By LAURENCE HAMMACK THE ROANOKE TIMES
JONESVILLE – The morning sun had just cleared Wallens Ridge when a small army of deputy sheriffs assembled at the Lee County courthouse.
They sat stiffly in bulletproof vests, the butts of their holstered handguns scraping against the wooden courtroom benches.
clad in a black T-shirt and black pants walked to the front of the room, holding up a stack of indictments. Each one bore the name of someone charged with distributing OxyContin. ReadMore: