COVID Court Closures and General Delays
Incident Report for Checkr Data Status
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Posted Nov 15, 2021 - 19:06 UTC
Update
11/10/2021

Reopened Counties:
--Effingham, GA - Reopened 08/30/2021
--Jenkins, GA - Reopened 08/24/2021
--Oglethorpe, GA - Reopened 09/07/2021
--Quitman, GA - Reopened 08/24/2021
--Schley, GA - Reopened 09/09/2021
--Wayne, GA - Reopened on 08/23/2021. Our researchers are having difficulty completing searches in this jurisdiction. Expect delays.
--Grant, KY - Reopened 09/03/2021
--Lincoln, KY - Reopened on 09/02/2021. The court is limiting researchers to one visit a week. Expect delays.
--Chickasaw, MS - Reopened 09/08/2021
--Itawamba, MS - Reopened on 08/30/2021
--Prentiss, MS - Reopened 09/08/2021
--Yalobusha, MS - Reopened on 09/17/2021
--Clay, TN - ETA Reopened on 10/07/2021
--Gibson, TN - Reopened 09/07/02021
--Hardeman, TN - Reopened 09/08/2021
--Lauderdale, TN - Reopened on 08/20/2021 by appointment only. Still expect some delays.
--Lawrence, TN - Reopened 08/30/2021
--Morgan, TN - Reopened 10/4/2021

Closed Counties:
N/A

Delayed Counties:
--AR - All counties across the state are experiencing delays due to spikes in COVID cases and understaffing at the courts. In Washington County, District court searches must be completed by the clerks. The court is short-staffed. Please expect delays.
--**El Dorado, CA - Searches must be conducted by clerks, please expect delays until the online index is back up and running. There is currently no ETA.
--Mariposa, CA - The requests must be completed by the clerks, please expect delays.
--Baldwin, GA - The court is limiting how many appointments the researchers are allowed to make. Expect delays.
--Clayton, GA - There is very limited access to the courts at this time. Expect major delays.
--Harrison, MS - Researchers are seeing delays due to the clerks.
--Lewis and Clark, MT - Searches must be conducted by clerks. The court is operating with limited staff. Please expect delays.
--Silver Bow, MT - Searches must be conducted by clerks. The court is currently backlogged with requests. Please expect delays.
--Yellowstone, MT - The courts will be closed while they are installing new software, the current ETA for the installation is 09/28/2021. Once they reopen, they will be limiting researchers to one hour a day. Please expect delays.
--Pershing, NV - The court is short-staffed due to COVID, and all District court searches need to be completed by the clerks.
--Davidson, TN - Searches with older possible cases require files to be pulled. Files can only be pulled by the clerks who are not in the court every day. Expect delays.
--Shelby, TN - Searches with older possible cases require files to be pulled. The file pull process is cumbersome and slow. Please expect delays.

**New Closure or Delay
Posted Nov 10, 2021 - 21:53 UTC
Update
11/03/2021

Reopened Counties:
--Effingham, GA - Reopened 08/30/2021
--Jenkins, GA - Reopened 08/24/2021
--Oglethorpe, GA - Reopened 09/07/2021
--Quitman, GA - Reopened 08/24/2021
--Schley, GA - Reopened 09/09/2021
--Wayne, GA - Reopened on 08/23/2021. Our researchers are having difficulty completing searches in this jurisdiction. Expect delays.
--Grant, KY - Reopened 09/03/2021
--Lincoln, KY - Reopened on 09/02/2021. The court is limiting researchers to one visit a week. Expect delays.
--Chickasaw, MS - Reopened 09/08/2021
--Itawamba, MS - Reopened on 08/30/2021
--Prentiss, MS - Reopened 09/08/2021
--Yalobusha, MS - Reopened on 09/17/2021
--Clay, TN - ETA Reopened on 10/07/2021
--Gibson, TN - Reopened 09/07/02021
--Hardeman, TN - Reopened 09/08/2021
--Lauderdale, TN - Reopened on 08/20/2021 by appointment only. Still expect some delays.
--Lawrence, TN - Reopened 08/30/2021
--Morgan, TN - Reopened 10/4/2021

Closed Counties:
N/A

Delayed Counties:
--AR - All counties across the state are experiencing delays due to spikes in COVID cases and understaffing at the courts. In Washington County, District court searches must be completed by the clerks. The court is short-staffed. Please expect delays.
--Mariposa, CA - The requests must be completed by the clerks, please expect delays.
--Baldwin, GA - The court is limiting how many appointments the researchers are allowed to make. Expect delays.
--Clayton, GA - There is very limited access to the courts at this time. Expect major delays.
--Harrison, MS - Researchers are seeing delays due to the clerks.
--Lewis and Clark, MT - Searches must be conducted by clerks. The court is operating with limited staff. Please expect delays.
--Silver Bow, MT - Searches must be conducted by clerks. The court is currently backlogged with requests. Please expect delays.
--Yellowstone, MT - The courts will be closed while they are installing new software, the current ETA for the installation is 09/28/2021. Once they reopen, they will be limiting researchers to one hour a day. Please expect delays.
--Pershing, NV - The court is short-staffed due to COVID, and all District court searches need to be completed by the clerks.
--Davidson, TN - Searches with older possible cases require files to be pulled. Files can only be pulled by the clerks who are not in the court every day. Expect delays.
--Shelby, TN - Searches with older possible cases require files to be pulled. The file pull process is cumbersome and slow. Please expect delays.

**New Closure or Delay
Posted Nov 03, 2021 - 19:57 UTC
Update
10/27/2021

Reopened Counties:
--Effingham, GA - Reopened 08/30/2021
--Jenkins, GA - Reopened 08/24/2021
--Oglethorpe, GA - Reopened 09/07/2021
--Quitman, GA - Reopened 08/24/2021
--Schley, GA - Reopened 09/09/2021
--Wayne, GA - Reopened on 08/23/2021. Our researchers are having difficulty completing searches in this jurisdiction. Expect delays.
--Grant, KY - Reopened 09/03/2021
--Lincoln, KY - Reopened on 09/02/2021. The court is limiting researchers to one visit a week. Expect delays.
--Chickasaw, MS - Reopened 09/08/2021
--Itawamba, MS - Reopened on 08/30/2021
--Prentiss, MS - Reopened 09/08/2021
--Yalobusha, MS - Reopened on 09/17/2021
--Clay, TN - ETA Reopened on 10/07/2021
--Gibson, TN - Reopened 09/07/02021
--Hardeman, TN - Reopened 09/08/2021
--Lauderdale, TN - Reopened on 08/20/2021 by appointment only. Still expect some delays.
--Lawrence, TN - Reopened 08/30/2021
--Morgan, TN - Reopened 10/4/2021

Closed Counties:
N/A

Delayed Counties:
--AR - All counties across the state are experiencing delays due to spikes in COVID cases and understaffing at the courts. In Washington County, District court searches must be completed by the clerks. The court is short-staffed. Please expect delays.
--Mariposa, CA - The requests must be completed by the clerks, please expect delays.
--Baldwin, GA - The court is limiting how many appointments the researchers are allowed to make. Expect delays.
--Clayton, GA - There is very limited access to the courts at this time. Expect major delays.
--Harrison, MS - Researchers are seeing delays due to the clerks.
--Lewis and Clark, MT - Searches must be conducted by clerks. The court is operating with limited staff. Please expect delays.
--Silver Bow, MT - Searches must be conducted by clerks. The court is currently backlogged with requests. Please expect delays.
--Yellowstone, MT - The courts will be closed while they are installing new software, the current ETA for the installation is 09/28/2021. Once they reopen, they will be limiting researchers to one hour a day. Please expect delays.
--Pershing, NV - The court is short-staffed due to COVID, and all District court searches need to be completed by the clerks.
--Davidson, TN - Searches with older possible cases require files to be pulled. Files can only be pulled by the clerks who are not in the court every day. Expect delays.
--Shelby, TN - Searches with older possible cases require files to be pulled. The file pull process is cumbersome and slow. Please expect delays.

**New Closure or Delay
Posted Oct 27, 2021 - 20:51 UTC
Update
10/22/2021

Reopened Counties:
--Effingham, GA - Reopened 08/30/2021
--Jenkins, GA - Reopened 08/24/2021
--Oglethorpe, GA - Reopened 09/07/2021
--Quitman, GA - Reopened 08/24/2021
--Schley, GA - Reopened 09/09/2021
--Wayne, GA - Reopened on 08/23/2021. Our researchers are having difficulty completing searches in this jurisdiction. Expect delays.
--Grant, KY - Reopened 09/03/2021
--Lincoln, KY - Reopened on 09/02/2021. The court is limiting researchers to one visit a week. Expect delays.
--Chickasaw, MS - Reopened 09/08/2021
--Itawamba, MS - Reopened on 08/30/2021
--Prentiss, MS - Reopened 09/08/2021
--Yalobusha, MS - Reopened on 09/17/2021
--Clay, TN - ETA Reopened on 10/07/2021
--Gibson, TN - Reopened 09/07/02021
--Hardeman, TN - Reopened 09/08/2021
--Lauderdale, TN - Reopened on 08/20/2021 by appointment only. Still expect some delays.
--Lawrence, TN - Reopened 08/30/2021
--Morgan, TN - Reopened 10/4/2021

Closed Counties:
N/A

Delayed Counties:
--AR - All counties across the state are experiencing delays due to spikes in COVID cases and understaffing at the courts. In Washington County, District court searches must be completed by the clerks. The court is short-staffed. Please expect delays.
--Mariposa, CA - All requests must be completed by the clerks, please expect some delays.
--Baldwin, GA - The court is limiting how many appointments the researchers are allowed to make. Expect delays.
--Clayton, GA - There is very limited access to the courts at this time. Expect major delays.
--Harrison, MS - Researchers are seeing delays due to the clerks.
--Lewis and Clark, MT - Searches must be conducted by clerks. The court is operating with limited staff. Please expect delays.
--Silver Bow, MT - Searches must be conducted by clerks. The court is currently backlogged with requests. Please expect delays.
--Yellowstone, MT - The District Court is limiting researchers to one hour a day. Please expect delays.
--Pershing, NV - The court is short-staffed due to COVID, and all District court searches need to be completed by the clerks.
--Coffee, TN - The court is short-staffed due to COVID. Cases requiring clerk assistance may be delayed.
--Davidson, TN - Searches with older possible cases require files to be pulled. Files can only be pulled by the clerks who are not in the court every day. Expect delays.
--Shelby, TN - Searches with older possible cases require files to be pulled. The file pull process is cumbersome and slow. Please expect delays.

