Texas Counties Deliver
258th District Court
Judge Travis E. Kitchens, Jr.


Mailing Address:

101 West Mill Street, Suite 286

Livingston, Texas  77351

Telephone: 936-327-6847
Fax: 936-327-6881

Court for Polk County is held at the Polk County Judicial Center located at: 

101 West Mill Street, Livingston, Texas 77331


Jury trials for the 258th District Court have been cancelled through August.

At this time the court is only hearing emergency cases, protective orders, bond hearings and pleas, unless otherwise approved by the Court on a case by case basis.

Motions for default judgment are not being heard at this time.


The Court requires a Setting Request for each setting.

Setting Request Form

*The Setting Request Form is required to be email to the Court Coordinator.

 Office Staff
Court Coordinator Ashley Garcia Email: 258court@co.polk.tx.us
Official Court Reporter Louella Badipour Email: latb0226@gmail.com
Court Bailiff J. R. Spillman

Please email transcript requests to: latb0226@gmail.com


General Information & Standing Orders:

Professional attire is expected.

Uniform Local Rules of Court

Standing Order Regarding Children Property and Conduct of Parties This document is to be attached to the petition in every divorce action and every suit affecting parent-child relationship case along with any action for modification and enforcement of existing orders in such cases.

Amended Standing Discovery Order in Criminal Cases

Amended Standing Court Rules in Criminal Cases