Bell County Bar Association News

  • 03/10/2021 3:50 PM | Cynthia Helmandollar (Administrator)

    Attached is the signed Revised COVID-19 Administrative Order file marked a little bit ago adopting the previous COVID-19 Operating Plan as Bell County's current plan. At this time Bell County will continue to require face masks and social distancing and remote hearings will continue as scheduled.

    3-10-21 Bell Co Revised Covid-19 Admin Order.pdf

  • 02/23/2021 6:54 AM | Cynthia Helmandollar (Administrator)

    Update. Due to ongoing water issues, the Bell County Justice Complex will be CLOSED TODAY, Tuesday February 23rd.

    Family and Civil cases will be held remotely. Please contact the appropriate Court Coordinator by email for the exact time of hearing and for specific questions regarding the hearings scheduled

  • 02/22/2021 5:08 PM | Cynthia Helmandollar (Administrator)

    resuming normal operations Tuesday, February 23, 2021.

  • 02/21/2021 3:06 PM | Cynthia Helmandollar (Administrator)

    Because of water and sewer issues, the Bell County Justice Complex will be closed tomorrow - Monday (2/22).

    Family / Civil dockets for the 146th and 169th District Court will proceed as scheduled with remote hearings.

    The Criminal dockets for the 264th and 426th District Court will be cancelled and reset for another day.

    If you are scheduled for a family law hearing tomorrow in the 264th or 426th please contact the court coordinator to find out if the hearing can be heard.

    The 27th District Court is scheduled to be in Lampasas tomorrow and there will be no hearings in Bell County.

  • 02/17/2021 3:04 PM | Cynthia Helmandollar (Administrator)

    Due to weather, power outages, internet interruptions and power and water issues at the Justice Complex the District Courts will not be hearing cases Thursday or Friday. 

    Hearings in District Court will resume as normal on Monday.

    CPS court is also cancelled for Thursday.

  • 02/16/2021 5:30 PM | Cynthia Helmandollar (Administrator)

    All Bell County offices closed on Wednesday.

  • 02/16/2021 1:15 PM | Cynthia Helmandollar (Administrator)

    Bell County District AND CPS courts are both closed Wednesday, February 17, 2021, including virtual hearings.

    No official word yet on AG Court. 

  • 02/15/2021 5:20 PM | Cynthia Helmandollar (Administrator)

    are closed Tuesday, February 16,2021.

  • 02/15/2021 1:43 PM | Cynthia Helmandollar (Administrator)

    All Bell County District Court hearings, including virtual hearings, for Tuesday, February 16, 2021, are CANCELLED.

    Additionally, ALL CPS hearings are also cancelled.


  • 01/10/2021 7:05 PM | Cynthia Helmandollar (Administrator)

    Bell County Offices will be closed on Monday, January 11, 2021, due to inclement weather. Please plan accordingly and check the Bell County website for additional information. 


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