POINT PLEASANT — The following divorces have been finalized and filed in the office of Mason County Circuit Clerk Bill Withers (maiden names listed when available): Phillip L. Harper and Jacqulyn Hall. William Floyd, Jr. and Heather Dye. Barry A. Jividen and Amy M. Edwards. Jason W. Johnson and Rebecca J. Pearson. Jesse Ball and Alisha. Michael L. Rodgers and Yvette L. Cossin. Charles L. Fields and Sarah M. Brua. John W. Blankenship and Cathy J. Simpkins. Terry E. Nutter and Vada C. McClanahan.
LAKIN — The Mason County Detachment of the West Virginia State Police reports the following arrests and accident: Michael S. Riggs, 22, Letart, reckless driving, failure to stop at stop sign, violation of UTV laws, fleeing, driving suspended, possession of marijuana less than 15 grams, transported to Western Regional Jail, arrested by Sr. Trooper S.C. Allen. Barry G. Thompson, 49, Leon, warrant for Jackson county capias violation of protective order times four, arrested by Cpl. B.L. Keefer.
Mark A. Barton, 60, Mason, was driving a 2005 Chevy truck on W.Va. 62 in Clifton where he allegedly rear ended a 2002 Pontiac Firebird driven by Tereasa C. Board, 51, Point Pleasant. Board was transported to Pleasant Valley Hospital for treatment of her injuries. Barton was cited for DUI with injury to other than self, failure to maintain control and was transported to the Western Regional Jail. Investigated by Sr. Trooper S.C. Allen.