On Monday, July 13, 2015, Earl Ray Tomblin, Governor of West Virginia, declared a state of emergency in Braxton, Webster and Wood counties, due to severe flooding after heavy rainfall on Sunday night and Monday morning. He also issued a state of preparedness for 35 additional counties. State resources have been mobilized to combat the severe flooding, as well as downed power lines and trees.
The 35 counties affected by the state of preparedness are: Barbour, Boone, Cabell, Calhoun, Clay, Doddridge, Fayette, Gilmer, Greenbrier, Harrison, Jackson, Kanawha, Lewis, Lincoln, Logan, Mason, McDowell, Mercer, Mingo, Monroe, Nicholas, Pleasants, Pocahontas, Putnam, Raleigh, Randolph, Ritchie, Roane, Summers, Taylor, Tyler, Upshur, Wayne, Wirt and Wyoming counties.
Please note that the weather emergency in the state may contribute to delayed court search results. Corporate Screening will continue to monitor the situation and update you as we learn more. Once again, we appreciate your understanding.