Other Options

Other Options:

  • Alternative to Payments(Community Service)- If you are assessed fines and court costs as a result of this citation and you are unable to pay, bring this to the attention of the judge.
  • Extension- A extension for up to 60 Days can be granted by the court staff; however, an appearance before the Judge is required if more time is needed.
  • Trial(Not Guilty Plea)- The option of a jury trial or a trial before the court may be requested. Notice will me mailed 2-3 before the scheduled trial date.

If a defendant defaults in the discharge of the judgment and sentence of the court, a hearing will be scheduled pursuant to Tex. Code Crim. Pro. Art. 45.046. The show-cause docket is normally scheduled on Wednesday at 1:30 PM.

*Defendants are encouraged to contact court staff at 903-731-8433 for available options that does not require an appearance.