After four months without court, the Alice Municipal Court will hold in person court on Monday, July 13.


There will be some changes to the way court is held due to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic and all defendants need to be aware, said JoAnn Ramon, Municipal Court Manager.


Defendants are encouraged to schedule teleconferences, if at all possible especially for individuals who are over 65 and anyone with serious underlying heath conditions. Anyone with conditions such as high blood pressure, chronic lung disease, diabetes, obesity, asthma and those whose immune systems are comprised by chemotherapy for cancer or other conditions requiring such therapy are considered to be vulnerable populations. These individuals will be accommodated by teleconferencing, email or individual hearing when necessary.


Other changes:


1. Individuals that are currently experiencing symptoms such as fever, cough, shortness of breath or difficulty breathing, chills, repeated shaking with chills, muscle pain, headache, sore throat, loss of taster or smell, diarrhea, or having known to have been in close contact with a person who has been confirmed to have COVID-19, or showing symptoms of the virus, will not be permitted to enter the building and should contact the court immediately, so that the case can be reset for another date.


2. Protective measures: The court encourages all defendants, defendant’s parents or guardians, and attorneys to wear facial coverings that cover both the nose and mouth. If you do not have one that court will supply you with a disposable mask. The court has also installed no touch automatic hand sanitizer dispensers. There will be tissue available by the entrance and in the courtroom.


3. Anyone not on the court docket will not be allowed to enter the building. That includes all children. If you are a juvenile or minor that is on the docket, one parent or guardian will be permitted to enter with you. Everyone will be required to go through the initial health screening process before entering the courtroom.


4. Temperatures will be taken prior to entering the building. Court staff will use an infrared thermometer to determine an individual’s temperature. Temperature that equal to or exceeds 99.6F will not be allowed into the building.


5. In accordance with the six feet social distancing requirements, only six people will be allowed inside the courtroom. Anyone mailed an assigned court date and time, it is very crucial you arrive at the appointed time or risk forfeiting the time slot.


Anyone who needs to schedule a teleconference or for more information call 361-668-7285.


Docket call for 8:30 a.m. on Monday


* Adam Alfaro for no seat belt and failure to maintain financial responsibility.


* Wayne Benoit for driving while license invalid or suspended.


* Gilbert Bernal for no driver’s license.


* Gilbert Bernal III for assault, two counts of no driver’s license and expired registration.


* Shelby Ann Cano for failure to control speed.


* Gabriel Cheno Cantu for defective head lamps and failure to maintain financial responsibility.


* Jailyn Taylor Carabajal for no driver’s license and failure to maintain financial responsibility.


Docket call for 9 a.m. on Monday


* Laryssa Doralynne Chapa for two counts of failure to maintain financial responsibility, expired operator’s license, violate promise to appear, ran stop sign, driving while license invalid or suspended, possession of drug paraphernalia and two counts of no driver’s license.


* Marivel Castillo Debusk for running a stop sign.


* Moncia Romana DeLaGarza for failed to yield at a yield intersection and no driver’s license.


* Monica DeLeon for two counts of driving while license invalid or suspended, failure to maintain financial responsibility and expired registration.


* Christian Matthew Derringer for driving while license invalid or suspended.


Docket call for 9:30 a.m. on Monday


* Ernesto Isaac Escobedo for failed to signal turn.


* Eric Orlando Espinoza for two counts of expired motor vehicle inspection, three counts of failure to appear/bail jumping, two counts for no driver’s license, two counts of expired registration, four counts of failure to maintain financial responsibility, two counts of ran a stop sign, four counts of violate promise to appear, speeding, failure to control speed, unsafe speed/too fast for conditions, and driving while license invalid or suspended.


* Charles Galbath for two counts of driving while license invalid or suspended, two counts of violate promise to appear, expired buyers temporary cardboard tags and no driver’s license.


* Javier Francisco Garcia Jr. for no seat belt.


Docket call for 10 a.m. on Monday


* Rene Garcia III for driving while license invalid or suspended.


* Agustin Gonzalez for careless driving.


* Amanda Renee Gonzalez for two counts of driving while license invalid or suspended, failure to control speed, violate promise to appear, expired buyers temporary cardboard tags and failure to maintain financial responsibility.


* Guadalupe Contreras Gonzalez for expired operator’s license and failure to maintain financial responsibility.


* Marla Marie Gonzalez for driving while license invalid or suspended.


Docket call for 10:30 a.m. on Monday


* Thelma Perez Gonzalez for failed to give one-half of roadway.


* Christopher Harris for no driver’s license and failure to maintain financial responsibility.


* Jose Baldemar Hernandez Jr. for failure to control speed.


* Jose Luis Hernandez Jr. for no seat belt - driver.


* Andres Hilberto Jiminian for failed to drive in a single lane.


Docket call for 11 a.m. on Monday


* Rolando Garcia Limas for failure to maintain financial responsibility.


* Vidal Billy Lopez II for speeding.


* Yolanda Lopez for changed lane when unsafe.


* Sonia Ann Luera for no driver’s license.


* Sherry Marksberry for failure to maintain financial responsibility and violate promise to appear.


Docket call for 11:30 a.m. on Monday


* Mathew Eugene Munoz for criminal mischief, no seat belt - driver, city ordinance, two counts of expired operator’s license, expired buyers temporary cardboard tags and failure to maintain financial responsibility.


* William Richard Nash for speeding.


* Roslyn Monique Porras for no seat belt - driver, unrestrained child under 8 years of age or 4 feet 9 inches tall and failure to maintain financial responsibility.


* Reynaldo Reyna for failure to maintain financial responsibility and driving while license invalid or suspended.


* Mariah Nicole Rodriguez for improper turn, no driver’s license and unrestrained child under 8 years of age or 4 feet 9 inches tall.


Docket call for 1:15 p.m. on Monday


* Arturo Ruiz for driving while license invalid or suspended.


* Marina Saldivar for driving while license invalid or suspended.


* Ismael Smithwick Jr. for rode improperly on bicycle, drove without lights (when required), and open container.


* Paul Soliz for failure to control speed.


* Joel Guadalupe Tijerina Jr. for animal at large, no rabies tags worn by dog, and no city dog tags.


* Jessica Ann Trevino for no driver’s license.


Docket call for 1:45 p.m. on Monday


* Melissa Marie Chapa for failed to yield at stop intersection, no driver’s license and failure to maintain financial responsibility.


* Daniel Gonzalez for expired registration, no driver’s license and failure to maintain financial responsibility.


* Aaron Terry Trevino for driving while license invalid or suspended, unrestrained child under 8 years of age or 4 feet 9 inches, failure to maintain financial responsibility and expired registration.


* Ricardo Trevino for backed without a safety.


* Alexander Hernandez Valerio for failure to control speed.


Docket call for 2:15 p.m. on Monday


* Robert Lewis Avalos for no seat belt - driver, expired registration, failure to maintain financial responsibility and violate promise to appear.


* Nicole Beltran for possession of drug paraphernalia.


* Jesus Eugene Benavides for driving while license invalid suspended, violate promise to appear and no driver’s license.


* Ebony Sabrina Charles for expired registration.


* Elsa DeLeon for no driver’s license.


* Jose Luis Escobar Jr. for failure to control speed.