Municipal Court

Tioga Municipal Court is a limited jurisdiction court serving the citizens of the City of Tioga, Texas. The Court has jurisdiction over traffic violations, parking citations and local ordinances that include shoplifting, disturbances, assaults, code violations, animal violation and domestic violence matters. The Municipal Court Judge and Court Clerk are appointed by the City Council.

Judge:                      Ann Pafford
Court Clerk: 
         Donna Carney

The Tioga Municipal Court is located at 600 Main Street, Tioga, Texas.

Office hours:      Monday-Friday 8 AM  to 5PM
Court Dates and Times:
2nd and 4th Tuesday(s)    6:30 PM

Contact the Court prior to your scheduled appearance date if you have any questions regarding:

  • fine amounts
  • compliance dismissals
  • driver’s safety courses
  • deferred disposition
  • any other matter

Call the Court Clerk at 940-437-2351 prior to your court date to request a reset of your court appearance to a different date. You must speak to the Clerk and receive verbal consent of the change in court date. Leaving a voice mail or email does not constitute a request for a reset.

Contact information:

Phone: 940-437-2351
     Tioga Municipal Court

P.O. Box 206
Tioga, Texas 76271

Dress Code for Court Appearance

Everyone must dress appropriately for court. Please adhere to the following rules:

  • No shorts
  • No mini-skirts
  • No shirts with foul language or inappropriate printing
  • No tank tops
  • No torn, oily or dirty clothing
  • No hats (men only)


The Court accepts cash, money orders, cashier’s checks and debit and credit cards for the payment of fines and fees. No Personal Checks Accepted. Debit and Credit card payments are subject to a 4% convenience fee.

© 2014 City of Tioga | 600 Main Street  |  Tioga, TX 76271  |  Main: (940) 437-2351  |  FAX: (940) 437-2432