The Braxton Democrat

Braxton Magistrate Report

MagistrateBeth SmithJune 21: Benjamin Matthew Morris of Berkley Springs, possession of marijuana, guilty plea, fine/court costs assessed.June 24: Braydon A. Ralbusky of Letart, expired MVI x2, dismissed, proof provided; Lisa[Read More…]


Martha Jean SmithMartha Jean Smith, 82, of Lititz, passed away peacefully on Monday, June 27, 2022 at Brethren Village.Born in Sutton, WV, she was the daughter of the late Richard[Read More…]

Braxton County Magistrate Report

Magistrate Beth SmithJune 21: Sarah Beth Balcourt of Sutton, fraudulent schemes, warrant issued, bond set at $2500 personal recognizance.June 22: Wesley D. Miller of Cowen, no hands free device, dismissed[Read More…]

Several have day in Circuit Court

Several Braxton County Circuit Court hearings have recently been completed by the Honorable Judge Richard A. Facemire. Braxton County Assistant Prosecuting Attorney Dara A. Acord presented the state’s evidence to[Read More…]


Wilma Jean BradyWilma Jean Brady, 60, of Duck, passed away on Friday, June 17, 2022, at her residence.She was born July 18, 1961 in Sutton, the daughter of the late[Read More…]