§51-3-7. Place of sessions of courts of county; destruction of
Every circuit court, county court and other court of record of
any county shall be held at the courthouse of such county, except
where some other place is prescribed by law or lawfully appointed.
When the courthouse of a county is destroyed or is not in a
condition to be occupied, such court shall hold its sessions at
such places as may be appointed by order of the county court. A
copy of such order or warrant shall be posted by the clerk of the
county court at the front door of his office, at the courthouse
door, unless the courthouse has been destroyed, and at the place so
Note: WV Code updated with legislation passed through the 2016 Regular Session
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