Dr. Isaac "Cam" Anderson, brother of Bristol's Mayor Anderson, wedded a Gate City beauty named Mary Nelms in October of 1901.
Thomas Haydin was a man who loved the ladies. In April of 1897, that affection caught up with him.
Scott County's only double-execution happened on February 6, 1885. The hanging occurred in Estillville, later known as Gate City, Virginia.
November 3 of 1903, was Election Day in Scott County, Virginia. The battle started before the polls even opened.
Charles Mead (?-1909) Mead was a mountain desperado who robbed and murdered J.
Life in early Appalachia wasn't always about outlaws and the thrill of blockading. It wasn't always gunfire and violence.