Virginia's Judicial System

Smyth General District Court

28th Judicial District of Virginia

General District Courts Informational Pamphlet


Ms Heidi Zumpf Campbell


Phone: (276) 782-4047
Fax: (276) 782-4048

Clerk's Office Hours

8:00 AM - 5:00 PM


109 West Main Street
Room 231
Marion, VA 24354


  • Hon. V. Blake McKinney, Chief Judge
  • Hon. Eric R. Thiessen

Court Schedule

   9:00 a.m., Town of Saltville (1st)
   9:00 a.m., Civil Cases (2nd)
   9:00 a.m., Judge Tate's Conflict Cases (3rd)
     County, Dr. Gates, & Bank of Marion
   9:00 a.m., Individual Civil Cases (4th)
   10:30 a.m., Unlawful Detainers &
     Attorney Civil Cases (2nd & 4th)
   10:30 a.m., Civil Cases Involving Attorneys (3rd)
   1:30 p.m., Smyth Co. Sheriff's Dept. Traffic &
     Related Cases (1st, 3rd & 4th)
   1:30 p.m., Shoplifting & Bad Checks (2nd)
   9:00 a.m., Trooper Cases
   1:30 p.m., Felonies & Related Cases
   9:00 a.m., Town of Marion
   10:30 a.m., All Probation Cases (1st Fri. only)
   10:30 a.m., Town of Chilhowie (2nd & 4th Fri. only)
   10:30 a.m., All Game and Dog Cases (3rd Fri. only)
   1:30 p.m., Individual Misdemeanor Cases

Continuance Policy

Continuances granted by Judge on motion.