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District Clerk
Responsibilities
The District Clerk is charged with maintaining and arranging records deposited in the clerk's office. The District Clerk:
  • Records the acts and proceedings of the district court
  • Enters all judgments of the court under the direction of the judge
  • Records all executions issued and the returns issued on the executions
  • Processes passport applications
  • Administers child support payments
  • Administers trust accounts for minors ordered by the courts
  • Keeps an index of the parties who file in the court, and makes reference to any judgments made in the case
  • Keeps an account of all fines and fees collected by the office
  • Keeps an account of the amount due jurors for service in district court

Melanie Reed
District Clerk

109 S. Jackson St.
Second Floor
Waxahachie, TX  75165

Ph: 972-825-5091

Automated 24-Hour Information
Ph: 972-825-5096

Hours
Monday - Friday
8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.