In the Courts

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Wood Magistrate PARKERSBURG — On Jan. 17 the following reports were released by the Wood County Magistrate Court. * Tara Lynn Biles, 30, 1331 Latrobe St., Parkersburg, was arraigned on charges of battery and contributing to child neglect and was released on a $2,000 surety ...

Divorce Petitions

PARKERSBURG — The following divorce petitions were filed between Dec. 19-Jan. 6 in the office of the Wood County Circuit Court Clerk: * Christopher Justin Flesher v. Kimberly Ann Flesher * John Bernard Christian v. Joyce Ann Christian * Kelce Ranea Westbrook v. Joshua Allen ...

Wood Magistrate

PARKERSBURG — On Jan. 13 the following reports were released by the Wood County Magistrate Court. * Gregory Lee Freeland Jr., 63, 303 Spring Valley Estates, Elizabeth, pleaded guilty to a citation for no operator’s license and insurance and was assessed $540.50 in fines and court ...

Wood Magistrate

PARKERSBURG — On Jan. 11 the following report was released by the Wood County Magistrate Court. * Megan Lynn George, no age listed, P.O. Box 1164, Parkersburg, pleaded guilty to a citation for public intoxication and was assessed $165.25 in fines and court fees. On Jan. 12 the ...

Wood County grand jury issues 78 indictments

PARKERSBURG — Two brothers arrested in separate incidents in October were among 78 individuals indicted by the January 2017 grand jury. According to police reports from October, Casey Douglas Saunders, 25, and Marshall Leroy Saunders, 28, both of Parkersburg, were arrested at 1508 ...

For the Record

Wood Magistrate PARKERSBURG — On Jan. 10 the following reports were released by Wood County Magistrate Court. * Lewis Jonathan Williams, 20, 5210 Briscoe Road, Vienna, was arraigned on charges of disorderly conduct, obstructing an officer, domestic assault and second-offense domestic ...

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Circuit Court PARKERSBURG — The following cases appeared in Wood County Circuit Court on Jan. 9: * Jessica Lynn Allman, 29, Parkersburg, was sentenced Monday on a charge of attempting to obtain money by false pretenses. She was ordered to undergo a 60-day diagnostic evaluation and the ...

Wood Magistrate

PARKERSBURG — Wood County Magistrate Court handled the following cases Jan. 5-6: * Korland A. Kampmeier, 19, of 74 Parkwood Drive, Parkersburg, pleaded guilty to speeding, 76 mph in a 55 mph zone, and was assessed $165.25 in fines and court costs. * Roy William Hornbeck, 43, of 1011 25th ...

Wood Magistrate

PARKERSBURG — On Jan. 5 the following reports were released by the Wood County Magistrate Court. * Kristie Jo Jenkins, 32, 5003 Emerson Ave., Parkersburg, waived a preliminary hearing on a charge of possession of a controlled substance with intent to deliver and was bound over to circuit ...

On the Record

Wood Magistrate PARKERSBURG — On Jan. 4 the following reports were released by the Wood County Magistrate Court. * Jason Michael Bell, 35, 257 Mineral Park Lane, Mineral Wells, was arraigned on charge of attempted breaking and entering and was released on a $2,500 surety bond. * Makayla ...

On the Record

Circuit Court PARKERSBURG — Two men indicted as co-defendants appeared in Wood County Circuit Court Tuesday. Christopher Wayne Hutson, 23, and Earl Richard Wright, 24, both in custody at the North Central Regional Jail, appeared for sentencings. Hutson was accepted into the ...

Wood Magistrate

PARKERSBURG — On Dec. 29 the following reports were released by Wood County Magistrate Court. * Joshua Michael McGee, 33, 1613 15th Ave., Parkersburg, waived a preliminary hearing for charges of receiving or transferring stolen goods and breaking and entering and was bound over to ...

Circuit Court hears six cases

PARKERSBURG — Six cases were heard in Wood County Circuit Court Wednesday. * Issac Preston Holdren, 21, in custody at the North Central Regional Jail, appeared for a reconsideration of his sentence. He was sentenced on Oct 27 to one to five years in prison with credit for 259 days served ...

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Wood Magistrate PARKERSBURG — On Dec. 28 the following reports were released by Wood County Magistrate Court. * James J. Schweitzer, 37, 19508 Whispering Brook Drive, Tampa, Fla., pleaded no contest to a speeding citation, 86 mph in a 70 mph zone, and was assessed $180.25 in fines and ...

On the Record

Wood Magistrate PARKERSBURG — On Dec. 27, the following reports were released by the Wood County Magistrate Court. * Jeffrey Wayne Davis, 42, 1201 Rayon Drive, Parkersburg, pleaded guilty to charges of battery on a government employee or medical personnel and obstructing an officer, was ...

Divorce petitions

PARKERSBURG — The following divorce petitions were filed between Dec. 12-16 in the office of the Wood County Circuit Court Clerk: * James R. Mahoney v. Tiffany Mahoney * Tina L. Swiger v. Larry E. Swiger * Jennifer N. Harold v. Shaun T. Harold * Briana Nichole Bateman v. ...

Civil Suits

PARKERSBURG — The following civil suits were filed between Dec. 12-16 in the office of the Wood County Circuit Court Clerk: * Sherri Cornell v. Tammy Cox, individually and as executrix of the estate of Linda L. Lyons, deceased and Terri Rinehart * Denise Saffel and Theodore Saffel ...

Wood Magistrate

PARKERSBURG — On Dec. 22 the following reports were released by Wood County Magistrate Court. * Candi Renee Leach, 35, 719 Old River Road, Williamstown, was arraigned on a charge of shoplifting more than $500 and was released on a $500 personal recognizance bond. * Danny Allen ...

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Wood Magistrate PARKERSBURG — On Dec. 21 the following reports were released by Wood County Magistrate Court. * Shannon Rene Skidmore, 30, 54635 Curtis Hollow Road, Reedsville, pleaded guilty to a citation for DUI with a blood alcohol concentration of .15 or less, was sentenced to ...

Continuance granted in June murder case

PARKERSBURG — A continuance in the case of a June murder was granted in Wood County Circuit Court Tuesday. Michael J. Brown, 23, who is being held without bond in the North Central Regional Jail on a charge of second-degree murder, was to appear for a hearing on admitting a statement, ...