**New Closure or Delay
Posted Oct 22, 2021 - 21:21 UTC
Update
10/19/2021

Reopened Counties:
--Effingham, GA - Reopened 08/30/2021
--Jenkins, GA - Reopened 08/24/2021
--Oglethorpe, GA - Reopened 09/07/2021
--Quitman, GA - Reopened 08/24/2021
--Schley, GA - Reopened 09/09/2021
--Wayne, GA - Reopened on 08/23/2021. Our researchers are having difficulty completing searches in this jurisdiction. Expect delays.
--Grant, KY - Reopened 09/03/2021
--Lincoln, KY - Reopened on 09/02/2021. The court is limiting researchers to one visit a week. Expect delays.
--Chickasaw, MS - Reopened 09/08/2021
--Itawamba, MS - Reopened on 08/30/2021
--Prentiss, MS - Reopened 09/08/2021
--Yalobusha, MS - Reopened on 09/17/2021
--Clay, TN - ETA Reopened on 10/07/2021
--Gibson, TN - Reopened 09/07/02021
--Hardeman, TN - Reopened 09/08/2021
--Lauderdale, TN - Reopened on 08/20/2021 by appointment only. Still expect some delays.
--Lawrence, TN - Reopened 08/30/2021
--Morgan, TN - Reopened 10/4/2021

Closed Counties:
N/A

Delayed Counties:
--AR - All counties across the state are experiencing delays due to spikes in COVID cases and understaffing at the courts. In Washington County, District court searches must be completed by the clerks. The court is short-staffed. Please expect delays.
--**Mariposa, CA - All requests must be completed by the clerks, please expect some delays.
--Baldwin, GA - The court is limiting how many appointments the researchers are allowed to make. Expect delays.
--Clayton, GA - There is very limited access to the courts at this time. Expect major delays.
--Harrison, MS - Researchers are seeing delays due to the clerks.
--Lewis and Clark, MT - Searches must be conducted by clerks. The court is operating with limited staff. Please expect delays.
--Silver Bow, MT - Searches must be conducted by clerks. The court is currently backlogged with requests. Please expect delays.
--Yellowstone, MT - The courts will be closed while they are installing new software, the current ETA for the installation is 09/28/2021. Once they reopen, they will be limiting researchers to one hour a day. Please expect delays.
--Pershing, NV - The court is short-staffed due to COVID, and all District court searches need to be completed by the clerks.
--Coffee, TN - The court is short-staffed due to COVID. Cases requiring clerk assistance may be delayed.
--Davidson, TN - Searches with older possible cases require files to be pulled. Files can only be pulled by the clerks who are not in the court every day. Expect delays.
--Shelby, TN - Searches with older possible cases require files to be pulled. The file pull process is cumbersome and slow. Please expect delays.

**New Closure or Delay
Posted Oct 19, 2021 - 20:57 UTC
Update
10/15/2021

Reopened Counties:
--Effingham, GA - Reopened 08/30/2021
--Jenkins, GA - Reopened 08/24/2021
--Oglethorpe, GA - Reopened 09/07/2021
--Quitman, GA - Reopened 08/24/2021
--Schley, GA - Reopened 09/09/2021
--Wayne, GA - Reopened on 08/23/2021. Our researchers are having difficulty completing searches in this jurisdiction. Expect delays.
--Grant, KY - Reopened 09/03/2021
--Lincoln, KY - Reopened on 09/02/2021. The court is limiting researchers to one visit a week. Expect delays.
--Chickasaw, MS - Reopened 09/08/2021
--Itawamba, MS - Reopened on 08/30/2021
--Prentiss, MS - Reopened 09/08/2021
--Yalobusha, MS - Reopened on 09/17/2021
--Clay, TN - ETA Reopened on 10/07/2021
--Gibson, TN - Reopened 09/07/02021
--Hardeman, TN - Reopened 09/08/2021
--Lauderdale, TN - Reopened on 08/20/2021 by appointment only. Still expect some delays.
--Lawrence, TN - Reopened 08/30/2021
--Morgan, TN - Reopened 10/4/2021

Closed Counties:
N/A

Delayed Counties:
--AR - All counties across the state are experiencing delays due to spikes in COVID cases and understaffing at the courts. In Washington County, District court searches must be completed by the clerks. The court is short-staffed. Please expect delays.
--Baldwin, GA - The court is limiting how many appointments the researchers are allowed to make. Expect delays.
--Clayton, GA - There is very limited access to the courts at this time. Expect major delays.
--Harrison, MS- Researchers are seeing delays due to the clerks.
--Lewis and Clark, MT - Searches must be conducted by clerks. The court is operating with limited staff. Please expect delays.
--Silver Bow, MT - Searches must be conducted by clerks. The court is currently backlogged with requests. Please expect delays.
--Yellowstone, MT - The courts will be closed while they are installing new software, the current ETA for the installation is 09/28/2021. Once they reopen, they will be limiting researchers to one hour a day. Please expect delays.
--Pershing, NV - The court is short-staffed due to COVID, and all District court searches need to be completed by the clerks.
--Coffee, TN - The court is short-staffed due to COVID. Cases requiring clerk assistance may be delayed.
--Davidson, TN - Searches with older possible cases require files to be pulled. Files can only be pulled by the clerks who are not in the court every day. Expect delays.
--Shelby, TN - Searches with older possible cases require files to be pulled. The file pull process is cumbersome and slow. Please expect delays.

**New Closure or Delay
Posted Oct 15, 2021 - 19:11 UTC
Update
10/12/2021

Reopened Counties:
--Effingham, GA - Reopened 08/30/2021
--Jenkins, GA - Reopened 08/24/2021
--Oglethorpe, GA - Reopened 09/07/2021
--Quitman, GA - Reopened 08/24/2021
--Schley, GA - Reopened 09/09/2021
--Wayne, GA - Reopened on 08/23/2021. Our researchers are having difficulty completing searches in this jurisdiction. Expect delays.
--Grant, KY - Reopened 09/03/2021
--Lincoln, KY - Reopened on 09/02/2021. The court is limiting researchers to one visit a week. Expect delays.
--Chickasaw, MS - Reopened 09/08/2021
--Itawamba, MS - Reopened on 08/30/2021
--Prentiss, MS - Reopened 09/08/2021
--Yalobusha, MS - Reopened on 09/17/2021
--Clay, TN - ETA Reopened on 10/07/2021
--Gibson, TN - Reopened 09/07/02021
--Hardeman, TN - Reopened 09/08/2021
--Lauderdale, TN - Reopened on 08/20/2021 by appointment only. Still expect some delays.
--Lawrence, TN - Reopened 08/30/2021
--Morgan, TN - Reopened 10/4/2021

Closed Counties:
N/A

Delayed Counties:
--AR - All counties across the state are experiencing delays due to spikes in COVID cases and understaffing at the courts. In Washington County, District court searches must be completed by the clerks. The court is short-staffed. Please expect delays.
--Baldwin, GA - The court is limiting how many appointments the researchers are allowed to make. Expect delays.
--Clayton, GA - There is very limited access to the courts at this time. Expect major delays.
--Harrison, MS- Researchers are seeing delays due to the clerks.
--Lewis and Clark, MT - Searches must be conducted by clerks. The court is operating with limited staff. Please expect delays.
--Silver Bow, MT - Searches must be conducted by clerks. The court is currently backlogged with requests. Please expect delays.
--Yellowstone, MT - The courts will be closed while they are installing new software, the current ETA for the installation is 09/28/2021. Once they reopen, they will be limiting researchers to one hour a day. Please expect delays.
--Pershing, NV - The court is short-staffed due to COVID, and all District court searches need to be completed by the clerks.
--Coffee, TN - The court is short-staffed due to COVID. Cases requiring clerk assistance may be delayed.
--Davidson, TN - Searches with older possible cases require files to be pulled. Files can only be pulled by the clerks who are not in the court every day. Expect delays.
--Shelby, TN - Searches with older possible cases require files to be pulled. The file pull process is cumbersome and slow. Please expect delays.

**New Closure or Delay
Posted Oct 12, 2021 - 20:45 UTC
Update
10/08/2021

Reopened Counties:
--Effingham, GA - Reopened 08/30/2021
--Jenkins, GA - Reopened 08/24/2021
--Oglethorpe, GA - Reopened 09/07/2021
--Quitman, GA - Reopened 08/24/2021
--Schley, GA - Reopened 09/09/2021
--Wayne, GA - Reopened on 08/23/2021. Our researchers are having difficulty completing searches in this jurisdiction. Expect delays.
--Grant, KY - Reopened 09/03/2021
--Lincoln, KY - Reopened on 09/02/2021. The court is limiting researchers to one visit a week. Expect delays.
--Chickasaw, MS - Reopened 09/08/2021
--Itawamba, MS - Reopened on 08/30/2021
--Prentiss, MS - Reopened 09/08/2021
--Yalobusha, MS - Reopened on 09/17/2021
--Clay, TN - ETA Reopened on 10/07/2021
--Gibson, TN - Reopened 09/07/02021
--Hardeman, TN - Reopened 09/08/2021
--Lauderdale, TN - Reopened on 08/20/2021 by appointment only. Still expect some delays.
--Lawrence, TN - Reopened 08/30/2021
--Morgan, TN - Reopened 10/4/2021

Closed Counties:
N/A

Delayed Counties:
--AR - All counties across the state are experiencing delays due to spikes in COVID cases and understaffing at the courts. In Washington County, District court searches must be completed by the clerks. The court is short-staffed. Please expect delays.
--Baldwin, GA - The court is limiting how many appointments the researchers are allowed to make. Expect delays.
--Clayton, GA - There is very limited access to the courts at this time. Expect major delays.
--Dougherty, GA - The court is requiring appointments and limiting the number of appointments that each researcher can make each week. Expect delays.
--Newton, GA - The court is open, but the record-keeping system is currently down. No ETA at this time.
--Ware, GA - Our researchers are back in the court and we are working to complete all pending searches as quickly as possible.
--Greene, MS - Clerk assistance is needed and the clerks are currently behind on these requests. Expect delays.
--Montcalm, MI - Court is short-staffed due to summer vacations and COVID. Please expect delays.
--Attala, MS - One of the court clerks is out due to COVID, causing delays for our researchers.
--Harrison, MS- Researchers are seeing delays due to the clerks.
--Lewis and Clark, MT - Searches must be conducted by clerks. The court is operating with limited staff. Please expect delays.
--Silver Bow, MT - Searches must be conducted by clerks. The court is currently backlogged with requests. Please expect delays.
--Yellowstone, MT - The courts will be closed while they are installing new software, the current ETA for the installation is 09/28/2021. Once they reopen, they will be limiting researchers to one hour a day. Please expect delays.
--Pershing, NV - The court is short-staffed due to COVID, and all District court searches need to be completed by the clerks.
--Benton, TN - The courts are short-staffed due to COVID, and the researchers are seeing delays.
--Coffee, TN - The court is short-staffed due to COVID. Cases requiring clerk assistance may be delayed.
--Davidson, TN - Searches with older possible cases require files to be pulled. Files can only be pulled by the clerks who are not in the court every day. Expect delays.
--Shelby, TN - Searches with older possible cases require files to be pulled. The file pull process is cumbersome and slow. Please expect delays.

