• Public Record-Driver's Licenses-Dec. 6

    The following have received a driver’s license in November 2013

    Stephen T. Ball, Sarah E. Mattingly, James J. Hutchins, Michael G. Metcalf, Matthew L. Fields, Mikayla M. Dennison.

    The following have received an intermediate license in November 2013

  • Public Record-Citations-Dec. 6

    Joseph Simpson II, 1986, no seat belts, $25.

    Daniel M. Norris, 1984, no seat belts, $25.

    Toby A. Meredith, 1989, federal safety regulations pt. 396, $168.

    Randall Craig Thompson Jr., 1988, speed, $189.

    George David Lawrence, 1964, speed, DUI, $748 plus 4 days, alcohol and drug education.

    April D. Cothern, 1984, improper equipment, $163.

    Judy J. Ash, 1960, speed, $173.

    James T. Abanatha, 1968, no seat belts, $25.

    Tracy D. Mount, 1963, speed, $143 plus state traffic school.

  • Public Record-Property Transfers, Dec. 6

    All Rite Inc., of Bardstown, to DMW Rentals LLC, of Bardstown, real estate in Nelson County, $50.

    Cale and Christine White, of Vine Grove, to Cale and Christine White, of Vine Grove, $1.

    William Mudd Jr., to Joshua Hatfield and Robin Cull, of Bloomfield, real estate in Nelson County, $8,580.

    Amanda and Michael Burba, of Bloomfield, et al, to Amanda and Michael Burba, of Bloomfield, real estate in Nelson County, $1.

    Margaret Jean Nally to James and Dana Burress, all of Bardstown, Lot 62 Wellington Place, Phase III, $261,500.

  • Public Record-Zoning Permits, Dec. 6

    Permits for the week of Nov. 18 and 25

    Clifford Gambrel, 1135 Hobbs Lane, ag structure.

    David and Sandy Allen, 1050 Manton Road, SF Dwelling.

    Hal Wheatley, 110 Life Care Way, accessory.

    James Clint Hayden, 990 Bloomfield Road, accessory.

    Dennis Caldwell, Woodlawn Road (KY 605), Ag structure.

    Sheila Osbourne, Louisville Road (US 31E), SF dwelling.

    Robert McDonald, 1007 Cliffwood Drive, SF addition.

    James Boone Jr., 4055 New Hope Road , SF dwelling.

  • Nelson Circuit Court sentencings

    The following people were sentenced recently in Nelson Circuit Court on Nov. 21. All had previously entered a plea of guilty or had been found guilty during a criminal trial.

  • November 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 on Dec. 5.


  • Three plead guilty to riot at field party

    Three men with alleged ties to the Bardstown Money Gang pleaded guilty to charges stemming from an August field party that resulted in charges against four men.

    Reid Shacoi “Coi” Young, Marcus Grundy, and Quacy Sheckles, all 19 and of Bardstown, accepted plea agreements during court late Thursday afternoon before they were set to go to jury trial on Monday. 

  • Five indicted for scamming elderly man with Alzheimer’s

    Five people are accused of repeatedly exploiting a 78-year-old man suffering from Alzheimer’s disease over the past few years.

    A Nelson County grand jury indicted five people on charges they took advantage of Phillip Nally’s declining memory to scam him out of up to $25,000.

    Police say the accused approached Nally between October 2011 and this September claiming he owed them money for work done on his property.

    Police arrested William Scott Bartley, 30, on Sept. 9 on one charge of theft by deception and one count of abuse of an adult.

  • Public Record-Divorces, Nov. 18

    Christopher Dale Witte, 40, Tina Jo Cecil, 39, divorce final Nov. 6 (maiden name restored).
    David Ross Saunders, 22; Briana L. Saunders, 17, divorce final Nov. 6.
    Hasmukh Nanubhai Patel, 50; Jignasa Maganbhai Patel, 35, divorce final Nov. 6.
    James Patrick Lyvers, 43; Raquel Rouse, 44, divorce final Nov. 6.
    Richard Benjamin Nest, 66; Martha Ann Fitzgerald, 64, divorce final Nov. 7.
    Kevin E. Brown, 50; Lisa C. Leewe, 51, divorce final Oct. 24 (maiden name restored).

  • Public Record-Marriages-Nov. 18

    Finis Ray Cundiff, 89, Bardstown, retired; Charlotte Louise Wilson, 70, Bardstown, retired.
    Matthew Eric Batcheldor, 36, Louisville, journalist; Heather Jean Donahoe, 33, Mount Juliet, writer.
    Philip Brent Mattingly, 27, Springfield, salesman; Danielle Marie Manley, 25, Bardstown, massage therapist.
    Gary Emanuel Coy, 36, Cox’s Creek, parole officer; Bridgette Renee Bridgette King Kelley, 31, Cox’s Creek, probation parole officer.
    Kevin Alan Keene, 33, Bardstown, elecrician; Susan Rebecca Hardin, 31, Bardstown, occupational therapist.