Court Holidays



New Year’s Day January 1
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day January 18
Presidents’ Day February 15
Citizenship & Renewal Day April 2
Memorial Day May 31
Independence Day (Observed) July 5
Labor Day September 6
Columbus Day (Observed) October 11
Veteran’s Day November 11
Thanksgiving Day November 25
Day Following Thanksgiving Day November 26
Christmas Eve December 24
Christmas Day (Observed) December 27
New Year’s Day 2022 (Observed) December 31

*** Please note: Per the policy of the Jersey County Board, we will no longer receive Lincoln’s Birthday as a holiday but will receive Christmas Eve instead.


Covid-19 Response

Appearances shall be limited to attorneys and parties only. Any cases wherein an attorney can appear for a client while accomplishing a productive hearing shall be so held. The court is following health and safety protocols set by the Illinois Supreme Court and state and local health departments.

The Office of the Circuit Clerk is available to take payments by mail, online, or an after-hours drop-box by the Courthouse door. Please call our office for further information.

ATTENTION: Positively NO cellphones, laptops, or any other electronic devices are allowed inside the courthouse. Please leave them in your vehicles or at home. Thank you for your cooperation.