**New Closure or Delay
Posted Oct 08, 2021 - 20:54 UTC
Update
10/5/2021

Reopened Counties:
--Effingham, GA - Reopened 08/30/2021
--Jenkins, GA - Reopened 08/24/2021
--Oglethorpe, GA - Reopened 09/07/2021
--Quitman, GA - Reopened 08/24/2021
--Schley, GA - Reopened 09/09/2021
--Wayne, GA - Reopened on 08/23/2021. Our researchers are having difficulty completing searches in this jurisdiction. Expect delays.
--Grant, KY - Reopened 09/03/2021
--Lincoln, KY - Reopened on 09/02/2021. The court is limiting researchers to one visit a week. Expect delays.
--Chickasaw, MS - Reopened 09/08/2021
--Itawamba, MS - Reopened on 08/30/2021
--Prentiss, MS - Reopened 09/08/2021
--Yalobusha, MS - Reopened on 09/17/2021
--Gibson, TN - Reopened 09/07/02021
--Hardeman, TN - Reopened 09/08/2021
--Lauderdale, TN - Reopened on 08/20/2021 by appointment only. Still expect some delays.
--Lawrence, TN - Reopened 08/30/2021
--Morgan, TN - Reopened 10/4/2021

Closed Counties:
--Clay, TN - ETA of reopening unknown; Impacted reports .002%

Delayed Counties:
--AR - All counties across the state are experiencing delays due to spikes in COVID cases and understaffing at the courts. In Washington County, District court searches must be completed by the clerks. The court is short-staffed. Please expect delays.
--Baldwin, GA - The court is limiting how many appointments the researchers are allowed to make. Expect delays.
--Clayton, GA - There is very limited access to the courts at this time. Expect major delays.
--Dougherty, GA - The court is requiring appointments and limiting the number of appointments that each researcher can make each week. Expect delays.
--Newton, GA - The court is open, but the record-keeping system is currently down. No ETA at this time.
--Ware, GA - Our researchers are back in the court and we are working to complete all pending searches as quickly as possible.
--Greene, MS - Clerk assistance is needed and the clerks are currently behind on these requests. Expect delays.
--Montcalm, MI - Court is short-staffed due to summer vacations and COVID. Please expect delays.
--Attala, MS - One of the court clerks is out due to COVID, causing delays for our researchers.
--**Harrison, MS- Researchers are seeing delays due to the clerks.
--Lewis and Clark, MT - Searches must be conducted by clerks. The court is operating with limited staff. Please expect delays.
--Silver Bow, MT - Searches must be conducted by clerks. The court is currently backlogged with requests. Please expect delays.
--Yellowstone, MT - The courts will be closed while they are installing new software, the current ETA for the installation is 09/28/2021. Once they reopen, they will be limiting researchers to one hour a day. Please expect delays.
--Pershing, NV - The court is short-staffed due to COVID, and all District court searches need to be completed by the clerks.
--Benton, TN - The courts are short-staffed due to COVID, and the researchers are seeing delays.
--Coffee, TN - The court is short-staffed due to COVID. Cases requiring clerk assistance may be delayed.
--Davidson, TN - Searches with older possible cases require files to be pulled. Files can only be pulled by the clerks who are not in the court every day. Expect delays.
--Shelby, TN - Searches with older possible cases require files to be pulled. The file pull process is cumbersome and slow. Please expect delays.

**New Closure or Delay
Posted Oct 05, 2021 - 21:21 UTC
Update
10/01/2021

Reopened Counties:
--Effingham, GA - Reopened 08/30/2021
--Jenkins, GA - Reopened 08/24/2021
--Oglethorpe, GA - Reopened 09/07/2021
--Quitman, GA - Reopened 08/24/2021
--Schley, GA - Reopened 09/09/2021
--Wayne, GA - Reopened on 08/23/2021. Our researchers are having difficulty completing searches in this jurisdiction. Expect delays.
--Grant, KY - Reopened 09/03/2021
--Lincoln, KY - Reopened on 09/02/2021. The court is limiting researchers to one visit a week. Expect delays.
--Chickasaw, MS - Reopened 09/08/2021
--Itawamba, MS - Reopened on 08/30/2021
--Prentiss, MS - Reopened 09/08/2021
--Yalobusha, MS - Reopened on 09/17/2021
--Gibson, TN - Reopened 09/07/02021
--Hardeman, TN - Reopened 09/08/2021
--Lauderdale, TN - Reopened on 08/20/2021 by appointment only. Still expect some delays.
--Lawrence, TN - Reopened 08/30/2021

Closed Counties:
--**Clay, TN - ETA of reopening unknown; Impacted reports n/a
--Morgan, TN - ETA of reopening unknown; Impacted reports .005%

Delayed Counties:
--AR - All counties across the state are experiencing delays due to spikes in COVID cases and understaffing at the courts. In Washington County, District court searches must be completed by the clerks. The court is short-staffed. Please expect delays.
--Baldwin, GA - The court is limiting how many appointments the researchers are allowed to make. Expect delays.
--Clayton, GA - There is very limited access to the courts at this time. Expect major delays.
--Dougherty, GA - The court is requiring appointments and limiting the number of appointments that each researcher can make each week. Expect delays.
--Newton, GA - The court is open, but the record-keeping system is currently down. No ETA at this time.
--Ware, GA - Our researchers are back in the court and we are working to complete all pending searches as quickly as possible.
--Greene, MS - Clerk assistance is needed and the clerks are currently behind on these requests. Expect delays.
--Montcalm, MI - Court is short-staffed due to summer vacations and COVID. Please expect delays.
--Attala, MS - One of the court clerks is out due to COVID, causing delays for our researchers.
--Lewis and Clark, MT - Searches must be conducted by clerks. The court is operating with limited staff. Please expect delays.
--Silver Bow, MT - Searches must be conducted by clerks. The court is currently backlogged with requests. Please expect delays.
--Yellowstone, MT - The courts will be closed while they are installing new software, the current ETA for the installation is 09/28/2021. Once they reopen, they will be limiting researchers to one hour a day. Please expect delays.
--Pershing, NV - The court is short-staffed due to COVID, and all District court searches need to be completed by the clerks.
--Benton, TN - The courts are short-staffed due to COVID, and the researchers are seeing delays.
--Coffee, TN - The court is short-staffed due to COVID. Cases requiring clerk assistance may be delayed.
--Davidson, TN - Searches with older possible cases require files to be pulled. Files can only be pulled by the clerks who are not in the court every day. Expect delays.
--**Robertson, TN -
--Shelby, TN - Searches with older possible cases require files to be pulled. The file pull process is cumbersome and slow. Please expect delays.

**New Closure or Delay
Posted Oct 01, 2021 - 20:21 UTC
Update
09/28/2021

Reopened Counties:
--Effingham, GA - Reopened 08/30/2021
--Jenkins, GA - Reopened 08/24/2021
--Oglethorpe, GA - Reopened 09/07/2021
--Quitman, GA - Reopened 08/24/2021
--Schley, GA - Reopened 09/09/2021
--Wayne, GA - Reopened on 08/23/2021. Our researchers are having difficulty completing searches in this jurisdiction. Expect delays.
--Grant, KY - Reopened 09/03/2021
--Lincoln, KY - Reopened on 09/02/2021. The court is limiting researchers to one visit a week. Expect delays.
--Chickasaw, MS - Reopened 09/08/2021
--Itawamba, MS - Reopened on 08/30/2021
--Prentiss, MS - Reopened 09/08/2021
--Yalobusha, MS - Reopened on 09/17/2021
--Gibson, TN - Reopened 09/07/02021
--Hardeman, TN - Reopened 09/08/2021
--Lauderdale, TN - Reopened on 08/20/2021 by appointment only. Still expect some delays.
--Lawrence, TN - Reopened 08/30/2021

Closed Counties:
--**Morgan, TN - ETA of reopening unknown; Impacted reports .01%

Delayed Counties:
--AR - All counties across the state are experiencing delays due to spikes in COVID cases and understaffing at the courts. In Washington County, District court searches must be completed by the clerks. The court is short-staffed. Please expect delays.
--Baldwin, GA - The court is limiting how many appointments the researchers are allowed to make. Expect delays.
--Clayton, GA - There is very limited access to the courts at this time. Expect major delays.
--Dougherty, GA - The court is requiring appointments and limiting the number of appointments that each researcher can make each week. Expect delays.
--Newton, GA - The court is open, but the record-keeping system is currently down. No ETA at this time.
--Ware, GA - Our researchers are back in the court and we are working to complete all pending searches as quickly as possible.
--Greene, MS - Clerk assistance is needed and the clerks are currently behind on these requests. Expect delays.
--Montcalm, MI - Court is short-staffed due to summer vacations and COVID. Please expect delays.
--Attala, MS - One of the court clerks is out due to COVID, causing delays for our researchers.
--Lewis and Clark, MT - Searches must be conducted by clerks. The court is operating with limited staff. Please expect delays.
--Silver Bow, MT - Searches must be conducted by clerks. The court is currently backlogged with requests. Please expect delays.
--Yellowstone, MT - The courts will be closed while they are installing new software, the current ETA for the installation is 09/28/2021. Once they reopen, they will be limiting researchers to one hour a day. Please expect delays.
--Pershing, NV - The court is short-staffed due to COVID, and all District court searches need to be completed by the clerks.
--Benton, TN - The courts are short-staffed due to COVID, and the researchers are seeing delays.
--Coffee, TN - The court is short-staffed due to COVID. Cases requiring clerk assistance may be delayed.
--Davidson, TN - Searches with older possible cases require files to be pulled. Files can only be pulled by the clerks who are not in the court every day. Expect delays.
--Shelby, TN - Searches with older possible cases require files to be pulled. The file pull process is cumbersome and slow. Please expect delays.

