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Christian County Courts, Judicial Circuit 38 Contact Information

Laura Johnson, Presiding Circuit Judge, Division I

Christian County Circuit Court Building
Courtroom: 102 W. Walnut, Courtroom 211
Office: 102 W. Walnut, Suite 234
Ozark, MO 65721
(417) 582-5150
(417) 581-0091(facsimile)

Laura Pratt, Court Reporter
102 W. Walnut, Suite 234
Ozark, MO 65721
(417) 582-5150
(417) 581-0091(facsimile)

Cindy Childress, Secretary

Jennifer Growcock, Circuit Judge, Division II

Christian County Circuit Court Building
Courtroom: 102 W. Walnut, Courtroom 207
Office: 102 W. Walnut, Suite 232
Ozark, MO 65721
(417) 582-4375
(417) 582-4379 (facsimile)

Connie Langdon, Court Reporter
102 W. Walnut, Suite 232
Ozark, MO 65721
(417) 582-4375
(417) 582-4379 (facsimile)

Barb Stillings, Clerk of the Circuit Court

CHRISTIAN COUNTY ASSOCIATE JUDGES

Jessica Kruse, Associate Circuit Judge, Division III
Civil & Small Claims

Christian County Justice Center
Courtroom: 110 W. Elm, Courtoom 201
Office: 110 W. Elm, Room 205
Ozark, MO 65721
(417) 582-5140
(417) 581-0391(facsimile)

Reba Retell, Chief Deputy Clerk

Danielle Allred, Associate Civil Supervisor
Jessica Bastura, Circuit Civil and Juvenile Supervisor

Doug Bacon, Associate Circuit Judge, Division IV
Criminal, Probate & Traffic

Courtroom: 110 W. Elm, Room 107
Office: 110 W. Elm, Room 105
Ozark, MO 65721
(417) 582-5160
(417) 581-1443 (facsimile)

Jennifer Taylor, Associate Criminal Supervisor

Barb Stillings, Circuit Clerk

110 W. Elm, Room 202
Ozark, MO 65721
(417) 582-5120
(417) 581-0391(facsimile)

Circuit Civil: (417) 582-5140
Circuit Domestic: (417) 582-5120
Circuit Criminal: (417) 582-5160

Adult Abuse, Civil, Criminal, Family Law & Juvenile

110 W. Elm, Room 202
Ozark, MO 65721
(417) 582-5120
(417) 581-0391(facsimile)

CHRISTIAN COUNTY ADULT TREATMENT COURTS

DRUG COURT
  • Third oldest program in Missouri; began February 1998
  • Adult pre-plea, post-plea and re-entry programming
  • Collaborative team approach among justice stakeholders
  • Emphasizes drug-free participants and extinguishing criminal behaviors
  • Friday – staffing 7:30 a.m. followed by court 8:30 a.m.

DWI COURT

  • Program started in January 2017
  • Adult post-plea and re-entry programming
  • Collaborative team approach among justice stakeholders
  • Focus on community and highway safety while creating sober participants
  • Friday – staffing 10:30 a.m. followed by court 11:30 a.m.

VETERAN'S COURT

  • Program started in January 2019
  • Adult post-plea and re-entry programming
  • Serves Veterans with substance use disorders or mental health conditions
  • Identifies appropriate VA and non-VA services for Veteran
  • Utilizes Peer Mentors to encourage success
  • Collaborative team approach among justice stakeholders
  • Friday - staffing 7:30 a.m. followed by court 8:30 a.m.

Drug/DWI/Veteran's Court Schedule

Brian Teems - Treatment Court Administrator

110 W. Elm Street. Room 202
Ozark, MO 65721
(417) 582-5120
brian.teems@courts.mo.gov

 


CHRISTIAN COUNTY JUVENILE OFFICE
Perry Barnes – Chief Juvenile Officer

102 W. Walnut Street, Basement
Ozark, MO 65721
(417) 582-4350

  • Jared Roderick, Chief Deputy Juvenile Officer
  • Katie House, Deputy Juvenile Officer
  • Shara Stephens, Deputy Juvenile Officer
  • Bethany Silliman, Deputy Juvenile Officer
  • Kane Northcutt, Deputy Juvenile Officer
  • Scott Forrester, Deputy Juvenile Officer
  • Mitchell Elder, Deputy Juvenile Officer
  • Marty Yust, Deputy Juvenile Officer
  • Terri Conner, Administrative Support II
  • Victoria Puga, Court Program Specialist

Recorder of Deeds (located in historic courthouse)
Kelly Hall

100 W. Church Street
Room 104
Ozark, MO 65721
(417) 582-4360

Contact Recorder of Deeds for Marriage License

 

Rance Burger
Media Coordinator
Christian County Headliner News
Phone Number is: 417-581-3541