Top News

Exterminator blames recycling business for injuries

Philip Gonzales Apr. 19, 2017, 12:40pm

NEW MARTINSVILLE — An Ohio exterminator is suing a recycling business, alleging its negligence led to injuries for the plaintiff.

Wetzel County couple accuses coal mining companies of damaging property

Philip Gonzales Mar. 17, 2017, 9:08am

NEW MARTINSVILLE — A Wetzel County couple is suing coal mining companies, alleging making a nuisance.

Couple sues Allstate Construction for breach of contract

Kyla Asbury Mar. 9, 2017, 2:08pm

NEW MARTINSVILLE – A New Martinsville couple is suing Allstate Construction after they claim the construction company breached its contract with them.

Couple sues Roadstar Paving for breach of contract

Kyla Asbury Mar. 3, 2017, 2:54pm

NEW MARTINSBURG – A couple is suing Roadstar Paving after they claim it breached its contract with them by refusing to fix their driveway.

Recycling business blamed for crash that caused injuries

Noddy A. Fernandez Mar. 2, 2017, 8:16am

NEW MARTINSVILLE — A Wetzel County woman is suing a recycling business and a driver, alleging their negligence caused a crash that injured the plaintiff. 

Tractor trailer operator blames transportation company for crash

Philip Gonzales Feb. 16, 2017, 7:23am

NEW MARTINSVILLE — A Pennsylvania tractor trailer operator is suing a transportation company, alleging the defendant's negligence caused a crash that injured the plaintiff. 

New Martinsville landlord accuses tenant, guarantor of contract breach

Philip Gonzales Feb. 2, 2017, 11:20am

NEW MARTINSVILLE — A New Martinsville shopping center landlord is suing a tenant and guarantor, alleging breach of a lease agreement.

Couple blames chemical companies for husband's injuries

Philip Gonzales Feb. 2, 2017, 11:17am

NEW MARTINSVILLE — A Marshall County couple is suing chemical companies, alleging insufficient measures were taken to prevent injuries and an unsafe work environment.

Bilfinger Westcon Inc. accused of wrongfully terminating man after injury

Philip Gonzales Dec. 15, 2016, 7:47am

NEW MARTINSVILLE – A Pennsylvania man alleges he was terminated by his Wetzel County employer after being injured on the job and filing a workers' compensation claim.

Two lawsuits filed against Stone Energy Corporation for fraud, breach of contract

Kyla Asbury Dec. 1, 2016, 12:21pm

NEW MARTINSVILLE – Two lawsuits have been filed against Stone Energy Corporation after the plaintiffs claim the company breached its contracts with them and its actions were fraudulent.

Stone Energy accused of producing oil, gas without lease

Philip Gonzales Nov. 23, 2016, 10:48am

NEW MARTINSVILLE – Eleven property owners are suing a Charleston gas exploration company, alleging it is producing oil and gas from the property without a lease.

Investors file suit against Budget Finance Co. for alleged securities law violations

Philip Gonzales Nov. 8, 2016, 10:14am

Investors are suing Budget Finance Co., Donna Braown, hte estate of Carolyn Welch, River Rentals inc., Carla Knapp and Sharon Midcap, multiple entities, citing alleged fraud and breach of fiduciary duty.

Owners allege property was not restored per contract by Williams Ohio Valley Midstream for pipeline

Philip Gonzales Nov. 1, 2016, 10:54am

NEW MARTINSVILLE – Two property owners allege that a company failed to honor the terms of a contract for the right-of-way use of their property for a pipeline.

Field supervisor accuses county board, assessor of retaliatory discharge

Philip Gonzales Oct. 24, 2016, 1:33pm

NEW MARTINSVILLE — A New Martinsville man is suing the Wetzel County Commission and an assessor, alleging hostile work environment, retaliation and wrongful termination.

Natural gas processing plant alleges failure in construction at site

Philip Gonzales Sep. 6, 2016, 7:38am

NEW MARTINSVILLE — A natural gas processing plant is suing J.F. Allen Company, Amec Foster Wheeler Environment & Infrastructure Inc., et al, contractor and subcontractors, citing alleged breach of contract and gross negligence.