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Couple accuses Thornhill Automotive Inc., Ally Financial Inc. of fraud in vehicle sale

Wadi Reformado Aug. 10, 2017, 10:04am

RIPLEY – A Parkersburg couple alleges they were fraudulently induced into purchasing a vehicle in their name.

Couple files suit over wife's alleged injuries from I-77 crash

Mike Torres Jul. 28, 2017, 8:57am

RIPLEY – A Wood County couple has filed suit against a Kanawha County man after a collision on Interstate 77 in Jackson County.

Kenna woman claims Wells Fargo refused to accept mortgage payments

Wadi Reformado Jul. 18, 2017, 2:24pm

JACKSON — A Kenna woman is suing a bank, citing alleged breach of contract.

Waste Management of West Virginia alleges Haz-Tech Environmental owes $19,000

Wadi Reformado Jul. 14, 2017, 7:01am

RIPLEY — A waste management company is suing a Ripley corporation, citing alleged breach of contract.

Mountaineer State Excavating accused of failing to pay for heavy equipment rentals

Jenie Mallari-Torres Jul. 12, 2017, 7:44am

RIPLEY — An equipment rental company is suing a West Virginia corporation and its president, citing alleged breach of contract and unjust enrichment.

Consumer accuses debt collector of illegal practices

Philip Gonzales Jul. 3, 2017, 9:17am

RIPLEY — A Jackson County woman is suing an unlicensed debt collector, alleging illegal debt collection practices.

Wal-Mart, Scotts Company LLC accused of taking insufficient measure to prevent injuries

Philip Gonzales Jun. 29, 2017, 3:13pm

A West Virginia man is suing the Scott's Company LLC and Wal-Mart Stores Inc. for allegedly taking insufficient measures to prevent injuries.

Law firm takes client to court over outstanding balance

Philip Gonzales Jun. 26, 2017, 3:42pm

A legal service provider is suing a client for alleged breach of contract.

Law firm asks court to determine how to disperse $24,000 in auction proceeds

Wadi Reformado Jun. 21, 2017, 7:57am

A law firm recently filed a suit to determine how to disburse excess funds after the sale of a foreclosed home at an auction.

California corporation alleges debtor, guarantor failed to pay nearly $100,000

Philip Gonzales May 24, 2017, 10:37am

RIPLEY — A California corporation is suing a debtor and guarantor, alleging breach of contract and unjust enrichment.

Ripley property owner alleges hearing aid business failed to pay rent

Wadi Reformado May 18, 2017, 9:51am

RIPLEY — A Ripley property owner is suing a hearing aid business, alleging breach of contract in failing to pay rent.

Land services providers allege oil exploration company owes nearly $85,000

Philip Gonzales May 9, 2017, 9:54am

RIPLEY — Land service providers are suing an oil exploration company, alleging breach of contract and unjust enrichment.

Student blames school board for assault in gym class

Philip Gonzales May 4, 2017, 8:04am

RIPLEY — A middle school student is suing the Jackson County school board, alleging the defendant's negligence caused him to be assaulted by a fellow student in a gym class.

Century Aluminum, retirees reach $23m settlement

Kyla Asbury Feb. 15, 2017, 1:21pm

RAVENSWOOD – Century Aluminum has agreed to pay a group of retired workers from its Ravenswood plant that closed in 2009 $23 million for benefits.

Mail delivery driver alleges employer violated wage acts

Philip Gonzales Feb. 1, 2017, 8:32am

RIPLEY — A mail delivery driver is suing a trucking business, alleging violation of workers compensation acts.

Property owners allege contractors owe more than $26,000

Philip Gonzales Feb. 1, 2017, 8:32am

RIPLEY — Two Jackson County property owners are suing contractors, alleging the defendants owe more than $26,000 for breach of contract.

Child, parents accuse school board, former teacher of negligence

Philip Gonzales Jan. 20, 2017, 9:26am

RIPLEY — A Jackson County child and her parents are suing the county board of education and a former teacher, alleging their negligence led to injuries to the child. 

New 5th Circuit judge looks forward to challenges

John Myers Jan. 4, 2017, 10:00am

RIPLEY – The new year has just started, and for the men and women of the 5th Judicial Circuit, that means some new names and faces will be showing up at the court, including incoming Judge Lora Dyer.

Driver files suit for damages after accident with tractor-trailer

Philip Gonzales Dec. 6, 2016, 10:43am

RIPLEY – A South Carolina driver alleges he was struck by a tractor-trailer.

Employee accuses Jackson County of wrongful discharge

Philip Gonzales Dec. 2, 2016, 11:29am

RIPLEY — A Ravenswood man is suing a Jackson County company, alleging age discrimination, retaliation and wrongful discharge.