Virginia's Judicial System


Buchanan General and Juvenile and Domestic Relations District Combined Courts

29th Judicial District of Virginia

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

Clerk


Ms Judith M. Lyall

Phone/Fax


Phone: (276) 935-6526
Fax: (276) 935-5479

Clerk's Office Hours


8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Address


P. O. Box 654
Grundy, VA 24614-0654

Physical Address: 1012 Walnut Street, Suite 309, Grundy, VA 24614

General District Judges

  • Hon. George Robert Brittain, Chief Judge
  • Hon. Henry A. Barringer

Juvenile and Domestic Relations Judges

  • Hon. Laura F. Robinson, Chief Judge
  • Hon. Michael J. Bush
  • Hon. Martha P. Ketron

Court Schedule

Civil
   1:00 p.m., 2nd & 4th Mon.
Traffic (State Police)
   8:30 a.m., Mon.,  Arraignments
   9:00 a.m. & 10:00 a.m., Mon.
Misdemeanors & Felonies (State Police)
   11:00 a.m., Mon., Preliminary Hearings
   1:00 p.m., 2:00 p.m., & 3:00 p.m., Mon., Contested Hearings
Traffic
   Town of Grundy PD Cases, 2nd & 4th Thurs.
   Sheriff's Dept. Cases, 1st, 2nd, 3rd & 4th Thurs.
   8:30 a.m., Arraignments
   9:00 a.m., Misdemeanors
   11:00 a.m., Felony, Preliminary Hearings
   1:00 p.m., 2:00 p.m., & 3:00 p.m., Contested Cases
   Bad Check Cases
   10:30 a.m., 2nd Thurs.

Juvenile & Domestic Relations Court

   Every Tuesday
     8:30 a.m., Arraignments
     9:00 a.m. Traffic, Delinquency, Adult Criminal
     1:00 p.m. DSS cases
   2nd Tuesday
     8:30 a.m., Juvenile Driver's License Presentation

   1st, 3rd, 4th & 5th Wednesdays
     9:00 a.m., Custody, Support
     1:00 p.m., Custody, Support, and (DSS Cases as needed)
   2nd Wednesday
     9:00 a.m., Division of Child Support Enforcement cases
     1:00 p.m., CHINS (truancy)

   2nd Friday
     9:00 a.m., Custody, Support
     1:00 p.m., Custody, Support

Continuance Policy

First continuance granted by Clerk, subsequent by Judge on motion.