Latest News and Announcements

AUGUST 2020

August 4, 2020

Superior Court Clerk | Order Reopening the Houston County Superior Court Clerk's Office


 

JULY 2020

July 14, 2020

Superior & State Courts | Amended Operating Guidelines For The Houston Superior And State Courts


 

JUNE 2020

June 17, 2020

Public WorksPublic Works Department will be closing the Landfill to observe 4th of July on Saturday, July 4, 2020.


June 15, 2020

Magistrate CourtTHIRD ORDER EXTENDING STATEWIDE JUDICIAL EMERGENCY


 

MAY 2020

May 1, 2020

Beginning Friday, May 1, 2020 public access will be allowed to County buildings and facilities with certain restrictions in place.  All visitors must use the front door of each facility and will be screened before entering.


May 4, 2020

F-15 Eagle Flyover Salute is scheduled on Tuesday, May 5 to honor all the healthcare workers, first responders and other essential workers fighting against COVID-19 in Middle Georgia.

#AirForceSalutes, #AFFlyover and #AmericaStrong


May 11, 2020

Superior Court and State Court | SECOND ORDER EXTENDING DECLARATION OF STATEWIDE JUDICIAL EMERGENCY  |  Guidelines for Court  Proceedings For The Houston Superior and State Courts


May 12, 2020

Probate Court | Houston County Probate Court Update


 

 

MARCH 2020

March 13, 2020 

ALL JURY TRIALS IN THE SUPERIOR COURT AND STATE COURT ARE
POSTPONED UNTIL MAY 1, 2020.

 

March 13, 2020

Superior Court Order Modifying Court Proceedings 

 

March 16, 2020

State Court Order Declaring Statewide Judicial Emergency

 

March 16, 2020

Board of ElectionsEarly Voting Suspended

 

March 16, 2020

Detention CenterALL VISITATION WITH INMATES HAVE CEASED

 

March 17, 2020

Probate Court | Weapon Carry License Application and Courthouse Weddings are suspended. (Updated)

 

March 17, 2020

Board of Commissioners | Houston County Employees, Department Heads, Elected Officials and Constitutional Officers | Ways to Slow the Spread of the COVID Virus

 

March 17, 2020

HEMA| COVID-19 Guidance

 

March 19, 2020

Magistrate Court | Judicial Emergency Order (Amended)

 

March 19, 2020

Board of Tax Assessors | Tax Assessors office is closed to the public until further notice

 

March 20, 2020

Public Works | Advance Disposal has suspended bulk waste pick up until further notice

 

March 20, 2020

Board of Commissioners | COVID-19 Temporary Business Closures and Other Actions 

***Houston County will be limiting public access to buildings and facilities during normal business hours starting on Monday, March 23, 2020 until Friday, April 30, 2020.***


APRIL 2020

April 2, 2020

Board of Elections| April's Board of Elections Meeting Canceled 

 

April 14, 2020

Board of Commissioners| Board of Commissioners Meeting Schedule Change

 

April 14, 2020

Board of Elections| PPP Election and General Primary Election has been moved to June 9, 2020.

 
April 28, 2020

Public Works| Due to the storms and COVID-19, we have experienced increase volume of yard waste debris. To deal with this issue, we are currently increasing the number of trucks to pick-up the yard waste.