Butler

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Butler County Courthouse
110 N. Main St. P.O. Box 625
Morgantown, KY 42261
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Office of Circuit Court Clerk

Circuit Court Clerk: Melissa Cardwell

Phone: 270-526-5631

Payment Options: Cash, check, money order. Credit and debit cards (fee applies) by phone. Pay online with ePay.

Driver's Licensing: Effective July 1, 2022, all driver’s license services have moved from the Offices of Circuit Court Clerk to the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet. More at drive.ky.gov.

Requesting Older Court Records
15-35 years old: Request records from the State Records Center by submitting this form to ​state.records@ky.gov. Case and locator numbers must be provided; request those from the Office of Circuit Court Clerk in the county where the case was handled. For contact information, click here and scroll down to Find a Court/Circuit Court Clerk by County.

36+ years old: Request re​cords from the Kentucky Department for Libraries and Archives here. For cases filed on or after Jan. 1, ​1978, case and locator numbers must be provided; request those from the Office of Circuit Court Clerk in the county where the case was handled. For contact information, click here and scroll down to Find a Court/Circuit Court Clerk by County.​​​​​

Parking: Free parking around building

Accessibility: Elevator to second floor

Justice, Judges & Circuit Court Clerk

138

Timothy R. Coleman

JudgeCircuit Court

38th Judicial Circuit
Division 1

Michael McKown
238

Michael McKown

JudgeFamily Court

38th Judicial Circuit
Division 2

138

Joseph Brett "J.B." Hines

JudgeDistrict Court

38th Judicial District
Division 1

238

John M. McCarty

Chief District JudgeDistrict Court

38th Judicial District
Division 2

Melissa Caldwell

Circuit Court Clerk

Butler County Judicial Center

Hours

Hours
Day Hours
Monday 8 a.m.-4 p.m.
Tuesday 8 a.m.-4 p.m.
Wednesday 8 a.m.-4 p.m.
Thursday 8 a.m.-4 p.m.
Friday 8 a.m.-4 p.m.
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed

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