• Zoning Compliance Nov. 8, 2013

    Permits for the week of October 21 and  28, 2013.    
    Bardstown Housing Authority,    102-178 Robin Drive, public accessory structure.
    Larry Williams, 127 Kenton Drive, accessory. Joseph L Hutchins, 1010 Granite Drive Ste. 4, commercial alteration.
    Joseph L Hutchins    1010 Granite Drive Ste. 3, commercial alteration.
    Wayne Barnes, 1426 Barnes Road    SW, Mfd. Jim Beam, 1600 Lebanon Junction Road, industrial structure.

  • Property Transfers: November 8, 2013

    Patricia Hord, of Bardstown, to Patricia Hord, real estate in Nelson County, $1.

    Master Commissioner’s Deed-BAC Home Loans Servicing, et al, to Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corporation, McLean, Va., real estate in Nelson County, , $86, 667.

    Master Commissioner’s Deed-Chase Home Finance LLC, et al, to JPMorgan Chase Bank, of Columbus, Ohio, Lot 1 Kingston Estates, $79,334.

    Carrie and James McDonald, of Cox’s Creek, et al, to Joanne Johnson, of Bardstown, real estate in Nelson County, $29,000.

  • Man found guilty of sexually abusing underage girl

    Following a three-day jury trial, Kevin M. Fox was found guilty of sexually abusing an underage girl two years ago.

    A jury decided Wed–nesday that the Bardstown resident was guilty of first-degree sexual abuse and should serve two years in prison for the offense.

    “The jury made the right decision and the Commonwealth was pleased with the outcome,” said Assistant Commonwealth Attorney Joseph Ballard, who handled the case, of the guilty verdict. “Hopefully this will help to bring closure to the victim.”

  • October Nelson County grand jury indictments

    Note: The indictment of a person by a grand jury or otherwise is an accusation only and that person is presumed innocent until and unless proven guilty.


    The following people have been indicted by a Nelson County grand jury.  They are set for arraignment in Nelson Circuit Court Oct. 16.


  • Nelson County sentencings for Oct. 17

    The following people were sentenced recently in Nelson Circuit Court on Oct. 17. All had previously entered a plea of guilty or had been found guilty during a criminal trial.


  • Masden pleads guilty to assault for stabbing

    Charges were amended in an attempted murder case, and a Cox’s Creek woman has pleaded guilty.
    Mary Masden, 50, who stabbed Jerry Mudd in the back of the head and left shoulder on July 17, pleaded guilty to fourth-degree assault during her pretrial conference.
    Masden was originally charged with attempted murder, which is a class B felony and punishable of 10-20 years in prison, and tampering with physical evidence which has a penalty of 1-5 years in prison.

  • Public Record-Oct. 24, 2013-Citations

    David Chesser, 1958, possession of marijuana, $253 plus 10 days/10 days suspended.
    Sara Wright, 1982, theft by deception, $468.81 plus 60 days/60 days suspended.
    Misty McElroy, 1985, theft by deception, $281.59 plus 30 days/30 days suspended.
    Susie Johnson, 1954, theft by deception, $313.79.
    Cameron Hester, 1995, no seat belt, $25.
    Joshua Searcy, 1980, public intoxication of controlled substance, $183.
    Jonathan Hutchins, 1981, disorderly conduct, $253 plus 10 days/10 days suspended.

  • Public Record- Oct. 24, 2013-Divorces

    Michael Douglas Hellard, 33; Peggy Rose Clan, 33, divorce final Oct. 15.
    Jonathan Lee Chaudoin, 27; Nell Catherine Hayden, 27, divorce final Oct. 14 (maiden name restored).
    Kyle Patrick Dever, 28; Brandy Jo Beam, 31, divorce final Oct. 14 (maiden name restored).
    Ronald J. Comerzan Jr., 38; Jani L. Chesser, 38, divorce final Oct. 15.
    Johnny Dean Johnson, 49; Terry Ann Johnson, 43, divorce final Oct. 3.
    James Gregory Barber, 23; Lara Kaye Watson, 21, divorce final Oct. 3 (maiden name restored).

  • Public Record-Oct. 24, 2013-marriages

    Travis Dewayne Smith, 36, Bardstown, lawn service; Tina Renee Ingram, 41, Bardstown, factory.
    Charles Douglas Crump, 48, Bardstown, Barton’s; Sheila Denine Davis, 43, Bardstown, Whayne Supply.
    Robert Earl Dishon III, 22, Bardstown, welder; Denise Elizabeth Hill, 22, Bardstown, pharmacy tech.
    Eric Dean Harrell, 39, Bardstown, manager; Yvonne Suzette Bieryly, 40, Bardstown, administrative assistant.
    Travis Lee Greenwell, 27, Bardstown, self-employed construction; Sara Christine Willett, 29, Bardstown, teacher.

  • Public Record-Oct. 24, 2013-Transfers

    R&D Real Estate LLC of Bardstown, to Justin and Jennifer Koch, of Bardstown, real estate in Nelson County, $192,000.
    Mark and Ashley Solmos, of Bardstown, to PF Holdings LLC of Bardstown, Lot 146 Woodlawn Springs Golf and Residential Resort, Phase Five, $130,000.
    Kentucky Housing Corporation of Frankfort to Joseph and Candice Downs, of Bardstown, Lot 70 Creekwood Subdivision, $43,500.
    Wayne and Tina Vittitow, of Boston, to Daniel and Debra Woods, of Boston, real estate in Nelson County, $30,000.