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Doddridge school board alleged to have failed to hire woman because of age

Lhalie Castillo Oct. 17, 2017, 1:34pm

WEST UNION – A 56-year-old Jackson County woman alleges that she was not hired for a teaching position because of her age.

Individual claims Antero, Key Oil are trespassing, owe royalties

Louie Torres Sep. 26, 2017, 2:09pm

WEST UNION – An Ohio man alleges that he has not been paid royalties for wells in Doddridge County.

Attorney: EQT drilling verdict 'affirms property rights of surface landowners'

Carrie Salls Sep. 23, 2017, 12:22pm

WEST UNION – A jury verdict delivered earlier this month that ordered EQT Production Co. to pay $190,000 to two Doddridge County landowners after the company built a well pad on their land without permission “simply means that the industry will need to negotiate in good faith with surface landowners to obtain the use of their land prior to the commencement of horizontal drilling operations,” David Grubb of The Grubb Law Group told The West Virginia Record.

Homeowner claims Dish Network to blame for fire that damaged home

Wadi Reformado Sep. 18, 2017, 11:41am

UNION – A West Union woman alleges that her home was destroyed in a fire caused by the negligent installation of Dish Network equipment.

Doddridge jury awards property owners nearly $200k in lawsuit

Kyla Asbury Sep. 14, 2017, 10:29am

WEST UNION – A jury awarded two property owners nearly $200,000 in a lawsuit filed in 2014 alleging EQT Production Company trespassed on their properties and built a shale gas drilling pad without their permission.

Norman Jackson Trucking driver alleges brakes failed on truck, caused accident at well site

Wadi Reformado Sep. 12, 2017, 9:22am

UNION – A Pennsboro couple is seeking damages after a truck accident that severely injured the husband.

Tractor-trailer passenger alleges he was injured in Route 50 accident

Philip Gonzales Aug. 9, 2017, 7:45am

WEST UNION – A Kentucky man alleges he was injured when the tractor-trailer he was in was struck from behind by a Saint Marys man.

Holding company alleges rental business, employer, employee owe more than $100,000

Philip Gonzales Jul. 4, 2017, 8:10am

WEST UNION — A holding company is suing trucking businesses, alleging gross negligence in failure to pay more than $100,000 for a crash caused by the defendants.

Oil well worker blames energy companies for injuries

Mike Torres May 8, 2017, 11:05am

WEST UNION — A Pennsylvania man is suing a mining corporation, alleging a hostile work environment and negligence in failing to prevent injuries.

Mineral rights owner accuses lessee of breaching contract

Philip Gonzales Mar. 28, 2017, 9:11am

An Ohio company that owns mineral rights in Doddridge County is suing a lease owner over an alleged breach of contract.

Property owner accuses loan servicer, holder, purchaser of illegal foreclosure

Philip Gonzales Mar. 17, 2017, 9:07am

WEST UNION — A Doddridge County property owner is suing a loan servicer, holder and purchaser, alleging an illegal foreclosure.

Contractor blames drilling site operators for injuries

Philip Gonzales Mar. 14, 2017, 10:55am

WEST UNION — An Ohio contractor is suing drilling site operators, alleging their negligence caused him to suffer injuries. 

Salem residents say Ford unable to repair new Explorer

Philip Gonzales Feb. 22, 2017, 9:46am

WEST UNION — Two Salem residents are suing Ford Motor Co., citing alleged breach of express and implied warranties.

Truck driver blames well service operator, employee for causing crash

Philip Gonzales Jan. 11, 2017, 12:07pm

WEST UNION — A Pennsylvania truck operator is suing a Texas oil well service business and its employee, alleging their negligence caused a crash that injured the plaintiff. 

Mineral interest owners allege natural gas producers breached contract

Philip Gonzales Dec. 28, 2016, 10:31am

WEST UNION — Doddridge County mineral interest owners are suing natural gas producers, alleging breach of fiduciary duty.

West Union couple sues Antero Resources for negligence

Kyla Asbury Dec. 23, 2016, 10:33am

CLARKSBURG – A West Union couple is suing Antero Resources Corporation after they claim the company was negligent and caused them damages.

Company claims Doddridge County Emergency Squad Inc. owes more than $6,000 on card

Philip Gonzales Dec. 19, 2016, 10:46am

WEST UNION – A Pennsylvania corporation alleges a West Union emergency services provider has not paid for charges on a credit card.

Landowner alleges Markwest Liberty Midstream did not perform reclamation duties

Philip Gonzales Nov. 16, 2016, 7:28am

WEST UNION – A trustee alleges an oil and gas company did not restore a property per their agreement.

Registered nurse claims medical services providers wrongfully terminated her employment

Philip Gonzales Nov. 3, 2016, 9:29am

A registered nurse is suing Medexpress Urgent Care Inc.-West Virginia d/b/a Medexpress Urgent Care-Huntington and Friday Simpson, M.D., medical services providers, citing alleged retaliation and wrongful termination.

Property owner accuses natural gas pipeline developer of trespassing

Philip Gonzales Oct. 21, 2016, 2:01pm

WEST UNION — A Doddridge County property owner is suing a natural gas pipeline developer, alleging trespassing.