Blackie and Ekko Join the Doddridge County Sheriff's Department
Blackie and Ekko, K9 officers, are ready to get to work serving and protecting the citizens of Doddridge County.
Deputy Chris Garner will work with Blackie, a 16-month-old Dutch Sheppard and Ekko, a two and a half year old Belgian Malinois, will work with Deputy Kirby Miller.
Illegal drug users beware - both dogs are trained to sniff out narcotics.
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Be sure to check out the two new articles by S. Tom Bond, Retired Chemistry Professor and Resident Farmer, Lewis County, WV on our OP/ED page.
July 2014 Indictments
Four Doddridge County residents - Donald Emmit Jones, age 66, Clarence Edward Thomas, age 77, and Lisa Law, 39, and Reuben Charles Law, both 39, were indicted in July on multiple counts of sexual abuse by a parent, guardian, custodian, or person in a position of trust.
Shane Willis, age 27. was charged with 6 counts of child and 2 counts of domestic abuse.
Anthony Neil Garvin, age 36, was charged with breaking and entering, grand larceny and destruction of property.
James Hughs, age 49, was charged with being a felon in possession of a firearm and brandishing a weapon.
Steven L. Hughes, age 21, was indicted on two counts of malicious wounding.
New Substation in Doddridge County
FirstEnergy Corp. is building a new transmission substation in Doddridge County (near Sherwood); it should be completed by the end of this year.
The new substation also will support the Marcellus Shale industry and and enhance service reliability for Mon Power customers in Doddridge County.
Thank You to Tammy Beamer who takes the time to record meetings for people who can't attend.
Doddridge County Commission Meeting 08/14/2014