Landes Letter: September 2021 Edition


   I hope this email finds everyone doing well and staying safe. My focus this month is to provide updates from the Clerk's Office including the announcment of the new Chief Deputy Clerk, staff updates, and to introduce our Fall 2021 Interns.

   I have also included the latest photos from the Augusta County Courthouse virtual photograph tour. Please enjoy the latest photos.

Augusta County Circuit Court Chief Deputy Clerk Selected

   The Augusta County Circuit Court Clerk’s Office is very proud to announce that Gina Coffey has been selected to be Chief Deputy Clerk. Gina served as Interim Clerk and has served the citizens of Augusta County for over 30 years in numerous roles in the Clerk’s Office. The entire staff looks forward to working with her in this important role.

Read the Press Release Here

Staff Updates

   Earlier this month we said goodbye to Terry Grubb, our Administrative Assistant, at the Augusta County Circuit Court Clerk's Office. Terry has the been the face and voice of the Clerk's Office for two years, and we appreciate all her hard work. We wish her all the best as she takes time to spend more time with her family. We will miss you Terry!

   It was my honor to recognize Senior Deputy Clerk Suzanne Shifflett for 10 years of service to the Augusta County Circuit Court Clerk's Office, and Deputy Clerk Becky Kimble with the August Clerk's Light Bulb Award for her suggestion of a citizens Probate Check List at our quarterly Clerk's Staff Meeting. Thank you and Congratulations Suzanne and Becky!


Honoring Former Clerk of Court

John B. Davis

   In early September we had the privilege of honoring former Clerk of Court John B. Davis by presenting Patrice Davis, Joe Davis, Andrew and Molly Davis with a Resolution of Appreciation from the Virginia Court Clerk's Association, and dedicating a Bench on the Courthouse portico in Loving Memory of John B. Davis from the Augusta County Circuit Court Clerk's Staff.

Read the Press Release Here

Augusta County Clerk’s Office Announces Fall Interns

   Adryanna Reyes and Dagon Wheeler have been named Clerk’s Interns for the Fall Semester. These two young people are the fourth set of students to be selected for the Clerk’s Office Internship Program.

Read the Press Release Here

Donate Today

   Donate today to help cover the costs of this newsletter along with future campaign initiatives. Your contributions help keep Augusta County citizens and the Clerk's office connected.

   If you would like to mail your donation, please make checks payable to: Steve Landes for Clerk of Court Committee.

P.O Box 12

Verona, VA 24482

Donate Here

Virtual Photograph Tour

   This is a portrait of William A. Burnett, who served as the 9th Clerk of Court from 1864-1899. He served for 34 years. Samuel Cline replaced him as the 10th Clerk for one year in 1870. This portrait is located in the courthouse Record Room on the first floor.

   This is the bench we dedicated recently to the honor and memory of the 15th Clerk of Court John B. Davis. This new addition is located on the portico of the Courthouse.

   This is the portrait of former Clerk of Circuit Court John B. Davis, the 15th Clerk of Court for Augusta County. This portrait is located in our Record Room of the first floor. Mr. Davis served for 32 years.

Clerk of Court Contact Information

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The Honorable R. Steven Landes, Clerk

Augusta County Circuit Court

[email protected]

540-245-5321 Ext. 100

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