Sussex General and Juvenile and Domestic Relations District Combined Courts
6th Judicial District of Virginia
Ms Frances M. Fountain
Phone: (434) 246-1096
Fax: (434) 246-6604
Clerk's Office Hours
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
P. O. Box 1315
15098 Courthouse Road
State Route 735
Sussex, VA 23884
General District Judges
- Hon. Stephen D. Bloom, Presiding Judge, Chief Judge
- Hon. C. Ridley Bain
- Hon. Bruce A. Clark Jr.
- Hon. H. Lee Townsend III
Juvenile and Domestic Relations Judges
- Hon. Jacqueline R. Waymack, Presiding Judge
- Hon. Carson E. Saunders Jr., Chief Judge
Monday - Civil/Criminal 9:00 a.m., Uncontested Civil 10:00 a.m., Arraignments, Bond Hearings, Criminal Trials 12:30 noon, Contested Civil; Hearing time case specific 1:30 p.m., Prison Criminal/Civil 2:30 p.m., Contested Civil; Hearing time case specific Tuesday - County/Town Traffic 9:00 a.m., Sussex County Sheriff's Department Traffic 10:00 a.m., Town of Waverly Traffic 11:00 a.m., 12:00 noon, 12:30 p.m., & 1:00 p.m., Arraignments, Attorney Related Bond Hearings, Plea Bargains, Trials Thursday - State Police 9:00 a.m., 9:30 a.m., 10:00 a.m., & 10:30 a.m., State Police Traffic 11:00 a.m., Arraignments, Attorney Related Bond Hearings, Plea Bargains, Trials Juvenile & Domestic Relations Wed., 10:00 a.m. DCSE 2nd Wed., 1:00 p.m. & 2:00 p.m.
In traffic and criminal cases, one continuance granted without cause by Clerk; subsequently granted only for cause. In civil cases, continuances granted by Clerk upon agreement of all parties.