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,
Everyone seems to have a complaint with the justice system today. The fact remains that most of us take our due process for granted.
Notorious Soviet spy Harry Gold was captured in 1950. For most of America, it just meant another enemy agent was no longer working against