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Judge orders courts closed
Effingham County Courthouse - photo by Submitted report

SPRINGFIELD  -- The Superior, State, Magistrate and Probate courts, located at 700 Pine St., are closed through this week by order of Chief Judge F. Gates Peed.  Staff asks that if you call for information to please leave a message with a good call-back number so that your inquiries can be answered.


Superior Court: (912) 754-2118

State Court: (912) 754-2117

Magistrate Court: (912) 754-2124

Probate Court: (912) 754-2112


The Tax Commissioners Office, (tag office), located at 901 N. Pine S., is currently operating with limited staff.  Tax Commissioner Linda McDaniel is asking residents to pay taxes or renew tags online, via mail or by using the drop-box at their location.  Title work is the only service being offered in person at the tag office. 

 For more information or with questions, call (912) 754-2121. 


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