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Latest Scott County Trials News
Pemberton wants prosecution lawyer cited in contempt
Lawyers for US serviceman Joseph Scott Permberton, who was charged with killing Filipino transgender Jeffrey “Jennifer’ Laude, yesterday moved to cite in contempt a private prosecution lawyer. The camp of Pemberton said Virginia Suarez, one of two private lawyers of the Laude family, should be cited in contempt for discussing the merits of the case in violation of the court’s order. Meanwhile ...
April 14 2015
News Wrap: NAACP calls for federal investigation of police force after shooting in South Carolina
Watch Video | Listen to the Audio JUDY WOODRUFF: There were new demands for change today after the videotaped killing of a black man by a white policeman in South Carolina. North Charleston officer Michael Slager fired eight times at Walter Scott as he ran away. Slager is now charged with murder, and the NAACP called today for a federal investigation of the entire police force. DOT SCOTT ...
April 12 2015
Ind. Gov. Mike Pence to issue public health disaster emergency for Scott County HIV epidemic
Authorities are fighting an HIV epidemic in Indiana. As health officials look for answers from lawmakers, Indiana Governor Mike Pence is heading to one of the hardest hit communities.
March 26 2015
ENROLL Virginia! representative to make stop in Scott County
Got questions about Marketplace health insurance?A representative with ENROLL Virginia! will be on hand in Scott County this month to answer those questions.Rebecca Moody will be available from 9 a.m. to noon, Thursday, and from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Friday, at Appalachian Community Action Agency, located at 175 Military Lane in Gate City.Moody will answer questions about how to sign up for ...
March 08 2015
Philippine court enters not guilty for US Marine accused of murder
OLONGAPO CITY, Philippines - A US Marine charged with murdering a transgender Filipina refused to enter a plea on Monday, prompting a court to submit not guilty for him so his trial could go ahead, prosecutors said. Private First Class Joseph Scott Pemberton declined to make a plea because he wants a higher court to first hear his appeal for the case to be dismissed, lawyers for the victim told ...
March 01 2015
Philippine trial of US Marine to go ahead despite no plea
The court overseeing proceedings against Private First Class Joseph Scott Pemberton entered a not guilty plea for him, meaning the trial can start within weeks, lawyers for the victim told reporters outside the court. The cramped courthouse, surrounded by market stalls selling dried fish and rice, is about a five-minute drive from a motel in a northern Philippine red-light district where the ...
February 23 2015
Bristol man gets life term for Christmas Eve killing in Scott County
GATE CITY — A Tennessee man who pleaded guilty to killing a man in Virginia on Christmas Eve in 2011 was sentenced to life in prison Friday.Daniel Eugene Norris, 39, Bristol, Tenn., entered an Alford plea in 2014 to first-degree murder. An Alford plea is when a defendant does not admit guilt but concedes the prosecution probably has enough evidence to get a conviction. He was given the maximum ...
February 18 2015
Man Charged with Murder in Jackson County Cold Case
Scottsboro, AL (WDEF) Jackson County deputies charge a man for killing his wife back in 1997. 46-year-old Barry Van Whitton has been serving time in federal prison in West Virginia. He's now in the Jackson County Jail. He's charged with the death of his first wife, 28-year-old Michelle. Officials also suspect him for the disappearances of his second wife and her daughter in 2007.
January 21 2015
Cold Case: 10 years since Chesterfield marine killed
Richmond, Virginia
Randolph Scott, Jr's murder dates back 10 years this month, and the case has gone cold. The 28-year-old U.S. Marine was killed at the corner of Lauradale Lane and Pompey Springs in South Richmond.
January 17 2015
Pemberton: No murder
Joseph Scott Pemberton for the death of a Filipino transgender was “based on nothing but conjectures and speculations” and should be dismissed, his lawyer said in a petition filed yesterday with the Department of Justice (DOJ). This developed as the Olongapo City court handling the controversial case deferred until Jan. 5 next year its ruling on the Pemberton camp’s petition to suspend hearing ...
December 22 2014
SW Virginia mom tries to hire a hitman to kill her son
West Virginia
SCOTT COUNTY, VA (WVVA) Police in Southwest Virginia say a mom tried to hire a hitman to murder her son.Mae Taylor, 60...
November 22 2014
Baylor Scott & White Health Selects McKesson Performance Analytics™ for Enterprise Decision Suppo
McKesson announced today that Baylor Scott & White Health, the largest not-for-profit health system in Texas, has selected McKesson Performance Analytics™, McKesson Analytics E
November 17 2014
Appeals underway in Randy Taylor, Scott Miles cases
Attorneys for Randy Allen Taylor and Scott Christman Miles have filed notices of appeal in the Virginia Court of Appeals in Richmond. Both men were convicted of first-degree murder.
November 17 2014
Here Are The 7 New Shows Amazon Hopes Will Crush Netflix Next Year
Pilot, Virginia
Amazon announced  seven new shows Tuesday morning  which will debut on its streaming service, Amazon Instant Video, next year.   The list includes new shows from Carlton Cuse ("Lost"), Ridley Scott,  Frank Spotnitz (“The X-Files”) and Shawn Ryan ("The Shield") along with a  half-hour docu-series from "The New Yorker" magazine. Amazon's roll-out strategy is to put its shows through a trial period ...
November 11 2014
Suspect in Hannah Graham murder may pursue insanity defense in separate case
Fairfax, Virginia
Scott Smith FAIRFAX, Va., Oct. 31 (UPI) -- The man accused of abducting and killing University of Virginia student Hannah Graham faced a judge Friday in another case, entering no plea.
