Virginia's Judicial System

Prince Edward Circuit Court

10th Judicial Circuit of Virginia

Circuit Courts Informational Pamphlet


Hon. Machelle J. Eppes


Phone: (434) 392-5145
Judges' Chambers: (434) 392-5171
Fax: Clerk's Office: (434) 392-3913
Fax: Judges' Chambers: (434) 392-4662

Clerk's Office Hours

8:30 AM - 4:30 PM


Courthouse Building
P. O. Box 304
North Main Street
Farmville, VA 23901-0304


  • Hon. Kimberley S. White, Presiding Judge
  • Hon. Leslie M. Osborn, Chief Judge
  • Hon. Donald Carl Blessing
  • Hon. Joel C. Cunningham

Terms of Court and General Information

  • Court convenes 9:30 a.m. or as otherwise set.
  • Terms begin, Tuesday after 3rd Monday, Jan., Apr., June, Sept., & Nov.
  • Grand Juries, 1st day of Term.
  • All criminal cases are to be set with the office of the Commonwealth's Attorney.
  • Civil cases are set by written request (email is preferred). Send request to with copy to