**New Closure or Delay
Posted Sep 28, 2021 - 20:01 UTC
Update
09/21/2021

Reopened Counties:
--Effingham, GA - Reopened 08/30/2021
--Jenkins, GA - Reopened 08/24/2021
--Oglethorpe, GA - Reopened 09/07/2021
--Quitman, GA - Reopened 08/24/2021
--Schley, GA - Reopened 09/09/2021
--Wayne, GA - Reopened on 08/23/2021. Our researchers are having difficulty completing searches in this jurisdiction. Expect delays.
--Grant, KY - Reopened 09/03/2021
--Lincoln, KY - Reopened on 09/02/2021. The court is limiting researchers to one visit a week. Expect delays.
--Chickasaw, MS - Reopened 09/08/2021
--Itawamba, MS - Reopened on 08/30/2021
--Prentiss, MS - Reopened 09/08/2021
--Yalobusha, MS - Reopened on 09/17/2021
--Gibson, TN - Reopened 09/07/02021
--Hardeman, TN - Reopened 09/08/2021
--Lauderdale, TN - Reopened on 08/20/2021 by appointment only. Still expect some delays.
--Lawrence, TN - Reopened 08/30/2021

Closed Counties:
n/a

Delayed Counties:
--AR - All counties across the state are experiencing delays due to spikes in COVID cases and understaffing at the courts. In Washington County, District court searches must be completed by the clerks. The court is short-staffed. Please expect delays.
--Baldwin, GA - The court is limiting how many appointments the researchers are allowed to make. Expect delays.
--Clayton, GA - There is very limited access to the courts at this time. Expect major delays.
--Dougherty, GA - The court is requiring appointments and limiting the number of appointments that each researcher can make each week. Expect delays.
--Newton, GA - The court is open, but the record-keeping system is currently down. No ETA at this time.
--Ware, GA - Our researchers are back in the court and we are working to complete all pending searches as quickly as possible.
--Greene, MS - Clerk assistance is needed and the clerks are currently behind on these requests. Expect delays.
--Montcalm, MI - Court is short-staffed due to summer vacations and COVID. Please expect delays.
--Attala, MS - One of the court clerks is out due to COVID, causing delays for our researchers.
--Lewis and Clark, MT - Searches must be conducted by clerks. The court is operating with limited staff. Please expect delays.
--Silver Bow, MT - Searches must be conducted by clerks. The court is currently backlogged with requests. Please expect delays.
--**Yellowstone, MT - The courts will be closed while they are installing new software, the current ETA for the installation is 09/28/2021. Once they reopen, they will be limiting researchers to one hour a day. Please expect delays.
--Pershing, NV - The court is short-staffed due to COVID, and all District court searches need to be completed by the clerks.
--Benton, TN - The courts are short-staffed due to COVID, and the researchers are seeing delays.
--Coffee, TN - The court is short-staffed due to COVID. Cases requiring clerk assistance may be delayed.
--Davidson, TN - Searches with older possible cases require files to be pulled. Files can only be pulled by the clerks who are not in the court every day. Expect delays.
--Shelby, TN - Searches with older possible cases require files to be pulled. The file pull process is cumbersome and slow. Please expect delays.

**New Closure or Delay
Posted Sep 21, 2021 - 20:57 UTC
Update
09/20/2021

Reopened Counties:
--Effingham, GA - Reopened 08/30/2021
--Jenkins, GA - Reopened 08/24/2021
--Oglethorpe, GA - Reopened 09/07/2021
--Quitman, GA - Reopened 08/24/2021
--Schley, GA - Reopened 09/09/2021
--Wayne, GA - Reopened on 08/23/2021. Our researchers are having difficulty completing searches in this jurisdiction. Expect delays.
--Grant, KY - Reopened 09/03/2021
--Lincoln, KY - Reopened on 09/02/2021. The court is limiting researchers to one visit a week. Expect delays.
--Chickasaw, MS - Reopened 09/08/2021
--Itawamba, MS - Reopened on 08/30/2021
--Prentiss, MS - Reopened 09/08/2021
--Yalobusha, MS - Reopened on 09/17/2021
--Gibson, TN - Reopened 09/07/02021
--Hardeman, TN - Reopened 09/08/2021
--Lauderdale, TN - Reopened on 08/20/2021 by appointment only. Still expect some delays.
--Lawrence, TN - Reopened 08/30/2021

Closed Counties:
n/a

Delayed Counties:
--AR - All counties across the state are experiencing delays due to spikes in COVID cases and understaffing at the courts. In Washington County, District court searches must be completed by the clerks. The court is short-staffed. Please expect delays.
--Baldwin, GA - The court is limiting how many appointments the researchers are allowed to make. Expect delays.
--Clayton, GA - There is very limited access to the courts at this time. Expect major delays.
--Dougherty, GA - The court is requiring appointments and limiting the number of appointments that each researcher can make each week. Expect delays.
--Newton, GA - The court is open, but the record-keeping system is currently down. No ETA at this time.
--Ware, GA - Our researchers are back in the court and we are working to complete all pending searches as quickly as possible.
--Greene, MS - Clerk assistance is needed and the clerks are currently behind on these requests. Expect delays.
--Montcalm, MI - Court is short-staffed due to summer vacations and COVID. Please expect delays.
--Attala, MS - One of the court clerks is out due to COVID, causing delays for our researchers.
--Lewis and Clark, MT - Searches must be conducted by clerks. The court is operating with limited staff. Please expect delays.
--Silver Bow, MT - Searches must be conducted by clerks. The court is currently backlogged with requests. Please expect delays.
--Pershing, NV - The court is short-staffed due to COVID, and all District court searches need to be completed by the clerks.
--Benton, TN - The courts are short-staffed due to COVID, and the researchers are seeing delays.
--Coffee, TN - The court is short-staffed due to COVID. Cases requiring clerk assistance may be delayed.
--Davidson, TN - Searches with older possible cases require files to be pulled. Files can only be pulled by the clerks who are not in the court every day. Expect delays.
--Shelby, TN - Searches with older possible cases require files to be pulled. The file pull process is cumbersome and slow. Please expect delays.

**New Closure or Delay
Posted Sep 20, 2021 - 21:19 UTC
Update
09/17/2021

Reopened Counties:
--Effingham, GA - Reopened 08/30/2021
--Jenkins, GA - Reopened 08/24/2021
--Oglethorpe, GA - Reopened 09/07/2021
--Quitman, GA - Reopened 08/24/2021
--Schley, GA - Reopened 09/09/2021
--Wayne, GA - Reopened on 08/23/2021. Our researchers are having difficulty completing searches in this jurisdiction. Expect delays.
--Grant, KY - Reopened 09/03/2021
--Lincoln, KY - Reopened on 09/02/2021. The court is limiting researchers to one visit a week. Expect delays.
--Chickasaw, MS - Reopened 09/08/2021
--Itawamba, MS - Reopened on 08/30/2021
--Prentiss, MS - Reopened 09/08/2021
--Yalobusha, MS - Reopened on 09/17/2021
--Gibson, TN - Reopened 09/07/02021
--Hardeman, TN - Reopened 09/08/2021
--Lauderdale, TN - Reopened on 08/20/2021 by appointment only. Still expect some delays.
--Lawrence, TN - Reopened 08/30/2021

Closed Counties:
n/a

Delayed Counties:
--AR - All counties across the state are experiencing delays due to spikes in COVID cases and understaffing at the courts. In Washington County, District court searches must be completed by the clerks. The court is short-staffed. Please expect delays.
--Baldwin, GA - The court is limiting how many appointments the researchers are allowed to make. Expect delays.
--Clayton, GA - There is very limited access to the courts at this time. Expect major delays.
--Dougherty, GA - The court is requiring appointments and limiting the number of appointments that each researcher can make each week. Expect delays.
--Newton, GA - The court is open, but the record-keeping system is currently down. No ETA at this time.
--Ware, GA - Our researchers are back in the court and we are working to complete all pending searches as quickly as possible.
--Greene, MS - Clerk assistance is needed and the clerks are currently behind on these requests. Expect delays.
--Montcalm, MI - Court is short-staffed due to summer vacations and COVID. Please expect delays.
--Attala, MS - One of the court clerks is out due to COVID, causing delays for our researchers.
--Lewis and Clark, MT - Searches must be conducted by clerks. The court is operating with limited staff. Please expect delays.
--Silver Bow, MT - Searches must be conducted by clerks. The court is currently backlogged with requests. Please expect delays.
--Pershing, NV - The court is short-staffed due to COVID, and all District court searches need to be completed by the clerks.
--**Benton, TN - The courts are short-staffed due to COVID, and the researchers are seeing delays.
--Coffee, TN - The court is short-staffed due to COVID. Cases requiring clerk assistance may be delayed.
--Davidson, TN - Searches with older possible cases require files to be pulled. Files can only be pulled by the clerks who are not in the court every day. Expect delays.
--Shelby, TN - Searches with older possible cases require files to be pulled. The file pull process is cumbersome and slow. Please expect delays.

**New Closure or Delay
Posted Sep 17, 2021 - 20:08 UTC
Update
09/16/2021

Reopened Counties:
--Effingham, GA - Reopened 08/30/2021
--Jenkins, GA - Reopened 08/24/2021
--Oglethorpe, GA - Reopened 09/07/2021
--Quitman, GA - Reopened 08/24/2021
--Schley, GA - Reopened 09/09/2021
--Wayne, GA - Reopened on 08/23/2021. **Our researchers are having difficulty completing searches in this jurisdiction. Expect delays.
--Grant, KY - Reopened 09/03/2021
--Lincoln, KY - Reopened on 09/02/2021. **The court is limiting researchers to one visit a week. Expect delays.
--Chickasaw, MS - Reopened 09/08/2021
--Itawamba, MS - Reopened on 08/30/2021. **The public access terminal in the Justice court is down as of 09/09 and is not expected to be repaired until 09/13.
--Prentiss, MS - Reopened 09/08/2021
--Gibson, TN - Reopened 09/07/02021
--Hardeman, TN - Reopened 09/08/2021
--Lauderdale, TN - Reopened on 08/20/2021 by appointment only. Still expect some delays.
--Lawrence, TN - Reopened 08/30/2021

Closed Counties:
-- Yalobusha, MS - ETA of reopening is unknown; Impacted reports .01%

Delayed Counties:
--AR - All counties across the state are experiencing delays due to spikes in COVID cases and understaffing at the courts. In Washington County, District court searches must be completed by the clerks. The court is short-staffed. Please expect delays.
--Baldwin, GA - The court is limiting how many appointments the researchers are allowed to make. Expect delays.
--Clayton, GA - There is very limited access to the courts at this time. Expect major delays.
--Dougherty, GA - The court is requiring appointments and limiting the number of appointments that each researcher can make each week. Expect delays.
--Newton, GA - The court is open, but the record-keeping system is currently down. No ETA at this time.
--Ware, GA - Our researchers are back in the court and we are working to complete all pending searches as quickly as possible.
--Greene, MS - Clerk assistance is needed and the clerks are currently behind on these requests. Expect delays.
--Montcalm, MI - Court is short-staffed due to summer vacations and COVID. Please expect delays.
--**Attala, MS - One of the court clerks is out due to COVID, causing delays for our researchers.
--Lewis and Clark, MT - Searches must be conducted by clerks. The court is operating with limited staff. Please expect delays.
--Silver Bow, MT - Searches must be conducted by clerks. The court is currently backlogged with requests. Please expect delays.
--Pershing, NV - The court is short-staffed due to COVID, and all District court searches need to be completed by the clerks.
--Coffee, TN - The court is short-staffed due to COVID. Cases requiring clerk assistance may be delayed.
--Davidson, TN - Searches with older possible cases require files to be pulled. Files can only be pulled by the clerks who are not in the court every day. Expect delays.
--Shelby, TN - Searches with older possible cases require files to be pulled. The file pull process is cumbersome and slow. Please expect delays.

