In the Courts

Divorce petitions

MARIETTA — The following divorces and dissolutions were recently recorded at the Washington County Courthouse: * Teresa R. Carrothers, 52, of Newport, and Curtis T. Carrothers, 50, of Newport, were granted a divorce Feb. 15. * Karen G. Caldwell, 48, of Marietta, and James E. Caldwell, 52, ...

Wood Magistrate

PARKERSBURG — On Feb. 23 the following reports were released by Wood County Magistrate Court. * Mitchell Allan Edwards, 34, 4 Tonya Ave., Parkersburg, was arraigned on charges of malicious assault and brandishing and was released on a $200,000 surety bond. * Rivard Dwain Wilcox, 77, 2203 ...

Wood Magistrate

PARKERSBURG — On Feb. 22 the following reports were released by Wood County Magistrate Court. * Joshua Michael McGee, 33, 2303 11th Ave., Parkersburg, waived a preliminary hearing for a charge of receiving or transferring stolen goods and was bound over to circuit court. * Joshua Ryan ...

On the Record

Wood Magistrate PARKERSBURG — On Feb. 21 the following reports were released by Wood County Magistrate Court. * Charles Andrew Wade, 33, 2414 Covert St., Apt. 43, Parkersburg, was arraigned on two counts of fraudulent use of an access device and was released on a $10,000 surety bond. * ...

On the Record

Wood Sheriff PARKERSBURG — The Wood County Sheriff’s Office released the following reports Feb. 20: * On Feb. 16, a deputy responded to a residence on Sarah Street and took a report of a burglary/larceny which had already occurred. Information was obtained and the case is being looked ...

Wood Magistrate

PARKERSBURG — On Feb.16 the following reports were released by Wood County Magistrate Court. * William Henry Trussell II, 30, 4446 18th Ave., Parkersburg, was arraigned on a charge of possession of a controlled substance and was released on a $1,000 surety bond. * Dustin Chyenne Lamp, 38, ...

Wood Magistrate

PARKERSBURG — On Feb. 15 the following reports were released by Wood County Magistrate Court. * Gary Alan Naylor, 28, 4446 18th Ave., Parkersburg, pleaded no contest to a speeding citation, 44 mph in a 35 mph zone, and was assessed $170.25 in fines and court fees. * Tristen Ray ...

On the Record

Wood Magistrate PARKERSBURG — On Feb. 14 the following reports were released by Wood County Magistrate Court. * Nicholas Adrain Johnson, 35, 26101 Rock St., Coolville, Ohio, pleaded no contest to a charge of first-offense DUI, was sentenced to eight hours in jail and was assessed $260.25 ...

On the Record

Wood Magistrate PARKERSBURG — The Wood County Magistrate Court recently handled the following cases: * Kenneth L. Barnhart, 36, of 10274 Ohio 550, Vincent, was arraigned on a charge of possession of a controlled substance less than 15 grams and no proof of insurance and released on $1,500 ...

Civil suits

PARKERSBURG — The following civil suits were filed between Jan. 30-Feb. 3 in the office of the Wood County Circuit Court Clerk: * Brian Alford v. Stephanie West * Melvin L. Romeo v. Jenna N. Montgomery * John McDaniel v. Grafton City Hospital Inc.and Paul Nielsen, D.O., ...

Divorce petitions

PARKERSBURG — The following divorce petitions were filed between Jan. 30-Feb. 3 in the office of the Wood County Circuit Court Clerk: * John P. Maudlin v. Jacob B. Maudlin * Deana P. Jones v. Richard L Jones * Kristina Marie Gibson v. Jubal Logan Gibson * Susan R. Trezza ...

Divorce petitions

MARIETTA — The following divorces and dissolutions were recently recorded at the Washington County Courthouse: * Tammy L. Hart, 48, of Byesville, and Carl J. Hart, 54, of Barnesville, were granted a divorce Feb. 2 * Arielle D. Hall, 24, of Belpre, and Luther Hall, 25, of Cutler, ...

Wood County Circuit Court

PARKERSBURG — Two sentencings took place in Wood County Circuit Court Friday. * Jonathan Carl Forshey, 26, in custody at the North Central Regional Jail, was sentenced after his earlier plea agreement to plead guilty to conspiracy to commit burglary as charged by the March 30, 2016 special ...

Wood Magistrate

PARKERSBURG — On Feb. 10 the following reports were released by Wood County Magistrate Court. * Clyde Anthony Taylor, 47, 759 Oak Grove Road, Walker, was arraigned on charges of third-offense shoplifting; possession of a controlled substance, heroin; no insurance; driving on a suspended or ...

Athens Prosecutor

ATHENS, Ohio — The Athens County Prosecutor’s Office recently released the following reports: * Jeremiah J. Holdren, 38, of Logan, Ohio, pleaded guilty Jan. 30 to a fifth-degree felony charge of possession of cocaine and was sentenced by Athens County Common Pleas Judge George P. McCarthy ...

Wood Magistrate

PARKERSBURG — Wood County Magistrate Court recently handled the following cases: * Carl Lee Hendershot, 46, of 1800 Staunton Ave., Parkersburg, waived a preliminary hearing on one count of possession of a controlled substance with intent to deliver. The state agreed to reduce his bond to ...

On the Record

Wood Magistrate PARKERSBURG — On Feb. 7 the following reports were released by Wood County Magistrate Court. * William Logan Schofield, 55, 1615 Staunton Ave., Parkersburg, was arraigned on two charges of obstructing an officer and one charge each of domestic assault, destruction of ...

On the Record

Circuit Court PARKERSBURG — The following case appeared in Wood County Circuit Court on Feb. 6: * Brian Matthew Fox, 43, Mineral Wells, was sentenced Monday on charges of fleeing an officer with reckless indifference and driving under the influence. He was sentenced to one to ...

Civil suits

PARKERSBURG — The following civil suits were filed between Jan. 23-27 in the office of the Wood County Circuit Court Clerk: * Cortez Barefield v. Parkersburg Narcotics Task Force * David Brian Demoss v, Highmark West Virginia Inc. * Bank of America N.A. v. Larry W. Nichols * Jill C. ...

Divorce petitions

MARIETTA — The following divorces and dissolutions were recently recorded at the Washington County Courthouse: * Megan R. Chester, 23, of Belpre, and Coty G. Chester, 24, of Yakima, Wash., were granted a divorce Feb. 1. * Mark A. Pleasant, 46, of Broken Arrow, Okla., and Barbara A. ...