One of the worst episodes of deadly incompetence in southwest Virginia was enacted by a group of men who called themselves "Regulators." They wore
Dr. Isaac "Cam" Anderson, brother of Bristol's Mayor Anderson, wedded a Gate City beauty named Mary Nelms in October of 1901.
Scott County's only double-execution happened on February 6, 1885. The hanging occurred in Estillville, later known as Gate City, Virginia.
Charles Mead (?-1909) Mead was a mountain desperado who robbed and murdered J.
The police waited for Reverend Tipton to finish his sermon on November, in 1892. Attendees were stunned to learn the simple “mountain preacher,” was
One of the most famous swindling Romeos was captured near Gate City, Virginia. Ironically, at the same time of the "Lonely Hearts" serial killers,