In the Courts

Wood Magistrate

PARKERSBURG - The following reports were released April 22 in Wood County Magistrate Court.* Stacie M. Willis, 42, 762 Forest Way, Waverly, was arraigned on a speeding citation, 34 mph in a 25 mph zone, and was released on a $100 personal recognizance bond.* Michael William Welch II, 23, 191 ...

Circuit Court

PARKERSBURG - The following cases appeared in Wood County Circuit Court on April 21:* Misty Rayne Martin, 34, of Vienna was sentenced Monday to one to five years in prison on a charge of possession with intent to deliver a controlled substance. The sentence was suspended for home confinement ...

Wood Magistrate

PARKERSBURG - The following cases appeared in Wood County Magistrate Court on April 21:* Abby L. Roach, 20, 804 Fourth St., Marietta, was arraigned on a petit larceny charge and her bond was set at $2,500.* Rodrick Domion Pettis, 25, 111 Latrobe St., Parkersburg, was arraigned on felony charges ...

Wood County Civil Suits

PARKERSBURG - The following civil cases were recently filed in the Wood County Circuit Clerk's office:* Asset Acceptance LLC v. Belinda J. Britton* Erie Insurance Property and Casulty v. Lyndsey Dowler* Barbara Harold v. Abigail J. Hayhurst* Jonathan Thomas v. One Beacon Insurance Co.* Asset ...

Wood County Divorce Petitions

PARKERSBURG - The following divorce petitions were filed between April 7-11 in the office of the Wood County Circuit Court Clerk:* Lysette D. Gordon v. Matthew R. Gordon* Amanda B. Marshall v. William K. Marshall III* Theodore Wells v. Erin Wells* Joann Norman v. Jerry A. Norman* Jessica Hill ...

Washington County Divorces and Dissolutions

MARIETTA - The following divorces and dissolutions were recently recorded at the Washington County Courthouse:* Amanda W. Carpenter, 35, of St. Marys, and James L. Carpenter Jr., 38, of Marietta, were granted a dissolution of marriage on April 10.* Sonja Richards, of Marietta, and James D. ...

Circuit Court

PARKERSBURG - The following cases appeared in Wood County Circuit Court on April 18:* Jerry Lee Stewart, 24, Parkersburg, pleaded guilty Friday to a charge of possession of a controlled substance with intent to deliver.The charge was contained in an information filed March 31. Sentencing is ...

Wood Magistrate

PARKERSBURG - The following cases appeared in Wood County Magistrate Court on April 18:* Billie Joe Brand, 43, 143 Seven Acres Road, Parkersburg, pleaded guilty to driving under suspension and defective equipment and was assessed $430.50 in fines and court costs.* Derek Michael Devaughn, 24, ...

Wood Magistrate

PARKERSBURG - The following reports were released April 17 by Wood County Magistrate Court.* John Michael Wells II, 25, 1307 14th St., Parkersburg, pleaded no contest to a citation for failure to obey a traffic control device and was assessed $165.25 in fines and court fees.* Timothy Dwane ...

Washington County Sheriff

MARIETTA - The following reports and charges were released by the Washington County Sheriff's Office on April 16.* On April 15, Marva Bay, 93, 155 Belavista Drive, Marietta, reported during the past several weeks an unknown suspect(s) stole in excess of $500 from a drawer in her home.* On April ...

Wood Magistrate Court

PARKERSBURG - The following reports were released April 16 by Wood County Magistrate Court.* Zachary Kessel, 27, 118 Hood Drive, Ripley, pleaded guilty to a worthless check charge and was assessed $307.32 in fines, restitution and court fees..* Diana Stender, 62, 3656 Middle Island Road, ...

Belpre Police

BELPRE - The Belpre Police Department released the following reports on April 16.* On April 14, Christopher A. Matheny, 19, of 1104 Lockwood St., Belpre, was cited for not maintaining an assured clear distance ahead.* On April 14, Ashley L. Arthurs, 30, of 2202 Hill St., Belpre, was cited for ...

Marietta Police

MARIETTA - The Marietta Police Department released the following reports on April 16:* On April 15, Timothy N Carver, 50, 429 Strecker Lane, was arrested on a warrant for failing to appear at pretrial and a warrant for driving under suspension, expired plates and fictitious plates.* On April ...

Parkersburg Police

PARKERSBURG - The Parkersburg Police Department released the following reports on April 16.* On April 15, Richard Joseph McGervey, 46, of Fairmont, W.Va., was cited on a charge of shoplifting at Wal-Mart.* On April 15, Pam Seebaugh of Parkersburg reported that someone tried to enter her ...

Washington County Sheriff

MARIETTA - Washington County Sheriff's Office released the following reports and charges on April 15:* On April 11, Deputy Sheriff Huffer requested a warrant for Willis V. Thompson, 37, 213 Fourth St., Apt. A, Lowell, for domestic violence. That morning, Thompson was involved in an argument ...

Verdict expected in Weigle appeal

PARKERSBURG - After a day of testimony Wednesday, a decision is expected this morning in the appeal of a magistrate court verdict against Vienna businessman Jim Weigle.In April 2010 Weigle was arrested after a traffic stop on Grand Central Avenue where he was charged with obstruction during the ...

Wood Magistrate

PARKERSBURG - The following reports were released April 15 by Wood County Magistrate Court.* Chad Everett Ball, 40, 604 Buckeye St., Parkersburg, pleaded guilty to a citation for expired motor vehicle inspection and was assessed $165.25 in fines and court fees.* Alexis Deserea Spiker, 18, 2507 ...

Washington Sheriff

MARIETTA - The following reports and charges were released April 14 by Washington County Sheriff's Office.* On April 12, Marta Henrie, 55, 550 Rummer Road, Marietta, reported her husband, John, 48, has been violent toward her in the past, threatened to wring her neck and threatened to cause her ...

Parkersburg Police

PARKERSBURG - The Parkersburg Police Department released the following reports on April 14 and 15.* On April 11, Eric Scott Nelson, 34, of Mineral Wells was arrested on a charge of second offense domestic battery.* On April 11, Sonya Denise Coe, 51, of Parkersburg was arrested on warrants for ...

Marietta Police

MARIETTA - The Marietta Police Department released the following report on April 15.* On April 14, Dallas Wiley Farnsworth, 40, of 110 Browns Alley was arrested in the 100 block of N. Seventh Street for obstructing official business, disorderly conduct by intoxication, resisting arrest and ...