News of Record

Wood County Circuit Court

In the Courts

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

In the Courts

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 ...

Wood Sheriff

Police

PARKERSBURG — The Wood County Sheriff’s Office released the following reports Feb. 10: * On Feb. 9, a deputy responded to Wayside Farm Road in reference to a stolen vehicle. The complainant advised their son drives the vehicle and parks it on the church parking lot across from the ...

Washington Sheriff

Police

MARIETTA — On Feb. 10 the Washington County Sheriff’s Department released the following reports: Feb. 9 * Deputy Black met with Roger L. Leasure, 180 Mitchell Drive, Newport, in reference to a trespassing complaint. This case remains under investigation. * Deputy Black was ...

Parkersburg Police

Police

PARKERSBURG — The Parkersburg Police Department released the following reports Feb. 10: * On Feb. 9, the Parkersburg Police Department answered 89 calls for service. * John Huffman, 48, of Parkersburg, was arrested Feb. 9 on a charge of first-offense shoplifting. * Benjamin Coffman, 41, ...

Athens Sheriff

Police

ATHENS, Ohio — On Feb. 8 the Athens County Sheriff’s Office released the following reports: Feb. 7 * Deputies received a report of license plates being stolen off a truck in Lodi Township. The plates have been entered as stolen in the L.E.A.D.S. database. * Deputies responded to Ohio ...

Athens Prosecutor

In the Courts

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 ...

Washington Sheriff

Police

MARIETTA — On Feb. 7 the Washington County Sheriff’s Office released the following reports: Feb. 4 * Deputy Black took a report of a stolen/used Ohio Food Stamp Card. After investigating the incident it was found the subject had rights to be using the card in question. * Lt. ...

Wood Magistrate

In the Courts

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 ...

Athens Sheriff

Police

ATHENS, Ohio — On Feb. 7 the Athens County Sheriff’s Office released the following reports. Feb. 6 * A resident of Vore Ridge Road, Athens, reported someone entered his truck overnight and stole his wallet. * Deputies responded to a landlord-tenant dispute on Fifth Street in ...

Belpre Police

Police

BELPRE — The Belpre Police Department released the following reports on Feb. 7: * On Feb. 3, Miae Jo Tomilson, 34, 2510 Parkview Drive, Belpre, was cited for having an expired registration. * On Feb. 3, Steven M. Davis, 59, 328 Veto Circle, Belpre, was cited for having an expired ...

On the Record

Police

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

Police

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 ...

Washington County Real Estate Transfers

Real Estate Transfers

MARIETTA — The following real estate transfers were recently recorded at the Washington County Courthouse: Barlow Township * Gwendolyn and Durward Blaney et al to Gwendolyn Blaney, 447 Lewis Pointe Drive, Vincent, land and parcel; exempt fidelity deed. * Douglas and Jennifer ...

Washington Sheriff

Police

MARIETTA — The Washington County Sheriff’s Office released the following reports Feb. 3: * On Feb. 2, deputies responded to 2342 Sealy Ridge Road, Vincent, in reference to a burglary complaint. Deputies spoke with the victim, Angel Granger, who stated when she entered the residence, she ...

Civil suits

In the Courts

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

In the Courts

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. ...

Camden Clark Medical Center Births

Area Births

Dec. 23, 2016 * Louise Jr. and Corinne Dickson, Elizabeth, baby boy Jan. 10 * Nathan Ellis and Amanda Lieving, Parkersburg, baby boy * Derek Brannon and Tracy King, Grantsville, twins, baby girl and baby boy * Eric Strawderman and Carrie Lathem, Washington, baby boy Jan. 11 * ...

Marriage Licenses

Marriage Licenses

MARIETTA — The following people recently picked up marriage licenses at the Washington County Courthouse: * Devan J.T. Pifer, 20, of Little Hocking, and Casey R. Wagner, 22, of Little Hocking, Jan. 13. * Dana C. Wheeler, 37, of Marietta, and Shawna M. Strum, 38, of Marietta, Jan. 17. * ...

Wood Magistrate

In the Courts

PARKERSBURG — On Feb. 3 the following reports were released by Wood County Magistrate Court. * Steven Allen Kerns, 37, 1002 Cain Hill Road, Belleville, was arraigned on six counts of delivery of a controlled substance and is in custody in lieu of a $300,000 bond, cash or surety. * ...