McCracken

McCracken County Courthouse
300 Clarence Gaines St.
Paducah, KY 42003
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Circuit Court Clerk: Kim Channell

Phone
Circuit: 270-575-7280
District: 270-575-7270
Criminal District: 270-575-7272
Paternity: 270-575-7275
Juvenile: 270-575-7274
Civil Circuit: 270-575-7281
Traffic District: 270-575-7271
Probate: 270-575-7273
Bookkeeping: 270-575-7383
Driver's Licensing: 270-575-7276
CDL: 270-575-7277

Payment options: Cash, check, money order. No two-party checks. Cash required for bond. Pay online with ePay.

Driver's Licensing Notice: The location of your driver’s license services may have changed. Those services are transitioning from all 120 Offices of Circuit Court Clerk to the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet’s regional offices by June 30, 2022. To learn what to do in your county, please visit our Driver’s Licensing page.

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: Lot at Seventh and Washington streets

Justice, Judges & Circuit Court Clerk

Kim Channell

Kim Channell

McCracken County Judicial Center

Hours

Hours
Day Hours
Monday 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
Tuesday 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
Wednesday 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
Thursday 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
Friday 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed

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