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New circuit judge hopes to make Preston County proud

KINGWOOD — Preston Circuit Court's new circuit judge said he hopes to continue the trend of outstanding judges in Preston County with his seat on the bench.

Putnam Co. couple accuses Citifinancial, Bayview Loan of fraud

WINFIELD — An elderly Putnam County couple is suing home loan lenders, alleging unconscionable inducement, fraud and unjust enrichment.

Truck driver alleges Cody Energy's negligence caused injuries

PRINCETON — A Virginia truck driver is suing freight liner driver and owner, alleging insufficient measures were taken to prevent injuries.

Mother, children allege negligent Rico Racing motorist caused crash

WHEELING — A Moundsville mother and children are suing a motorist and vehicle owner, alleging negligence and negligent entrustment caused a vehicle crash.

Prison inmate accuses correctional facility of assault

CHARLESTON — A prison inmate is suing a correctional facility and officers, alleging assault and intentional infliction of emotional distress.

Motorist, passenger allege another driver's negligence caused crash

LOGAN — A motorist and her passenger are suing State Farm and a vehicle driver, alleging unfair trade practices.

Wheeling Italian festival organizer alleges insurer owes nearly $60,000

WHEELING — An Italian festival organizer and an insurer are suing another insurance company, alleging breach of the insurance contract and common law bad faith.

Kanawha Co. couple claims Ford sold defective vehicle

CHARLESTON — Two Kanawha County customers are suing Ford and a Ford dealer, alleging deceptive business practices.

Medical products distributor alleges Boll Medical owes $130,000

CHARLESTON — A Minnesota medical products distributor is suing a Charleston medical retail store, alleging failure to pay more than $130,000 for ordered goods.

Estate administrator alleges Transamerica failed to pay death benefits

BECKLEY — A Raleigh County woman is suing a licensed insurer, alleging breach of an insurance contract.

Estate administrator accuses asbestos products manufacturers of negligence

CHARLESTON — An estate administrator is suing asbestos products manufacturers, alleging failure to warn and negligence in causing the death of a relative.

W.Va. American Water settlement awaits final OK from judge

CHARLESTON—The settlement of the class action lawsuit involving the 2014 water crisis is still awaiting final approval from a federal judge.

WVU professor: Coal's future stable but could change long-term

MORGANTOWN — There is a future for coal in West Virginia, but the question of how it will change remains to be determined, according to one expert.

Texas man claims Shell convenience store's negligence led to injuries

FAYETTEVILLE — A Texas man is suing a Fayetteville Shell convenience store operator, alleging negligence in failing in failing to take sufficient measures to prevent injuries.

Moundsville couple alleges beer truck driver hit their vehicle

MOUNDSVILLE — A Moundsville couple is suing a beverage truck owner and driver, alleging their negligence caused a vehicle crash that injured the husband.

M&T Bank alleges Mineral Co. borrower owes $45,000

KEYSER — A financial institution is suing a Mineral County borrower, alleging breach of a business access line on a credit note.