In the Courts

Wood Magistrate

PARKERSBURG — Wood County Magistrate Court released the following reports Jan. 28: * Keith Edward Sines, 29, of 1602 16th St., Parkersburg, was arraigned on two counts of child neglect and one count of possession of a controlled substance with intent to deliver and released on a $30,000 ...

Divorce petitions

* Brooke N. Proffitt, 35, and Robert W. Proffitt, 36, both of Little Hocking, were granted a divorce on Jan. 16. * Melissa Ann Taylor, 46, and Walter K. Taylor, 65, both of Belpre, were granted a divorce on Jan. 16. * Matthew G. Hill, age not provided, of Marietta, and Jessica A. Hill, age ...

Wood County Circuit Court

PARKERSBURG — The following cases were heard in Wood County Circuit Court on Jan. 25. In Judge Robert Waters’ Court: * John Patrick Howerton, 19, in custody, who was indicted on two counts of use of obscene matter with intent to seduce a minor and a charge of soliciting a minor via ...

Wood Magistrate

PARKERSBURG — Wood County Magistrate Court heard the following cases on Jan. 24. * Burl Anthony Waggoner, 49, Parkersburg, was arraigned on charges of domestic battery, obstruction, prohibited persons possessing firearms, and unlawful restraint. He was released on a $5,000 surety bond. * ...

Wood County Circuit Court

PARKERSBURG — Wood County Circuit Court heard the following cases on Jan. 23. In Judge Robert Waters Court: * Melissa Maria Stevens, 40, in custody, pleaded guilty to conspiracy to commit delivery of a controlled substance and will be sentenced on March 26 at 9:30 a.m. * Marcel Willie ...

Wood Magistrate

PARKERSBURG — Wood County Magistrate Court heard the following cases on Jan. 23. * Kevin Douglas Dean, 47, 141 Collins Drive, Beckley, pleaded guilty to driving while intoxicated and was dismissed on a charge of obstruction as part of a plea agreement. He was sentenced to 90 days in the ...

On the Record

Wood Magistrate PARKERSBURG — Wood County Magistrate Court released the following reports Jan. 22: * Joshua Michael Wolfe, 25, of 617 Sixth Ave., Vienna, was arraigned on a charge of no operator’s license and released on a $1,000 personal recognizance bond. * Codey D. Maze, 25, of 279 ...

Wood Magistrate

PARKERSBURG — Wood County Magistrate Court heard the following case on Jan. 18. * Jeffery Harris, age unavailable, of 248 Viscose St., Parkersburg, was dismissed on a charge of worthless checks after paying the victim in full.

Wood County Circuit Court

PARKERSBURG — Wood County Circuit Court heard the following cases on Jan. 18. In Judge Robert Waters Court: * Bradley Giffen, 32, in custody, was found guilty of count one, possession of a controlled substance with intent to deliver, methamphetamine, and guilty of count three, possession of ...

Civil suits

PARKERSBURG — The following civil suits were filed between Jan. 1-12 in the office of Wood County Circuit Court Clerk: * Rita Jean Smith and Michael Smith v. John Kein Koch, M.D.; Kim Bailey, R.N.; and Parkersburg Surgical Associates LLC * United Bank, a Virginia corporation v. Jeffrey M. ...

Wood Magistrate

PARKERSBURG — Wood County Magistrate Court heard the following cases Jan. 17. * Kacie Sue Taitt, 38, 1002 23rd St. Apt. 8, Vienna, was arraigned on violation of a protective order and released on a $500 personal recognizance bond. * Savannah Rose DeVore, 20, 670 Pleasant Hill Road, ...

Wood County Circuit Court

PARKERSBURG — Wood County Circuit Court heard the following cases on Jan. 15. In Judge Jason Wharton’s Court: * Derek Cole Fought, 32, in custody, pleaded guilty to possession of a controlled substance with intent to deliver. He will be sentenced on March 12 at 10:30 a.m. * Dustin ...

Wood Magistrate

PARKERSBURG — Wood County Magistrate Court heard the following cases on Jan. 15. * Zoe Oceana Ward, 27, 1531 1/2 St., Parkersburg, was dismissed on a charge of false or forgery of registration as part of a plea agreement in another case. * Gregory Michael Wilson, 56, 80 Hayes St., ...

Civil suits

PARKERSBURG — The following civil suits were filed between Dec. 10-31 in the office of the Wood County Circuit Court Clerk: * Consumer Credit Counseling Service of the Mid-Ohio Valley, a West Virginia corporation v. AT&T Corporation, a New York corporation * Sherry Reynolds v. ...

Divorce petitions

PARKERSBURG — The following divorce petitions were filed in the office of the Wood County Circuit Clerk between Dec. 10 and Jan. 12: * Lavona McMillan v. Vincent Roy McMillan * Coty Aston Eddy v. Letha I. Eddy * Amber Dawn Sparks v. Bobby Kyle Sparks * Daniel G. Atkinson II v. Janet S. ...

On the Record

Wood Magistrate PARKERSBURG — Wood County Magistrate Court released the following reports Jan. 14: * Dezarie Elena Manzanedo, 25, of 2510 39th St., Apt. 3C, Parkersburg, was arraigned on charges of obstructing and disorderly conduct and two counts of shoplifting and released on a $1,750 ...

Wood Magistrate

PARKERSBURG — Wood County Magistrate Court released the following reports Jan. 11: * Nicole D. Weaver, 28, of 1613 15th Ave., Parkersburg, was ordered released to home confinement with GPS monitoring. Weaver was jailed Dec. 27 for violating the terms of her home confinement. * Michelle J. ...

Wood Magistrate

PARKERSBURG — Wood County Magistrate Court heard the following cases on Jan. 9. * Brian Keith Parker, 41, 8689 Grove Hill Road, Rockford, Ill., was arraigned for driving while impaired and released on a $2,500 surety bond. * Charles Brian Davis, 43, 2905 Beeman Road, Washington, was ...

On the Record

Wood Magistrate PARKERSBURG — Wood County Magistrate Court released the following reports Jan. 7: * Pamela Sue Smith, 36, of 607 31st St., Parkersburg, was arraigned on a charge of grand larceny and released on a $20,000 surety bond. * Margaret Jane Watenpuhl, 30, of Parkersburg, was ...

On the Record

Washington Sheriff MARIETTA — The Washington County Sheriff released the following reports Jan. 7: The following warrants were processed at the Washington County Sheriff’s Office: * Delbert D. Cain, 100 Simpson Street, Marietta, failure to appear on a driving while under the influence ...