**New Closure or Delay
Posted Sep 16, 2021 - 20:41 UTC
Update
09/15/2021

Reopened Counties:
--Effingham, GA - Reopened 08/30/2021
--Jenkins, GA - Reopened 08/24/2021
--Oglethorpe, GA - Reopened 09/07/2021
--Quitman, GA - Reopened 08/24/2021
--Schley, GA - Reopened 09/09/2021
--Wayne, GA - Reopened on 08/23/2021. **Our researchers are having difficulty completing searches in this jurisdiction. Expect delays.
--Grant, KY - Reopened 09/03/2021
--Lincoln, KY - Reopened on 09/02/2021. **The court is limiting researchers to one visit a week. Expect delays.
--Chickasaw, MS - Reopened 09/08/2021
--Itawamba, MS - Reopened on 08/30/2021. **The public access terminal in the Justice court is down as of 09/09 and is not expected to be repaired until 09/13.
--Prentiss, MS - Reopened 09/08/2021
--Gibson, TN - Reopened 09/07/02021
--Hardeman, TN - Reopened 09/08/2021
--Lauderdale, TN - Reopened on 08/20/2021 by appointment only. Still expect some delays.
--Lawrence, TN - Reopened 08/30/2021

Closed Counties:
-- Yalobusha, MS - ETA of reopening is unknown; Impacted reports .01%

Delayed Counties:
--AR - All counties across the state are experiencing delays due to spikes in COVID cases and understaffing at the courts. In Washington County, District court searches must be completed by the clerks. The court is short-staffed. Please expect delays.
--Baldwin, GA - The court is limiting how many appointments the researchers are allowed to make. Expect delays.
--Clayton, GA - There is very limited access to the courts at this time. Expect major delays.
--Dougherty, GA - The court is requiring appointments and limiting the number of appointments that each researcher can make each week. Expect delays.
--Newton, GA - The court is open, but the record-keeping system is currently down. No ETA at this time.
--Ware, GA - Our researchers are back in the court and we are working to complete all pending searches as quickly as possible.
--Greene, MS - Clerk assistance is needed and the clerks are currently behind on these requests. Expect delays.
--Montcalm, MI - Court is short-staffed due to summer vacations and COVID. Please expect delays.
--Lewis and Clark, MT - Searches must be conducted by clerks. The court is operating with limited staff. Please expect delays.
--Silver Bow, MT - Searches must be conducted by clerks. The court is currently backlogged with requests. Please expect delays.
--Pershing, NV - The court is short-staffed due to COVID, and all District court searches need to be completed by the clerks.
--Coffee, TN - The court is short-staffed due to COVID. Cases requiring clerk assistance may be delayed.
--Davidson, TN - Searches with older possible cases require files to be pulled. Files can only be pulled by the clerks who are not in the court every day. Expect delays.
--Shelby, TN - Searches with older possible cases require files to be pulled. The file pull process is cumbersome and slow. Please expect delays.

**New Closure or Delay
Posted Sep 15, 2021 - 20:42 UTC
Update
09/14/2021

Reopened Counties:
--Effingham, GA - Reopened 08/30/2021
--Jenkins, GA - Reopened 08/24/2021
--Oglethorpe, GA - Reopened 09/07/2021
--Quitman, GA - Reopened 08/24/2021
--Schley, GA - Reopened 09/09/2021
--Wayne, GA - Reopened on 08/23/2021. **Our researchers are having difficulty completing searches in this jurisdiction. Expect delays.
--Grant, KY - Reopened 09/03/2021
--Lincoln, KY - Reopened on 09/02/2021. **The court is limiting researchers to one visit a week. Expect delays.
--Chickasaw, MS - Reopened 09/08/2021
--Itawamba, MS - Reopened on 08/30/2021. **The public access terminal in the Justice court is down as of 09/09 and is not expected to be repaired until 09/13.
--Prentiss, MS - Reopened 09/08/2021
--Gibson, TN - Reopened 09/07/02021
--Hardeman, TN - Reopened 09/08/2021
--Lauderdale, TN - Reopened on 08/20/2021 by appointment only. Still expect some delays.
--Lawrence, TN - Reopened 08/30/2021

Closed Counties:
-- Yalobusha, MS - ETA of reopening is unknown; Impacted reports .01%

Delayed Counties:
--AR - All counties across the state are experiencing delays due to spikes in COVID cases and understaffing at the courts. In Washington County, District court searches must be completed by the clerks. The court is short-staffed. Please expect delays.
--Baldwin, GA - The court is limiting how many appointments the researchers are allowed to make. Expect delays.
--Clayton, GA - There is very limited access to the courts at this time. Expect major delays.
--Dougherty, GA - The court is requiring appointments and limiting the number of appointments that each researcher can make each week. Expect delays.
--Newton, GA - The court is open, but the record-keeping system is currently down. No ETA at this time.
--Ware, GA - Our researchers are back in the court and we are working to complete all pending searches as quickly as possible.
--Greene, MS - Clerk assistance is needed and the clerks are currently behind on these requests. Expect delays.
--Montcalm, MI - Court is short-staffed due to summer vacations and COVID. Please expect delays.
--Lewis and Clark, MT - Searches must be conducted by clerks. The court is operating with limited staff. Please expect delays.
--Silver Bow, MT - Searches must be conducted by clerks. The court is currently backlogged with requests. Please expect delays.
--Pershing, NV - The court is short-staffed due to COVID, and all District court searches need to be completed by the clerks.
--Coffee, TN - The court is short-staffed due to COVID. Cases requiring clerk assistance may be delayed.
--Davidson, TN - Searches with older possible cases require files to be pulled. Files can only be pulled by the clerks who are not in the court every day. Expect delays.
--Shelby, TN - Searches with older possible cases require files to be pulled. The file pull process is cumbersome and slow. Please expect delays.

**New Closure or Delay
Posted Sep 14, 2021 - 20:56 UTC
Update
09/13/2021

Reopened Counties:
--Effingham, GA - Reopened 08/30/2021
--Jenkins, GA - Reopened 08/24/2021
--Oglethorpe, GA - Reopened 09/07/2021
--Quitman, GA - Reopened 08/24/2021
--Schley, GA - Reopened 09/09/2021
--Wayne, GA - Reopened on 08/23/2021. **Our researchers are having difficulty completing searches in this jurisdiction. Expect delays.
--Grant, KY - Reopened 09/03/2021
--Lincoln, KY - Reopened on 09/02/2021. **The court is limiting researchers to one visit a week. Expect delays.
--Chickasaw, MS - Reopened 09/08/2021
--Itawamba, MS - Reopened on 08/30/2021. **The public access terminal in the Justice court is down as of 09/09 and is not expected to be repaired until 09/13.
--Prentiss, MS - Reopened 09/08/2021
--Gibson, TN - Reopened 09/07/02021
--Hardeman, TN - Reopened 09/08/2021
--Lauderdale, TN - Reopened on 08/20/2021 by appointment only. Still expect some delays.
--Lawrence, TN - Reopened 08/30/2021

Closed Counties:
--Yalobusha, MS - ETA of reopening is unknown; Impacted reports .01%

Delayed Counties:
--AR - All counties across the state are experiencing delays due to spikes in COVID cases and understaffing at the courts. In Washington County, District court searches must be completed by the clerks. The court is short-staffed. Please expect delays.
--Maricopa, AZ - Courts are open with reduced staff and social distancing restrictions. Expect extended delays.
--Kings, CA - The court has shut down all of the public terminals; however, our researcher is able to conduct searches by sending in daily lists to the clerks. Expect delays.
--Baldwin, GA - The court is limiting how many appointments the researchers are allowed to make. Expect delays.
--Clayton, GA - There is very limited access to the courts at this time. Expect major delays.
--Dougherty, GA - The court is requiring appointments and limiting the number of appointments that each researcher can make each week. Expect delays.
--Newton, GA - The court is open, but the record-keeping system is currently down. No ETA at this time.
--Ware, GA - Our researchers are back in the court and we are working to complete all pending searches as quickly as possible.
--Greene, MS - Clerk assistance is needed and the clerks are currently behind on these requests. Expect delays.
--Montcalm, MI - Court is short-staffed due to summer vacations and COVID. Please expect delays.
--Lewis and Clark, MT - Searches must be conducted by clerks. The court is operating with limited staff. Please expect delays.
--Silver Bow, MT - Searches must be conducted by clerks. The court is currently backlogged with requests. Please expect delays.
--Pershing, NV - The court is short-staffed due to COVID, and all District court searches need to be completed by the clerks.
--Coffee, TN - The court is short-staffed due to COVID. Cases requiring clerk assistance may be delayed.
--Davidson, TN - Searches with older possible cases require files to be pulled. Files can only be pulled by the clerks who are not in the court every day. Expect delays.
--Shelby, TN - Searches with older possible cases require files to be pulled. The file pull process is cumbersome and slow. Please expect delays.

**New Closure or Delay
Posted Sep 13, 2021 - 20:46 UTC
Update
09/10/2021

Reopened Counties:
--Effingham, GA - Reopened 08/30/2021
--Jenkins, GA - Reopened 08/24/2021
--Oglethorpe, GA - Reopened 09/07/2021
--Quitman, GA - Reopened 08/24/2021
--Schley, GA - Reopened 09/09/2021
--Wayne, GA - Reopened on 08/23/2021. **Our researchers are having difficulty completing searches in this jurisdiction. Expect delays.
--Grant, KY - Reopened 09/03/2021
--Lincoln, KY - Reopened on 09/02/2021. **The court is limiting researchers to one visit a week. Expect delays.
--Chickasaw, MS - Reopened 09/08/2021
--Itawamba, MS - Reopened on 08/30/2021. **The public access terminal in the Justice court is down as of 09/09 and is not expected to be repaired until 09/13.
--Prentiss, MS - Reopened 09/08/2021
--Gibson, TN - Reopened 09/07/02021
--Hardeman, TN - Reopened 09/08/2021
--Lauderdale, TN - Reopened on 08/20/2021 by appointment only. Still expect some delays.
--Lawrence, TN - Reopened 08/30/2021

Closed Counties:
-- **Yalobusha, MS - ETA of reopening is unknown; Impacted reports .01%

Delayed Counties:
--AR - All counties across the state are experiencing delays due to spikes in COVID cases and understaffing at the courts. In Washington County, District court searches must be completed by the clerks. The court is short-staffed. Please expect delays.
--Maricopa, AZ - Courts are open with reduced staff and social distancing restrictions. Expect extended delays.
--Kings, CA - The court has shut down all of the public terminals; however, our researcher is able to conduct searches by sending in daily lists to the clerks. Expect delays.
--Baldwin, GA - The court is limiting how many appointments the researchers are allowed to make. Expect delays.
--Clayton, GA - There is very limited access to the courts at this time. Expect major delays.
--Dougherty, GA - The court is requiring appointments and limiting the number of appointments that each researcher can make each week. Expect delays.
--Newton, GA - The court is open, but the record-keeping system is currently down. No ETA at this time.
--Ware, GA - Our researchers are back in the court and we are working to complete all pending searches as quickly as possible.
--**Greene, MS - Clerk assistance is needed and the clerks are currently behind on these requests. Expect delays.
--Montcalm, MI - Court is short-staffed due to summer vacations and COVID. Please expect delays.
--Lewis and Clark, MT - Searches must be conducted by clerks. The court is operating with limited staff. Please expect delays.
--Silver Bow, MT - Searches must be conducted by clerks. The court is currently backlogged with requests. Please expect delays.
--Pershing, NV - The court is short-staffed due to COVID, and all District court searches need to be completed by the clerks.
--Coffee, TN - The court is short-staffed due to COVID. Cases requiring clerk assistance may be delayed.
--Davidson, TN - Searches with older possible cases require files to be pulled. Files can only be pulled by the clerks who are not in the court every day. Expect delays.
--Shelby, TN - Searches with older possible cases require files to be pulled. The file pull process is cumbersome and slow. Please expect delays.

