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Wood Magistrate PARKERSBURG — On April 25 the following reports were released by Wood County Magistrate Court: * Dustin Ray Kinney, 24, 4363 Oak Grove Road, Walker, was arraigned in Wirt County for Wood County on a charge of malicious or unlawful assault and use or presentation of a ...

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Wood Magistrate PARKERSBURG — The following cases appeared in Wood County Magistrate Court on April 24: * Phillip Earl Cownden Jr., 48, of 905 Seventh St., Parkersburg, was arraigned on charges of destruction of property, driving on a license revoked for driving under the influence, ...

Civil suits

PARKERSBURG — The following civil suits were filed between April 10-14 in the office of the Wood County Circuit Court Clerk: * Julia Smith Robinson v. Agape Housing Inc. * Specialty Piping Corp. v. Davis, Pickering and Co. * BB and T v. Aaron L. Dobson * Americredit Financial Services v. ...

Divorce petitions

PARKERSBURG — The following divorce petitions were filed between April 10-14 in the office of the Wood County Circuit Court Clerk: * Jessica Bennett v. Chad Bennett * Toshia Leanne Richards v. Travis Lee Richards * Charles Andrew Bailey v. Michelle Lee Bailey * Cheyenne Renee Harris v. ...

Wood Magistrate

PARKERSBURG — On April 30 the following reports were released by Wood County Magistrate Court: * Levi Jacob Murner, 23, 131 E. Pollock St., Paden City, W.Va., was arraigned in Doddridge County for Wood County on a charge of petit larceny and is in custody in lieu of a $500 cash or surety ...

Athens Prosecutor

ATHENS, Ohio — The Athens County Prosecutor’s Office recently released the following reports: * Brenton Matthew Welsh, 26, of Athens, was sentenced April 11 by Athens County Common Pleas Court Judge George P. McCarthy to two years in prison after pleading guilty that day to third-degree ...

Divorce petitions

MARIETTA — The following divorces and dissolutions were recently recorded at the Washington County Courthouse: * Franklin E. Chidester, 66, of Marietta, and Janette Chidester, 63, of Marietta, were granted a divorce April 12. * Jennifer Lynn Bosner, 38, of Waterford, and Daniel Frederick ...

Wood Magistrate

PARKERSBURG — On April 18 the Wood County Magistrate Court released the following reports: * Harold Randall Tanner, 64, 246 Tanner Lane, was arraigned on a DNR citation for hunting without a license and hunting turkey over bait and was released on a $1,000 personal recognizance bond. * ...

Wood Magistrate

PARKERSBURG — The following cases appeared in Wood County Magistrate Court on April 17: • Denver Shannon Bird, 31, 191 Woollard Acres Road, Marietta, pleaded guilty to driving under suspension and was assessed $280.25 in fines and court costs. • Raymond Joseph Davila, 20, 1413 Beaver ...

Wood Circuit

PARKERSBURG — The following cases appeared in Wood County Circuit Court on April 17: • Izaak Noah Morris, 20, of Parkersburg, was sentenced Monday on a grand larceny charge. He received six months to two years at the Anthony Center, with further sentencing deferred until completion or ...

Wood Magistrate

PARKERSBURG — The following cases appeared in Wood County Magistrate Court on April 17: • Byron Monroe Byers, 54, of 1701 Staunton Ave., Parkersburg, was arraigned on charges of domestic assault, assault on a police officer, obstruction, disorderly conduct and failure to render ...

Civil suits

PARKERSBURG — The following civil suits were filed between April 3-7 in the office of the Wood County Circuit Court Clerk: * Midland Funding LLC v. Lydia White, also known as Lydia E. White * Midland Funding LLC v. James M. Yost * Midland Funding LLC v. Elizabeth Lowe, also known as ...

Divorce petitions

PARKERSBURG — The following divorce petitions were filed between April 3-7 in the office of the Wood County Circuit Court Clerk: * Gaynelle A. Jarvis v. Randall B. Jarvis * Rebecca Jean Shook v. David Patrick Shook * Kimberlee A. Archer v. William A. Archer * George Charles Seymour II v. ...

Divorce petitions

MARIETTA — The following divorces and dissolutions were recently recorded at the Washington County Courthouse: * John Lowry, 61, of Marietta, and Angela Lowry, 46, of Marietta, were granted a divorce on April 11. * Roy D. Klintworth, 46, of Waterford, and Lucy A. Klintworth, 37, of ...

Wood Magistrate

PARKERSBURG — On April 14 the following reports were released by Wood County Magistrate Court: * Justin Lee Bock, 39, 3301 Smith St., Parkersburg, pleaded guilty to a cruelty to animals charge and was assessed $210.25 in fines and court fees. * Tanner John Smith, 21, 901 Cisler Lane, ...

Wood Magistrate

PARKERSBURG — On April 13 the Wood County Magistrate Court released the following reports: * R. Dwain Wilcox, 77, 2203 Capitol Circle, Parkersburg, was arraigned on two counts of worthless check and was released on a $1,000 personal recognizance bond. * Shawn M. Bailey, 22, Rock Run Road, ...

Wood Magistrate

PARKERSBURG — On April 10 and 11 the Wood County Magistrate Court released the following reports: * Louis Farnsworth, 42, of 71 Spruce St., Davisville, pleaded guilty to expired registration and no motor vehicle inspection and was assessed $335.50 in fines and court fees. * Annaliese ...

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Circuit Court PARKERSBURG — On the day his trial was to begin, a defendant in Wood County Circuit Court was granted a motion to accept a guilty plea. Brandon Hardy, 35, in custody in the North Central Regional Jail, entered a plea agreement Tuesday to plead guilty to a charge of ...

Suspect in chase waives extradition

PARKERSBURG — A Columbus man who led Parkersburg police on a high-speed chase last week waived extradition to Ohio Monday. Jeremy T. Allen, 26, of 1672 Woodhurst Court, Columbus, was arrested April 5 after reportedly going more than 55 mph in a pursuit that traversed Broad Street, ...

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Wood Sheriff PARKERSBURG — Wood County Sheriff’s Office released the following reports on Monday: * April 7, a citation was issued to Yolunda Yarbrough, 40, of Wellington Court for driving on suspended license. * April 7 deputies responded to Walker Road in reference to a domestic ...