & Traffic): Each Monday at 9:00 a.m.
Probate: Second and fourth Thursday of each month at 9:00 a.m.
Protection Orders: First and third Tuesday of each month at 9:00 a.m.