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Circuit Court

Nicholas County is the only county in the Twenty-Eighth Judicial Circuit. The county seat is Summersville.


Judge Stephen O. Callaghan   
Nicholas County Courthouse  
700 Main Street, Room 216  
Summersville, WV 26651  
304-872-7840  
Fax: 304-872-7887

Debbie Facemire, Clerk  
Nicholas County Courthouse  
700 Main Street, Suite 5  
Summersville, WV 26651  
304-872-7810  
Fax: 304-872-7863


 

Family Court

Nicholas County is in the Sixteenth Family Court Circuit, which also includes Clay County.


Clay Nicholas

Judge Harley E. Stollings  
Nicholas County  
511 Church Street, 3rd Floor  
Summersville, WV 26651  
304-872-9618  
Fax: 304-872-9621


 

Magistrate Court


Magistrate Sarah Meadows Brown  
(address same as Magistrate Clerk)  
304-872-7850

Magistrate Mike Hanks  
(address same as Magistrate Clerk)  
304-872-7850

Magistrate Doren W. Plummer  
(address same as Magistrate Clerk)  
304-872-7850  

Magistrate's Fax: 304-872-9626

Agnes L. Johnson, Clerk  
511 Church Street  
Summersville, WV 26651   
304-872-7829  
Fax: 304-872-7888


 

Probation


Kenneth D. Sales, Chief
Sherry L. Cook, Deputy Chief

Probation Office  
Nicholas County Courthouse  
700 Main Street, Suite 7  
Summersville, WV 26651  
304-872-7860  
Fax: 304-872-7887