**New Closure or Delay
Posted Sep 10, 2021 - 20:27 UTC
Update
09/09/2021

Reopened Counties:
--Effingham, GA - Reopened 08/30/2021
--Jenkins, GA - Reopened 08/24/2021
--Oglethorpe, GA - Reopened 09/07/2021
--Quitman, GA - Reopened 08/24/2021
--Schley, GA - Reopened 09/09/2021
--Wayne, GA - Reopened on 08/23/2021. **Our researchers are having difficulty completing searches in this jurisdiction. Expect delays.
--Grant, KY - Reopened 09/03/2021
--Lincoln, KY - Reopened on 09/02/2021. **The court is limiting researchers to one visit a week. Expect delays.
--Chickasaw, MS - Reopened 09/08/2021
--Itawamba, MS - Reopened on 08/30/2021. **The public access terminal in the Justice court is down as of 09/09 and is not expected to be repaired until 09/13.
--Prentiss, MS - Reopened 09/08/2021
--Gibson, TN - Reopened 09/07/02021
--Hardeman, TN - Reopened 09/08/2021
--Lauderdale, TN - Reopened on 08/20/2021 by appointment only. Still expect some delays.
--Lawrence, TN - Reopened 08/30/2021

Closed Counties:
-- None

Delayed Counties:
--AR - All counties across the state are experiencing delays due to spikes in COVID cases and understaffing at the courts. In Washington County, District court searches must be completed by the clerks. The court is short-staffed. Please expect delays.
--Maricopa, AZ - Courts are open with reduced staff and social distancing restrictions. Expect extended delays.
--Kings, CA - The court has shut down all of the public terminals; however, our researcher is able to conduct searches by sending in daily lists to the clerks. Expect delays.
--Baldwin, GA - The court is limiting how many appointments the researchers are allowed to make. Expect delays.
--Clayton, GA - There is very limited access to the courts at this time. Expect major delays.
--Dougherty, GA - The court is requiring appointments and limiting the number of appointments that each researcher can make each week. Expect delays.
--Newton, GA - The court is open, but the record-keeping system is currently down. No ETA at this time.
**--Ware, GA - Our researchers are back in the court and we are working to complete all pending searches as quickly as possible.
--Montcalm, MI - Court is short-staffed due to summer vacations and COVID. Please expect delays.
**--Lewis and Clark, MT - Searches must be conducted by clerks. The court is operating with limited staff. Please expect delays.
**--Silver Bow, MT - Searches must be conducted by clerks. The court is currently backlogged with requests. Please expect delays.
--Pershing, NV - The court is short-staffed due to COVID, and all District court searches need to be completed by the clerks.
--Coffee, TN - The court is short-staffed due to COVID. Cases requiring clerk assistance may be delayed.
--Davidson, TN - Searches with older possible cases require files to be pulled. Files can only be pulled by the clerks who are not in the court every day. Expect delays.
**--Shelby, TN - Searches with older possible cases require files to be pulled. The file pull process is cumbersome and slow. Please expect delays.

**New Closure or Delay
Posted Sep 09, 2021 - 20:59 UTC
Update
09/08/2021

Reopened Counties:
--Effingham, GA - Reopened on 08/30/2021
--Jenkins, GA - Reopened on 08/24/2021
--Gibson, TN - Reopened on 09/07/02021
--Oglethorpe, GA - Reopened on 09/07/2021
--Quitman, GA - Reopened on 08/24/2021
--Wayne, GA - Reopened on a08/23/2021. Proof of vaccination is required for researchers and the public. Still expect some delays.
--Grant, KY - Reopened 09/03/2021
--Lincoln, KY - Reopened 09/02/2021
--Chickasaw, MS - Reopened on 09/08/2021
--Itawamba, MS - Reopened on 08/30/2021
--Prentiss, MS - Reopened on 09/08/2021
--Hardeman, TN - Reopened on 09/08/2021
--Lauderdale, TN - Reopened on 08/20/2021 by appointment only. Still expect some delays.
--Lawrence, TN - Reopened on 08/30/2021

Closed Counties:
--Schley, GA - ETA of reopening is 09/13/2021; Impacted Reports: 0.001%

Delayed Counties:
--AR - All counties across the state are experiencing delays due to spikes in COVID cases and understaffing at the courts. In Washington County, District court searches must be completed by the clerks. The court is short-staffed. Please expect delays.
--Kings, CA - The court has shut down all of the public terminals; however, our researcher is able to conduct searches by sending in daily lists to the clerks. Expect Delays.
--Baldwin, GA - The court is limiting how many appointments the researchers are allowed to make. Expect delays.
--Clayton, GA - There is very limited access to the courts at this time. Expect major delays.
--Dougherty, GA - The court is requiring appointments and limiting the number of appointments that each researcher can make each week. Expect delays
--Wayne, GA - The researchers are having difficulties completing searches in this jurisdiction. Expect Delays.
--Ware, GA - The researchers in this jurisdiction have been exposed to COVID, expect delays.
--Newton, GA - The court is open, but the record-keeping system is currently down. No ETA at this time.
--Montcalm, MI - Court is short-staffed due to summer vacations and COVID. Please expect delays.
--Pershing, NV - The court is short-staffed due to COVID, and all the district court searches need to be completed by the clerks.
--Coffee, TN - The court is short-staffed due to COVID. Cases requiring clerk assistance may be delayed.
--Davidson, TN - Searches with older possible cases require files to be pulled. Files can only be pulled by the clerks who are not in the court every day. Expect delays.

**New Closure or Delay
Posted Sep 08, 2021 - 20:42 UTC
Update
09/07/2021

Reopened Counties:
--Effingham, GA - Reopened on 08/30/2021
--Jenkins, GA - Reopened on 08/24/2021
--Gibson, TN - Reopened on 09/07/02021
--Oglethorpe, GA - Reopened on 09/07/2021
--Quitman, GA - Reopened on 08/24/2021
--Wayne, GA - Reopened on a08/23/2021. Proof of vaccination is required for researchers and the public. Still expect some delays.
--Grant, KY - Reopened 09/03/2021
--Lincoln, KY - Reopened 09/02/2021
--Itawamba, MS - Reopened on 08/30/2021
--Lauderdale, TN - Reopened on 08/20/2021 by appointment only. Still expect some delays.
--Lawrence, TN - Reopened on 08/30/2021

Closed Counties:
--Schley, GA - ETA of reopening is 09/13/2021; Impacted Reports: 0.001%
--Chickasaw, MS - ETA of reopening is unknown; Impacted Reports: 0.004%
--Prentiss, MS - ETA of reopening is unknown; Impacted Reports: 0.003%
--Hardeman, TN - ETA of reopening is unknown; Impacted Reports: 0.01%

Delayed Counties:
--AR - All counties across the state are experiencing delays due to spikes in COVID cases and understaffing at the courts. In Washington County, District court searches must be completed by the clerks. The court is short-staffed. Please expect delays.
--Kings, CA - The court has shut down all of the public terminals; however, our researcher is able to conduct searches by sending in daily lists to the clerks. Expect Delays.
--Baldwin, GA - The court is limiting how many appointments the researchers are allowed to make. Expect delays.
--Clayton, GA - There is very limited access to the courts at this time. Expect major delays.
--Dougherty, GA - The court is requiring appointments and limiting the number of appointments that each researcher can make each week. Expect delays
--**Wayne, GA - The researchers are having difficulties completing searches in this jurisdiction. Expect Delays.
--Ware, GA - The researchers in this jurisdiction have been exposed to COVID, expect delays.
--Newton, GA - The court is open, but the record-keeping system is currently down. No ETA at this time.
--**Jefferson, LA - The court's record-keeping system is down due to ransomware. This will only affect records with possible records, expect delays.
--Montcalm, MI - Court is short-staffed due to summer vacations and COVID. Please expect delays.
--Pershing, NV - The court is short-staffed due to COVID, and all the district court searches need to be completed by the clerks.
--Coffee, TN - The court is short-staffed due to COVID. Cases requiring clerk assistance may be delayed.
--Davidson, TN - Searches with older possible cases require files to be pulled. Files can only be pulled by the clerks who are not in the court every day. Expect delays.

**New Closure or Delay
Posted Sep 07, 2021 - 20:43 UTC
Update
09/03/2021

Reopened Counties:
--Effingham, GA - Reopened on 08/30/2021
--Jenkins, GA - Reopened on 08/24/2021
--Quitman, GA - Reopened on 08/24/2021
--Wayne, GA - Reopened on a08/23/2021. Proof of vaccination is required for researchers and the public. Still expect some delays.
--Grant, KY - Reopened 09/03/2021
--Lincoln, KY - Reopened 09/02/2021
--Itawamba, MS - Reopened on 08/30/2021
--Lauderdale, TN - Reopened on 08/20/2021 by appointment only. Still expect some delays.
--Lawrence, TN - Reopened on 08/30/2021

Closed Counties:
--Oglethorpe, GA - ETA of reopening is 09/07/2021 ; Impacted Reports: 0.001%
--Schley, GA - ETA of reopening is 09/13/2021 ; Impacted Reports: 0.0%
--Chickasaw, MS - ETA of reopening is 09/07/2021 ; Impacted Reports: 0.004%
--Prentiss, MS - ETA of reopening is 09/07/2021; Impacted Reports: 0.003%
--Gibson, TN - ETA of reopening is 09/07/2021; Impacted Reports: 0.02%%
--Hardeman, TN - ETA of reopening is 09/07/2021 ; Impacted Reports: 0.01%

Delayed Counties:
--AR - All counties across the state are experiencing delays due to spikes in COVID cases and understaffing at the courts. In Washington County, District court searches must be completed by the clerks. The court is short-staffed. Please expect delays.
--Kings, CA - The court has shut down all of the public terminals; however, our researcher is able to conduct searches by sending in daily lists to the clerks. Expect Delays.
--Baldwin, GA - The court is limiting how many appointments the researchers are allowed to make. Expect delays.
--Clayton, GA - There is very limited access to the courts at this time. Expect major delays.
--Dougherty, GA - The court is requiring appointments and limiting the number of appointments that each researcher can make each week. Expect delays
--Ware, GA - The researchers in this jurisdiction have been exposed to COVID, expect delays.
--Newton, GA - The court is open, but the record-keeping system is currently down. No ETA at this time.
--Montcalm, MI - Court is short-staffed due to summer vacations and COVID. Please expect delays.
--Pershing, NV - The court is short-staffed due to COVID, and all the district court searches need to be completed by the clerks.
--Coffee, TN - The court is short-staffed due to COVID. Cases requiring clerk assistance may be delayed.
--Davidson, TN - Searches with older possible cases require files to be pulled. Files can only be pulled by the clerks who are not in the court every day. Expect delays.

