Virginia's Judicial System


Scott General and Juvenile and Domestic Relations District Combined Courts

30th Judicial District of Virginia

General District Courts Informational Pamphlet
Juvenile and Domestic Relations District Courts Informational Pamphlet

Clerk


Ms Karen D. Hood
email: khood@courts.state.va.us

Phone/Fax


Phone: (276) 386-7341
Fax: (276) 386-2840

Clerk's Office Hours


8:00 AM - 4:30 PM

Address


202 West Jackson Street, Suite 302
Gate City, VA 24251-3012

General District Judges

  • Hon. R. Larry Lewis, Presiding Judge
  • Hon. Clarence E. Phillips, Chief Judge

Juvenile and Domestic Relations Judges

  • Hon. Elizabeth S. Wills, Chief Judge
  • Hon. Ronald Kelley Elkins

Court Schedule

General District Court
Civil
   1st & 3rd Tues., 1:00 p.m.
Criminal
   1st, 2nd & 3rd Thurs., 9:30 a.m. & 10:30 a.m., County Officers
     including Game & Forest Officials
   1st & 2nd Thurs., 1:00 p.m., Citizen Complaints
     (Without Attorneys)
   1st & 2nd Thurs., 2:00 p.m., Citizen Complaints (With Attorneys)
   3rd Thurs., 1:00 p.m., Citizen Complaints with Co-Defendants
     or Cross-Warrants (No Attorney)
   3rd Thurs., 2:00 p.m., Citizen Complaints with Co-Defendants
     or Cross-Warrants (With Attorney)
   4th Thurs., 9:30 a.m., County Investigators
   4th Thurs., 1:00 p.m., Bad Checks (No Attorney) &
     CDI Violations Cases
   4th Thurs., 2:00 p.m., Bad Checks (With Attorney)
Traffic
   Tues., 9:30 a.m. & 10:30 a.m., State Troopers
     (except 5th Tuesday)
   2nd Tues., 1:00 p.m. & 2:00 p.m., Town of Weber City
     (Grouped by Officer)
   4th Tues., 1:00 p.m. & 2:00 p.m., Town of Gate City
     (Grouped by Officer)

Juvenile & Domestic Relations Court
   Wed. (except 2nd & 5th Wed.), 9:15 a.m., Traffic Cases
   2nd Wed., 9:30 a.m., DCSE Cases
   2nd Wed., 1:00 p.m., Alcohol & Drug Court
   2nd Wed., 2:00 p.m., Scott County Dept. of Social Services Cases
   1st, 3rd & 4th Wed., 1:00 p.m., Custody & Visitation
   4th Mon., 9:30 a.m., School District
   4th Mon., 1:00 p.m., Contested Cases (With Attorney)
   4th Mon., 2:00 p.m., Contested Cases (No Attorney)

Continuance Policy

Continuances granted by Judge on motion.