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Adams County Court

Welcome to the Adams County Court Website. We hope you find this site helpful and informative. We are dedicated to serving the public by providing effective and efficient service. We have a sincere goal of making information easily available to the public and to find the most cost effective ways to serve the wonderful citizens of Adams County.

The County Clerk of Courts office maintains the records of the Adams County Court/Municipal Court. The Adams County Court, in the Courthouse in the basement, is responsible for filing, docketing, indexing and preserving all court pleadings, and cases related to County Court. The Adams County Court handles small claims civil cases, misdemeanor, and traffic related cases.

Melody King serves as our Chief Deputy and would be glad to answer any of your questions. Further, our friendly and knowledgeable Deputy Clerks, Becky Price, Sherri Harmon, Penny Baldwin and Bobbie Carrington can assist you in any way possible.

Please do not hesitate to contact me personally if I can be of any assistance to you or if you have any suggestions on how we may better serve you at

Larry Heller, Clerk of Courts

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Legal Disclaimer

It is not the intention of the Adams County Court to offer advice through these pages or through answering questions. While knowledgeable about the operation procedures of the Court, the Clerks are not attorneys and cannot recommend specific legal options, and their answering of questions by the public should not be construed as such. When in doubt about your legal status, you should seek the advice of an attorney knowledgeable in the area of law about which you are inquiring.


Monday - Friday
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
(closed on legal holidays)

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Adams County Court
110 West Main St. Rm 25
West Union, Ohio 45693

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Melody King, Chief Deputy Clerk
Larry Heller, Clerk of Courts
Phone: (937) 544-2011

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