Court News

Circuit Judge Craig Carter processed a total of 22 criminal cases during the Nov. 23 session of Ozark County Law Day. Updates on the cases are listed here.  Law Day, the court session in which felony cases filed in Ozark County are taken up, is held twice a month before Carter in the upstairs...
An Ozark County grand jury has indicted Gainesville resident Sondra F. Clark, 41, with second-degree murder in connection to the 2015 death of a 3-month-old baby.  Clark was arrested Nov. 14 in the case and is being held in the Ozark County Jail without bond. She appeared in court for a plea...
Dakota Maynard, 19, of Gainesville, has been indicted by an Ozark County grand jury on a class E felony of damage to jail property in connection with the alleged destruction of a mattress cover at the Ozark County Jail. Maynard was arraigned Nov. 9 and is scheduled  to return to court before...
Circuit Judge Craig Carter processed 10 civil cases and 20 criminal cases during the Nov. 9 session of Ozark County Law Day. Details on the criminal cases are listed here. Law Day is held in the upstairs courtroom of the Ozark County Courthouse in Gainesville. It is open to the public.    Sent to...
Gainesville residents Manuel Asher and Stephanie Asher have been indicted by an Ozark County grand jury of stealing charges in connection with money Manuel’s mother said was taken from a joint account she shares with him.  The complaint documents in the cases show that Manuel is accused of stealing...

Betty Ousley
Three defendants in Ozark County court were given suspended sentences and probation as punishment during Nov. 9 session of Ozark County Law Day before Circuit Judge Craig Carter.  When suspended sentences are offered as punishment,  the defendant does not necessarily have to serve the term in...
A warrant with an $8,500 cash only bond has been issued for the arrest of Reagan Jenkins of Isabella in connection with a case that charges her with stealing and fraudulently using a debit device. She was scheduled to be arraigned Tuesday before Associate Judge Raymond Gross.  According to the...
Circuit Judge Craig Carter processed five civil cases and 21 criminal cases during the Oct. 5 session of Ozark County Law Day. Information on the criminal cases are listed below:   Did not appear Dewayne R. Allen, who pleaded guilty to unlawful possession of a firearm (dangerous felon) in July, did...
On Sept. 21, Ozark County Deputy Stephen Ator assisted the U.S. Deputy Marshals office with a warrant service for Hugh During on County Road 574 in the Caulfield area.  The man had an active felony warrant out of Buncombe County, North Carolina, in a case in which he’s charged with multiple counts...
An Isabella man has been indicted by an Ozark County grand jury on six felony charges relating to the physical and sexual assault of his wife of 38 years.  Mark K. Lowry, 65, was indicted by an Ozark County grand jury Aug. 16 on charges including two counts of domestic assault, two counts of sexual...

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