October 31 2014
Video of inmate's fatal beating shown at Scott sentencing hearing
Gate City, Virginia
GATE CITY — A grainy video shows Shannon Bellamy walk down the stairs inside the segregation unit of the Southwest Virginia Regional Jail and confront Jeffery Kilgore, who was standing alone outside his cell. Silence fills the courtroom as the video shows Bellamy punch Kilgore, sending him to the ground.Bellamy steps back, takes off his white, sleeveless shirt and walks away. Kilgore moves and ...
October 01 2014
More details emerge in Hampton slaying, double-shooting case
Smithfield, Virginia
Police on the lookout for Larry Davon Scott, 25, wanted on murder and malicious wounding charges HAMPTON — Just after 2:30 a.m. on July 12 — an early Saturday morning — Tasha Herbert and her husband awoke to someone pounding on their front door.
August 11 2014
Scott Benefit Services 2014 Mid-Market Benefits Survey: Health Care Costs Increase 5-7% in 2014 for
North Carolina
LYNCHBURG, Va., Aug. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- For the sixth consecutive year, health care costs climbed for a family of four in Virginia and North Carolina as reported in Scott Benefit Services' recently ...
August 07 2014
Sentencing hearing underway in Scott County murder
Check, Virginia
GATE CITY — Melissa Napier went to her daughter, Savannah, and told her to go hug her dad. A few minutes before, the three had done some target shooting behind their home on Possum Creek Road in Yuma. Melissa and her husband, Billy Ray Napier, had been arguing about finances. Savannah found her father in his bedroom and embraced him while her mother collected a .22-caliber rifle and began making ...
August 07 2014
Scottsville Man Arrested on Homicide, Child Abuse Charges
A 26-year-old Scottsville man was arrested on homicide and child abuse charges in relation to the death of a child in his care.
August 01 2014
TGen and Scottsdale Healthcare begin study of new drug for patients with solid tumors
Lincoln, virginia
( The Translational Genomics Research Institute ) The Virginia G. Piper Cancer Center at Scottsdale Healthcare and the Translational Genomics Research Institute are studying the safety and effectiveness of a new drug, AG-120, for treatment of patients with solid tumors, especially those with brain tumors and gallbladder bile duct cancer.
July 20 2014
Woman arraigned in Scott County on first-degree murder, other charges
GATE CITY — A Tennessee woman indicted for her alleged role in a 2010 killing was arraigned in Scott County court last week while her two co-defendants await extradition to Virginia.Jennifer Crabtree "Storm" Purcell, of Gray, was arraigned during an appearance July 7 in Scott County Circuit Court on charges of first-degree murder, conspiracy to commit first-degree murder, robbery, defiling a ...
July 15 2014
Pardeeville dentist receives elite award
When Dr. Virginia Scott decided to switch careers she listened to her heart and bit into another health care field. After 14 years working as a nurse in coronary intensive care, Scott decided …
July 13 2014
Father enters plea in Scott abuse case
GATE CITY — A Southwest Virginia man could spend up to 50 years in prison after he entered Alford pleas to charges of severely abusing his infant son in Scott County.Jeremy Scott Owens, 37, of Duffield, entered Alford pleas to charges of malicious wounding and felony abuse and neglect of a child during a June 23 appearance in Scott County Circuit Court.In an Alford plea, a defendant does not ...
July 13 2014
Man enters plea in 2011 murder in Scott County
A man accused in a Christmas Eve murder and robbery in Scott County, Virginia could serve life in prison after a plea deal.
July 11 2014
Bristol man enters plea in Christmas Eve murder in Scott
GATE CITY — A Tennessee man accused of pulling the trigger in a Christmas Eve 2011 shooting death pleaded guilty to first-degree murder Thursday during an appearance in Scott County court.Daniel Eugene Norris, 38, of Bristol, Tenn., had been scheduled to stand trial before a jury on a single count of capital murder but instead entered an Alford — or best interest — guilty plea to a reduced ...
July 11 2014
Mercer prosecutor won't retry murder case

By Kate White The 1998 murder charge pending against Davie Hurt will be dismissed, Mercer County Prosecuting Attorney Scott Ash said Wednesday. Last month, the West Virginia Supreme Court sided with a lower court's ruling and vacated Hurt's murder conviction. He spent 13 years in prison. Hurt, now 35, was convicted of first-degree murder in 1998 and sentenced to life in prison for the 1995 ...
July 02 2014
Andover man faces murder charges for allegedly killing roommate
An Andover man is facing three felony counts of murder in the second degree for allegedly setting his roommate on fire. Scott David Yorek, 55, died 1:58 a.m. Thursday, June 19.
June 27 2014
New therapy for pancreatic cancer patients shows promising results
Lincoln, virginia
( The Translational Genomics Research Institute ) A clinical trial conducted by researchers at the Virginia G. Piper Cancer Center Clinical Trials, a partnership between Scottsdale Healthcare and the Translational Genomics Research Institute, showed that a new drug called MM-398, given in combination with 5-flourouracil and leucovorin, produced a significant overall survival rate in patients ...
June 19 2014
Thursday, June 12, 2014 - 9:18am | AARON BESWICK TRURO BUREAU
Shane Edward Matheson of Trenton is scheduled to be sentenced this morning in the stabbing of Scott Jones. Matheson, 19, pleaded guilty to attempted murder in March. He stabbed Jones, 27, on Oct. 12 outside a New Glasgow bar. Jones, a musician...
June 15 2014
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