Meigs County Common Pleas Court
POMEROY — Brad Lee Branham of Pomeroy was sentenced to nine months in prison, plus five years of community control, with the condition of successful completion of SEPTA after pleading guilty in two cases. Branham was pleaded guilty to gross sexual imposition, for which he was sentenced to nine months. He also pleaded guilty to disseminating matter harmful to juveniles and two counts of importuning. As an additional term of his sentence, Branham is not permitted to communicate with minors via social media or the internet. He is also required to register as a Tier I sex offender.
POMEROY — Dwayne Qualls of Pomeroy was sentenced to two years in prison after pleading guilty to felonious assault, a second-degree felony; assault of a peace officer, a fourth-degree felony; and assault, a fourth-degree felony. Judge I. Carson Crow accepted the guilty pleas and sentenced Qualls in accordance with the negotiated plea agreement. He will also be subject to three years of post-release control following his release from prison.
Meigs County Community Corrections
POMEROY — Meigs County Community Corrections has released a 10 most wanted list.
- Todd and Tabitha Ackerman
- Joseph Hajj
- Laura Curtis
- Jeffery Belcher
- Naz Priddy
- Jacob Pillow
- Jesse Partlow
- Calvin Freeman
- Harry “Nick” Harden
- John Spriggs
POMEROY — Marriage licenses were recently issued in Meigs County Probate Court to the following couples:
Joshua Martin Spires and Morgan Shyann Bell, both of Long Bottom;
Anthony James Heaton and Josette Dupree Legan, both of Pomeroy;
Emmanuel Cundiff of Mason, W.Va., and Danyel Lee Maynard of Middleport;
Denver Nelson Stonestreet and Terri Sue Gillman, both of Shade;
Warren Chase Payne and Desiree Nichol Dinguss, both of Pomeroy;
Joshua Bernard Rollman and Misty May Roberts, both of Racine;
Bryan Lee Lawrence and Anita Jo McElfresh, both of Portland;
Peter Hanes Knox of Lanham, Maryland, and Mica Markita Maria Smith of Portland;
Joshua Neil Booth and April Nicole Richards, both of Long Bottom;
John Charles Walkowiak and Tiffeny Lynn Bissell, both of Coolville;
Thomas Eugene Harris II of North Pole, Alaska, and Sheena Marie Fields of Rutland;
Travis Wayne Friend and Kelsey Kay Sellers, both of Pomeroy;
Giles Lee Hysell Jr. and Jessica Irene Jeffers, both of Racine;
Christopher Kenneth Cox and Crystal Marie Unbankes, both of Rutland;
Damon Scott Ledford and Emma Louise Powell, both of Racine;
Brenden Gage Black and Alisha Michele Jones, both of Hartford, W.Va.;
Bryan Harold Morris and Mary Ellen Dorman, both of Albany;
Adam Avery Bullington and Courtney Noelle Nitz, both of Racine;
Christopher Lee Workman of Rutland and Audra Marie Harrison of Pomeroy;
Kelly Clark Winebrenner Jr. and Savannah Rilan Hawley, both of Racine.
Common Pleas Court
An action of foreclosure has been filed by Home National Bank against Victor Lee Chevalier Jr. and Tracey R. Chevalier.
An action of dissolution has been filed by Jessann Black and Ryan Black.
An action of dissolution has been filed by Lee Ann Whobrey and Scotty Allen Whobrey.