Welcome to Cherokee County, Texas

District Clerk

Alison Dotson
135 South Main, 2nd Floor
Rusk, Texas 75785
Phone: 903-683-6908
Office Hours: 8AM-12PM & 1PM-4PM
Monday thru Friday, excluding Holidays
Duties & Responsibilities of the DISTRICT CLERK
from the Texas Association of Counties.


As of November 1, 2018, all attorneys filing criminal paperwork must be e-filed.

As of November 1, 2018 All filings,
civil, criminal or family law
must be e-filed to the District Clerk Office.

Please click below for a copy of our current filing fees:

District Clerk Fees (PDF) - Revised April 5, 2018

(All Documents are in PDF Format - Get PDF reader)

Petition for Order of Nondisclosure (external link)


Child Support Program of the Office of the Attorney General.
Twelfth Court of Appeals serving Cherokee County.


Jury Settings for Cherokee County Juries

369th Judicial District, the Honorable Michael Davis, Judge Presiding, jury set for
8:00 a.m., Tuesday, November 12, 2019. Please report to the 2nd Floor Hallway.Cancelled

2nd Judicial District, the Honorable Chris Day, Judge Presiding, jury set for
8:00 a.m., Monday, November 18, 2019. Please report to the 2nd Floor Hallway.


Please call the day prior to reporting, unless otherwise noticed here of any cancellations.

The number to call is (903) 683-8751, Ext #12, or after hours listen for message.




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