**New Closure or Delay
Posted Sep 03, 2021 - 19:23 UTC
Update
09/02/2021

Reopened Counties:
--Effingham, GA - Reopened on 08/30/2021
--Jenkins, GA - Reopened on 08/24/2021
--Quitman, GA - Reopened on 08/24/2021
--Wayne, GA - Reopened on a08/23/2021. Proof of vaccination is required for researchers and the public. Still expect some delays.
--Lincoln, KY - Reopened 09/02/2021
--Itawamba, MS - Reopened on 08/30/2021
--Lauderdale, TN - Reopened on 08/20/2021 by appointment only. Still expect some delays.
--Lawrence, TN - Reopened on 08/30/2021

Closed Counties:
--Oglethorpe, GA - ETA of reopening is 09/07/2021; Impacted Reports: 0.001%
--Schley, GA - ETA of reopening is 09/13/2021; Impacted Reports: 0.0%
--Grant, KY - ETA of reopening is unknown; Impacted Reports: 0.03%
--Chickasaw, MS - ETA of reopening is 09/07/2021; Impacted Reports: 0.004%
--Prentiss, MS - ETA of reopening is 09/07/2021; Impacted Reports: 0.003%
--**Gibson, TN - ETA of reopening is 09/07/2021; Impacted Reports: 0.02%
--Hardeman, TN - ETA of reopening is 09/07/2021; Impacted Reports: 0.01%

Delayed Counties:
--AR - All counties across the state are experiencing delays due to spikes in COVID cases and understaffing at the courts. In Washington County, District court searches must be completed by the clerks. The court is short-staffed. Please expect delays.
--Kings, CA - The court has shut down all of the public terminals; however, our researcher is able to conduct searches by sending in daily lists to the clerks. Expect Delays.
--Baldwin, GA - The court is limiting how many appointments the researchers are allowed to make. Expect delays.
--Clayton, GA - There is very limited access to the courts at this time. Expect major delays.
--Dougherty, GA - The court is requiring appointments and limiting the number of appointments that each researcher can make each week. Expect delays
--Ware, GA - The researchers in this jurisdiction have been exposed to COVID, expect delays.
--Newton, GA - The court is open, but the record-keeping system is currently down. No ETA at this time.
--Montcalm, MI - Court is short-staffed due to summer vacations and COVID. Please expect delays.
--Pershing, NV - The court is short-staffed due to COVID, and all the district court searches need to be completed by the clerks.
--Coffee, TN - The court is short-staffed due to COVID. Cases requiring clerk assistance may be delayed.
--Davidson, TN - Searches with older possible cases require files to be pulled. Files can only be pulled by the clerks who are not in the court every day. Expect delays.

**New Closure or Delay
Posted Sep 02, 2021 - 20:48 UTC
Update
09/01/2021

Reopened Counties:
--Effingham, GA - Reopened on 08/30/2021
--Jenkins, GA - Reopened on 08/24/2021
--Quitman, GA - Reopened on 08/24/2021
--Wayne, GA - Reopened on a08/23/2021. Proof of vaccination is required for researchers and the public. Still expect some delays.
--Itawamba, MS - Reopened on 08/30/2021
--Lauderdale, TN - Reopened on 08/20/2021 by appointment only. Still expect some delays.
--Lawrence, TN - Reopened on 08/30/2021

Closed Counties:
--Oglethorpe, GA - ETA of reopening is 09/07/2021; Impacted Reports: 0.0%
--**Schley, GA - ETA of reopening is 09/13/2021; Impacted Reports: 0.0%
--Grant, KY - ETA of reopening is unknown; Impacted Reports: 0.05%
--Lincoln, KY - ETA of reopening is unknown; Impacted Reports: 0.01%
--Chickasaw, MS - ETA of reopening is 09/07/2021; Impacted Reports: 0.004%
--Prentiss, MS - ETA of reopening is unknown; Impacted Reports: 0.004%
--Hardeman, TN - ETA of reopening is 09/07/2021; Impacted Reports: 0.01%

Delayed Counties:
--AR - All counties across the state are experiencing delays due to spikes in COVID cases and understaffing at the courts. In Washington County, District court searches must be completed by the clerks. The court is short-staffed. Please expect delays.
--Kings, CA - The court has shut down all of the public terminals; however, our researcher is able to conduct searches by sending in daily lists to the clerks. Expect Delays.
--Baldwin, GA - The court is limiting how many appointments the researchers are allowed to make. Expect delays.
--Clayton, GA - There is very limited access to the courts at this time. Expect major delays.
--Dougherty, GA - The court is requiring appointments and limiting the number of appointments that each researcher can make each week. Expect delays
--**Ware, GA - The researchers in this jurisdiction have been exposed to COVID, expect delays.
--Newton, GA - The court is open, but the record-keeping system is currently down. No ETA at this time.
--Montcalm, MI - Court is short-staffed due to summer vacations and COVID. Please expect delays.
--Pershing, NV - The court is short-staffed due to COVID, and all the district court searches need to be completed by the clerks.
--Coffee, TN - The court is short-staffed due to COVID. Cases requiring clerk assistance may be delayed.
--Davidson, TN - Searches with older possible cases require files to be pulled. Files can only be pulled by the clerks who are not in the court every day. Expect delays.

**New Closure or Delay
Posted Sep 01, 2021 - 20:53 UTC
Update
08/31/2021

Reopened Counties:
--Effingham, GA - Reopened on 08/30/2021
--Jenkins, GA - Reopened on 08/24/2021
--Quitman, GA - Reopened on 08/24/2021
--Wayne, GA - Reopened on 08/23/2021. Proof of vaccination is required for researchers and the public. Still expect some delays.
--Itawamba, MS - Reopened on 08/30/2021
--Lauderdale, TN - Reopened on 08/20/2021 by appointment only. Still expect some delays.
--Lawrence, TN - Reopened on 08/30/2021

Closed Counties:
--**Oglethorpe, GA - ETA of reopening is 09/07/2021 ; Impacted Reports: 0.0%
--**Grant, KY - ETA of reopening is unknown ; Impacted Reports: 0.05%
--Lincoln, KY - ETA of reopening is unknown ; Impacted Reports: 0.01%
--Chickasaw, MS - ETA of reopening is 09/07/2021 ; Impacted Reports: 0.003%
--Prentiss, MS - ETA of reopening is 09/01/2021 ; Impacted Reports: 0.004%
--Hardeman, TN - ETA of reopening is 09/07/2021 ; Impacted Reports: 0.01%

Delayed Counties:
--AR - All counties across the state are experiencing delays due to spikes in COVID cases and understaffing at the courts. In Washington County, District court searches must be completed by the clerks. The court is short-staffed. Please expect delays.
--Maricopa, AZ - Courts are open with reduced staff and social distancing restrictions. Expect extended delays.
--Kings, CA - The court has shut down all of the public terminals; however, our researcher is able to conduct searches by sending in daily lists to the clerks. Expect Delays.
--Baldwin, GA - The court is limiting how many appointments the researchers are allowed to make. Expect delays.
--Clayton, GA - There is very limited access to the courts at this time. Expect major delays.
--Dougherty, GA - The court is requiring appointments and limiting the number of appointments that each researcher can make each week. Expect delays
--Newton, GA - The court is open, but the record-keeping system is currently down. No ETA at this time.
--Taylor, GA - Orders that require clerk assistance will be delayed.
--Montcalm, MI - Court is short-staffed due to summer vacations and COVID. Please expect delays.
--Pershing, NV - The court is short-staffed due to COVID, and all the district court searches need to be completed by the clerks.
--Coffee, TN - The court is short-staffed due to COVID. Cases requiring clerk assistance may be delayed.
--Davidson, TN - Searches with older possible cases require files to be pulled. Files can only be pulled by the clerks who are not in the court every day. Expect delays.

**New Closure or Delay
Posted Aug 31, 2021 - 21:13 UTC
Update
08/30/2021

Reopened Counties:
--Effingham, GA - Reopened on 08/30/2021
--Jenkins, GA - Reopened on 08/24/2021
--Quitman, GA - Reopened on 08/24/2021
--Wayne, GA - Reopened on 08/23/2021. Proof of vaccination is required for researchers and the public. Still expect some delays.
--Itawamba, MS - Reopened on 08/30/2021
--Lauderdale, TN - Reopened on 08/20/2021 by appointment only. Still expect some delays.
--Lawrence, TN - Reopened on 08/30/2021

Closed Counties:
--Lincoln, KY - ETA of reopening is unknown; Impacted Reports: 0.01%
--Chickasaw, MS - ETA of reopening is 09/07/2021; Impacted Reports: 0.002%
--Prentiss, MS - ETA of reopening is 09/01/2021; Impacted Reports: 0.004%
--Hardeman, TN - ETA of reopening is 09/07/2021; Impacted Reports: 0.001%

Delayed Counties:
--AR - All counties across the state are experiencing delays due to spikes in COVID cases and understaffing at the courts. In Washington County, District court searches must be completed by the clerks. The court is short-staffed. Please expect delays.
--Maricopa, AZ - Courts are open with reduced staff and social distancing restrictions. Expect extended delays.
--Kings, CA - The court has shut down all of the public terminals; however, our researcher is able to conduct searches by sending in daily lists to the clerks. Expect Delays.
--Baldwin, GA - The court is limiting how many appointments the researchers are allowed to make. Expect delays.
--Clayton, GA - There is very limited access to the courts at this time. Expect major delays.
--Dougherty, GA - The court is requiring appointments and limiting the number of appointments that each researcher can make each week. Expect delays
--Newton, GA - The court is open, but the record-keeping system is currently down. No ETA at this time.
--Taylor, GA - Orders that require clerk assistance will be delayed.
--Montcalm, MI - Court is short-staffed due to summer vacations and COVID. Please expect delays.
--Pershing, NV - The court is short-staffed due to COVID, and all the district court searches need to be completed by the clerks.
--Coffee, TN - The court is short-staffed due to COVID. Cases requiring clerk assistance may be delayed.
--Davidson, TN - Searches with older possible cases require files to be pulled. Files can only be pulled by the clerks who are not in the court every day. Expect delays.

**New Closure or Delay
Posted Aug 30, 2021 - 21:16 UTC
Update
08/27/2021:

Reopened Counties:
--Jenkins, GA - Reopened on 08/24/2021
--Quitman, GA - Reopened on 08/24/2021
--Wayne, GA - Reopened on 08/23/2021. Proof of vaccination is required for researchers and the public. Still expect some delays.
--Lauderdale, TN - Reopened on 08/20/2021 by appointment only. Still expect some delays.

