• Public Record-Citations-March 24, 2017

    Dates on citations indicate when the offense was adjudicated, not when it was issued

    Kelly O’Bryan, 1976, careless driving, speed, $243 (Sept. 7),

    James Elmore, 1948, disregarding stop sign, $168 (Sept. 7).

    Mark Milburn, 1974, speeding, $175 (Aug. 29)

    Gregory Edelen, 1966, disregarding stop sign, $163 (Aug. 29).

    Cameron Savage, 1996, speeding, $175 (Sept. 7).

    Cassandra Buford, 1992, speeding, $163 (Sept. 12).

    Ronald Hodge, 1952, speeding, $163 (Aug. 31).

  • Public Record-Divorces-March 24, 2017

    Michael David Fowler, 67, Marilyn Rigdon Martin, 52, divorce final Feb. 2 (date of marriage July 17, 2011).

    Daniel Wayne McClaskey, 42, Amy Jo Garrett, 41, divorce final Feb. 2 (date of marriage Nov. 1, 2003).

    Jimmy Stamper, 36, Valerie Brooke Blevins, 31, divorce final Feb. 3 (date of marriage March 29, 2014).

    Christina Marie James, 42, Richard Edward Cook, 43, divorce final Feb. 15 (date of marriage July 13, 2013).

    Bethany Kay Downs, 38, Jimmie Thomas Crask, 39, divorce final Feb. 15 (date of marriage March 22, 1996).

  • Public Record-Property transfers-March 24, 2017


    James and Mary Bryan to Connie Mouser, of New Haven, real estate in Nelson County.

    William and Christy Kelly, of Franklin to Brandon and Ashley Faulconer, of Bardstown, Lot 29 Heritage Park, $174,000.

    Ronald and Sue Watts to Sarah Wimsatt, all of Bardstown, Lots 11, 12 and 13, Block D Fairgrounds Villa, $80,500.

    Patricia Brown and John Brown II to Bryan and Sonya Fournier, all of Bardstown, real estate in Nelson County, $142,900.

  • Public Record-Zoning permits-MARCH 24, 2017

    Zoning permits for Feb. 27- March 17

    James Kevin Bryan, 575 Leonard Hall Road, 20’ x 50’ enclosed lean-to addition onto existing building.

    Timothy Bishoff, 3114 Walter Hall Road, three storage buildings in a 20’ x 10’ space.

    Olde Bloomfield Holding Co, 104 Fairfield Road, Interior/Exterior alteration to fix damage from a car.

    Hannah Dones, Hilton Lane, conventional detached single-family dwelling.

    Joseph and Amanda Phelps, 738 Shumate Lane, 30’ x 30’ detached garage/storage.

  • Request made to revoke probation in sexual matter case

    A Bloomfield man who received probation late last year for a sex crime case was arrested recently for violating conditions of his probation.

    According to a report from the Division of Probation and Parole filed Wednesday in the case against David Drahos, the 35-year-old violated a number of the strict conditions imposed on him.

  • Circuit clerk warns of jury duty phone scam

    Nelson County residents are being warned of a telephone scam taking place in the area related to jury duty.

    In an email to media Monday morning, Nelson County Circuit Clerk Diane Thompson said she had received several phone calls from citizens claiming a caller, posing as a Nelson County Sheriff’s deputy, tells them they have failed to report to jury duty and will be charged a fine.

  • Jail logs: March 16-17, 2017

    Michael C. Burgan, 33, probation violation (2015).

    William Russ Clark, 40, violation of conditions of release (2017).

    Nelson Dwayne Saylor, 47, fourth-degree assault, resisting arrest.

    Ray Antoine Calbert, 40, failure to comply with sex offender registration, first-degree persistent felony offender.

    Tiffany L. Mattingly, 28, non-payment of fines.

    Roderick Brown, 24, flagrant non-support.

    Amber Diane Hyatte, 30, non-payment of fines (2016).

  • Man accused of smoking meth with teens charged with rape

    A man accused of smoking meth with teenage girls was indicted Wednesday on first-degree rape charges as well as drug-related charges.

    According to criminal complaints previously filed in the case against Jason Young, 29, the Hodgenville man was accused of meeting up with at least one 15-year-old girl on more than one occasion and smoking crystal meth.

    Young was arrested Feb. 19 and at the time only faced drug-related charges, though investigators said more charges could be possible.

  • Man indicted for stealing car from Conway Heaton

    A Mount Washington man with a record has been indicted in Nelson County on felony charges related to the theft of a vehicle.

    According to the indictment filed Wednesday in Nelson Circuit Court, Anthony Ray White, 48, is accused of taking a 2014 black Ford Mustang GT belonging to the Conway Heaton Automotive Center on Feb. 4.

  • Three indicted after drugs found in home with kids

    Three Louisville adults were indicted Wednesday on drug and child endangerment charges after allegedly staying in a Nelson County home where they possessed drugs in the presence of small children.

    Thomas W. Biggers Jr., 21, Timothy A. Harrington, 37, and Erica D. Cooley, 26, were all indicted on charges of complicity to first-degree possession of meth, complicity to possession of drug paraphernalia, complicity to first-degree criminal trespass and complicity to endangering the welfare of a minor.