Court Calendar & Dress Code

The City of Elsberry Court Calendar

The Courthouse is open Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. except for official holidays and during declared disasters/emergency situations.

Court Holidays

  •     New Year’s Eve
  •     New Year’s Day
  •     Memorial Day
  •     Fourth of July
  •     Labor Day
  •     Columbus Day
  •     Veterans Day
  •     Thanksgiving
  •     Christmas Eve
  •     Christmas Day

The City of Elsberry by order of Judge S. Hilleman the following will NOT BE ALLOWABLE in court.

  • Bare Feet
  • Cut of t-shirts
  • Half shirts
  • Hats 
  • Shorts
  • Tank Tops
  • No Food or Drink Allowed
  • All pants will be worn at the waist
  • Any attire that is inappropriate for court appearances by the Court
  • Any person who is intoxicated or acting in an inappropriate manner will not be allowed in the courtroom.

Recording Devices

No person may use any device capable of any audio, video or electronic recording; broadcasting, filming or televising; photographing; or otherwise transmitting information, including by text, electronic mail, online post or other electronic message, whether for live or later dissemination in any medium (referred to as “media coverage”) unless specifically authorized under the provisions of Missouri Supreme Court Operating Rule 16, under the provisions of a local court rule, or by a judge in a judicial proceeding.

Media coverage of a judicial proceeding will be permitted on a case-by-case basis if expressly authorized by the judge and under conditions found in Missouri Supreme Court Operating Rule 16. Please note that media coverage is prohibited of any Defendant in any criminal proceeding or municipal division proceeding until the defendant is represented by counsel or has waived such representation. Other prohibitions are found  in Missouri Supreme Court Operating Rule 16.  Restrictions on media coverage may not be evaded by photographing or recording courtroom activities from outside the courtroom, such as through a door or window.








Contact Info

Joan Cherry
Court Clerk
201 Broadway

Robert Guinness
Prosecuting Attorney
50 Hill Pointe Court Suite 200 St. Charles, MO 63303