Closed Counties:
--Effingham, GA - ETA of reopening is 08/30/2021
--Lincoln, KY - ETA of reopening is 08/30/2021
--**Chickasaw, MS - ETA of reopening is 09/07/2021
--Itawamba, MS - No ETA on reopening date
--Prentiss, MS - ETA of reopening is 09/01/2021
--Hardeman, TN - ETA of reopening is 09/07/2021
--Lawrence, TN - No ETA on reopening date. Clear searches will not be affected.

Delayed Counties:
--AR - All counties across the state are experiencing delays due to spikes in COVID cases and understaffing at the courts. In Washington County, District court searches must be completed by the clerks. The court is short-staffed. Please expect delays.
--Maricopa, AZ - Courts are open with reduced staff and social distancing restrictions. Expect extended delays.
--Baldwin, GA - The court is limiting how many appointments the researchers are allowed to make. Expect delays.
--Clayton, GA - There is very limited access to the courts at this time. Expect major delays.
--**Dougherty, GA - The court is requiring appointments and limiting the number of appointments that each researcher can make each week. Expect delays
--Newton, GA - The court is open, but the record-keeping system is currently down. No ETA at this time.
--**Taylor, GA - Orders that require clerk assistance will be delayed.
--Montcalm, MI - Court is short-staffed due to summer vacations and COVID. Please expect delays.
--Pershing, NV - The court is short-staffed due to COVID, and all the district court searches need to be completed by the clerks.
--Coffee, TN - The court is short-staffed due to COVID. Cases requiring clerk assistance may be delayed.
--Davidson, TN - Searches with older possible cases require files to be pulled. Files can only be pulled by the clerks who are not in the court every day. Expect delays.

**New Closure or Delay
Posted Aug 27, 2021 - 21:16 UTC
Update
08/26/2021:

Reopened Counties:
--Jenkins, GA - Reopened on 08/24/2021
--Quitman, GA - Reopened on 08/24/2021
--Wayne, GA - Reopened on 08/23/2021. Proof of vaccination is required for researchers and the public. Still expect some delays.
--Lauderdale, TN - Reopened on 08/20/2021 by appointment only. Still expect some delays.

Closed Counties:
--Kings, CA - The court has shut down all of the PAT’s and the clerks will not provide any assistance. No ETA on reopening date.
--Effingham, GA - **ETA of reopening is 08/30/2021
--Lincoln, KY - **ETA of reopening is 08/30/2021
--Itawamba, MS - No ETA on reopening date
--Prentiss, MS - ETA of reopening is 09/01/2021
--**Hardeman, TN - **ETA of reopening is 09/07/2021
--Lawrence, TN - No ETA on reopening date. Clear searches will not be affected.

Delayed Counties:
--AR - All counties across the state are experiencing delays due to spikes in COVID cases and understaffing at the courts. In Washington County, District court searches must be completed by the clerks. The court is short-staffed. Please expect delays.
--Maricopa, AZ - Courts are open with reduced staff and social distancing restrictions. Expect extended delays.
--Baldwin, GA - The court is limiting how many appointments the researchers are allowed to make. Expect delays.
--Clayton, GA - There is very limited access to the courts at this time. Expect major delays.
--Newton, GA - The court is open, but the record-keeping system is currently down. No ETA at this time.
--Montcalm, MI - Court is short-staffed due to summer vacations and COVID. Please expect delays.
--Pershing, NV - The court is short-staffed due to COVID, and all the district court searches need to be completed by the clerks.
--Coffee, TN - The court is short-staffed due to COVID. Cases requiring clerk assistance may be delayed.
--Davidson, TN - Searches with older possible cases require files to be pulled. Files can only be pulled by the clerks who are not in the court every day. Expect delays.

**New Closure or Delay
Posted Aug 26, 2021 - 21:15 UTC
Update
08/25/2021:

Reopened Counties:
--Jenkins, GA - Reopened on 08/24/2021
--Quitman, GA - Reopened on 08/24/2021
--Wayne, GA - Reopened on 08/23/2021. Proof of vaccination is required for researchers and the public. Still expect some delays.
--Lauderdale, TN - Reopened on 08/20/2021 by appointment only. Still expect some delays.

Closed Counties:
--Kings, CA - The court has shut down all of the PAT’s and the clerks will not provide any assistance. No ETA on reopening date.
--Effingham, GA - **ETA of reopening is 08/30/2021
--Lincoln, KY - **ETA of reopening is 08/30/2021
--Itawamba, MS - No ETA on reopening date
--Prentiss, MS - ETA of reopening is 09/01/2021
—**Lawrence, TN - No ETA on reopening date. Clear searches will not be affected.

Delayed Counties:
--AR - All counties across the state are experiencing delays due to spikes in COVID cases and understaffing at the courts. In Washington County, District court searches must be completed by the clerks. The court is short-staffed. Please expect delays.
—**Maricopa, AZ - Courts are open with reduced staff and social distancing restrictions. Expect extended delays.
--Baldwin, GA - The court is limiting how many appointments the researchers are allowed to make. Expect delays.
--Clayton, GA - There is very limited access to the courts at this time. Expect major delays.
--Newton, GA - The court is open, but the record-keeping system is currently down. No ETA at this time.
—**Montcalm, MI - Court is short-staffed due to summer vacations and COVID. Please expect delays.
--Pershing, NV - The court is short-staffed due to COVID, and all the district court searches need to be completed by the clerks.
--Coffee, TN - The court is short-staffed due to COVID. Cases requiring clerk assistance may be delayed.
--Davidson, TN - Searches with older possible cases require files to be pulled. Files can only be pulled by the clerks who are not in the court every day. Expect delays.

**New Closure or Delay
Posted Aug 25, 2021 - 21:00 UTC
Update
8/24/2021:

Reopened Counties:
--Jenkins, GA
--Quitman, GA

Closed Counties:
--Kings, CA -- The court has shut down all of the PAT’s and the clerks will not provide any assistance. No ETA on reopening date.
--Lincoln, KY - No ETA on reopening date
--**Effingham, GA - No ETA on reopening date
--Itawamba, MS - No ETA on reopening date
--Prentiss, MS - ETA of reopening is 09/01/2021

Delayed Counties:
--AR - All counties across the state are experiencing delays due to spikes in COVID cases and understaffing.
--Baldwin, GA - The court is limiting how many appointments the researchers are allowed to make. Expect delays.
--Clayton, GA - There is very limited access to the courts at this time. Expect major delays.
--Newton, GA - The court is open, but the record-keeping system is currently down. No ETA at this time.
--Wayne, GA - Reopened, but requiring proof of vaccination for the researchers and the public. Still expect some delays.
--Pershing, NV - The court is short-staffed due to COVID, and all the district court searches need to be completed by the clerks.
--Coffee, TN - The court is short-staffed due to COVID. Cases requiring clerk assistance may be delayed.
--Davidson, TN - Searches with older possible cases require files to be pulled. Files can only be pulled by the clerks who are not in the court every day. Expect delays.
--Lauderdale, TN - Reopened by appointment only. Still expect some delays.

**New Closure or Delay
Posted Aug 24, 2021 - 20:55 UTC
Update
08/23/2021:

Reopened Counties:
--Lauderdale, TN - Reopened by appointment only. Still expect some delays.
--Wayne, GA - Reopened, but requiring proof of vaccination for the researchers and the public. Still expect some delays.

Closed Counties:
--Lincoln, KY - No ETA on reopening date
--Jenkins, GA - No ETA on reopening date
--Quitman, GA - *NEW reopening ETA - 8/24*
--Itawamba, MS - No ETA on reopening date
--Prentiss, MS - ETA of reopening is 09/01/2021

Delayed Counties:
--AR - All counties across the state are experiencing delays due to spikes in COVID cases and understaffing.
--Kings, CA - The online record-keeping system is offline. However, researchers are able to complete searches by mailing in requests. Expect major delays.
--Baldwin, GA - The court is limiting how many appointments the researchers are allowed to make. Expect delays.
--Clayton, GA - There is very limited access to the courts at this time. Expect major delays.
--Newton, GA - The court is open, but the record-keeping system is currently down. No ETA at this time.
--Pershing, NV - The court is short-staffed due to COVID, and all the district court searches need to be completed by the clerks.
--Coffee, TN - The court is short-staffed due to COVID. Cases requiring clerk assistance may be delayed.
--Davidson, TN - Searches with older possible cases require files to be pulled. Files can only be pulled by the clerks who are not in the court every day. Expect delays.

**New Closure or Delay
Posted Aug 23, 2021 - 20:53 UTC
Monitoring
8/20/2021:

Counties Closed due to COVID:
--Lincoln, KY - No ETA on reopening date
**--Jenkins, GA - No ETA on reopening date
**--Wayne, GA - No ETA on reopening date
**--Quitman, GA - No ETA on reopening date
--Itawamba, MS - No ETA on reopening date
**--Prentiss, MS - ETA of reopening is 09/01/2021

Delayed Counties:
--AR - All counties across the state are experiencing delays due to spikes in COVID cases and understaffing.
**--Kings, CA - The online record-keeping system is offline. However, researchers are able to complete searches by mailing in requests. Expect major delays.
--Baldwin, GA - The court is limiting how many appointments the researchers are allowed to make. Expect delays.
--Clayton, GA - There is very limited access to the courts at this time. Expect major delays.
--Newton, GA - The court is open, but the record-keeping system is currently down. No ETA at this time.
--Pershing, NV - The court is short-staffed due to COVID, and all the district court searches need to be completed by the clerks.
--Coffee, TN - The court is short-staffed due to COVID. Cases requiring clerk assistance may be delayed.
--Davidson, TN - Searches with older possible cases require files to be pulled. Files can only be pulled by the clerks who are not in the court every day. Expect delays.
**--Lauderdale, TN - Reopened by appointment only, still expect delays.

**New Closure or Delay
Posted Aug 20, 2021 - 20:56 UTC
Identified
*We will post a new update to the status page every day with any changes and re-opened counties*

8/19/2021:

Counties Closed due to COVID:
--Lauderdale, TN - ETA of reopening is 08/20/2021
--Lincoln, KY - No ETA on reopening date
--Itawamba, MS - No ETA on reopening date

Delayed Counties:
--AR - All counties across the state are experiencing delays due to spikes in COVID cases and understaffing.
--Baldwin, GA - The court is limiting how many appointments the researchers are allowed to make. Expect delays.
--Clayton, GA - There is very limited access to the courts at this time. Expect major delays.
--Pershing, NV - The court is short-staffed due to COVID, and all the district court searches need to be completed by the clerks.
--Coffee, TN - The court is short-staffed due to COVID. Cases requiring clerk assistance may be delayed.
--Davidson, TN - Searches with older possible cases require files to be pulled. Files can only be pulled by the clerks who are not in the court every day. Expect delays.
Posted Aug 19, 2021 - 22:41 UTC