WSWV News Archive

Darryll Ray Martin and Mark Adam Burke Arrested on Multiple Charges

According to the Scott County Virginia Sheriff’s Office, two search warrants were executed on Daniel Boone Road in Gate City. There was Crystal Methamphetamine and a .380 pistol with scales and baggies seized. Darryll Ray Martin was arrested for warrant on Probation Violation out of Lee County. Darryll Martin was charged with Possession of Schedule […]

Junior Commonwealth’s Attorney Summer Program

Recently in the news was the unveiling of a new law related youth membership summer program for Junior Commonwealth’s Attorney Summer Program. Announced by C.H. “Chuck” Slemp, III, Commonwealth’s Attorney for Wise County and the City of Norton as another way to crime prevention. This initiative is designed to provide a select number of rising […]

Lee County Board of Supervisors Meeting

Lee County Board of Supervisors will hold their next regular monthly meeting on Tuesday evening, May 21st at 6pm, in the General District Courtroom in the Lee County Courthouse in Jonesville.

Pennington Gap Town Council Meeting

Pennington Gap’s Town Council will hold their next meeting on Monday evening May 20th at 6pm, at the Town Hall in Pennington Gap.

Public Service Authority Meeting

The Public Service Authority will hold their monthly meeting Tuesday evening May 28th at 5:30pm at the PSA Office located in Jonesville at 397 Park Street.

Logan A. Starnes Arrested

A Scott County Deputy stopped a vehicle for swerving between lanes and dangling objects. The accused Logan A. Starnes advised the Deputy that he was using his cell phone and that was the reason for swerving. He then gave consent for a search of his vehicle. The Deputy noticed an open container of Bud Light, […]

Gracie Marie Tompkins Arrested

A Scott County Deputy stopped a vehicle, in which the accused, Gracie Marie Tompkins was a passenger in the vehicle. Sgt Pearla “alerted” to the vehicle. The vehicle did have a strong odor of marijuana coming from it. Tomkins gave consent to search her purse. Inside the purse the Deputy found a Lortab and some […]

Shawn Michael Gulley Arrested on Multiple Charges

A Scott County Deputy responding to an Intoxicated Driver call from Dispatch, found the vehicle at Burger King and three of the occupants started walking south bound. Two Scott County Deputies and a Weber City Officer spoke to the subjects walking. One of the Deputies asked one of the subjects, Shawn Michael Gulley, if he […]

Commonwealth’s Attorney for Wise County & City of Norton Press Release Regarding Joyce Ann Wine

Joyce Ann Wine, age 47, of Norton was sentenced last week in the Wise County Circuit Court for attempting to deliver drugs to a prisoner at Wallens Ridge State Prison in Big Stone Gap. Wine received a sentence of six years with four years suspended. Following her release from the active term of incarceration, Wine […]

Jonesville Town Council Meeting Tonight

The Jonesville Town Council will meet this evening at 6pm in the Town Hall.