PARKERSBURG — Wood County Circuit Court heard the following cases Aug. 19.
In Judge Robert Waters’ Court:
* Jared Kessler, 20, in custody on a murder charge in the death of his mother, Carol Kessler, had his trial date moved to Nov. 18.
In Judge Jason Wharton’s Court:
* Tonia Blake, 32, in custody, pleaded guilty to fraudulent use of an access device, count one, and count five, breaking and entering of an automobile. Blake will be sentenced Nov. 21 at 1 p.m.