Holiday Schedule

We will be closed the following days in 2017:

Monday January 16

President's Day
Monday February 20

Good Friday
Friday April 14

Memorial Day
Monday May 29

Independence Day
Monday July 3
Tuesday July 4

Labor Day
Monday September 4

Thursday November 23
Friday November 24

Monday December 25

Magistrate Court

Gail Smith, Magistrate Judge

Contact Information:

Mailing Address
P.O. Box 356
Lexington, GA 30648

Physical Address
109 East Boggs St
Lexington, GA 30648

Phone: (706)743-8321
Fax: (706) 743-3177

Hours of Operation
Monday - Friday, 8am-noon and 1pm-5pm



  • Conduct Preliminary Hearings and Pre-warrant Hearings
  • Issue Criminal Arrest Warrants, Good Behavior Warrants, Bench Warrants, Search Warrants, Deposit Account Fraud
  • Warrants
  • Interrogatories
  • Fifas
  • Dispossessories
  • Garnishments
  • Writ of possessions
  • Serve Civil Papers
  • Statement of Claims not exceeding $15,000
  • Foreclosures on personal property
  • Abandoned Motor Vehicle Foreclosures
  • Try and Adjudicate: County Ordinance Violations, Mobile Home Decal Cases, Deposit Account Fraud Cases
  • Limited Misdemeanor Jurisdiction


         Bad Check 10 Day Form

             Dispossessory Forms

             Foreclosure of Personal Property

             Garnishment Forms - Continuing

             Garnishment - Financial Institution

              Statement of Claim

             Filing Fees