Precinct 1

Justices of the Peace - Precinct 1

Honorable B. H. Jameson

Serving the citizens of Gregg County for over 30 years.
Elected Justice of the Peace 1987.

Instructions and Forms

Default Hearing & Certificate of Last Known Address

Remember that the Gregg County Justices of the Peace and Clerks of the Gregg County Justice Court are not allowed to give legal advice. Any information contained on the Gregg County Justice Courts website is provided for general information purposes only and is not intended as legal advice. The law is constantly changing, and there may be times when the information on this web site will not be current. This information is not a comprehensive treatment of the subject and is not a substitute for advice from an attorney.

The Texas Justice Court Training Center has published “Justice Court Information Packets & Forms” for use by self-represented litigants. Although the materials are not legal advice, the materials are helpful for use by those filing or those against whom are filed a Small Claims, Debt Claim, or Eviction case. That website is accessible here.

Alcohol Beverage Fine Schedule

Click here to pay your fine online! or, call 1-800-444-1187 to pay with a credit card over the phone.

Judicial Reports

Cremation Policy

Gregg County Courthouse, 5th Floor
101 E. Methvin, Suite 512
Longview, TX 75601

Office Hours:
8:30am - 12:00 1:00 - 5:00pm Monday through Thursday
8:30am - 12:00 1:00 - 4:00pm Friday




The Justice of the Peace courts have jurisdiction over Class C Misdemeanor cases, Debt Claim and Small Claims cases, where the amount in controversy does not exceed $20,000.00, and has jurisdiction over Evictions suits. The Justice of the Peace may issue warrants for arrest plus search warrants, conduct Administrative Magistrate Hearings, which include bail settings, arraignments, driver's license suspensions, examining trials and stolen property. The court collects fines and fees for various civil and criminal cases filed. The Justice of the Peace issues emergency protective orders and acts as county coroner.

Francis J., Chief Deputy Clerk
Sylvia L., Clerk of  Court
Jena W. , Civil Clerk
Melissa A. , Civil and Constable Clerk
Maria T. , Criminal Clerk