Virginia's Judicial System


Wise/Norton General District Court

30th Judicial District of Virginia

General District Courts Informational Pamphlet

Clerk


Ms Jean C. Sparks

Phone/Fax


Phone: (276) 328-3426
Fax: (276) 328-4576

Clerk's Office Hours


8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Address


206 East Main Street
Wise, VA 24293-0829

P.O. Box 829

Judges

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

Court Schedule

Civil
   2nd & 3rd Thurs., 9:30 a.m., Segmented
   Small Claims
   2nd & 3rd Thurs., 1:00 p.m.
Criminal
   3rd & 4th Tues. (except 5th Tues.), 9:30 a.m., Segmented
Wise Co. Deputies
   1st & 2nd Tues., Segmented
Traffic
   Mon. (except 5th Mon.), 9:30 a.m., Segmented
Town or Local Ordinances
   Appalachia
     1st Mon., 1:00 p.m.
   Big Stone Gap
     4th Wed., 9:30 a.m., & 1:00 p.m., Segmented
   Coeburn
     2nd Wed., 9:30 a.m., Segmented
   Pound
     2nd Wed., 1:00 p.m.
   St. Paul
     1st Mon., 9:30 a.m.
   Wise
     1st Wed., 9:30 a.m., Segmented
   Norton
     3rd Wed., 9:30 a.m., Segmented
Arraignments
   Mon. - Thurs., 9:00 a.m. (except 3rd Wed.)
Inmate Arraignments
   Mon. - Thurs., 8:45 a.m.
Bad Check Cases
   1st Thurs., Segmented
Garnishments
   2nd & 3rd Thurs., 1:00 p.m.
Show Causes
   2nd Thurs., 1:00 p.m.
Enviromental Court
   4th Thurs., 1:00 p.m.

Continuance Policy

Continuances are granted by the Judge.