News of Record

Wood Magistrate

In the Courts

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 ...

Athens Sheriff

Police

ATHENS — Athens County Sheriff’s Office released the following reports on Jan. 9. Jan. 8 * The Athens County Sheriff’s Office responded to a theft of medication in The Plains area. The complainant stated medication was missing from his bottle. * The Athens County Sheriff’s Office ...

Wood Sheriff

Police

PARKERSBURG — Wood County Sheriff’s Department released the following reports on Jan. 9. Jan. 7 * Carl Ray Sprout, 35, of Black Diamond Ridge Road, was arrested on a warrant for obstructing and possession issued through the Vienna Police Department and a current charge of possession. * ...

Parkersburg Police

Police

PARKERSBURG — Parkersburg Police Department released the following reports on Jan. 9. Jan. 8 * Timothy Workman, 33, of Parkersburg was arrested for trespassing and obstructing an officer. * Michael Kerns, 24, of Parkersburg was arrested on a capias for failure to appear. * Quinn Tennant, ...

On the Record

Police

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

Police

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 ...

Washington County real estate transfers

Real Estate Transfers

MARIETTA — The following property transfers were recently recorded at the Washington County Courthouse: Adams Township * Wanda R. Loslo and Thomas L. Fulton to Elizabeth M. Reed, 111 Riverview Lane, Lowell, land; $3,000 warranty deed. Newport Township * Bonnie S. Eddy to Steven F. Eddy, ...

Divorce petitions

In the Courts

MARIETTA — The following people were recently granted a divorce or dissolution of marriage at the Washington County Courthouse: * Scott D. Jones, 32, of Marietta, and Letitia D. Jones, 28, of Marietta, were granted a divorce Dec. 20. * Ashley D. Kimes, 29, of Coolville, and Jeffrey M. ...

Marriage Licenses

Marriage Licenses

MARIETTA — The following people recently picked up marriage licenses at the Washington County Courthouse: * Joshua Allen Gould, 20, and Laura Michelle Sarringhausen, 20, both of Marietta, Dec. 26. * David Scott Kratche, 51, of Lewisville, and Katrina Lynn Bedilion, 58, of Marietta, Dec. 21.

Wood County Circuit Court

In the Courts

PARKERSBURG — Wood County Circuit Court heard the following cases on Jan. 3. In Judge Robert Waters court, Christian Kyle Cottrell, 27, was sentenced on one count of cruelty to animals, a felony. He was sentenced to one to five years at the West Virginia Department of Corrections with credit ...

Wood Magistrate

In the Courts

PARKERSBURG — The following cases appeared in Wood County Magistrate Court on Jan. 4: * Samantha Seymour, 22, 1014 14th St., Parkersburg, was arraigned on a charge of making a false statement and was released on $1,500 bond. * Jesse Leon Kersey, 23, 2311 Pike St., Lot 13, Parkersburg, ...

Belpre Police

Police

BELPRE — The Belpre Police Department released the following reports on Jan. 4: * Jan. 3, Andrew M. Glaspell, 25, Parkersburg, was cited for expired registration. * Jan. 3, Jason A. Ealy, 41, Ravenswood, was cited for expired registration. * Jan. 3, Melissa A. Butler, 48, Fleming, was ...

Wood Sheriff

Police

PARKERSBURG — The Wood County Sheriff’s Office released the following reports Jan. 4: * On Jan. 3, Shan Yopp, 43, of Red Hill Road, turned herself in on a warrant for possession of a controlled substance. * On Jan. 3, Zachary Eugene McDonald, 26, of Liberty Street, was arrested on a ...

Athens Sheriff

Police

ATHENS, Ohio — The Athens County Sheriff’s Office released the following reports Jan. 4: * On Jan. 3, the Athens County Sheriff’s Office responded to Mill Street for a parking complaint. Upon arrival, deputies looked at the issue and determined that it needed to be dealt with by the ...

Parkersburg Police

Police

PARKERSBURG — The Parkersburg Police Department released the following reports Jan. 4: * On Jan. 3, the Parkersburg Police Department responded to 113 calls for service. * Shawn Crooks, 43, of Mineral Wells, was arrested Jan. 3 on a warrant for joyriding. * On Jan. 3, officers responded to ...

Belpre Police

Police

BELPRE — The Belpre Police Department released the following reports on Jan. 3: * Dec. 21, Marcus A. Brown, 23, Belpre, was arrested on a theft warrant served while incarcerated at the Washington County Jail. * Dec. 21, Jerome L Blackwell, 40, Parkersburg, was arrested for possessing drug ...

Washington Sheriff

Police

MARIETTA — Washington County Sheriff’s Department released the following charges and reports on Thursday. Dec. 27 * Sgt. McGilton and Deputy White began an investigation into a bad check passed at the Caywood Christmas Tree Farm and Gift Shop. This case remains under investigation. * ...

Wood Magistrate

In the Courts

PARKERSBURG — Wood County Magistrate Court released the following reports on Jan. 3. * Joseph McEwee, 37, 956 Murphytown Road, Davisville, was arraigned on the charges of driving while revoked for DUI, no seat belt and no insurance. He was released on a $1,500 personal recognizance bond. ...

Williamstown Police

Police

WILLIAMSTOWN — Williamstown Police Department released the following reports on Jan. 3. Dec. 28 * Clarence Michael Francis, 29, Marietta, was arrested for possession of heroin, a third-offense driving on a suspended license, no insurance and improper registration. Francis was arraigned at ...

Athens Sheriff

Police

ATHENS — Athens County Sheriff’s Office released the following reports on Jan. 3. Jan. 2 * The Athens County Sheriff’s Office responded to U.S. Route 33 for a suspicious vehicle. The caller reported that a pickup truck was driving slowly through the movie theater parking lot after ...