Virginia's Judicial System

Northampton Juvenile and Domestic Relations District Court

2A Judicial District of Virginia

Juvenile and Domestic Relations District Courts Informational Pamphlet


Ms Francine W. Williams


Phone: (757) 678-1269
Fax: (757) 678-5375

Clerk's Office Hours

8:00 AM - 4:30 PM


P. O. Box 125
5229 The Hornes, 2nd Floor
Eastville, VA 23347-0125


  • Hon. Cela J. Burge, Chief Judge

Court Schedule

DCSE Support
   3rd Wed., 9:00 a.m. & 10:00 a.m.
   11:00 a.m., DCSE Support Arraignments
Juvenile Delinquency Adjudications & Dispositions
   1st & 3rd Mon., 9:00 a.m.
Adult Preliminary Hearings
   2nd & 4th Wed., 9:00 a.m.
Adult Misdemeanors & Show Causes
   2nd, 4th & 5th Wed., 11:00 a.m.
Custody, Visitation, Support & Show Causes
   2nd & 5th Mon., 9:00 a.m.
   5th Wed., 9:00 a.m.
CHINS/Foster Care/Abuse & Neglect
   4th Mon., 9:00 a.m.
Juvenile Traffic
   Each Mon., 11:00 a.m.
Adult & Juvenile Arraignments
   Each Mon., 11:30 a.m.
Juvenile Driver's License Presentation
   2nd Mon., 4:00 p.m.
Contested Cases
   Each Mon. & Wed., 1:30 p.m.

*Support cases related to custody/visitation cases are set
with custody/visitation case(s).

*Adult Misdeameanors related to Preliminay Hearings are
set with Preliminary Hearing(s).

*Protective Orders, Detention Hearings, Bond Hearings and
Removal Orders are heard according to statute and as needed.

Continuance Policy

First continuance granted by clerk and subsequent by judge only.