The Braxton Democrat

Two Charged With Bug Ridge B & E

Two individuals are facing multiple charges following a burglary on Bug Ridge near Sutton last weekend. Braxton County Sheriff’s Deputies received a call of a possible breaking and entering at[Read More…]


William Burl “Punk” HamnerWilliam Burl “Punk” Hamner, 69, passed away at his home in Mansfield, Ohio, on Tuesday, January 3, 2023. He was born on July 19, 1953, in Columbus,[Read More…]

Magistrate Report

Magistrate Beth SmithJanuary 12: Coty L. Prunty of Burnsville, domestic battery, warrant issued, bond set at $1,500 personal recognizance.January 13: Samuel M. Miller of Gassaway, no proof of insurance, no[Read More…]

Braxton Magistrate Report

Magistrate Beth SmithJanuary 3: James Scott Gerber, Jr. of Sutton, no seatbelt, no contest plea, fine assessed and paid; Sara E. Conley of Sutton, no seatbelt, guilty plea, fine assessed[Read More…]